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All eyes are on your farm, so why not open the gate?

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Not everyone is eager to put their farms or ranches — their lives — on display. But consumers can’t tell how much you care about all the responsibilities entrusted to you unless they meet you.

Homegrown apples: How to plant apple trees this fall

Friday, September 11, 2015

Apples are the perfect backyard fruit, and fall is a great time to plant apple trees in USDA Hardiness zones 5-10.

Understanding capricious milk prices: How to make the most of your next milk check

Thursday, September 10, 2015

The USDA might be the entity that calculates component prices, but you are the one who determines how much of each component your cows are producing.

Time spent together outdoors is just plain fun for all ages

Thursday, September 10, 2015

It’s been said a million times that the best and most lasting thing a parent can give his or her child is time, and time spent watching a bobber is about as good as it gets.

Ask FSA Andy about program deadlines

Thursday, September 10, 2015

September brings two significant deadlines for major FSA programs: ARC/PLC and Margin Protection Program.

No immigrants, means no food

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Another look at the immigration issue, and what the loss of immigrants would mean.

Seasonal piles

Thursday, September 10, 2015

I only clean for new people. In fact, if I clean for you, we probably aren’t that close — yet.

Strite tractors once had a storied history

Thursday, September 10, 2015

One of the many forgotten pioneers of the fledgling tractor industry was George T. Strite.

Proper planning can help you avoid costly pond problems

Thursday, September 10, 2015

A successful pond can be very rewarding and enjoyable, but a failing pond is a very costly and frustrating issue.

Trying to keep a dog breed alive

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Part of the problem that has doomed the English Shepherd to rare breed status is the lack of name recognition.


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