wheat harvest

Milo Harvest 2017

The sun has set on yet another harvest, milo harvest 2017. Last week the milo field was lush and the heads heavy. It was time to begin harvest. The guys pulled out the combine, grain cart, truck and trailer and begin harvesting the crop they have nurtured all summer long. This is the first time in a while that the farm has raised milo. It was a new experience for me, as I am used to wheat ha...
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From One Farmer to Another

Metzler Farm Great Uncles
Guest Post by Caleb Metzler. I think the late, great Paul Harvey said it best “And on the 8th day, God looked down on his planned paradise and said, I need a caretaker. So God made a farmer.” Whether you are born into it, married into it, or doing your best to get started, farming is not just a way of life. It is an unspoken dedication to the land they cultivate and sew. They feed the ma...
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Shepard’s Pie

I often get requests from the guys for what they’d like to see on the menu. One thing that is on everyone’s list is my Shepard’s Pie.  It may not be the traditional recipe, but it is easy, fast and everyone loves it! Ingredients: 1 lb ground beef                              1 small onion 1 jar beef flavored gravy              1 cup mixed frozen vegetalbes 1 lb. russet potatoes, p...
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