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Summer Days

July is coming quickly, and that means our summer is speeding by and the days are already getting shorter again. I’m glad I also really love fall! 288 more words

This And That


Summer is cruising along, and sometimes I wonder how everyone has time to do “all the fun stuff.” Social media is the modern culprit showcasing vacations, fishing trips, immaculate yards, and general adventures. 387 more words

This And That

June is...

Happy June, readers!

I hope summer is starting on a positive note for you. In the midst of barbecues, graduations, and enjoying the water at the lake or ocean, I want to remind you that June is about agriculture too. 376 more words

Agriculture ( In General)

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