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2016 starts with surgery

On January 27th I had surgery to repair an abdominal hernia. Pretty straight forward, not serious. It was supposed to be outpatient but ended up being a little more involved and so I spent the night at Cape Coral Hospital. … Continue reading

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The 2015 ECHO Annual Conference

Full title “ECHO International Agriculture Conference 2015”. Last week (Nov. 17th to 19th) was the 22nd annual conference. Over 200 delegates listened to plenary speakers, attended workshops and got to know each other. Many have been to a number of conferences … Continue reading

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Camp Hargrave

My sisters and I try to get to “the farm” every summer to help Mom with maintenance and repairs and just hang out together. Three of us along with Ellen spent a week there in July this year. Our week … Continue reading

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February in Africa

I spent the month of February in Kenya, Tanzania and South Africa attending two conferences, traveling, birding, and helping out at the ECHO farm in South Africa. I left on the 30th of January from Ft. Myers. David Erickson, from … Continue reading

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