Articles by Jenny Burgess, Burgess Hill Farms
Burgess on Books is a monthly AGDAILY feature that spotlights a kids book perfect for your rural rugrat. “Fantastic Farm Machines” Author: Cris Peterson Photographs: David R. Lundquist Age Range: 5-7 years Whether or not you are a farm kid, this book is a great read. Who doesn’t love big machinery? Big kid or small one we […]
Burgess on Books is a monthly AGDAILY feature that spotlights a kids book perfect for your rural rugrat. “Kailey’s Ag Adventures” Author: Dan Yunk When my son was small, it was difficult finding books that explained what farmers and ranchers do in a reasonable and accurate light. That’s why I was so glad to see […]
When choosing a career as a farmer, it’s too often looked down upon as not a real job — one that won’t get you anywhere.
The world is so much bigger than the fields outside our backdoors, and farmers are all the better for experiencing it.
The American dream. Many of us who were born and raised here take these words for granted. But for the patriarch of one family, the American path was the one he chose.
Farmers have one of the highest-stress jobs in the country; long hours, whether we’re healthy or sick — farming doesn’t always wait.