Rural Legend

Why they show…

I recently had the privilege of yet again attending the North American International Livestock Exposition. I’ve only scratched the surface of this famed event, I’m there for the dairy show, but every time it leaves me hungry for more. Now, I don’t profess to necessarily be a former “stock show kid” – the county fair,…

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…

Lifestyle

What every farmer has….

I love going to ag conventions, livestock shows, rodeos, meetings – you name it! There’s something to energizing about being surrounded by the ag community. Not only are our lifestyles and values very similar, but we’ve also have the tokens to prove it! Take a moment and think about all the ag-related stuff that you’ve…