Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Let’s Make It Easier To Farm

March 13, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Widespread publicity from information published by the national census of agriculture showed that from 2007 through 2012, there are fewer, but larger farms in the…

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Americans Are Buttering Up More

March 6, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

People sometimes hear the expression that someone is being "buttered up." Usually it means being nice to someone for some reason. What is happening is…

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Americans Are Buttering Up More

March 6, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

People sometimes hear the expression that someone is being "buttered up." Usually it means being nice to someone for some reason. What is happening is…

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Economic Costs Of Cold, Snow

February 27, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Local farmers, along with many other people, have suffered some economic losses as a result of the long and very cold winter everyone has experienced.…

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Farm Bill is Really a Consumer Bill

February 20, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

It should be called the Consumer Bill rather than the Farm Bill that it is usually called. Why? Because it benefits all consumers as much,…

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Genetically Modified Foods Are Safe

January 30, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Recently, one of the major cereal manufacturing companies decided to label one of its main cereals as not containing any ingredients from GMOs (genetically modified…

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Healthy People and Healthy Soils

January 23, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

People like to enjoy good health. They take steps, such as a healthy diet and exercise to maintain their health. Then when they dont feel…

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January is a Busy Month on the Farm

January 16, 2014 by John Parker | No Comments

Since weve experienced some of the coldest temperatures in about 20 years, local farmers have had to take precautions to deal with the cold. Weather…

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Changes in Dairy Farms

January 9, 2014 | No Comments

As I start to write this article, it is snowing hard outside and has been all morning. Temperatures range from 17 to 18 degrees. It…

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