Home / Family


Farm family news and features, from farm business to life style issues. Find information on farm health, safety, estate planning, farm women's issues, recipes, education, and more. Interact with other farmers and farm safety experts.

9 summer safety tips for farm kids By: 06/26/2014 @ 1:10pm

With school out for the summer and kids at home, it's a good idea to give them a refresher course on farm…

Oats know WHAT, exactly? By: 07/09/2014 @ 3:27pm

If you've been around agricultural commodity futures for a while, you've probably heard the old adage…

Honoring Farmers: The Why I Farm… By: 06/26/2014 @ 8:28am

At Beck's, we know being a farmer isn't a job. It's a way of life. A life filled with honor…

Dairy farm health benefits 07/17/2014 @ 8:31am
FarmHer 05/14/2014 @ 12:24pm
Who's your mentor? 03/18/2014 @ 3:15pm
Get shootin'! 11/26/2013 @ 4:32pm
American Value 11/14/2013 @ 3:27pm
County fair veggies 07/26/2013 @ 1:08pm
Camping 07/19/2013 @ 10:15am
Women in Ag 06/26/2013 @ 8:15am
Last-minute gifts 06/05/2013 @ 10:09am
Farmer's Father's Day gifts 05/17/2013 @ 3:24pm
The old Ford 04/29/2013 @ 3:16pm
A face I deserve 01/22/2013 @ 1:45pm
TOP TALKmore +

Knee news! Noticed yesterday during volunteer stint at the bird park, I could step like a normal person on the staircase, instead of having to…

The "girls" have arrived! Mike, his newly retured buddy and SIL returned about 2:30, with several of the bred cows we bought today in the trailer, a semi hauling the majority…

Like Christmas Eve... last night at our house. Mike has been reaching out to cattle operations, searching for private sales of the beginnings of our beef herd. I fell…


With school out for the summer and kids at home, it's a good idea to give them a…

HEALTHmore +
Garden for Your Health By: 05/13/2014 @ 12:01pm

If you love to garden but find it increasingly difficult, there’s a bumper crop of…


How can an off-farm owner convince her sibling partner she has a right to farm financial…

This container should display a .swf file. If not, you may need to upgrade your Flash player.
America's Farm Moms: Carol Cowen

Are you selling new crop grain?

No Sold 10% of expected production Sold 25% Sold 50% Sold more than 50% Other/comment