We keep our animals healthy and trust the companies producing the end products will likewise keep the beef fresh and safe for consumption. How do we know? Because federal inspectors are in processing facilities daily and put their seal of approval on nearly everything that goes out the door to the public. … More Why All the Beef About Beef?
Conveniences in food purchasing and preparation are leading to continued decline in connection to agriculture We Americans want it all. We want the big paychecks and the 40-hour work week. We want well behaved kids but don’t want to tell them no. We want big houses but little upkeep. And we want the trendiest, healthiest … More Distance Distorts Understanding
We survived the drought of 2011. The heat crippled our crops and stifled our pastures and the lack of rain dried the ground and depleted our ponds. We received some much-needed rain this spring but it seems the faucet has been turned off. We are in our third straight week of triple-digit temperatures and there … More Beating the Heat, Part 1