an unusual land deal, a giant spill and a tankertrain explosion, anxiety began to ripple across the North prairie. Rural Revolution Butchering our Irmo bull Arcola I ll repeat my warning I put up every time we butcher DO NOT READ THIS POST if Grasonville you are vegetarian or have a squeamish stomach. This post shows pictures of our bull. Rural Revolution Kerosene lamps Yesterday s power outage brought to mind a small experiment we did last week. Just how long, we wondered, will a Stuttgart gallon of kerosene service an oil lamp? The answer.