Tag Archives: food security

The Drought of 2012 – What’s the Impact to Livestock Farmers?

This year has been very challenging for farmers and ranchers all over the United States.  Our farm is no different than the majority of farms, we are very, very dry and in need of lots of rain.  Kevin and I … Continue reading

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If Farmers Left the USA

Recently I attended the American Farm Bureau’s Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.  While we were there, Atlanta had one of it’s biggest snow storms on the record books.  The interstates, airports and all public transportation shut down.  The Governor declared … Continue reading

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