Columns

All Categories

  • It’s OK to ‘farm like a girl’

  • How to manage a profitable market garden

  • Lackluster grain markets trade weak news

Columns Results

A hint of better grain prices this morning

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

These are hard times to make decisions, and most farmers have deferred decisions and are just storing crops for higher prices.

Get crafty with mason jars

Friday, January 30, 2015

Put leftover canning jars to use with these simple and fun crafts.

Water quality: Farmers, are you doing best you can?

Thursday, January 29, 2015

No matter where you farm, or what you farm, you impact water quality with your production practices and management decisions: Commentary by Editor Susan Crowell

Landowners should always be willing to ‘do what’s right’

Thursday, January 29, 2015

All citizens share in the responsibility of land stewardship.

Hard work helped by early technology

Thursday, January 29, 2015

For centuries, grain was threshed by beating the grain with flails, trampling it with horses or oxen, or by pulling stone or wooden rollers and sledges over it.

Bless this wondrous mess

Thursday, January 29, 2015

The entire eight days GirlWonder was on vacation I prided myself on how well I was handling her absence.

The Great Backyard Bird Count is just in time

Thursday, January 29, 2015

The 18th annual Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) takes place Feb. 13-16.

Ask FSA Andy about the guaranteed loan program

Thursday, January 29, 2015

The purpose of the FSA guaranteed loan program is to assist lenders in extending credit to family farmers who do not qualify for standard commercial loans.

Electronic fish equipment is ‘truly awesome’

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Electronic fishing equipment has evolved into some pretty neat stuff.

Technology: Let it help with an old school chore

Thursday, January 29, 2015

This isn’t the first article, and I’m sure it won’t be the last article, telling you the importance of accurately gauging the nutritional condition of your brood cows, especially this time of year.

eNewsletter

Get our Top Stories in Your Inbox