• Josh Flint

    Missing My Son

    Prairie Gleanings

     by Josh Flint
     on November 29, 2010

      Sorry it’s been so long since my last blog. To be quite honest, I’ve been too heartbroken to write. As many of you probably know, my son, Lucas, passed away on Nov. 17 at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. He fought a tough battle against a rare type of leukemia. He was two years old. During his fight, our emotions were on a roller coaster ride. Any good news sent our spirits soaring, while bad news did just the opposite. Since his passing, my wife and I have felt…

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  • Josh Flint

    Missourians Make the Wrong Choice on Prop B

    Prairie Gleanings

     by Josh Flint
     on November 3, 2010

      Remember that song by Paul McCartney? It goes “someone’s knocking at the door, somebody’s ringing the bell.” Well, Missouri, that someone was the Humane Society of the United States. And you just “Let Em In.” When I turned in for the night, Proposition B was losing by about 4%. I said hallelujah when one of the news commentators said Missourians are seeing Prop B for what it is, just another layer of government intervention. At that moment, I was…

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    Prairie Farmer Facebook Fan Page Turns One Year Old

    Prairie Gleanings

     by Josh Flint
     on November 1, 2010

      Sometime this week, Prairie Farmer’s Facebook page should hit 700 fans (698 as of press time). Not bad for a project we started just over a year ago. We started the project to help bring you even more information in between issues. Also, we added a lot of content to the Prairie Farmer website (www.prairiefarmer.com) and we wanted to promote it in the social media realm. We’ve also been successful in what I consider the most important goal, engaging more frequently with…

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