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Meet Our Dog, Zoey

Our Bichon, Zoey, joined our family about twelve years ago.  Zoey was a dream come true for our youngest daughter, Kim.  Kim was in seventh grade when she started asking Steve and I for a dog.  624 more words


March On

The month of March brings a variety of changes to Nebraska.  We are privileged to live on a migration route for millions of geese, cranes and other birds as they head north signaling the start of spring.  715 more words


Going for the Gold

For nearly two weeks the world looked to South Korea with anticipation as athletes competed for a gold medal at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games.  Did you watch any of the events?  519 more words



Let’s talk about hormones.  A few years ago I put together a little demonstration for moms.  I used M & M’s for the purpose of discussing the added use of hormones in cattle.  1,102 more words


Lambs on feed

Our lambs are happily ensconced at Harper’s Feedlot near Greeley. They are eating corn and growing every day. Pat, Tiarnan and I went to visit them recently. 33 more words


The Cows Approve

November 13, 2017

Today, as I watched out the window, our son Don finished the east side fence of the new feedlot. He worked in the rain some as he drove nails and cut boards, but he stayed at it. 96 more words

November 2017

Finding Honor While Raising Food Animals...

I learned an important lesson on Saturday morning — When it is 12 degrees outside, your phone might get “cold” and shut down in the middle of a Facebook Live broadcast :) It never crossed my mind that would happen. 124 more words