June 2017 issue highlights:

How Satisfying is Farming Compared to Other Occupations? | Farm & Ranch Life
Pork Texas May Be What the Industry is Looking For | The Knightro Report
Financing Pork Texas | Pony Tales by Ponty
Who Doesn’t Love A Tax Cut? | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Rabbit Shows: An Amusing Tale Of Brutal Competition | The Milkhouse
Stockyards: A True Ag Experience | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
#RootedinAg Contest Now Accepting Entries | INDUSTRY NEWS
What’s New Highlights:
Mini Dump Trucks: A Different Kind of Workhorse For Your Farm • New Portable A.I. Barn Keeps Animals and Operators Safe • Mobile Shade: Put Comfort Exactly Where You Want It • Bale Wrapper Perfect for Small to Medium Operations • UTD Bed Features a Taller Box and Shelf • Tough as Nails: Sleek, Stylish Customized Workbench Systems • New Drill from SiBore Does Double-Duty • Building a Better Mousetrap Without Poison or Glue

«read the June 2017 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

May 2017 issue highlights:

Could the Livestock Industry Succumb to Animal Rights Activists? | The Knightro Report
Learning the Difference From the Best | Pony Tales by Ponty
Rabbit Shows: An Amusing Tale Of Brutal Competition | The Milk House
Stockyards: A True Ag Experience | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
When There’s Inequity in Your Estate Plan | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
A Hopeful Future For Farming in the U.S. is Nearby | Farm & Ranch Life
What’s New Highlights:
Mini Dump Trucks: A Different Kind of Workhorse For Your Farm • New Portable A.I. Barn Keeps Animals and Operators Safe • Mobile Shade: Put Comfort Exactly Where You Want It • Bale Wrapper Perfect for Small to Medium Operations • UTD Bed Features a Taller Box and Shelf • Tough as Nails: Sleek, Stylish Customized Workbench Systems • New Drill from SiBore Does Double-Duty • Building a Better Mousetrap Without Poison or Glue

«read the May 2017 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

April 2017 issue highlights:

Grab the Bull By the Horns | The Knightro Report
This Is No Bull | Pony Tales by Ponty
Bad Principles and the Abuse of Power | The Milk House
Prairie Life is Not Always Nice to Chickens | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Will the New Presidency Effect Estate Taxes? | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Practical Considerations To Manage Farm Financial Stress | Farm & Ranch Life
Wireless Grain Temperature Monitoring Systems from TSGC | Product Spotlight
May Wes Recognizes 45 Years of Manufacturing | Company Spotlight
“What’s New” Highlights:
Simplify Grain Temperature Testing, Weight and More  |  Connecting Grain Cart Scales to Smart Phones and Tablets  |  High Capacity, Remote-Controlled Tire Handler  |  Filling Planter Boxes and Checking Seed Levels Just Got Easier  |    Laminated Wheel Designed for Better Traction, Fewer Flats  |  Eliminate Wagon Bouncing and Swaying

«read the April 2017 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

March 2017 issue highlights:

A True Christmas Miracle That Touched Many Lives | The Knightro Report
Who Should Determine Ag Policy? | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
The Geography of Family | The Milk House
The Keepers Of The Culture In Our Communities | Farm & Ranch Life
When a Testamentary Trust in Your Will Makes Sense | Keeping the Family Farm
When You Can’t Afford New, Used Will Do | Pennywise
Checking Grain Vitals Quickly and Easily | Product Spotlight
What’s New | Industry News

«read the March 2017 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

February 2017 issue highlights:

The Geography of Family | The Milk House
The ‘Farmer’ Barbie Doll | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Are Oxygen Production and Carbon Sequestration Agricultural Matters? | Farm & Ranch Life
Couple Asks What Happens to Their Assets if They Die Without a Will | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Stop Your Money Leaks to Achieve Financial Stability  | Pennywise
What’s New | Industry News

«read the February 2017 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

January 2017 issue highlights:

Debate Increasing About Genetically Modified Crop Yields | Farm & Ranch Life
Strange Bob Square Bale Pants | The Milk House
Don’t Complain With Your Mouth Full | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
The Centerpiece of Christmas | The Knightro Report
The Christmas Greeting | Pony Tales by Ponty
Time To Get Back To the Basics | Pennywise
The Shadows of Life | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
What’s New: Industry News

«read the January 2017 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

December 2016 issue highlights:

The Shadows of Life | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Chris and the Cornfield Romance | The Milk House
Could Joint Tenancy With Right Of Survivorship be an Alternative to a Living Trust? | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Human, Animal And Environmental Health Interconnect In One Welfare | Farm & Ranch Life
When the Farm and Ranch Economy are at Stake | The Knightro Report
Politics, Promotion and Procurement | Pony Tales by Ponty
A Memory-Making Christmas|  Pennywise
What’s New: Industry News

«read the December 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

November 2016 issue highlights:

Farming Fifty Years From Now | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
She’s Gone ‘Chicken Crazy’ | The Milk House
The “Unfair Share” Conversation Continues | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Is Social Anxiety Disorder a Farmer Issue? | Farm & Ranch Life
Donald Trump and Pork Texas: A Match Made in “Hog Heaven” | The Knightro Report
The Driving Force Behind Pork Texas | Pony Tales by Ponty
November: A Time To Be Thankful | Pennywise
What’s New | Industry News

»read the November 2016 edition

October 2016 issue highlights:

When Farm Electric Plants Were the ‘Cutting-Edge’ Technology | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
When Non-Farming Children Think Their “Share” is Unfair | Keeping the Family Farm
Trading Buns For Guns Could Change the World | The Knightro Report
She’s Gone “Chicken Crazy” | The Milk House
Employee Assistance Programs Reduce Stress, Improve Agriculture | Farm & Ranch Life
The Many Things to Enjoy During October | Pennywise
What’s New & Product Spotlight | Industry News

«read the October 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

September 2016 issue highlights:

Competency Matters When It Comes to Politicians and Livestock Judges | The Knightro Report
Who Are You Following? | Pony Tales by Ponty
Son Takes Advantage of Mother, Puts Her in a Financial Bind | Keeping the Family Farm
When Farm Electric Plants Were the ‘Cutting-Edge’ Technology | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
The Blink Of An Eye Can Change Everything | Farm & Ranch Life
Cleaning Grease From Kitchen Cabinets, Chiggers “Be Gone” and More | Pennywise
What’s New: Industry News

«read the September 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

August 2016  issue highlights:

Feature: New Opportunities in Pork | Richard Oswald
Battling Siblings Tear the Farm (and Each Other) Apart | Keeping the Family Farm
Circadian Rhythms Influence Everyone, Especially Farmers | Farm & Ranch Life
How the County Fair Influenced My Life | The Knightro Report
Family Time Is Never Wasted Time | Pennywise
Easy Plant Watering, Easily Clean Birdfeeders and More | Pennywise
Days At The Creek: A Child’s Paradise | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
What’s New: Industry News

«read the August 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

July 2016  issue highlights:

Vern’s World of Pig Racing | The Knightro Report
The Pork Connection | Pony Tales by Ponty
“Troubled” Children in the Family Need Protection | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Pheasant: Delectable Table Fare and Easy to Prepare | Farm & Ranch Life
Days At The Creek: A Child’s Paradise | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Summer in Full Swing: The Joy of July | Pennywise
Keep Squirrels Off Your Birdfeeder, Easy Plant Watering and More | Pennywise
Choose Wisely: We Can’t Take it With Us But We Can Weed it Out | Barbara Tako
Industry News: What’s New

«read the July 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

June 2016 issue highlights:

Stop The Pickup – That Looks Interesting! | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Livestock Judges From Another Era Without Error | The Knightro Report
Work With Your Show or County Fair? It Would Be an Honor | Pony Tales by Ponty
Aging Gracefully By Farmers | Farm & Ranch Life
The Role of Life Insurance in Estate Planning | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Time For Home-Made Strawberry Jam | Pennywise
Integrated Feeding System Transforming the Dairy Cow Feeding Process | Product Spotlight
Horn flies: The $1 Billion Bite at Profits | Product Spotlight

«read the June 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

May 2016 issue highlight:

The Biggest and Best Closes Another Chapter | The Knightro Report
Tattooed | Pony Tales by Ponty
Agricultural Safety and Health Are Improving, But Not For Mental Injuries | Farm & Ranch Life
Will Your Long-Term Care Policy Cover the Costs of Health Care? | Keeping the Family Farm
Some People Are Always Right | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Madcap May: Spring’s In Full Swing | Pennywsie
Don’t Let Horn Flies Steal Profits and Productivity This Spring | Pest Management

«read the May 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

April 2016 issue highlights:

When to Use an LLP Instead of an LLC | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Election Year Jitters: Why This Year Really Matters | The Knightro Report
This is the Year to Make a Political Difference in Washington | Pony Tales by Ponty
Some People Are Always Right | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Anxiety And Depression: Common, But Manageable For Farmers | Farm & Ranch Life
A Simple Way to Keep Bottles Warm in the Barn, Easy Critter Waterers and More | Pennywise
Help End-Of-Season Calves Build Immediate Immunity | Product Spotlight: ImmuCell

«read the April 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

March 2016 issue highlights:

Perceptions are Subject to Psychological Deception, Especially This Year | Farm & Ranch Life
A Tribute To George Jacques | The Knightro Report
Jacques Seed Company: More Like Family | Pony Tales by Ponty
When and Why You Need to Change Your ‘Investment Thinking’ | Keeping the Family Farm
The Tragedy Of Unbroken Trusts | Essays from My Farmhouse Kitchen
Madcap March: Spring is Coming | Pennywise
Cheap Boot Dryers, Winter Foot Care for Dogs and More Helpful Hints | Pennywise

«read the March 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

February 2016 issue highlights:

The Stable: Still the Most Symbolic Reminder of the Birth of Christ | The Knightro Report
The Most Memorable Christmas Gift Ever | Pony Tales by Ponty
How Does the Great Depression Generation Compare to the ‘Google It’ Generation? | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
The Tragedy Of Unbroken Trusts | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Agricultural Recession May Increase Need For Mediation Services | Farm & Ranch Life
When It’s a Blustery Sort Of Day | Pennywise
Keep An Eye–And Nose–On Your Stored Grain | from the CaseIH BeReady Blog

«read the February 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

January 2016 issue highlights:

When an In-Law is a Candidate for Taking Over the Farm | Keeping the Family Farm
Wood Stoves Versus Pellet Stoves | Product Spotlight: Magnum Heat
The Agrarian Imperative Takes Many Forms | Farm & Ranch Life
Being Thankful For What We Have | The Knightro Report
Giving Thanks to the Many Readers | Pony Tales by Ponty
Life Is Fragile, Handle With Care | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
New Year’s Is ‘Fix-It’ Time | Pennywise
Holiday Clutter Clearing for a Tranquil Home | Barbara Tako

«read the January 2016 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

December 2015 issue highlights:

When a Farming Child Should ‘Insure’ His or Her Future | Keeping the Family Farm
Tips for Starting Freshly Weaned Calves on Feed | by Purina
Funding the Future: Donations Needed To Build Livestock Pavilion for County Fair | The Knightro Report
Losing A Culture | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Treatment of Alcohol Addiction Varies For People | Farm & Ranch Life
Simplifying Christmas and a Tale to Remember | Pennywise
Cinnamon Ornaments, Home-Made Fire Starters, Price-Check 101 | Pennywise

«read the December 2015 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

November 2015 issue highlights:

Losing A Culture | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Deer Hunting: Is The Price Too High To Pay? The Knightro Report
The Venison Connection | Pony Tales by Ponty
The Crucible of Changing Times | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Do Animals and Other Organisms Have Rights? | Farm & Ranch Life
Time for Talkin’ Turkey Again | Pennywise
Beat the Winter Energy Bill Blues | Product Spotlight: A1 Infrared
Changing the Flow of Water | Product Spotlight: Brown Weight Valve

«read the November 2015 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

October 2015 issue highlights:

Comparing TPP and TPA with FMV | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Make Your Dreams Bigger Than Your Fears | Knightro Report
Taking the First Step in Estate Planning is the Hardest | Keeping the Family Farm
Farm Economic Crises Occur Regularly and Require Adjustments | Farm and Ranch Life
In Anticipation of October | Pennywise
When Time Management Techniques Fail: Make the Tough Choices | Barbara Tako
Don’t Let a Tire Blowout Kill Your Drive | Product Spotlight: Safe T Plus™

«read the October 2015 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

September 2015 issue highlights:

What Old Photos Can Remind Us Of | Essays From My Farmhouse Kitchen
Applying Modern Technology to Engine Coolant  | Product Spotlight
Judging the Judges at the County Fair | The Knightro Report
Selecting Your Judge | Pony Tales by Ponty
The Most Overlooked Aspect of Estate Planning | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Handling Losses, Particularly Those Caused By People | Farm & Ranch Life
How Much ‘Stuff’ Do We Really Need? | Pennywise

«read the September 2015 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

August 2015 issue highlights:

Move Bales Faster With Less Labor and Equipment | Product Spotlight
From Halter Breaking to Breaking Hearts | The Knightro Report
From the Calf That Fought, Life Lessons Were Taught | Pony Tales By Ponty
Hanging On to the Past Can Hurt Your Farm Progression Plan | Keeping the Family Farm
Czech Republic Demonstrates How Freedom & Capitalism Benefit Agriculture | Farm & Ranch Life
The ‘Dog Days of Summer’ and How Times Have Changed | Pennywise
More Helpful Household Hints | Paula Vogelgesang
Be Thankful | Pathways Through Agriculture
Industry News | What’s New

«read the August 2015 Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory

July 2015 issue highlights:

The County Fair Is Still the Biggest Show On Earth | The Knightro Report
The Road Most Traveled To the County Fair | Pony Tales by Ponty
Morels and Other Benefits of Farm Living | Farm and Ranch Life
When a Change in the Will Is Needed | Keeping the Family Farm in the Family
Time For Summer Fun (and Work) | Pennywise
Tips for Summer: Free Party Drink Cooler, Instant Charcoal Grill and More | Pennywise
Summer Vacation: A (Short) Window of Simple Opportunity | Clutter Clearing Choices
Industry News

«read the July Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory