Farm Life


  • Zack Rendel of Miami, Oklahoma, (left) and Brent and Lisa Judisch of Cedar Falls, Iowa, are this year's featured DTN View From the Cab farmers. (Courtesy photo of Zack Rendel; DTN photo of Brent and Lisa Judisch by Pamela Smith)

    View From the Cab

    View From the Cab farmers Brent and Lisa Judisch of Cedar Falls, Iowa, would like more rain for their crop, especially for their soybeans, but in Miami, Oklahoma, Zack Rendel has started to harvest his corn.

  • Filling Thanksgiving orders is a hectic time for Matt and Eleanor Tiefenbrun, shown with daughter Alice. (DTN/The Progressive Farmer photo by Gregg Hillyer)

    New Faces of Ag - 5

    Pasture-raised birds are serious business for this Missouri couple.

  • Jill Lambert knew that if she was going to make farming her profession, she had to be more than a tractor driver. (DTN/The Progressive Farmer photo by Pamela Smith)

    New Faces of Ag - 6

    Life balances when work and farm combine.

  • Josh Eilers is building a ranch-to-consumer business. (DTN/The Progressive Farmer photo by Rachel Johnson)

    New Faces of Ag - 2

    Army Ranger veteran builds Farm-to-Market Wagyu business on an overheard conversation.

  • Andrew Barsness is transitioning his Minnesota farm to an organic business. (DTN/The Progressive Farmer photo by Chelsea Simpson)

    New Faces of Ag - 3

    Andrew Barsness' grandfather left behind words that built a foundation for his own farm.

  • Nik Morris learned from his folks that a strong work ethic and diversification will bring its own rewards. (DTN/The Progressive Farmer photo by Debra Ferguson)

    New Faces of Ag - 4

    Nik Morris' dad asked him if he wanted to farm. He couldn't get there fast enough.

Farm Life Perspectives

An Urban's Rural View

Editors' Notebook

The film "Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman" and the book it's based on will be centerpieces for discussions on farming and conservation issues at events in Missouri and Iowa this month. (Courtesy photo)
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