Rat Story from the Farm…

Rats love to climb into silos and eat corn silage.  Our silos did not have automatic machinery that would have sent silage down the chute to feed the cows.  It was necessary for a human being (me usually) to climb to the top and use a pitchfork to fork down enough silage to feed thirty … Continue reading Rat Story from the Farm…

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Welcome to new reader from Germany !

My father was German and only spoke German until he started school in Wisconsin.  His first day at school he began speaking German and the teacher promptly started hitting him with a stick every time he said something. English only was the school rule. He was never terribly fond of school after that so he … Continue reading Welcome to new reader from Germany !