• Farm Fresh

    Are you considering direct marketing grassfed meat and dairy products?  For some food for thought on the subject, try Farm Fresh: Direct Marketing Meats & Milk by Allan Nation. You may or may not agree with all of the philosophies contained in Farm Fresh, but you are sure to be challenged to new levels of… Continue Reading…

    Farm Fresh
  • Cedar Bluff State Park

    When you are standing on the windy limestone outcroppings overlooking Cedar Bluff Reservoir, it is hard to imagine a time when the lake and the state park were not there.  Yet it was once just a river valley inhabited by Indians.  Few people cared to traverse the vast prairie without a good economic reason, and… Continue Reading…

    Cedar Bluff State Park
  • Versatile Veggie Dip

    As the first radishes start to come in, you may be looking for a simple way to enjoy the fresh goodness of raw vegetables.  Try this easy dip.  You can whip it up in less than five minutes, the recipe is easily adjusted to make large or small batches, and the use of salad dressing… Continue Reading…

    Versatile Veggie Dip
  • The Four Kansas Constitutions: Leavenworth

    When the people of Kansas voted on the Lecompton Constitution in January 1858, they also elected a state legislature and other officials.  Because the Free-State Party did not boycott the vote, their candidates won key positions in the government.  A few stubborn proponents of the Topeka Constitution refused to abandon their document, but overall the… Continue Reading…

    The Four Kansas Constitutions: Leavenworth

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