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My Favorite Super Bowl Commercial: So God Made a Farmer - Paul Harvey / Dodge Ram - Video

My Favorite Super Bowl Commercial: So God Made a Farmer - Paul Harvey / Dodge Ram - Video


Published on Feb 3, 2013

And on the eighth day, God looked down on his planned paradise and said, "I need a caretaker." So God made a farmer.

God said, "I need somebody willing to get up before dawn, milk cows, work all day in the field, milk cows again, eat supper, then go to town and stay past midnight at a meeting of the school board." So God made a farmer.

God said, "I need somebody willing to sit up all night with a newborn colt and watch it die, then dry his eyes and say,'Maybe next year,' I need somebody who can shape an ax handle from an ash tree, shoe a horse with hunk of car tire, who can make a harness out hay wire, feed sacks and shoe scraps. Who, during planting time and harvest season will finish his 40-hour week by Tuesday noon and then, paining from tractor back, put in another 72 hours." So God made the farmer.

God said, "I need somebody strong enough to clear trees and heave bales, yet gentle enough to yean lambs and wean pigs and tend the pink-comb pullets, who will stop his mower for an hour to splint the leg of a meadowlark."

It had to be somebody who'd plow deep and straight and not cut corners. Somebody to seed, weed, feed, breed, and brake, and disk, and plow, and plant, and tie the fleece and strain the milk, . Somebody who'd bale a family together with the soft, strong bonds of sharing, who would laugh, and then sigh and then reply with smiling eyes when his son says that he wants to spend his life doing what Dad does. "So God made a farmer."

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God made a Farmer...

so that the farmer could be undersold, undermined and stripped of his/her ability to harvest Organic, Non-GMO crops for the betterment of his fellow people, by big Multi-National Corporations in collusion with our Federal Government usurpers. God made a Farmer?...no, I tend to believe he had nothing to do with making somebody that could do so much good only to be pulled asunder by criminals and thieves.

Father - Husband - Son - Spirit - Consciousness

Farmer = hard working individual

Us hard working farmers are not being pulled asunder by criminals and thieves, or as you say the corporations with government collusion. Many of these large corporations such as ADM, John Deere, CNH, Monsanto, Pioneer, etc., are only providing us with new options, be it for our products that we produce or the products that we buy. Without them we would not have the modern machinery and new varieties available to us; we would not have a place to sell our products. Many people criticize the industrialization of our food, but without it we would all starve.

Many farmers have fallen to the idea that government is here to help us, be it with subsidies or protection of markets or whatever else they think of. The collusion of farmers, corporations and government is a result of the system that is in place; or better stated the rules that were created for the game.

The free market that I live in utilizes the same technology as American farmers, but we don't need subsidies, protection from outside markets. But we also don't get taxed, so we are able to be much more lucrative. People here go broke in bad years and expand during the good ones. Only the best survive. Our farms are larger every year, and we become more and more industrialized, producing more per acre of land than ever before. We chose to produce organic, conventional, transgenic, whatever makes economic sense at the moment. This is how the USA system should be; a free market.

"This is how the USA system should be; a free market"...

uhh no...when you collude passively, reluctantly or without education to what it is you are harvesting for OUR children, you are farming for patent-holders and stockeholders solely, not us. First do no harm...GMO is criminal.

Father - Husband - Son - Spirit - Consciousness

Please read and research...


Father - Husband - Son - Spirit - Consciousness


As the commercial rolled on I was thinking "this is a long commercial. I wonder who's forking out the big bucks for this?". Cynical me was thinking it was a propaganda piece for ADM, or one of the other big politically parasitic corporations. I was pleasantly surprised at the end to see it was 'just' an auto commercial.

Auto company owned by the government

Rather it have been by ADM, at least it is still privately owned. Granted ADM is one of the worst government manipulators in the world, but it only does what is permitted by the government. Essentially we need to prevent government from having power that can be abused by people and corporations.