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Keep your children safe by choosing farm tasks they're able to handle.
As long as there have been farm kids, there have been chores for farm kids. The kids can be a big help, and chores provide a healthy work ethic, teach responsibility, and give them a sense of...
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Connect with the future by preserving your thoughts and relics
When I was in high school, my church opened a 100-year-old time capsule. I thought the contents were boring, just old newspapers and such, no gold or diamonds or human skulls. But, the people who put...
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Learn about a pick-your-own style farm!
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The final chapter of a young lady's journey showing cattle
We’ve been following Grace Tusha over the past year in the journey to her final cattle show at the Iowa State Fair. The 18-year old from Garner, Iowa, has been raising and showing cattle most...
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My parents, Gary and LaVerta Foust, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary last month, and my family hosted a party for them. I love planning parties, so I had a great time with this. Thanks...
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A conversation with former newspaper writer and editor turned blogger Kim Fritzemeier about sharing life on her Kansas farm through her blog, “Kim’s County Line.”
Tell me about your farm. We’re primarily wheat farmers. We also have a cow-calf operation. We’ve got feeder cattle and we also raise some corn, but we’re not big corn farmers by...
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Looking for something to do this Labor Day? Here are some ideas on how to spend your extra long weekend!
Looking for something to do this Labor Day? Here are some ideas on how to spend your extra long weekend!
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"There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man." -- Winston Churchill. -- We think our readers must agree with the Prime Minister. Readers love to...
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Dress up your dessert table with one of these mouth-watering pies!
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It's amazing how food really connects us. Families pass recipes down from generation to generation, like jewels. Certain foods remind us of loved ones, or of places or special times in our...

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