Monthly Archives: January 2014

Land Access

There is a huge shift going on in today's American countryside.  People who have worked the land, grown crops, and raised livestock for decades are looking around and wondering what will happen with their farm when they can no longer keep pace with the daily tasks of farming. Some landowners foresee the day they won't be able to continue and start looking for ways to transition their land to the next generation.  Other landowners do not have a plan in place
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The Country Today – Blue Ox Article

Today, we were featured in the local Leader Telegram Country Today paper!  I'll include the copy below.  If you'd like to see the original article, I'll attach link below.  It's a short piece, but we're so appreciative for the opportunity to talk about what we're doing here!  Enjoy!

Getting a fresh start: Dunn County farmers find connections to put themselves on path to success

Posted: Monday, January 6, 2014 11:27 am By Nate Jackson | Regional Editor | The Country Today

The Leader Telegram – Blue Ox Story

Couple gets fresh start with organic farm

Posted: Sunday, January 5, 2014 10:07 pm | Updated: 1:37 pm, Mon Jan 6, 2014. By Nate Jackson Special to the Leader-Telegram |
[caption id="attachment_489" align="aligncenter" width="690"]Lauren and Caleb Langworthy have been on their Wheeler farm, Blue Ox Organics, where they grow produce and have a flock of about 50 Coopworth sheep, for about a year. Lauren and Caleb Langworthy have been on their Wheeler farm, Blue
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