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Minnesota Spring Planting Continues Ahead Of Average

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Despite cool, wet weather, Minnesota farmers are continuing a spring planting pace well ahead of last year and the five-year average. 124 more words


Farm Tidbits

It’s been steadily warming up here in Minnesota. We’ve had a few days of rain and clouds amidst the sun for good measure, and tractors are busy in fields across much of the state. 326 more words

Baby Calf Care

What is the "Right" Size?

What is the perfect size for a farm?

I wonder what you think, especially if you aren’t a farmer. Are specific characteristics important, or is it just a matter of stats like number of acres or animals? 434 more words


One Quick Trip

This afternoon I looked out over a partly sunny fifteen degree day. I had a hard time reconciling the fact that this was supposed to be the warmest day of the week. 432 more words


Minnesota Gold Finch~~ from the Wood Farm Crab Apple Tree~~

Wonderful memories of sitting with Grandma & Grandpa looking out the picture window at the tiny beautiful flitty gold finches…. I will never forget this wonderful time~~~



I often dream about visible grass and sun that’s actual warm in January, but it’s rare those dreams become real.

Since we returned from vacation last weekend we have had the most balmy January week I can ever recall. 374 more words



Yesterday as I noticed the setting sun I thought about what it signified. The last rays of light were fast disappearing from the old year, and the next sunrise would bring the new. 88 more words

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