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Is a family farm by any other name still a family farm?

By Trista Crossley

What is a family farm? Definitions vary, depending on the person answering, but one thing is for sure—it shouldn’t be based on the farm name. “I think most people don’t realize that every business they interact with on a daily basis is in a legal entity of some kind,” said…


What’s better than one job? Four!

By Kevin Gaffney
For Wheat Life

When you meet Stacey Rasmussen, a few things quickly become clear. She is a true Type-A personality, she likes to keep busy, and she is quite adept at handling many tasks simultaneously. One of her mottoes is “why have one job when you can have four?” Raised on the family…

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To seed or not to (re)seed

By Ryan Poe
For Wheat Life

There is something very satisfying about finishing up a field during seeding. On the contrary, there is something very dreadful about rain falling on that just-finished field. It seems 2021 is the year that just keeps on giving. We are wrapping up reseeding all our winter wheat acres as I’m…

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Honor tradition by making new ones
By Howard McDonald
WAWG President
What are written crop insurance agreements?
By Curtis Evanenko
McGregor Risk Management Services
The joy of being a farmer’s wife
By Howard McDonald
WAWG President
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