The Journalhttp://www.nujournal.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 16 Apr 2014 00:12:55 EDTWed, 16 Apr 2014 00:12:55 EDT the Farm: Cute, swimming ducks; drooling dogs, we tried starting our own little duck dynasty out here on the farm, but the dogs had different plans. Several weeks ago, I purchased six ducks for Russell. I have three chickens of my own. For some reason Russell wanted ducks this yea.Fri, 4 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTAwards presented at joint Holstein and DHIA meetings in Lafayette - Four young people were recognized for their work with Holsteins when the annual meeting of the Nicollet County Holstein Association was held Thursday, March 27.Fri, 4 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTFrom the Farm: Weekday fun is easy to find is it that when I think I am getting ahead, something happens to set me back again. Technology is usually to blame. I had my column all typed and saved on my IPad. Or so I thought.Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDTFrom the Farm: Calves are best when they are brown I'm taking a week off. Enjoy this column from February 2008.) It's been a long time since all four of us have been happier than a pig in, well you know what. Speedy, Russell's Jersey calf, was looking a bit uncomfortable.Fri, 21 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDTFrom the Farm: Running my own experiments started doing experiments here on the farm. It doesn't involve leaving a pile of dishes on the counter to see how long it takes for someone to assist the person who put the goods on the table.Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDT