Last week a caller to my radio show asked that I explain the word “mast.” “I’ve often heard you use the term, but I’m not sure exactly what it means,” she said. It’s a great question, especially at this time of year.
The concept of “Soil Health” has received a lot of attention recently.
Today I want to tell you a bit more of the great British Steam Engine and Cultivating Machine Company based on Michael Lane’s book The Story of The Steam Plough Works that was published in 1980.
Hunting season was a special time of year.
The thing I love about political season is … nothing. Not a single blessed thing. How is this possible?
Hunting trips are always focused on a single animal, species, or trophy but there are often more wild critters, some small, some big, if one looks beyond the prey.
Plenty to criticize in the new farm bill.
Hello Friends! My kids love Halloween, and judging from the decorations on some of the houses around the mile, there are several adults in my area who love it as well. Sometimes it takes me back to when I was a kid. My mother would help make me up into either a ghost or some […]
Drug testing can help your company weed-out issues.
There is nothing in the market to indicate we could have high grain prices. We have just seen a bounce from awful prices.
Microgreens and sprouts are two superfoods that are easier to grow indoors and produce a crop much quicker, in as little as 5 days.
In looking back over a lifetime of influences, most of my friends and school mates will tell you that those who command respect are the teachers from whom we learned the most.
I sat in my Jeep thinking about all the administrative tasks I could have been doing at the office instead of waiting to see the yellow school bus full of first graders pull in for a field trip I said I would help with.
All right, listen up! We’ve got a lot to sort out here and little time to do it.
A frequent question among readers in the aftermath of last winter’s deep freeze was, “How do birds survive overnight low temperatures that plunge below zero degrees Fahrenheit?”
Beginning Nov. 17, farmers will have the opportunity to come into their local FSA office and declare which program option they want to be in for the life of this new farm bill.
Deer permits mean different things, in different counties.
Fall is an excellent time of the year for stockpiling fescue for delayed grazing.
I got my start with other people’s cull cows, just a bid or two above the hamburger market — which was not so dear back then.
We’ve all seen — and sometimes shunned — them.