Archive / July 2016

July 17, 2016

The Story of My Life

Sooooo we had a family photo shoot last night and I tried to get us to be all fancy and prim and proper. But I guess it’s just not in the cards. The story of my life. 😂😂😂 … Photo credit: Delia Crittenden Photography

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July 15, 2016

Calling in Back-up: Aerial application

Originally posted on Facebook With the heat, humidity and moisture, our crops are going strong and fast. But with optimal growing conditions and fertile soil, comes disease, weeds and insects that can literally wipe out a crop in a matter of just a few days. Our canola had aphids that will eat the growing plant …

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July 13, 2016

We aren’t bad farmers if we use pesticides

Originally posted on Facebook Yes, we use pesticides on our farm. I’m not shy or scared to tell you that. This canola crop has been sprayed with RoundUp. I get it too. It sounds scary to say the least. Activists have done a very good job at painting a frightening picture about some of the …

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July 12, 2016

There are only some things you can learn in a storm

Originally posted on Facebook Some parts of Saskatchewan received a lot of rain the past couple of days and I mean a lot. Our farm only got 1.5 inches but just down the road got 6 inches. Streets and fields are flooded so like others, I’m hoping today will be the last of it and …

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July 1, 2016

10 Years!

Not only is it Canada Day but my farmer and I’s 10 year anniversary! It seems like yesterday we walked down the aisle. We are truly blessed to be sharing this life and many adventures and laughs together. He puts up with my shenanigans and I love his awesomeness 😊 Life couldn’t be better! Thank …

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