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Wildly Misunderstood Buzzwords of Agriculture (part 2)

A while back we shared our definitions and explanations of some of the buzzwords that were floating around out there about agriculture.  It was a big hit with some and a bit of a thorn for others. 597 more words

New development in Australian dairy makes my stomach churn

This is the blog post I hesitated to write. Yes, we need foreign investment, absolutely yes, but an article about a particular Chinese investor’s plans written by Sue Neales makes my stomach churn. 294 more words

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Agriculture Needs To "Pack"...

As I watched these young ladies dominate the team competition at the Broken Bow Invitational Cross Country meet on Saturday morning, I thought of farmers.  A very wise coach has taught these athletes how to “ 753 more words

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Facts About Animals and Factory Farms

  • A “factory farm” is a large-scale industrial operation that houses thousands of animals raised for food—such as chickens, turkeys, cows, and pigs—and treats them with hormones and antibiotics to prevent disease and maximize their growth and food output.
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Preparing For the Fall Run...

The month of August can mostly be described as the calm before the storm at the feed yard. It is during this time that we finish up maintenance projects in preparation for… 463 more words

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You Got To Stand For Something

About once a month I go onto my petition sites and check out causes and petitions I want to raise my voice for or against and today was that day. 719 more words

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The Overlooked Plight of Factory Farm Workers

By Lucas Spangher, originally published on The Huffington Post, 8/18/2014

In December, NBC News published a story on an undercover video of animal cruelty in a contract farm to… 802 more words