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  • Farming

    Embracing the Light

    The change is so subtle, it feels like it happened overnight. And maybe it did. Slowly, the morning light breaks through the prairie skies sooner, and the light lingers well into the 5 o’clock…

    March 6, 2020
  • Farming

    The Same Season Never Comes Back

    “Mom? Dad? Come get me!” Rhett calls from his bedroom.  I reluctantly open his door, easing myself into his room (and this conversation). “Hey buddy, Dad went to the field already. He had to…

    August 2, 2019
  • Farming

    Out of the Mouths of (Farm) Babes

    “What’s that sound?” my son asks. I put my hand above my eyes to block the sun on this already too hot May day. Looking toward where the sound is coming from, I don’t…

    June 18, 2018