Till the Cows Come Home to Double Dan Ranch
*Confession* Referring to my husband as a “farmer” is incredibly awkward to me. He raises livestock, not crops, so in my mind and probably most everyone’s west of the Mississippi he qualifies as a rancher. On the other hand, my husband finds it incredibly awkward when I refer to him and his parents as ranchers…
Can I pet your cow?
On St. Patrick’s Day this year I attended Oklahoma Youth Expo (OYE) with several friends. As we walked through one of the cattle barns discussing and reflecting back on our own showing days, one friend stated, “If annoys me to no end when some little kid or grown adult comes up and asks, can I…
Educating the Misinformed
I work in the field of agriculture, that’s not anything new to any of you. It would be easy to assume my views towards the industry are slanted or biased to be pro-agriculture. While there maybe some truth to that statement, it’s also important to know I did not grow up knee-deep, sleeping, and breathing…