Thursday, November 26, 2015

I spent Friday night with a singing farmer's daughter and it was the most fun I've had in a very long time.

You really need to be in tip-top shape to come down with anything nowadays. The down-and-out workout.

The federal government's annual game of fact or fiction - once known as the budget process - kicked off its nine-month season Feb.

Be My Guest (Columnist) I offer this pointed article by Kia Harries in place of my own column with appreciation to her.

An interesting question came in the other day. "What does Extension think about sand-based freestalls versus waterbeds?" It is fair to say that Extension fully supports sand as the platinum freestall base for a couple of reasons.

Don't you just hate it when worlds collide? My second-grader informed us, imperiously, that Cupid is "just a myth.

If the weather forecast for the southern Illinois farm of my youth promised three or four cold and clear days in early February, the work forecast promised three or four days of hot and heavy hog butchering.

Maybe it's laziness, but when I fix on a thought process that requires a quick answer, my focus goes fuzzy.

I found out something this past week that sort of has me stumped. I am addicted to oil. Now, I am trying to figure out how this happened.

This paper runs some great articles on a wide variety of topics: nature, science, human interest, history, progress, and of course farm life.