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FarmHer: Shearing Day in Texas By: 04/21/2015 @ 11:37am

Photographer Marji Guyler-Alaniz shares images of shearing day on Barbara Mazurek's Texas ranch.

Seed Castles in the Air By: 04/24/2015 @ 1:51pm

The snow has melted, the sun is shining, the days are longer, and the temperature is flirting with 60°F. The…

Don't Just Wait By: 05/26/2015 @ 10:49am

Coming off a bull market is always hard for producers. Add to this, the opportunities to price grain at still…

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Sobering day Yesterday was a terrible day.  Had issues with mom's care (refuse to go there) and my car was acting up.  Anyway, it stalled & I…

Stick a fork in us! We are DONE! Last bale of first cutting hay went in the barn here in Virginia at about 6 p.m.today. The gang got our last bales into the barn in…

tried something new for me So I tried something new for me.  Bought a self-help book.  Very interesting.  It was for stopping smoking whicch I really need to…


Kirsty Northrop has always loved working with dairy cattle. Yet, she knows that helping…

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New Aids for Aging Ears By: 02/20/2015 @ 10:15am

Almost one in five persons older than 45 years has hearing loss. By ages 65 to 74, one…


By Dr. Donald J. JonovicThe Problem: Can an older farm owner continue doing what…

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