Tag: Farm

Dear Consumer…

┬áIn today’s world of equality where we are fighting for equal treatment and open-mindedness for all, I have a request. We asked society to be open-minded to different cultures, religions, race, sexual preference, but why can’t we be open to hearing about people’s careers…

What does Mickey teach us about ag?

Watching my 20 month old explore and learn the world around her I can’t help but think back to my theoretical courses in my PhD program that discussed how individuals form their views of the world around them. Being in agriculture and in communication…

Farm Economics– Salt, Pepper and Shaker head to a new home

One of the most important things I learned growing up on the farm is that it is a way of life and thus a business (even if it is a small family farm). I think this one of the best lessons we can teach…

Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day. — Winnie the Pooh

That day is today. I love kayaking. I love being in the water watching the wildlife listening to the running river with fresh air. But more importantly I cherish our waterways for what they provide for our farm: the tools to grow our crops….