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It's A Good Thing

“It’s a good thing you guys are doing here” said the bus driver for a third grade class visiting our farm.  We have a pen pal class from an Omaha school through the… 592 more words

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Family Feeding Families: Kirkland Beef

In 1983, Perry Kirkland and his wife, Melanie, purchased neighboring land to expand his farm. The existing starter yard was an added bonus he never intended to use. 1,060 more words

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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

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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

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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

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Hormones

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

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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

Animals