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  • Saturday, November 13, 2021 1:50 PM
    My eyes were opened to all of the choices in the milk case of the dairy aisle about 10 years ago. I was in a local grocery store, invited by the store’s on-staff dietician to take part in local ag food day and was handing out samples of flavored milk from a local fluid milk supplier.   
  • Monday, October 11, 2021 2:05 PM
    I was in the calving area with my college student helper, Alma, loading up a new calf into our cart to bring her into the calf barn.
  • Monday, September 13, 2021 10:42 AM
    Fall is a season I enjoy, and September is the best month of all. Part of the reason why is because early fall brings with it many traditions. Three of the best ones are the cow shows at the Minnesota State Fair, Golden Gopher football and corn silage harvest.
  • Monday, August 16, 2021 8:48 AM
        Sometimes the endless, seemingly inconsequential details of running a dairy operation can be overwhelming. There are so many steps involved in twice or more daily tasks that we do that explaining it to others is tricky.
  • Monday, July 12, 2021 8:25 AM
        Can you imagine what going to a county fair might have been like in 1871?
  • Monday, June 14, 2021 10:59 AM
    How many dairy steers are born in the United States every year?
  • Monday, May 10, 2021 1:05 PM
        Pictures surround us these days. They are on our screens, phones, papers, magazines and hanging on our walls. It wasn’t always so, at least not to the extent it is now.
  • Monday, April 12, 2021 9:15 AM
        Wednesday of this past week was a very tough day. Just as I was feeding a new calf, a neighbor called with bad news.
  • Monday, March 15, 2021 11:29 AM
        “Is University of Minnesota Extension something we still need?” ask friends and family occasionally. To answer, it takes some reflection.
  • Monday, February 15, 2021 9:10 AM
        Junk drawers. Not an eyesore because you can close them, but that jumbled mess is annoying because you can’t figure out where the thing is that you need to find in there. Right?
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