Having a live calf is the name of the game in our industry.
They say the hardest part of being a parent is when your kids grow up. It’s when you must let them make their own mistakes. You must let them take the hit when things don’t go their way.
With the limited moisture, you might think that weeds may also be limited or late to emerge. That may be true, but somehow the weeds find a way to emerge when you least expect it!
Hello Spring and Lincoln County!
Risk is a huge variable in any business. For those involved in agriculture, risk is involved in nearly every decision we make.
For far too many of us, the money we earn is spent almost as soon as we make it.
Unless something changes in the moisture situation, Barb Downey and husband, Joe Carpenter will not burn their grassland in the Flint Hills this season.
Seventeen years ago, the first week of January, 2001, I started my career in community newspapering as the managing editor of the Lincoln Sentinel-Republican.
For more than 230 years, agriculture has been the vital thread in the fabric of our nation.
Yessirree, I am back in all my glory minus a few important body parts.