Agriculture is part of everyones life whether you farm or not. Here we discuss agriculture past and present in a way that is approachable to those who currently participate and those who someday want to

Perfect Pecan Sideline
Ripening Pecans

Perfect Pecan Sideline

On a recent trip to  Missouri I got to tour a small pecan farm that is the perfect pecan sideline. Kevin and Vickie McGraw were the kind hosts of the…

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Spraying Fruit Trees
Magness Pear

Spraying Fruit Trees

A friend asked me to talk about spraying fruit trees. There are many opinions about pesticides and fungicides and whether to use them or not. This is not about what…

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The Hickory Horned Devil
The Hickory Horned Devil

The Hickory Horned Devil

The Hickory Horned Devil is the story of the beast that becomes the beauty. The Hickory Horned Devil is the larvae of the Regal Moth, Citheronia regalis sometimes called the…

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