Monthly Archives: May 2012

May 15, 2012

Ross and I went this morning to look at the corn at the Cox farm.  Oh, instead of getting better, it seemed to be getting worse looking.  Some of the corn was big, some was tiny, and there were indications … Continue reading

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Monday, May 14, 2012

The morning started out extra early for me with an elders meeting.  After that concluded, I went down to the Freddie farm to check the drowned areas again.   I made the call that I would return there with the drill … Continue reading

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Friday, May 11, 2012

Well, I thought planting was finished. Yesterday, when I was mowing roadsides at the Freddie farm, I noticed a brown area in the middle of the farm, in that location where we often experience some ponding of water after a big rain. … Continue reading

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Thursday, May 10, 2012

John continues spraying over the top of the soybeans today; it’s an ideal spraying day with light winds. I went to the Waldo farm this afternoon, and replanted 4.5 acres of soybeans that had been ‘drowned out’.  The soil was … Continue reading

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May 9, 2012

John continues to spray soybeans today.  He had a big day yesterday, going over the Commer, Nellie, Grubb, Freddie, and Huey Flat-Left fields. Yesterday evening, I took the Gator to the Waldo farm to inspect the triangle field.  I suspected that … Continue reading

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May 8, 2012

Planting is finished… again. Ross is cleaning out and cleaning up his planter again today.  He finished replanting at the Roberson farm yesterday afternoon.  I even got in on the act; I used the 7130 tractor hitched to our old … Continue reading

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Monday, May 7, 2012

The sun is shining on a warm Monday morning.  But rain is predicted today.  Last Friday, Ross was replanting corn at the Roberson farm just east of here on IN Hwy 550, and was rained out of the field in … Continue reading

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