Tag Archives: family farm

Report on Recent Work with the Amish in the Western Sheep/Wool Industry

The 2020 sheep shearing season turned out to be quite an adventure – more for some than others. Background Although I come from a sheep ranching family, and have been…

Does the Pending Farm Bill Ignore Real Troubles in U.S. Agriculture? — by Gracy Olmstead

First published as an Op/Ed in the New York Times Amid a five-year farm recession, continuing woes for small dairy farmers and a trade war with China, a lot is riding on this year’s…