Rural Legend

Consumerism, Materialism, and Ag Criticism

Editor’s note: Chances are you’ve encountered these kinds of arguments yourself. I’ve included lots of links in this article for your reference!  I absolutely adore certain kinds of self-described “environmentalists” “vegan activists” and (insert various cause here) “advocates.” The issue I take with this particular crowd is that, when you look at their lives, you’ll…

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A legend for a new era

The horse world has been abuzz with the new champion our race industry has graced us with. In case you live under a rock, I’m referring to a 3-year-old colt named Justify, the 13th winner of the Triple Crown. Photo Credit Justify isn’t just a holder of the elusive title, he’s a truly magnificent beast…

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Wherever corn grows

I have a confession to make: I was never an FFA member. When I look back on my high school years, that’s probably the single biggest thing I regret never having had the opportunity to be a part of. My home county didn’t have much of an FFA presence, I think there were literally two…