3 servings of dairy a day

Today was all about dairy cattle.  From genetics to research.  The first couple of lectures were pretty cool because we leaned that most of the cattle that are in Poland are dairy cows.  only 6% are beef.  To me that …

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Corpus Christi

Today in Krakow, its a holiday.  Today is the holiday of Corpus Christi or the body of christ.  A major holiday over here in Poland.  It was kind of amazing to se to see but because I’m not a catholic …

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Planes Trains and Automobiles

Yesterday was a really long day. Wake up at 6 o’clock in the morning and hop of a train at 7.  This train takes us to Warsaw.  We arrive at Warsaw at around 11 in the morning.  Wait at the …

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Forest and more Forest

Today was all about wildlife conservation and protection of habitat and ecosystems.  And yes we went through another forest.  But this one had feeders and pins.  I didn’t really see how that related to wildlife management because the whole premise …

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OLE OLE OLE

So yesterday was a pretty relaxed day.  We slept in and did laundry.  Then McGahan invited us to ice cream.  The ice cream wasn’t bad. It was actually pretty good.  But the real fun of yesterday was after we got …

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Only the fin of traveling

So we just got back from the beautiful German city of Berlin.  At first we didn’t know if we were even going to make it.  But some how we survived the bus to the Bydgoszcz Głowna Train station and hoped …

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fields of glory

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 Today was a fun day.  I GOT TO DRIVE A CZECK TRACTOR!!!  As you can see from the picture above.  it was really different from the tractors back home.  only four gears, a high/low, but it had three granny low …

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There is FUNGUS AMUNGUS

So these past two days have been a little weird. I didn’t blog last night because I didn’t know what to blog about but today kind of sealed the deal.  The past two days have been all about fungi.  And …

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The seeds of future harvest

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Today was the day we started on my major… CROPS!!! I was so happy to start on my major and the classes i can really relate to.  today was mainly about cereal grains and some of the other major crops …

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The Soils And Views Only in Poland

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 “On top of the hill”   When we first show up to our class room today, both instructors say lets go.  So we all pile in a mini bus and off we went.  i believe we went south of Bydgoszcz …

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OH MY GOD

So today we are trying to pick places to go on our three day weekends.  This is turning into a nightmare to try and figure out.  Its either too expensive to get there or its just to far or to …

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the picture that saved the day

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This picture alone saved the day for us.  It was an amazing trip all around Bydgoszcz on the busses.  But we had no idea where we were going.  We thought it was just a few stops up ahed from where …

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ow ow ow ow

After being in Poland for 4 days now i am starting to realize that I never really walked any where in the states.  Plus I need to learn to wear taller socks lol.  This walking is actually fun though.  I …

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Waiting on a plane to take me away

So… today is the day that a beautiful plane will take me to a new land, full of adventure and fun.  But there is one problem.  That problem is waiting.  Today my family is all traveling to Washington D.C. for …

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