In Need Of A Higher Power

Belief in someone greater than ourselves is not just a religious principle, it’s the cornerstone of good character. When you believe in a greater power, you relieve yourself of ego and arrogance plus it’s easier to submit to the rules that make us better , happier people. Unfortunately, some people have cast this belief to…
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Letter To Dave

I have to tidy up one loose end prior to making correspondence with you, Dave. Last week, my friend Al Melbye asked me if I wrote about what was happening on the farm because I couldn’t think of anything else about which to write. I was shocked when he told me that his area of…
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Summer Project-Cattle On Grass

I like to occasionally take on a project . If I feel the project is interesting, I will write about it and sometimes, even recommend others try it. This week I want to deliver the first installment about a project I recently began. I like cattle on pasture, they look great and make our farm…
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Gopher Trapping

Typically, we save our thankfulness for the holidays of Thanksgiving and Christmas. I found a reason to be thankful in spring as I was walking the cattle pasture this week. I considered the new piles of dirt courtesy of the local gophers and how their success as gophers belies my success, effort and interest as…
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How Granster Got His Groove Back

(l to r) two generation Belarus family picture;Belarus 525, Belarus 925 I made a change for he better this Spring. It did not involve weight loss, finances or personal growth, all good ideas but efforts I will leave to others for now. I needed something to get me back in the groove when I do…
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