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In Season

Ladybugs crowd every window of the country house
shining red in the light,
and clicking—
Clicking and Shuffling
as they climb over one another.

They say winter is on its way, 137 more words


For the Love of Farmers by a Not-Farmer

On a Saturday morning at 9:00 a.m. a few months ago, I met my friend Jackie to go to Gilcrease Orchard, a delightful little farm in Nevada. 629 more words


Ask a Farmer- Grain Marketing

Every week I’ll be asking my husband (pictured above) three questions about farming. If there’s something you want me to ask him please post it in the comments below! 431 more words



I went out with my hardworking (and reluctant) husband to clean the chicken coop yesterday evening! And found three, yea three, little eggs!!! All white!! … 81 more words

Life In The Barnyard

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thoughts on food as i move closer and closer to organic

So much of my youth comes back to a cornfield in Iowa.

In the heartland where my father farmers knew… 108 more words


Autumn Is Approaching...

After a blustery day of spitting rain and my clanging windchime wildly swinging on the front porch, it calmed down and we took the dogs out for an evening stroll around the grounds.   257 more words


Chasing chickens

Driving with one hand seems to say “I am in no hurry,” and if one has no passenger to utter this to, it is in a subconscious manner, to remind yourself of a lack of urgency. 1,038 more words