Archive for June, 2012

Last Week’s Rain!

Rain, Rain, go away!  That was the cry of many farmers last week.  Last week in Renville County, the rain gauge measured one to two inches. Southern Kandiyohi County, along with central and eastern McLeod County, the gauges were measuring seven to 10 inches.  Any low spots in the fields have been turned into lakes.  This is […]

Two Different Worlds?

Reading the news or watching T.V. will tell us that our national economy is still in a recession and the European Union has huge economic problems to solve.  What a contrast I see when I drive around rural Minnesota and South Dakota.  In farm country five years of relative prosperity is evident.  I see new […]