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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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Goodbye Pink Slime, Hello Arsenic.

Wow did the pink slime story ever blow up or what?  The story circulated for several weeks on farm and …

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Young Farmers Potluck – April 2012

We spent the first day of April out enjoying the unseasonably warm weather at Green Pastures Farm for the 2nd …

DIY Incubator…Take 2.

Had a lovely evening working on the incubator.  My new digital thermostat finally arrived and boy, is it ever a …

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And now for something completely different.

Yes, this is a blog about farming.  But on occasion something comes to my attention that fits in with enough …

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Incubator Overhaul

First the good news. There are two peppy little meat-breed chicks bopping around the brooder these days.   No, that …

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