More Things You Will Never Hear a Farmer Say

After I published the post “Top 10 Things You Will Never Hear a Farmer Say“, I received so many nice responses from friends on Twitter, Facebook and WordPress that I just had to share. Here are some more things you will never hear a farmer say….

  • I’ll get that fixed for you right away (Kelly N.)
  • I sold ALL the cows (Curtis A.)
  • I made some money this year (Keith J.)
  • The brown chore boots go better with my Carhart overalls, the black chore boots go better with the denim overalls
  • I really enjoyed talking with that lady who called from the USDA Ag Statistics Service today (My Dad)
  • I don’t mind paying taxes, no need to buy anything at the end of the year (every accountant who does farm taxes)
  • That weatherman is so smart
  • Goody! More government forms to fill out

If you have more ideas for future posts, please add them to the comments section or send them to me via Facebook or Twitter. 

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About jheem

I grew up on a diversified dairy farm in southeast South Dakota where I learned how to throw a hay bale, pull a calf, deal with death, and "name" the cows. I was in 4H and FFA, and was privileged to serve as a state FFA officer. In college, I studied animal science, focusing on beef cows, mostly because I figured they were less work than dairy cows....I ended up with a Masters Degree in ruminant nutrition and went to work for the University of Nebraska, first as a research tech coordinating data collection for a swine unit and beef feedlot on a research farm and then as an extension educator. In my current job, I focus on environmental issues related to animal agriculture (which is a nice way of saying I talk about manure alot). My husband and I live and work on a seedstock cattle operation in northeast Nebraska. You can learn more about our cattle operation by visiting my husband's blog at http://aldersonangus.wordpress.com.
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2 Responses to More Things You Will Never Hear a Farmer Say

  1. okcableguy says:

    I think I shut the gate…. I guess we’ll find out tomorrow.

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