Originally Posted by wandlc
If you think farming isn't work I doubt you would survive on a farm. And I doubt what you do for a living is really "work".
Cashing a subsidy check at 11 and hitting the bar by 2 is one helluva burden for a man to bear.
In no other sector of the American economy is the playing field so universally tilted to ensure success and mitigate failure than for the American farmer yet they are all to eager to whinny and whine over their lot in life.
I grew up in Montana so I am beyond the romanticized notions of the American farmer or rancher.