Summer detours and a pinkie problem.

This Soils and Streams column first appeared in the June 9, 2018, issue of the Kearney Hub, but it didn’t make it into the online edition. Bummer. Summer at the Nelson house is different this year. In the past, our younger kids have been in day care through the summer. Choose any personality test —Continue reading “Summer detours and a pinkie problem.”

Safety for farm kids.

Farm kids have unique opportunities to learn the value of hard work and a job well done with equipment or animals that many of their peers have never seen. The risks of living on a farm are different than the risks of town life, and safe risks and unsafe risks are defined differently in everyContinue reading “Safety for farm kids.”