I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Molly

August 16th, 2019|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , |

August 7, 2019 Calgary, Alberta (CAN): The 50th Annual Pioneer Acres Show did not disappoint featuring horses, carriages and heritage tools like a grain-grinder. But this year’s hands down hit wasn’t one of the main events, it was a mule named Molly. This was the fourth year Molly and her owner Joe Jeffray attended the show, [...]

Five Acres a Day

September 1st, 2016|Categories: Blog, Features, Opinion|Tags: , , |

Written by Melanie Eberhardt I’ve been thinking about my Grandpa today. Born just after the turn of the last century, he was a farmer. He never owned a farm, he was a tenant farmer. Horses weren’t for leisure, they were tools. Grandpa worked with other laborers tending to several farms owned by a wealthy, [...]