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Progress is in North Dakota!!
Progress is definedby Websters as :"A forward or onward movement, -A betterment ". I think it is more about taking that first step towards your dreams or goals. They say all you have to do is change ...
NDSU Extension economist has some tax tips for producers.
Agricultural producers need to take a close look at some tax preparation items, says Ron Haugen, North Dakota State University Extension Service farm economist. Items to note for 2011 income tax prep...
2/13/12 at 9:23 AM
NDSU Offers Farmland Leasing Workshops 2/1/12 at 3:58 PM PEACE GARDEN MAMA
mama mondays: the scariest thing of all...
Gotcha! That's me having a bad hair day. It didn't help that I woke up on the wrong side of the bed. Okay, seriously now, I took my kids to a Halloween party on Friday at Yunker Farm and C...
10/31/11 at 12:00 AM TO FARGO WITH LOVE
Tales of Not-a-Country Girl
I have a confession, though I don't know if I can call it a confession since it's painfully obvious to anyone who has ever met me. I am not a country girl. I don't particularly care for nature. My ide...
10/4/11 at 4:55 PM MODERN-DAY JANE
Enjoy in generous amounts.
Grandpa Henry is now officially 90 years old, and the whole town came out to celebrate. Well, the part of the town that is over 60 years old, anyway - which, lets face it, is quite a few people. The ...
9/13/11 at 10:58 PM
Maybe I can take some of our stuff out to the farm! 10/15/10 at 2:39 PM HEALTHY TIDBITS
Fair Farms Campaign Kickoff Meeting
The Fair Farm Bill Campaign Kick Off Meeting is Wednesday, Septebmer 21st a the Whole Foods Co-op located at 610 E. 4th St., Duluth. Refresments are provided. (To learn how you can become more infolve...
9/11/11 at 6:18 AM OH LOOK, A SHINY THING!
Farming with BOOM and Obvious Spies Spying Obviously
Do you think farming needs more BOOM in it? If so, this marvelous little DuPont booklet on farming with dynamite may be for you! I don't think Farmville has a "dynamite" option yet, but I stopped pl...
8/16/11 at 6:00 AM SUNDOG
Google Not Playing "Content Farms"
Google, we thank you. In a world where its easy to dislike the big and powerful, you continue to give us even more reasons to like you. Im sure before the Yankees were winners, or back when Wal-Mar...
A Hill of Beans
A coworker introduced me to the idea of Community Supported Agriculture about a few years ago, when she mentioned a friend of hers who farmed a small plot of land in Lake Elmo. You buy a share from hi...
4/27/11 at 8:39 AM ALL ABOUT FOOD
Weekend Finds: Minnesota Maple Syrup and Hand-Rolled Butter
Who would have thought that a favorite find at a food and wine event would be maple syrup? Oh, and butter, too. One of my first vendor stops at the 17th Annual Food and Wine Experience at Target Fiel...
3/6/11 at 1:22 AM
Make your own Naan 2/6/11 at 1:01 AM
Pecan-Topped Gingersnap Cookies 12/11/10 at 7:00 AM STAFF BLOGTHE N.D. CAPITOL AND BEYOND
Ag PhD host supports N.D. tiling legislation
BISMARCKThe co-host of a popular agronomy TV show showed his support Thursday for North Dakota farming legislation. Ag PhD co-host Brian Hefty was among those to testify in favor of House Bill 1459, ...
2/11/11 at 10:48 AM
Lawmakers consider bill aimed at farm truck drivers 1/27/11 at 7:25 PM
N.D. tourism sites receive funding 11/1/10 at 5:45 PM DIRTY LAUNDRY
Beware of tractors
I was driving to work earlier this week, headed south on U.S. 59 and following a semi-truck loaded with several skid loaders. Up ahead, I saw a huge tractor on tracks pulling a 5 million-bottom plow. ...
5/12/10 at 6:42 AM WILDWINGS
We use radar, ergo we rock
Sometimes (often?) I read a news story and I just have to ask myself, 'what exactly are they trying to say?' Here's a great example from UPI. The headline reads, Radar reduces wind far...
3/29/10 at 10:26 AM
Wind farm shown to scare away birds 1/4/10 at 9:37 AM FAR SIDE OF FIFTY
A Trip To The River
I am warding off a dreary day with a few old memories today and some photos I took on September 30, 2009. Last September we took a trip over to "The Farm" about four miles away on the road o...
3/9/10 at 6:26 AM
Wistful Wednesday: 1964 3/3/10 at 3:19 AM
Wistful Wednesday: Milk Pails 1/6/10 at 5:24 AM TOP MOM
Museum Madness
Last week, Eve and I were in the Twin Cities for an appointment with her ophthalmologist. Ihad the brilliant idea thatafter her doctor's visit, we would visit theMinnesota Children's Museum in St. Pau...
2/25/10 at 11:06 AM
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