Agriculture Technical and Freelance Writing/Photography
From the Field...
Vern and Lyn are available to write for and photograph your special project, organization and/or business as well as manuals and stories for print media.
Below: The Vande Brakes visit Picket Fence Creamery, Woodward, Iowa for a story on healthy dairy practices. With owner Jeff Burkhart, Vern discusses the special care invested in the maintenance of the herd for top quality milk production. Picket Fence is an 80-acre family owned dairy farm, creamery and country store. Picket Fence cows are never injected with artificial hormones and graze on chemical-free pasture. The creamery produces 100% natural non-homogenized milk, butter and ice cream.
Above: Verlyn Sneller of Verity Farm is interviewed by Vern. Here Verlyn tests tap and bottled water for TDS, Total Dissolved Solids, for a Fenceline column story, What's your H2O IQ?
Vern discusses parasite control with a South Dakota organic beef farmer for a farming publication story.