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What Do You Think about Me, or Asking the Hard Questions about How Food Is Produced

Last week, I attended a two-day AgChat conference in Austin, Texas. Truth be told, I probably never would have gone if it had not been in my own backyard, but since it was, I thought “Why the heck not?” and signed up and went. 741 more words


August 2014 News Letter

DAIRY HYGIENE Milk sampling is the one sure way of identifying causes of increased Somatic cell counts on farm. By identifying the relevant bacteria present enables you to make appropriate decisions in combatting future mastitis problems and enables you to select products suitable to combating the bacteria present. 249 more words

Farming In Ireland

A tonne of love......................

The best portion of a good man’s life is his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.

 William Wordsworth

There are many famous Williams, William Shakespeare, William Wordsworth, Prince William, William Blake.

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The Road Less Travelled, or Why Learning to Ride Is a Very Good Thing

When Nicky isn’t at the vet clinic, she often helps out at the Lonesome Spur guest ranch. She has a soft spot for the guest ranch because that is how she met her husband, Barry, plus she is honestly one of the nicest people I know. 439 more words


Wherein The Pajari Girls (and Danny) See a Man About a Camel.

Can you tell I just read A Girl of the Limberlost again?? All the chapters have titles like this. :)

So, yeah. My sister was introduced to this guy named Wally, who is in the petting zoo business and was downsizing. 752 more words

Cook's Country Connection