Sunday, June 16, 2024

Progressive by Tradition 

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice  In a historically patriarchal society, agriculture has several women in leadership at the ground...

An Unlikely Example 

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice  The disciples' response is one of the most fascinating parts of the Easter message....
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The Cattleman’s Corner: Social Engineering Through the Lens of Sustainability 

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice  The word “sustainability” has been co-opted to mean something different than its literal definition,...

What Does It Mean to Be a Disciple of Christ? 

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice  Imagine the excitement of the disciples fresh off returning from a journey in which...

Are the Gospels Historically Reliable? 

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice  For nearly two millennia, Christians have looked to the gospels to read the words...

OPINIONS: Cash Cow

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice  Every business owner, regardless of industry, dreams of a more passive income, cash flow...

Heaven  

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice  If someone were to come to you with the following list: real, communal, perfect,...

A Question and Answer 

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice  “Bone cancer in children, what’s that about? How dare you, how dare you create...

OPINION: Apex Predator

Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Recently, at our County Cattlemen’s meeting, we heard from California Department of Fish and Wildlife...
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The Power of a Promise

Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice All scripture may flow from the simple phrase "But God." However, it is held together...

Purposeful Life

Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice “For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own...

OPINION: Balancing Industry Strength and Individual Producer Vitality

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice It is important that we recognize that the strength of an industry is vital...

Ephesians 2: 4-7, But God

Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice “But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved...

OPINION: Crony Capitalism and USDA Animal Disease Traceability Proposals

Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Apparently, the United States Department of Agriculture has never heard the cliché about not beating...

Ephesians 2, Dead in Our Sins

Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice And you were dead in the trespasses and sins in which you once walked, following...
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Evil and Love

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice At some point in every believer’s life, they will face the question, “Why does...
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Guide to Bidding at a Live Auction 

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Live auctions with a good auctioneer are exciting and usually the best way to...
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Shameless Faith

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice And he said to them, “Go into all the world and proclaim the gospel...
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The Cattleman’s Corner: (OPINION) Newsom and California Legislature: Dumb as a Post or Pro...

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Austin Snedden Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice There are certain things that have such a strong...
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Who Then Shall We Seek

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice For many reasons, placing a person on a pedestal only leads to disappointment. A...
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OPINION: Still Waiting for Country of Origin Labels on Beef

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice It seems absurd that we are still talking about this, but lobbying power has...
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Who Leads Us?

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice 1 Corinthians 1:10–17 (ESV) “10I appeal to you, brothers, by the name of our Lord...
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The Cattleman’s Corner: (OPINION) Capi-Toll-Ism

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice I have been thinking about what we call our free society and trying to...
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Even When Church Is Canceled, Church Isn’t Canceled

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice On Sunday, February 9th, 2014, several dozen students at Corban University gathered in a...
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The Cattleman’s Corner: OPINION: Misdiagnosis

By Austin Snedden, Ranching Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Misdiagnosis is something we generally think of when referring to the medical field, but...
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The Pendulum of Intellectualism

By Joshua Stevens, Faith Contributor, Valley Ag Voice “How long, O simple ones, will you love being simple? How long will scoffers...