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Why you need a chief financial officer

Thursday, November 4, 2004

Financial management of dairy farms is one of the biggest challenges of today’s managers.
Like raising heifers and spreading manure on the far-away fields, financial management often gets relegated to the bottom of the to-do list.

How The Cookie Crumbles

Thursday, October 28, 2004

Cookies aren’t going away anytime soon since they are firmly baked into our culture. According to one food historian, “[They] mean mother, and milk, and tea.

Speaking out on verbal abuse

Thursday, October 28, 2004

Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me?
Speak for yourself pal. Words, when abused, give me a screaming headache.

Not knowing beans about seed corn

Thursday, October 28, 2004

Love him or hate him, controversial filmmaker Michael Moore has his self-described “America’s biggest slacker” act down pat.

Nutrients: How valuable are forages?

Thursday, October 28, 2004

As the winter feeding period approaches, thoughts of my feeding program come to mind.

Getting The Picture

Thursday, October 21, 2004

Hearing a television in another room leaves a lot to be desired since the sound was meant to accompany a picture in order to get the full effect.

Program enriched many lives

Thursday, October 21, 2004

One of the most interesting segments of time in American history is one that few youth of today know anything about.

Gift anxiety: Present and accounted for

Thursday, October 21, 2004

Let me be the first to gleefully – and with a certain amount of malice – point out to you that there are only 63 shopping days left until Christmas.

Few fan-o-grams in columnist’s mail

Thursday, October 21, 2004

It’s been more than a year since readers have had their say in this weekly space, so, in the spirit of this election season – warning: mudballs ahead – here’s their take on my take of agriculture.

Fighting terrorism on the home front

Thursday, October 21, 2004

It’s been more than three years since Sept. 11, 2001. And each day, our focus on that horrendous tragedy blurs.

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