Author Archives: Nifty Galoot

About Nifty Galoot

Farmer and Market Gardener living along the banks of the Mississippi river in north Central Minnesota.

First Day of Spring 2010

Sunrise was beautiful this morning on the first day of Spring. I’ve been taking pictures every day this Winter and Spring. Most days it’s a short walk to the mailbox and along the road, some days it’s a little longer … Continue reading

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Hilling Potatoes

The potatoes are coming along nicely and it was time to hill them. Got the tractor set up and did that yesterday. Here’s a short video of the hilling: The Allis Chalmers model G tractor was made for truck farming … Continue reading

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The Day Dawns

It was a nice foggy morning with the Sun just up in the sky after loading the truck for Farmers market. There was just enough time for a quick walk with the camera before it was time to leave. I … Continue reading

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Pretty Bright Flowers

Pretty Bright Flowers by Kent Lorentzen Bright colored flower plants were blooming at last week’s Farmer’s Market. They make a beautiful photo. One of nice things about selling my garden goodies at Farmer’s Market… Is seeing all the great things … Continue reading

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New Websites

Some online friends and I have been working on getting new web sites set up to sell products featuring some of our favorite subjects. A gal that loves horses and equines of all kinds has created Longears Love, a site … Continue reading

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Beaming Sunset

Beaming Sunset by Kent Lorentzen Glanced out late yesterday afternoon and saw an orange sky. Oh my… It was the sunset. Grabbed the camera, threw on a jacket, hat, gloves, and boots, then headed out to try and capture the … Continue reading

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Pretty Dawn Sky

February Sunrise by Kent Lorentzen This morning’s dawn sky had pretty colors, so I grabbed the camera and went out to capture some photos of the pre-sunrise sky. Here’s one that that’s not too bad: February Sunrise by Kent Lorentzen … Continue reading

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Reviewing a Cardinal print from Loxly Gallery

This is a nice giclee print of a Cardinal that I received from Loxly Gallery. What a beautiful bird and photograph, the print quality is outstanding. Here’s a photo I took of the print: Click on the image to view … Continue reading

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Computer Helper…

Oh yes… I often get help at the keyboard, whether it’s wanted or not… First there will be a little nudge on the right hand or I’ll notice something weird appearing on the monitor screen. Oh! It’s just Raven coming … Continue reading

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Featured Artist at Imagekind

Much to my surprise… I found out I was a featured artist at Imagekind today. A very nice surprise indeed! I wonder how many folks will check out my galleries? I’ve really enjoyed taking photos and trying to get good … Continue reading

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