Confession: A few weeks ago I watched Back to the Future I and II for the first time. It got me thinking, I wish I could go back in time to when we first began this farming adventure a whole two and a half years ago, so I could tell you all about the interesting… Continue reading Back to the Future
Today I was a confused mom at the grocery store. I was looking for whole milk yogurt for Junior and that’s when I saw this… Then I looked to the right and saw this… It’s hard enough shopping with a small child, now add the stress of sorting through all these labels and I was ready… Continue reading Today I was a confused mom
In 1886, my ancestors Joseph and Franziska Hammer purchased 173 acres in the town of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. Four generations later, the remaining acres of the original purchase is down to about 65 acres and is owned and operated by my parents who also grow corn, soybeans and wheat on additional surrounding acres. What happened… Continue reading Our story.
Over the past 7 years, I have worked to be an advocate for agriculture, or an “agvocate”. For some reason or another, I have yet to find a “brand” that fits me. Recently I was explaining to someone, that our 150 year old farmstead is in the middle of a subdivision. I thought to myself, why… Continue reading Welcome!