Monthly Archives: November 2011

Wisconsin Winters Can Be Hard on Horses

Published in the Wisconsin State Journal on Saturday, November 12, 2011 On the second Wednesday in November as the season’s first snow graced our farm, I went out to fill the bird feeders and move the food dish belonging to … Continue reading

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Immigration, a Wisconsin Love Story

Published in the Wisconsin State Journal on Saturday, October 29, 2011 If your 50s or 60s are closer than they may appear, this will be familiar. If this was an American story, it would so closely resemble the plot of … Continue reading

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A Calf Needs a Cow’s Milk, But You Don’t

Published in the Wisconsin State Journal on Saturday, October 15, 2011 The first and only legitimate use for a cow’s milk is to feed her calf.  Every other use that follows was forced on us by tradition, habit, marketing, questionable … Continue reading

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