Posts tagged "harvest"

A little coaxing helped my urban garden do ‘mostly’ well

It was a tough, dry year for 'urban gardeners' as well, but with some irrigation and good fortune, things should turn out.

Please don’t say the “d” word, for everyone’s sake

It is so scary for some U.S. residents that they can’t even say the word out loud. They whisper it. "Drought."

Wordless Wednesday: Combines are rollin’, rollin’, rollin’!

We could take these photos all day: Farmers in our neck of the woods are finally getting into the fields for harvest.

Is it over yet? Wishing record wet year farewell

When you consider just how wet it's been this year, we probably are fortunate the crops are as good as they are.

A drive can be a story all of its own

Sometimes, a drive is more than a drive. It gets you thinking about what is really going on especially on farms.

Coping with the one thing that is constant in life: stress

Stress — Everyone has it, but how do you deal with it?

Harvest time may be here, but there is always time for safety!

It’s that time of the year… wheat harvest time. If you were anywhere near a wheat field in the last few days, you may have heard it. The roll and rumble of the combines starting their work. The machines, for many farmers, are magic — in goes these golden stems and out comes golden grain....