Christmas- Are we teaching children to focus on Presents

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Present Woes

We’ve made it to another year’s end, and yet again everyone’s focus is on presents! But it’s been a tough year for many, financially speaking, especially farmers. Christmas is the time when you will feel the financial squeeze the most, with no idea how long you will have to feed animals into the spring! Looking for the best present for family and friends is when you realise you might not be able to afford the top of the range items! At least not while keep something aside for a rainy day or month in the spring!  As a result, the feeling of fear and inadequacy can be daunting! Continue reading “Christmas- Are we teaching children to focus on Presents”

Christmas Presents for the Farmer in your Life: 2

christmas present blog 2Last year this blog had a list of suggested Christmas presents for farmers. It proved very popular. Almost too popular; we have now had requests for more options as some have exhausted the list already, using it for birthdays and anniversaries as well! We also had some inquiries for more items in the €10-€100 bracket.

So to help these people out we have come up with some extra ideas for this Christmas. Continue reading “Christmas Presents for the Farmer in your Life: 2”

Thank You and Merry Christmas From All at Agridirect

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Thank You and Merry Christmas from all at Agridirect

The Wind Down

Merry Christmas to you all. Here at Agridirect we are getting the last orders out before the couriers stop for the Holidays. (Though there may be a wandering eye or two focused on getting away for some last minute shopping ourselves). We are doing our very best to get all orders out before the couriers finish for Christmas. Continue reading “Thank You and Merry Christmas From All at Agridirect”

12 Christmas Presents for the Farmers in your life.

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12 Christmas Presents for the Farmers in your life.

It’s that time of the year again when you start worrying about what to buy for your family and friends. It is always a difficult ask. Farmers Christmas Presents can be particularly difficult to buy. A new radio for the kitchen probably won’t get much use. My fiancé has given up guessing and just asks what I will use. There’s nothing worse than buying someone a present that they never use.

For that reason I’ve created this handy list to help you find a perfect last minute gift that you can be sure they will use. Continue reading “12 Christmas Presents for the Farmers in your life.”

10 Signs your Significant Other is a Subtle Scrooge

 

10 signs your significant other is a subtle scrooge
10 signs your significant other is a subtle scrooge

10 signs your Significant other is a Subtle Scrooge

The Christmas season is upon us, with decorations sparkling in every window, “Silver Bells” and “Last Christmas” on the airwaves; Shoppers wrapped in scarves and hats humming “Merry Christmas” as they rush from shop to shop looking for the perfect gifts for all and sundry. Children are buzzing with excitement as they make their list and count down the days until Santa Claus arrives; an excitement that spreads to the older generations anticipating some time off work and a chance to relax with the family in front of the fire, watching classics that give them a warm fuzzy feeling.

But there are some that aren’t quite as receptive to this time of year. Continue reading “10 Signs your Significant Other is a Subtle Scrooge”