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Make Hay While the Sun Shines

It was a day of rest today. A day we should be sleeping in, going to church, spending time with family. But, like farmers, we make hay when the sun shines. Or in our case, cover greenhouses when there is … Continue reading

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Fencing

This past weekend was perfect for fencing. Partly sunny. Not too hot, not too cold. Just right.   Mark and Kaitlin spent Saturday getting the corner posts set and the gate hung. Sunday I helped string the wire and set … Continue reading

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US Highway 83

Mark and I got out of North Dakota just ahead of the first snow of the year. Much to the dismay of my crew. See, I had committed to an auction sale long before Mark planned this trip. Shouldn’t have … Continue reading

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Auction Sale Time

Our circus was in full swing today. One of our side acts is selling concessions at auction sales. They range from retirement farm sales, ranch sales, estate sales to moving sales. Today it was a ranch sale. Not a big … Continue reading

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