Saturday, July 30, 2016
milk poured into glass

With low milk prices, it’s important, as the saying goes, to “squeeze every penny possible out of the milk check.”
girl kicking soccer ball into goal

When did high school sports games turn into opportunities for parents to let their tempers run out of control?
Cover crops

Conservation questions are endless, and so are the resources.
Coalwood, West Virginia

Sutherland meets a woman from a small mining town in West Virginia like the one she enjoys reading about in a Homer Hickman novel.
aerial farmland

It’s hard to think of summer without thinking of the many neighbors who shared the southern Illinois heat, humidity and mosquitoes on the dairy farm of my youth.
frog

Drive slowly on back roads at night to see a steady parade of frogs, toads and even Efts.
groundhog

The outdoors experience is like none other, but you have to put in some effort.
Grazing lambs

The grazier needs to be aware of the parasite status of the herd or flock and how grazing management and pasture rotation are connected to parasite management.
traction engine

I suppose this title can be applied to most any area of human endeavor but if we are thinking of steam engines and steam shows, which is my usual field, many details come to mind.
wheat field

A career in calling the markets means a career of natural mistakes.
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