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Backyard chickens

The latest flu outbreak isn’t likely to make you cough, sneeze and ache all over…not unless you have feathers. The epidemic may make your breakfast omelet more expensive, but eating your usual eggs, turkey or chicken will not make you sick. 783 more words

From The Cavalier County Republican

What's Your Beef?

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association has done a wonderful job with their long-running “Beef, It’s What’s For Dinner” campaign. They have educated us well on the health benefits of eating beef products. 951 more words

Farm Products

Answering Questions: Responding to a recent comment...

I received the below comment on Friday afternoon from a blog site visitor. Over the lifetime of Feed Yard Foodie, many people have issued advice/comments similar to this so I decided that perhaps it provided a good blog post topic. 929 more words


Justice + the Gospel = CAFO

Last week, I attended the CAFO 2015 Summit at the invitation of a devoted brother who champions the cause of the fatherless at my church and beyond. 1,129 more words


Upside down food

When I was a child, almost all of what we ate was locally grown. The beef on our table was butchered at the local locker. The potatoes were stored in our cellar. 575 more words

From The Cavalier County Republican

All Before a Cup Of Coffee...

It’s a family joke that I don’t drink coffee because it exacerbates my inability to sit still. The “rest of the story” is that I don’t drink a morning cup of coffee because my alarm goes off at 5:35 am and I am out the door 10 minutes later. 675 more words

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