Season 17, Episode 3 The Farmer's Wife

As “The Farmer's Wife” concludes, it's 1996 and Darrel finally takes over his parents' farm. The Buschkoetters reap a bumper crop that fall, but their marriage almost falls apart. A job for her and counseling for him seem to turn things around, though. Says Darrel: “If I didn't make some changes, I was going to lose my whole family.”