New! Grandpa Harry Series – Part 1

New! Grandpa Harry Series – Part 1

Farm Chores with Grandpa Harry By Rick McNary      Harry looked at the black and white wedding photo on his night stand as he sat up in bed. Taken more than 70 years earlier, it was the last thing he looked at each night and the first each morning.      “Gladys,” he...
Dirt Road Cattle Company

Dirt Road Cattle Company

The one thing that is special about people like Phillip and Amanda Schankie – who are in a long line of farm and ranch families – is how they adapt to keep their operation in business. When the pandemic hit in 2020, Amanda quickly pivoted their operation...

Stepping Up with Schenker Family Farms

Cherie Schenker has a lot of plates in the air. Not just this Saturday morning before Easter, when she’s filling in for the regular cook, but life in general. Juggling a fifth-generation family farm, a warehouse that ships meat across the country, a community grocery...