This poly wire has been tremendous until this week. I personally think that it is so dry the cows do not get shocked enough to be a deterent. A little shower that didn't amount to any rain seemed to make difference today.
Saturday, December 15, 2012
First time I have seen this my faucet has a rotating commercial while I wash my hands.
Second year in a row I have attended this A4M conference in Las Vegas. Not a confidence building for today's medical system.
The dark spots are actually arteries in thermo-imaging scan at the Neo40 booth at the trade show of A4M conference 2012.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Question of the day. When will he contribute to the unemployment statistics. Answer NOT SOON ENOUGH. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has some harsh words for rural America: It’s “becoming less and less relevant,” he says. A month after an election that Democrats won even as rural parts of the country voted overwhelmingly Republican, the former Democratic governor of Iowa told farm belt leaders this past week that he’s frustrated with their internecine squabbles and says they need to be more strategic in picking their political fights. “It’s time for us to have an adult conversation with folks in rural America,” Vilsack said in a speech at a forum sponsored by the Farm Journal. “It’s time for a different thought process here, in my view.” Click here to listen to Linda on Loos Tales Dec 11, 2012.
Sunday, December 09, 2012
Thanks to Nelson Herefords Burwell, NE Landri J. not only has heifers that show pretty, they function like a cow. Della calves last night at 23 months of age.
As a 6 th generation United States farmer, I have had my fill of people talking about “humanely raised meat” when they don’t have a clue...