Grant's yearly sugar beet harvest installment.
Grant endures/enjoys his 21st season of the sugar beet harvest.
The Red River Valley sugarbeet harvest, in four acts.
Grant give's a recap of this year's sugar beet harvest.
Grant wraps up the Red River Valley sugar beet harvest and hits the highlights of the campaign.
Grant Nelson talks about the sugar beet harvest as it happens for R and R Farms near Warren, Minnesota.
Dear Dave, I just got back from letting the cats outside. Twitch has a new trick, he leads the other cats right to the threshold of the door and allows them to cross first after which he turns back inside so he can have the house to himself. They really are the closest thing we … Continue reading Letter to Dave
(Another column from the past (2005) about the sugar beet campaign-GN) I thought before I wrote this column that perhaps I’d already done it once and should perhaps move on. I don’t believe the average person can understand what beet harvest means to me. I use up most of my vacation time to attend the … Continue reading All over but the chisel plowing
(this is an old column from 2003 or so-GN) It’s Midnight as I leave the house. I’ve had my nap, kissed my wife and have taken one last look at my warm bed. It is time to hop in a truck and haul sugarbeets. It all started a couple of days ago. The … Continue reading Midnight in the sugar beet patch
(this is another old column about the Red River Valley sugar beet harvest. It is from 2004.-GN) “This is a special report on the Crystal Sugar beet harvest.” This time of year, I live for these reports on local radio stations. I am writing this column on Wednesday night and we are at … Continue reading A Special Report from the Harvest