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Happy New Year

Thursday, December 30, 2004

As we arrive at the end of this year 2004, I look back at our reflections on 90 years of Farm and Dairy.

All I want for Christmas is a book

Thursday, December 23, 2004

I crawled under the covers and hoped Keith would ignore the ice cube toes I inched closer to his leg.

Guerilla gifting is tough war to win

Thursday, December 23, 2004

On the 13th day of Christmas my true love gave to me a completely unexpected gift and I had nothing in return.

A life of simple living and giving

Thursday, December 23, 2004

(Author’s note: The following column was first published the week of Christmas 1994. Now, by tradition, it returns.

HAPPY HOLIDAYS

Thursday, December 23, 2004

Here we are in the midst of our holidays; our usual “to do” lists can nearly double during this season.

The days of old seem perfect

Thursday, December 23, 2004

Reading this Christmas book of personal stories collected by President Carter prompted many memories shared by my father over the years.

Johanns’ confirmation is easy; it’s everything else that will be hard

Thursday, December 16, 2004

A few days after his presidential nomination to replace Ann Veneman as secretary of agriculture, Nebraska Gov.

Why do we need job descriptions?

Thursday, December 16, 2004

One task many dairy managers say they would like to accomplish is to develop written job descriptions for their employees.

Pocket Panache

Thursday, December 16, 2004

Struggling in my handbag is an almost daily experience for me. Oh, I made sure to choose a bag with all the organizer pockets including one for a cell phone.

Book reminds us good overpowers evil

Thursday, December 16, 2004

It has been said that much can be determined about the character of a man by studying the way he treats animals.

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