Category Archives: Ag-Ed

5 Ways to Teach Liberty to Young Children

Explaining that government generally uses violence to pursue its goals would be unsuitable for young children. It would encourage fear and mistrust. However, children can learn to distinguish between cooperation and coercion. Both involve people interacting. Cooperation is voluntary. Coercion … Continue reading

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The Leftists’ Paranoid Fear Of Southern Heritage

Many people ignorantly think the federal government never really got into the education field until 1958, when Sputnik supposedly came along. They’ve not read their history. Of course if they attended government schools they were given precious little real history … Continue reading

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America’s Colleges Flunk Out

by Chris Gill via Circle Ranch Blog American Council of Trustees and Alumni vice president of policy Michael Poliakoff on the state of the country’s most prestigious liberal arts colleges. NOTE: this video originally appeared on WSJ Live Online on 1/28/2014  An “F” Grade for … Continue reading

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Sul Ross State University Leads the Way

Into the Death Throes of the Brick and Mortar University System  By Dr Jimmy T (Gunny) LaBaume I recently received an email from a colleague and friend at the University of Louisville. Attached was a copy of a recent edition … Continue reading

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Managing the Ranch as a Business: Education – a better alternative

By S. D. Parsons via Ranching for Profit The ‘Next Generation’ seminar we held in Hare the week before Christmas was an eye-opener for me and the farm families – parents and older children – who participated. Originally designed as … Continue reading

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Managing the Ranch as a Business: Education – a hollow promise?

by Stan D.Parsons via Ranching for Profit  About the time this article appears I will be running a short course for parents and their children on the subject of business management – a subject notable for its absence in our … Continue reading

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