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    How the Paris Climate Accord Works

    Jun 26, 2017 12:56 PM

    Many of you may be familiar with this example. Your church needs a new roof. The trustees get bids from contractors and when they see them think they have misplaced the decimal point.

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    Dicamba Tresspassing

    Jun 26, 2017 12:21 PM

    First, off-target herbicides are a form of trespass, and in my book property rights are to be respected scrupulously.

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    A Tale of Two Seasons

    Jun 19, 2017 11:51 AM

    Over the years, I have simplified my view of Nature.

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    Farmers and Foreign Policy

    Jun 11, 2017 09:11 AM

    Farmers usually don't spend a lot of time and thought on foreign policy. But the ongoing series of events involving leaders and governments of other nations has begun to capture slightly more of our attention than usual.

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    Changing Power in Lawn Care Maintenance

    Jun 05, 2017 08:26 AM

    Memorial Day has come and gone, we've declared an armistice with planting season, and - thanks to the over-abundant rain - there is mowing to be done. And of course, every well-manicured lawn owner will be firing up the string trimmer. This is version 7 or 12 or something for me. It is the third electric trimmer I've had after a series of gas-powered models.

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    The Decision to Replant

    May 30, 2017 08:50 AM

    There a few more dreaded aspects of row-crop farming than replanting. To begin with, you must admit failure. Not our favorite activity. It doesn’t help if your adjacent neighbor planted on a slightly different date and his field looks great by comparison.

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    Nursing Homes and Politics

    May 22, 2017 07:37 AM

    Our tiny town is fortunate to have an exceptional nursing home - Pleasant Meadows. With about 100 residents it touches the lives of virtually everyone in our community. It is by far the largest employer with nearly 150 on the payroll and dozens more health contractors like occupational therapists.

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