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Tree-Felling Technique By: 11/23/2015 @ 9:16am

By Jodi HenkeYou’ve finally decided to cut down some of those bothersome trees in the back 40. Grab your chain saw, safety glasses, a helmet, and earmuffs. Then analyze how to follow through on your project…

Tips on Protecting Your Property By: 11/20/2015 @ 9:17am

By Jodi HenkeSecurity cameras and other monitoring technologies have allowed farmers to keep an eye on everything from their home offices. Now, you can do this from almost anywhere using the smartphone in the…

Women in Ag: You Gave My Husband the Wrong Finger By: 10/24/2015 @ 11:00pm

On Sunday, My Farmer was moving equipment from one field to another. This meant he had to drive on the main road in our town, which is full of houses. Mailboxes line the road.  He was passed on this…

Corn Time: Doin' The Combine Limbo By: 09/16/2015 @ 9:49am

Check out the latest batch of Corn Time by B. Lang

Issue Preview: Make Safety a Fact of Farm Life By: 08/17/2015 @ 1:23pm

Part of being a parent is the terrifying realization that, despite our best efforts, we cannot protect our children 24-7. However, this can lead to a defensive mind-set of minimizing and even ignoring real…

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What Percentage of New-Crop Corn Will You Sell This Fall?

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