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Grain markets: It looked good there for a while

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Now is a time for hoping, and for looking at grain marketing option strategies. We can’t afford these corn and soybean prices long-term, and we have been too good at production for good prices.

How to attract pollinators to your yard

Friday, June 12, 2015

Providing pollinators with food, water and shelter supports strong plant production; plus you get to enjoy the beauty that hummingbirds, bees, butterflies and other pollinators bring to your yard!

Why isn’t there a badge for life?

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Columnist Kym Seabolt thinks if we do our best, and practice kindness and compassion, we all deserve a pat on the back and maybe a badge too.

Grab cattle market by the horns

Thursday, June 11, 2015

If you raise cattle, whether dairy or beef, at some point you’ve probably heard about ‘The Cattle Cycle.’

These legendary lures are still top of the line

Thursday, June 11, 2015

It seems that most of us have heard of Rapala, purchased lures under the name Rapala and caught fish with our Rapala lures.

What do all those colored flags mean?

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Have you ever wondered what the various short colored flags along a road right of way mean or across a yard or even a field?

No one appreciates summer on the farm as much as children

Thursday, June 11, 2015

For kids, summer on the farm is the best time of all!

Plenty of options for summer bird feeding

Thursday, June 11, 2015

With the right combination of foods, feeders and water, a warm weather feeding station can be just as busy as one in mid-winter.

Be prepared for 2015 crop storage

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Now is the time to get ready for your 2015 harvest by applying for a Farm Storage Facility Loan through your local FSA office.

Nature’s calling, is anyone listening?

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Overall, USDA estimates, 45 million turkeys, chickens, and ducks in 15 states have been euthanized in an effort to limit the spread of the contagious, deadly flu.

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