By Jennifer M. Latzke
“Requiring nothing of a child gives them no chance for failure or success. Give your kids opportunities to learn and grow.” —Dave Ramsey
No one truly enjoys chores.
I don’t care if you are 9 o [Read More]
By Ken Root
We are about to enter into another trade-restricting, policy-disagreeing and sovereignty-disputing confrontation with Russia. As one who was taught to fear and hate the Soviet Union from my earliest memories, this escala [Read More]
By Trent Loos
At the recent Africa Summit in our nation’s capital, Secretary of State John Kerry stated Africa should not have more farms because of their potential negative effect on climate change. Despite the fact that 8, [Read More]
By Sara Wyant
Note: This is a condensed version of part one of a six-part series, “Packing Political Punch in Rural America,” which is posted on www.Agri-Pulse.com .
If farmers’ political influenc [Read More]
An inflection is simply a trend change from one direction to another. As the months of 2014 passed and the drought that has gripped the southern High Plains region continued, we could never have imagined the turn of weather events following Mot [Read More]
By Holly Martin
Seeing is believing. Or at least that’s what a group of agriculture organizations is hoping.
This week, the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, American Farm Bureau Federation,[Read More]
By Jerry Nine
(Aug. 13)—In agriculture, being around equipment and livestock, there are so many ways we can get hurt. This morning me and one of my boys went to a pasture where we were tearing out an old fence.[Read More]
By Seymour Klierly
Defending a proposed rule regarding water is tough business, but recent questions may cause the entire Waters of the United States proposal to come crashing down. After the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) an[Read More]
By Ray Ridlen
Irises are excellent perennials for the home gardener. These long lived plants require very little care and bloom when few other plants do after spring flowering bulbs and before phlox. There are virtually several thousand varietie[Read More]