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Rural Reflections Radio
Here is this week's Rural Reflections Radio program, My day off...
4/20/15 at 8:52 AM
Project Cupola 4/18/15 at 7:37 AM
My Day Off 4/11/15 at 8:26 AM STAFF BLOGAG RIGHT
A fun story, and important
Value-added ag and attracting the next generation of farmers are two of the biggest goals in ag. My cover story in the April 20 issue of Agweek has both of those things. A new generation is produci...
4/17/15 at 3:21 PM
Updated: Can you name these potatoes? 4/10/15 at 9:33 AM
Guys and gals in ag 4/8/15 at 1:19 PM THIS WOMAN WRITES
What Richard Dawkins Teaches Us about God
Many Christians get angry at prominent atheist Richard Dawkins because he speaks out so forcibly against Christianity, God, and the Bible. It's silly, really, to get angry at such an angry man, one w...
4/17/15 at 2:30 PM
"Why Do You Keep Doing Things That Hurt You?" 4/15/15 at 5:13 PM
Just How Equal Are We in Our Society? 4/10/15 at 3:28 PM PRAIRIE FARE
Drink More Fluids, Eat More Fruits and Vegetables During Warmer Season
Remember when toddlers were the only ones carrying bottles? Carrying a bottle of water to class, to work, on shopping trips, on walks and in cars has become quite chic. Thats a fashion statement with ...
4/17/15 at 12:24 PM
‘Grazing’ Can Have Health Benefits 4/9/15 at 10:19 AM
Add Some Culture to Your Menu 4/2/15 at 8:46 AM EVERYDAY GOURMET
Caprese Grilled Chicken Sandwiches
When I am dining out, there is no doubt that my attention immediately goes to anything on a menu with the word caprese in it. There is something about the flavor combination of fresh tomatoes, mozzare...
4/16/15 at 7:10 AM
Hawaiian Banana Pancakes 4/11/15 at 10:33 AM
Beer and Bacon Mussels 3/27/15 at 8:19 AM STAFF BLOGSTORM TRACKER
Is This a Drought?
Drought is not a disease of the weather. It is not contagious. Drought is just a lack of precipitation. Causes of drought are complex. There is nothing in our atmosphere; no known circulation or recog...
4/13/15 at 10:47 PM
Just 16 Inches 4/9/15 at 12:08 AM
Will Dry Get Drier? 4/9/15 at 12:07 AM FARM BLEAT
Slimy versus slithering
As I rushed out the back door Wednesday morning for a trip to Luverne, I discovered a worm at the bottom of the steps. Another one was stretched out near my car, and Im sure there were several more th...
4/8/15 at 10:32 PM
Searching for something 3/25/15 at 10:44 PM
Saying goodbye 3/13/15 at 8:32 PM STAFF BLOGMIKKEL PATES' AG AT LARGE
Beijing: Great spot for World Potato Congress in July
  Here's a photo I took of Ron D. Offutt of Fargo, attending a potato field day at the World Potato Congress in Boise, Idaho, in 2006. At right is Gary Secor, a North Dakota State University...
4/7/15 at 9:17 AM
ND, MT wines score at international wine competition 3/30/15 at 12:02 AM
Jeff Broin: Poet LLC executive chair is a pioneer in his 40s 3/4/15 at 10:41 AM GARDEN TALK
Returning Plants Outdoors After Wintering Inside
In the fall, I brought several of my favorite outdoor plants indoors in hopes they would survive over the winter and I would not have to buy all new plants for my outdoor pots and gardens. With ...
4/2/15 at 7:35 PM
Building a Pollinator Garden 3/16/15 at 10:09 PM
Winter Continues and I'm Planning for Spring 2/22/15 at 11:42 PM SHOOTIN' THE WIT
The Truce: My venture with unemployment
I was let go from my past job. Before you get all excited looking to eat up the latest gossip, you wont find it here. Im not writing to dump on my previous employer. Im not posting this to get sympa...
3/26/15 at 6:34 AM
Where's my "Share the Wealth" Card? 2/2/15 at 9:58 AM
Spilled Guts in Aisle 5 12/13/14 at 11:31 AM PRAIRIE BUSINESS
Work like a woman
In my constant quest to consume information, I recently stumbled across an article on the disparities between the salaries of male and female actors that included a tweet someone had sent to a female ...
3/2/15 at 4:07 PM
February issue now online 2/4/15 at 3:29 PM
Giving Props to Women in Business 1/16/15 at 12:53 PM STAFF BLOGEDITOR'S NOTES
A TV star
As many of you might have already noticed, Im now a superstar. I have between 20 and 30 seconds of on-camera fame each week. The fan mail, autograph requests and pleas for my appearance at childrens b...
2/17/15 at 6:00 PM
A good news week 12/18/14 at 5:10 PM
A television debut 12/17/14 at 5:57 PM AMY'S RANCH SLANTS
Thought for the Day #3
Okay, so I got a little bored raking hay one day last summer and took pictures with my phone of my view from the tractor seat. I added the quote later. Turned out kinda cool I thought....
12/14/14 at 8:00 PM
Thought For the Day #2 12/8/14 at 8:00 PM
Thought for the Day #1 12/2/14 at 8:00 PM THE JEANASINA PERSPECTIVE
Broken hearted bird lady needs to take flight...
Hi! It's Jeanasina here...I know you haven't heard much from me for the past few months and I'm sorry for that, I had intended on delivering so much more Jeanasina perspectives! I moved to River Falls...
9/11/14 at 11:44 AM
Wouldn't it be fun? 7/13/14 at 12:06 PM
I love a good Flea Market! 7/11/14 at 6:21 AM