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Ask FSA Andy about program deadlines

Thursday, September 10, 2015

September brings two significant deadlines for major FSA programs: ARC/PLC and Margin Protection Program.

Time spent together outdoors is just plain fun for all ages

Thursday, September 10, 2015

It’s been said a million times that the best and most lasting thing a parent can give his or her child is time, and time spent watching a bobber is about as good as it gets.

No immigrants, means no food

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Another look at the immigration issue, and what the loss of immigrants would mean.

Seasonal piles

Thursday, September 10, 2015

I only clean for new people. In fact, if I clean for you, we probably aren’t that close — yet.

Strite tractors once had a storied history

Thursday, September 10, 2015

One of the many forgotten pioneers of the fledgling tractor industry was George T. Strite.

Proper planning can help you avoid costly pond problems

Thursday, September 10, 2015

A successful pond can be very rewarding and enjoyable, but a failing pond is a very costly and frustrating issue.

Trying to keep a dog breed alive

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Part of the problem that has doomed the English Shepherd to rare breed status is the lack of name recognition.

Condor population is rebounding nicely

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Despite the low reproductive rate, the condor’s recovery is encouraging.

Long weekends trigger grain market jitters

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

The grain market is trying to stage a rally based on a smaller crops for this year, but the markets for next year are looking to put a cap on gains.

5 simple season extenders for the home garden

Friday, September 4, 2015

Utilizing cold frames, row covers, bell covers, field hoop houses and cold-hardy crops are options for gardeners to extend the growing season.


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