Will $3.50 Corn Cool the Bruce County Land Grab?

Cattle graze in the rolling hills of the former Elderslie Township in Bruce County. An old corral sits vacant in a pasture abandoned for corn, still waiting to be harvested this spring. In a county where a young Aggie might get chuckled at by topsoil-rich neighbours in southern Ontario, the geologically challenged fields of Bruce …

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Wordless Wednesday: Caption & win some JD swag!

Snapped this one morning while looking after my niece on the farm. Give it your best caption and you could win (See below). Unable to come up with a clever caption, I'm doing my first giveaway, in return for your best, most entertaining, witty or cute caption. Perfect for this heatwave, up for grabs is …

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Custom Work – From the Other Perspective

I recall a conversation between my parents when I was growing up after we bought a combine. They were discussing whether to take on a neighbour's harvest job. My dad commented, "We have to pay for the combine somehow." My father and youngest brother wax the combine in 1994. Fast forward fifteen years (if not more). We …

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