“You must be my Lucky Star”

   When I was young, I was one of those boys that rolled up beside you in a $500 car with a $5000 stereo system, ensuring that everyone around me could enjoy the latest Snoop Dogg tune right along with me.   I was obnoxious to say the least; I was also developing massive hearing…

Touch your toes!!!

     Yesterday, I picked off two 275 foot rows of cucumbers. I stopped to take a much needed break. I squinted as I looked up at the hot sun, I lifted my shirt and wiped my sweaty face. I then stretched to the left, to the right, back and then forward and touched my toes.    Wait, did I…

Part time farming is a full time job

   Recently I have been out visiting farms. It often requires me to be away from our plots for a few days at a time. Last night I returned from a three day tour of farms with OSU Extension. This morning when I went out to pick in our 1/2 acre demonstration garden, I was shocked at how quickly the weeds had…

Farm Visits

    One of the many nice things about working at the Kerr Center are the opportunities to visit farms. Last week I had the opportunity to take our summer intern to Dripping Springs Farm in Northwest Arkansas. I was as excited as Connor was to visit Dripping Springs because I had never been there either.    …