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4-H Beef Show

I spent the afternoon watching some friends’ kids show beef in the county 4-H beef show. I grew up showing steers so it’s always fun to relive those days. In between handing brushes and holding lead ropes I snapped a … Continue reading

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In My Blood

Man, I was cold this morning. I know -7 isn’t the coldest day we’ve had this winter, but for some reason it felt really cold to me. I was happy to see the sun this morning. It doesn’t do much … Continue reading

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To Have Loved and Lost…

This weekend I was reminded of a lesson you learn early on a farm. Animals don’t live forever. Sometimes they die because of sickness, some of old age, and sometimes the harsh reality of our meat-loving culture takes them. Growing … Continue reading

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