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Harvest On Our Farm

Is coming up soon! Harvest on every farm can look different from the next. Farmers all grow different things and different seed types, which means those plants cam come at all different times during the…

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Why We Don’t Get Summers Off

Depending on what type of farmer you are, you may get a bit more time off than others. If you don’t have any livestock, for example, you probably don’t need to worry about feeding them…

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Lesson Learned from My Farmer Dad

As Father’s Day quickly approaches, I got to thinking about lessons that my dad has taught me. Not from heart-to-heart talks. Not from lectures. Not from words. But by example. Here’s the most important lesson…

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5 Tips for Sharing the Road with Farm Equipment

Planting season is finally here, and farmers across the country are headed to the fields. Most farmers have fields in several different places, meaning that they and their equipment have to hit the road.            …

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Gearing Up For Spring

It’s that time of year again. The time of year when we plant and plan for our year’s crop. And not just us- many farmers across the Midwest have started planting, are in the midst,…

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We are Family

Now I realize a Sister Sledge song may not be the first thing you think of when you think of farming, but when it comes down to it most of us involved in farming and…

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What Makes Local Foods Local?

Buying local is definitely on a lot of people’s minds these days. As we all start to become more aware of body image, our eating habits, and what is in food it seems most people…

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How much do you think about food safety?

Food safety was never something I thought much about for me and Farmer Doc. We are very lucky to live in the United States where we do have a reliably safe food supply. Sure, I…

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Farmer Fridays : Keriel Dairy Farm

One of the things I love most about social media is all the different people that I get to “meet.”  While I haven’t actually met a lot of them in person, I feel like I…

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Farmer Fridays: Tiling A Field

  New things, new learning experience, new ideas. A few years ago a tile plow was purchased around here and our Harvest that typically ends at the end of October now kind of extends into…