Farm Life


  • Blogger Tiffany Dowell Lashmet shares a realization she had after seeing a livestock show through the eyes of others. (Photo by Dylan Voyles)

    Our Rural Roots

    Blogger Tiffany Dowell Lashmet says showing cattle at a livestock show is a lot of work, but it comes with its own rewards.

  • Sam Sparks III has farmland along the border wall built to separate the U.S. and Mexico. If the wall is ever fully installed, his farm will essentially be cut in half. (DTN photo By Dan Miller)

    Miller's Favorite Story of 2022

    Each year Dan Miller gets the opportunity to profile DTN/Progressive Farmer America's Best Young Farmers and Ranchers. Visiting them at their homes and fields, meeting their families, and learning more about their lives easily make this Miller's favorite story assignment of...

  • Blogger Jennifer Campbell had longed to be in the seat of a combine, to know what it felt like to run the machine. (DTN/Progressive Farmer photo by Jennifer Campbell)

    Our Rural Roots

    Blogger Jennifer Campbell says the grass may look greener on the other side of the fence, but it's probably just the perspective of the view.

  • Marc Arnusch and Luke Garrabrant let readers share their views during the 2022 crop year during a DTN series called View From the Cab. (DTN photos by Joel Reichenberger and courtesy of Luke Garrabrant)

    Smith's Favorite Story of 2022

    Real life stories about everyday happenings make for some exciting reading and writing each year in DTN's View From the Cab feature, leading to this seasonal series being the favorite stories Pamela Smith liked to share in 2022.

  • Blogger Meredith Bernard asks what if we all made a pledge to the sole purpose of bettering the world around us. (DTN/Progressive Farmer photo by Meredith Bernard)

    Our Rural Roots

    Blogger Meredith Bernard asks what if we all took to heart the 4-H pledge?

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