Russ' Vintage Iron
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Thu Feb 12, 2015 12:03 PM CST

"Waste not, want not" was a phrase I heard quite a bit while growing up. We didn't have a whole lot, but what we did have was not about to be squandered -- something I think many today do not fully understand.

I think this mindset came from all four of my grandparents and their experiences getting married and starting families during height of The Great Depression and having to get by with very little. They raised my parents this way as well.

I can vividly remember my one grandma cutting my hair in her kitchen and darning holes in ...

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