Saturday, July 30, 2016
market chart graphic

The markets have made significant improvement, at least for now.
world in hand

Food miles matter to farmers. Learn 13 ways that farmers can reduce the carbon footprint of food production.
Field sprayer weeds

Chemical companies are making a lot of noise as they consider mergers.
beef cattle on pasture

Soil testing can make a big difference for your pasture growth.
"Knot Worthy" boat

Each spring, the Boat Owners Association of the United States digs deep to learn which are the most popular names for the year.
funeral flowers and candle

My Gram's time on this earth would span 31,652 days. 1929-2016. It was so much more than numbers. My Gram lived the hell out of that dash.
bottle feeding lamb

Anyone who has ever fed an orphan lamb or a newborn calf can tell you it is an experience that stays with you.
bird on post

From the simple trills of chipping sparrows to more complex songs, birds provide music to the ears.
drawing of eruption of Tambora

Sam Moore's grandfather, who was born in 1867, used to tell of hearing the old-timers, including his own grandfather, tell of the year when the Fourth of July was celebrated by throwing snowballs.
Holsteins on pasture.

The new Veterinary Feed Directive will take effect on Jan. 1, 2017, to help insure the judicious use of antimicrobials. Here's what you need to know.
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