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Bird-eating hawk doing what comes naturally

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Whenever I find a bunch of feathers in the yard, I’m confident a sharp-shinned or Cooper’s hawk has probably visited.

Does priority count? New Year’s Day event beginning of show season

Thursday, January 15, 2015

We are starting out the new year with some material on show schedules, not necessarily steam, but engines none the less.

It was a cold day

Thursday, January 15, 2015

It was 9 balmy degrees. This was up from the low of zero midday.

Ask FSA Andy about farm loans for youth

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Youth loans can be used to finance many kinds of agricultural projects.

Children in the 1960s were disciplined

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Childhood television shows and values have all changed — significantly.

Good conservation can lead to better water quality

Thursday, January 15, 2015

It only makes sense we want the manure to remain where it is applied for it to be most profitable.

Jake: More than a dog, he was a buddy

Thursday, January 15, 2015

In a lifetime, every man is entitled to a few things. The rest is earned.

January USDA reports move grain markets

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Corn outlook: “I am not bullish, but I am friendly to the idea of new highs. We can’t have high prices without a 1 billion carryout in corn. We have to look to the new crop for help there.”

Add heritage breed livestock to your farm

Friday, January 9, 2015

“Heritage” is an umbrella term that embraces pure breeds of livestock and poultry with deep histories in the United States. And many farmers are working to bring them from the brink of extinction.

Get the checkbook: Let the boat buying begin!

Thursday, January 8, 2015

The stars are aligned. The bills mostly paid. You’ve been dreaming about it and permission has finally been granted by the keeper of the purse strings.

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