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About Meredith Bernard

Meredith is a farmer, wife and mama to two living and working with her family on a beef cattle farm in North Carolina. She believes in the power of life stories and enjoys sharing her own through her pen and lens.

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Episode 8: “Why are farmers so smelly?” It’s US rancher Meredith!

It’s US farmer Meredith Bernard’s last week on “Why are farmers so smelly?” and this week we find out what…

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Episode 7: “Why are farmers so smelly?” Meredith’s favourite tractor revealed!

We’re back with our U.S farmer Meredith Bernard. This week we answer some interesting questions such as “does milk from…

Farm Diaries

Locked and loaded: Meredith does spring spraying

Spraying finally got started (almost done), the kitchen got painted and some cows got turned out on pasture. We’re rolling…

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Episode 6: “Why are farmers so smelly?” It’s Meredith Bernard from the US!

This week on “Why are farmers so smelly?” we’re joined by beef farmer Meredith Bernard from the US, who tells…

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Heifers and cold starts on Meredith’s farm in North Carolina

We sold a few (make that four) heifers and I cleaned up around the shed with a mower that didn’t…

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Meredith does swamp loggers ‘farm style’

So much wind, rain and more wind means so many trees down, fences down and cows out. We did a…

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Video: Flooded farm aftermath in North Carolina

Well, the flood water receded in time for it to rain more. The barley may be a bust and the…

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Flooded: Meredith on farm in North Carolina

Well the rain came. And then came some more. And there’s more coming! And so it goes. The muddy Dan…

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Bringing it home: Soybean harvest wrap-up

Our soybean harvest is done and even the farmer got excited for a change! It didn’t happen without a few…

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One step forward, two steps back: Soybean harvest day 2

Sometimes (a lot of times) it’s one step forward, two steps back…BUT forward is forward! Stay tuned to see how…

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A good run of bad luck: Soybean harvest day one

We finally started soybean harvest! Well, kinda. Watch to see how far we got and stay tuned for what’s hopefully…

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‘This Farm Wife’ in North Carolina…mechanic?

Try not to smile watching a newborn calf attempting to stand for the first time…and try not to judge my…

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Meredith on farm in North Carolina: Will it all go up in smoke?

Finally working on Gertie the Gleaner and was afraid she might go up in smoke. Then it felt like everything…

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When things go wrong: Saving a calf

Sometimes things don’t go as we hope or wish, but we make the best of bad situations. In this video…

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The final cut: Rolling out of hay and corn bins

I lied to y’all. We weren’t done with hay, but now we are! And I climbed in and out of…

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Meredith preps for corn harvest in North Carolina

Hey y’all! Lots happening here this week! Check out our corn harvest prep and then go see my new online…