by Dr. Don Kuehle
“Summertime — and the livin’ is easy;
Fish are jumpin’ and the cotton is high…”
— George Gershwin.
I remember summertime. I grew up on a farm — and the livin’ was not easy! I remember summertime. Cultivating acres of corn. Cutting wheat with a binder and putting the bundles of wheat into shocks; later, threshing the wheat and hauling the grain to the granary. Cutting,