Census of Agriculture coming in ‘17

Census of Agriculture coming in ‘17

America’s farmers and ranchers will soon have the opportunity to strongly represent agriculture in their communities and industry by taking part...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Raising awareness for families with autism

Raising awareness for families with autism

April is Autism Awareness Month, a nationwide effort championed by the Autism Society for nearly 25 years.I believe it’s the calling of any pers...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Believe it, Jesus is risen indeed

Believe it, Jesus is risen indeed

Bruce Larson in his book, Living Beyond Our Fears, tells a great story about a judge in Yugoslavia who had an unfortunate accident.He was electrocuted...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Halting overprescribing, addiction

Halting overprescribing, addiction

Look at your watch. In the next hour, five Americans will die of a drug overdose.I’ve been working on the issue of drug abuse prevention for mor...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Magic happens at Relay for Life: Annual event upcoming in June

Magic happens at Relay for Life: Annual event upcoming in June

I was recently asked by a family friend, “What, exactly, is Relay For Life?”Now, this may seem like an incredibly simple question to answe...

April 20th, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


The man rocked at Cracker Barrel

The man rocked at Cracker Barrel

The short, round man was sitting in the outsized rocking chair looking happy and carefree as an elderly woman walked up to him and whispered in his ea...

April 18th, 2017 |  


The two absolutes in life

The two absolutes in life

April 15 may be behind us, but do not think for a minute that your tax bill has been paid. At least, not yet.Tax Freedom Day is that day of the year w...

April 17th, 2017 |  


He died doing what he hated

He died doing what he hated

When my time comes, I hope I die doing something that I hate.I was thinking about this because over the weekend I read a story online about a man from...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Children with illnesses a priority

Children with illnesses a priority

I believe the role of our state government, in today’s society, is to promote and enact policies that allow our citizens to choose their own pat...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Forage establishment starts now

Forage establishment starts now

I believe we are all getting the “itch” to get some planting done.One area of crop production that gets neglected at times is forage seedi...

April 14th, 2017 |