Old-Fashioned Fun For All Planned At Madison Days

Country entertainment for all has been promised at Madison, often referred to as “The Hidden Valley of the Flint Hills.”

“We have three days of family fun events for every age group, scheduled June 10-11-12 at Madison Days 2016 in our northern Greenwood County farming-ranching community of Madison,” according to Nathan DeWitt, Chamber of Commerce official, who’s again been instrumental in coordination. Continue reading →

Sufficient Water Becomes Even More Important For Horses During Hot Days

Horses that are finicky about their water when away from home can often be coaxed to consume water that is masked with flavoring agents such as “Kool-Aid.”
Horses that are finicky about their water when away from home can often be coaxed to consume water that is masked with flavoring agents such as “Kool-Aid.”

“You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him drink.”

That old familiar says certainly comes to mind when the sun’s boiling down, the horse is sweating profusely, and the owner brings a bucket of fresh water from the city hydrant. Continue reading →