Farm Marketing: Using Your Brand

Now that we’ve got part 1 out of the way, and we’ve already established our farm’s identity or “brand” it’s …

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Raw Milk Witch-hunt

What do you get when 14 people come down with E. coli and less than half of them have consumed …

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Chickens!

When I checked the incubator last night before bed, I thought I heard a few eggs peeping.   Sure enough, …

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Incubation: The Home Stretch

Well, it’s only 3 more days until the first of the chicks should start hatching, so there were some incubation-related …

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Fence Lines in the Dark

My dad is getting ready to put in a livestock waterer in the middle of a large field on the …

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Farm Marketing: Identity Design

Ok, quick!  Think of the last thing you bought from someone’s farm. What did their logo look like? What color(s) …

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Farm Marketing: Ur doin it wrong.

  Marketing. Yeah, it sounds like one of those dirty corporate words to me too. Yuck. But, lets face facts, …

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Drought Planning

I was printing the latest Missouri Grasslands & Forage Council newsletter today (I currently work at a printing company.) The …

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Getting to the bottom of Greenhouse Gasses: Part 2

If you didn’t catch Part I, you might want to go get caught up. Don’t worry, I’ll just wait here. …

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Candling Eggs

It’s been 8 days since the eggs went into the incubator, so it’s time to candle them. Candling is the …

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