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Letter to Dave
Dear Dave, Jared was just here, Dave. You dont know him but he is one of the owners of the cattle I am custom grazing this summer. We had a good chat and went for a cruise to check the cattle. I forg...
7/4/15 at 6:53 AM
Rural Reflections Radio 7/3/15 at 11:59 AM
How I spent my summer 6/27/15 at 8:08 AM STAFF BLOGAG RIGHT
Differing takes on key ag issues
It's no secret that scientists and the general public sometimes view things differently. Some newly released statistics from the Pew Research Center make that clear. The group found huge differences ...
7/2/15 at 11:14 AM
A nasty weekend 6/29/15 at 8:22 AM
Google Doodle for Soils? 6/26/15 at 9:57 AM PRAIRIE FARE
Spillin’ the Beans About Getting Kids to Eat Vegetables
If I placed all the green beans I cut as a child from end to end, theyd probably reach from Fargo to Jamestown. Maybe the trail of beans only seems to have covered 100 miles. I became quite efficient...
7/1/15 at 8:13 AM
Are You Sun Savvy? 6/24/15 at 9:12 AM
Thirsty? How About Some Watermelon? 6/18/15 at 9:23 AM FARM BLEAT
In the mail
Every once in a while, a package arrives on my desk at work -- one of those big, yellow manilla envelopes that gets me excited about what I might find inside. Several months ago, I opened a rather la...
6/25/15 at 10:46 AM
Babies, blooms and bullheads 6/11/15 at 10:09 PM
The giddy goats 6/1/15 at 4:00 AM STAFF BLOGSTORM TRACKER
Our Warmest Record Lows
The period of record for Fargo Moorhead weather is 135 years from 1881 to the present. So for each day of the year, there are 135 different examples. Over the entire calendar, the warmest daily record...
6/24/15 at 12:24 AM
Tornadoes Are Not All Alike 6/24/15 at 12:23 AM
Solving a Water Problem 6/24/15 at 12:21 AM STAFF BLOGEDITOR'S NOTES
A tasty breakfast (and some talk about UAVs)
I attended a brief breakfast seminar this week about progress with unmanned aerial vehicles in agriculture. I knew Grand Forks was a hub of research for the farm state of North Dakota, but it seems t...
6/17/15 at 4:56 PM
A TV star 2/17/15 at 6:00 PM
A good news week 12/18/14 at 5:10 PM THIS WOMAN WRITES
Sailboat Thoughts for Father's Day
Happy Father's Day -- make it more than a day. Maybe you own a sailboat, and maybe you don't. But the beauty of the human imagination -- and fine art -- is that we are free in our minds to sail wher...
6/17/15 at 12:44 PM
Love, from Paris 5/11/15 at 5:42 PM
Pretending to Be God 4/24/15 at 4:12 PM GARDEN TALK
Emerald Ash Borer – What now?
By Paul Wood, Master Gardener of Dakota County MDA Certified EAB First Responder This invader from China was first confirmed in Minnesota in 2009 in Southeast Minnesota. It was first found in the ...
6/15/15 at 8:08 PM
Returning Plants Outdoors After Wintering Inside 4/2/15 at 7:35 PM
Building a Pollinator Garden 3/16/15 at 10:09 PM PRAIRIE BUSINESS
Is your business a great place to work?
If you love going to work everyday, you're one of the lucky ones. And so is your employer.Studies have shown that companies with the best employee morale enjoy lower turnover, better financial perform...
6/11/15 at 10:23 AM
Connecting educators and industry 6/2/15 at 2:24 PM
Uber loves Fargo 5/14/15 at 2:54 PM STAFF BLOGMIKKEL PATES' AG AT LARGE
Equintissential summer event: Draft horse weekend at Towner, N.D.
If there's a way I can get to the 2015 Draft Horse field days, June 12-14 at RX Shire Ranch at Towner, N.D., I'm sure I'll do it -- at least to look in for a few hours. It strikes me as one of the t...
5/21/15 at 8:45 AM
Ag journalism in the nation's capital 4/27/15 at 7:02 AM
Beijing: Great spot for World Potato Congress in July 4/7/15 at 9:17 AM EVERYDAY GOURMET
Lemon Chili Pasta
I first posted this recipe a few years ago and decided to re-post it because it has such a special place in my stomach heart. I love the ease of preparing it. It can be done in 10 minutes, start to fi...
4/25/15 at 6:01 AM
Gluten Free Parmesan Cauliflower Pizza Crust 4/23/15 at 6:29 AM
Caprese Grilled Chicken Sandwiches 4/16/15 at 7:10 AM 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 AMY'S RANCH SLANTS
Thought for the Day #5
I love homemade bread and the whole process of making it. It requires my time, slowing down, and being patient. Anytime I decide to bake homemade bread or my family and I eat it with a meal, I think...
1/3/15 at 8:00 PM
Thought for the Day #3 12/14/14 at 8:00 PM
Thought For the Day #2 12/8/14 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