Dave & Kathy Hiltbrand and family

Diary of Kathy Hiltbrand- Week 2 – March 7-13

Monday, March 7, 2011 Up late working on my blog. Checked penned cow #8140 and maternity pen. It’s very frustrating when I make an effort to get out of bed and check the cattle and then nothing is going on. …

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Joyce Brown - Brown's Family Farm Market

Diary of Joyce Brown – Brown’s Family Farm Market -Week 2- March 7-13

Monday, March 7, 2011 The goats beat me out of the door today! There they were standing outside the pen when I walked down to the barn this morning. They worked a board loose at the bottom of the fence…

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John & Catherine Jacob - Crosswind Farm

Diary of Catherine Jacob – Crosswind Farm

March 1, 2011 Welcome to Crosswind Farm. We are going to take a unique trip through the process of a mare foaling. Maybe before we start you should know the lay of the land. There are three barns that have…

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John & Catherine Jacob - Crosswind Farm

Meet a Farmer – Catherine & John Jacob, Crosswind Farm

Crosswind Farm is a former dairy and grain farm in Okeana, Ohio with its origin in 1840. In 1974 John (Jay) bought 40+ acres of land west of Okeana and two miles east of the Indiana border. As the years…

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Diary of Kathy Hiltbrand

Diary of Kathy Hiltbrand- Week 1

March 1, 2011         Wow! The sun actually came up.  It’s still cold but not absolutely unbearable.  Checked on calving cows that are penned up; no action as of now, none are in labor.   We have 40 cows to…

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Joyce Brown - Brown's Family Farm Market

Diary of Joyce Brown – Brown’s Family Farm Market -Week 1

March 1, 2011 Here we are back in the greenhouse starting a new season. I love the seasons. It is a New Year, new weather, and new crops. The weather has been pretty much what you expect for Jan. and…

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Dave & Kathy Hiltbrand and family

Meet a Farmer – Kathy & Dave Hiltbrand and family

Hello, we are the Hiltbrands.  My name is Kathy and my husband Dave and our three children; Karen Anne, Katie Marie, and Justin live and operate our family farm in Seven Mile, Ohio.   Our farm runs along Seven Mile Creek. …

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Joyce Brown - Brown's Family Farm Market

Meet a Farmer – John & Joyce Brown, Brown’s Family Farm Market

John and Joyce Brown have lived and farmed in the Ross, Ohio area all their lives. They have three daughters. Jody is married to Steve Boyd and has Jenna age 6, Jonathan age 3, and is expecting their third child…

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Mary & Nick Dengler- Walnut Creek Farms

Diary of Mary Dengler – Week 4 – Feb 21-28, 2011

February 21 Raining this morning on and off.  Now pouring most of the afternoon.  Hope the sump pumps keep up.  Guess we’ve had close to 2″. Guys took 2 loads of iron in.  Jim fed at the barn. Orphan doing…

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Kellie Warner- Edgewood High School Ag Ed Teacher

Diary of Kellie Warner- Week 4, Feb 21-28, 2011

Monday, February 21 Happy President’s Day!  A Monday like this when we are out of school is such a blessing.  I had time to actually enjoy the entire weekend, and I still had a full day to catch up on…

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