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10 Farmer's Market Tips By: 06/24/2015 @ 11:09am

Earn some extra income by selling produce this summer!

What a Difference a Few Weeks Makes By: 07/22/2015 @ 2:45pm

A few weeks ago, grains did have a very negative bias due to the potential record amount of soybeans that could be…

Meet the Women in Ag Bloggers! By: 05/21/2015 @ 1:32pm

Looking for advice on managing your farm, anecdotes you can relate to, or tips from other women in agriculture much…

Women in Ag: Missing the County Fairs By: 07/29/2015 @ 11:00pm

Just like most of you, I grew up showing livestock at the county fairs. At the beginning, my brother and I showed both pigs and cattle, but we eventually decided to dig our heels in a little deeper and focus…

Women in Ag: One of Those "We" Projects... By: 07/22/2015 @ 7:25pm

All summer, my husband has been saying that "we" need to pressure wash the deck and get it resealed. "We" have been a little busy this summer, but it looks like we are FINALLY going to get a break from the…

4-H is NOT About Fair By: 07/13/2015 @ 11:00pm

County fair season is here! Fair time for me means a weeklong celebration of the fruits of your year-long labor in taking care of animals and doing projects. I am a fifth-generation 4-H'er who has…

Saying "I Do!" on the Farm By: 07/12/2015 @ 9:19pm

Well, we did it! We were successfully married on my family's farm in northern Illinois yesterday! Last-minute thunderstorms in the forecast had us running around like crazy to change our outdoor wedding…

Wedding Bells Ringin' on the Farm By: 07/06/2015 @ 12:57pm

This Saturday, I'm gettin' hitched on my parents' farm! We have been working all summer to turn the cattle pasture into a parking lot, the backyard into a chapel, and the machine shed into a…

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