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And cheese comes from cows? Peanuts from a peanut facility? Crazy

Thursday, February 26, 2015

A few days ago, I was flying home from Washington D.C., having spent two days in a long meeting of questionable productivity.

Lackluster grain markets trade weak news

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The next real grain market news does not come until the March 31 USDA Planting Intentions Report. Currently we think that the acres will be several million below the planting of last year. Now comes the guessing.

DIY seed starting projects

Friday, February 20, 2015

Seed starting containers and homemade potting medium can be made with just a few supplies.

Tag along with Dr. Pol to see true joy

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Is anyone else watching “The Incredible Dr. Pol,” televised on National Geographic channels? It’s become columnist Judie Sutherland’s winter treat.

Before venturing ice fishing, how safe’s the ice?

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The question smart fishermen ask about lake ice being safe or not has no definitive answer.

Stuck with farm bill mess until 2018

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The low whimpering and muffled whining heard in farm country this month are not the gripes and grunts of corn and soybean growers trudging through 2015’s purgatory of under-$4 corn and less-than-$10 beans.

Harsh winters provide good opportunity to view sea gulls

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Sea gulls are not limited to sea shores.

Dressing for prom success

Thursday, February 19, 2015

It’s the dead of winter and a balmy -3 degrees here. This of course coincides perfectly with the need to start shopping for prom dresses to be worn in May.

Your frost seeding opportunity almost here

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Regardless of what those groundhogs had to say, spring arrives March 20.

Winter weather pains won’t go away

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Winter cold and all the problems continue.

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