Thursday, October 18, 2018

Around the Table

Growing up during the Depression era, Alan Guebert's mother developed a hardness against waste. And so his family ate "the last of the garden," regularly.

How-To's

Not all pumpkins have the same shelf life. Here are a few telltale signs of a healthy pumpkin to look for when choosing one for a jack o'lantern this fall.

Here are six recommendations to help farmers avoid income loss due to out-of-condition grain.
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Columns

tree stand

There is no such thing as a safety guarantee when it comes to hunting from a tree stand. Brush up on these safety tips for hunting season.
cotton

The agriculture sector was deeply impacted by Hurricane Michael. Everything from poultry barns to pecan orchards took a serious hit.
nuthatch

Mixed flocks of birds frequent feeders during fall and winter. Offer suet and sunflower seeds and learn to identify the "social climbers."
Angus beef cattle grazing

The only new money in the beef industry is in consumers’ pockets. When they demand more premium quality beef and producers adapt to provide it.
Dairy cow.

Attention to dry cow management results in healthier cows, and the potential for increased production and economic gain.
Kym Seabolt's dog, Jackson

Maybe we're getting it wrong when we say “dog days” as a synonym for “lethargy, discomfort and inconvenience." Dogs find pleasure in the smallest things.

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