1614 The Pope’s Astronomer and the Farmer and His Dell

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Br. Bruce will visit Our Lady Queen of Martyrs in Berkely, MI on Monday, April 11.  In the morning he will talk with the students in the same classrooms where he attended grade school in the early ’60s.  Later that night at 7:30 he will speak with the parents in an gathering at the church.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator color=”black” border_width=”3″][vc_column_text]Ben-Carpenter-4-11-150x150Ben Carpenter paid a return visit to the Internet Advisor to talk about technology and farming.  Ben has been a frequent commentator over the years both online and on the phone talking about the technology that he uses to farm over a 1,000 acres of corn, soy and wheat near the Ohio border in southern Michigan along with his nephew.  Ben has his own website where you can find out more about his collection of antique and steam farm equipment.

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