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March 27, 2017

Bike Bribery

I bribed Copeland to ride the strider bike. But I ran out of bribes when it came to taking a picture and smiling . I can’t get him to smile in any pictures now since he’s almost two. It might not look like it but we sure are enjoying the spring weather and counting down …

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March 21, 2017

Texas Wildfires: Shark Farmer Podcast

Please listen to the interview below and share with your family and friends. Texas Rancher, Trent Candra was interviewed on Rob Sharkey‘s podcast (aka – The Shark Farmer) about the wildfires in the US and he explains his firsthand account of what he and his family have gone through. “There are no words that can …

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March 12, 2017

What I know now: Advice to my younger self (Ag Edition)

If you could go back in time, what advice would you give your younger self? Over the last couple of years, I’ve read a few books and articles about what that one piece of advice would be for others, and it got me thinking. What would those in our industry have to say? Question: If …

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February 27, 2017

We all should be done with The Food Babe and her Fake News

No one is going to stand up for us. Our story doesn’t exist if we don’t tell it. As an agriculture industry, it’s all of us standing up for science and agriculture and having a voice. It’s all of us sharing what we do, why we do it and how we care for the land …

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February 15, 2017

What Does Agriculture Mean to Me?

It’s dirt. It’s blood. It’s tears and sweat. It’s dirty hands and long days and nights. It’s disease. It’s death and then it’s life. It’s beautiful. It’s the feel of crisp air in the morning, the smell of fresh dirt in the spring and canola blooms in the summer. It’s driving down the road in …

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