Jun 11, 2012

Along for the ride: My thanks to Mark Pearson

We all lost a great friend this past week. Mark Pearson, the host of Iowa Public Television's "Market to Market" program aired around the country, as well as the host of "The Big Show" daily farm radio program in Iowa, died suddenly of a heart attack at his farm in southern Iowa on June 3rd. He was 54 years old....More
Jun 7, 2012

High school graduation on the farm

Marie has graduated from high school! Graduation is like a milepost passed by along the pathway of life. Marie's graduation class started out with 13 students 12 years ago and ended with 11 students graduating. The 2012 graduation class was the smallest ever at Avon, Ill. There were 33 in my graduation class of 1982 (30 years ago)....More

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