Category Archives: Family Life

#harvest18 complete

Monday, November 12, 2018 Today, after checking the weather forecast, we decided to go for it.  We took the S680 combine and header to the Commer and Freddie farms and harvested the remaining soybeans.  Those were planted in mid-July, and … Continue reading

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Return to corn

Tuesday morning, October 16, 2018 Gonna go back to the corn field today.  It’s not gonna be ideal; the field will be soft, and we will have to park the trucks on a road.  Wow.  We are in the last … Continue reading

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Visitors from Australia!

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 Last Thursday and Friday, we were honored to host the Hinck Family.  They operate a grain farm and cattle ranch near the town of Hyden in Western Australia.  Craig and Lauren, with their children Emily and … Continue reading

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A good first day of #harvest18

Thursday, September 13, 2018 We got started on corn harvest yesterday.  We worked at the home farm, and got out a couple fields.  The soil was a little softer than we would have preferred, but it was to be expected … Continue reading

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Lotsa mechanic work

Friday, August 31, 2018 Last day of August…it’s 92F (33C) out there, and it feels like an August day.  It has been a busy week here at Carnahan & Sons.  The maintenance on the JD S680 combine turned into a … Continue reading

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Digging deeper with a more thorough inspection

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 We had a formal, mechanic-performed inspection of the S680 combine done, and it revealed some work that needed to be done.  These were things that we did not discover on our own inspection.  Most was routine … Continue reading

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Rainy Monday

August 20, 2018 The rain is off-and-on this morning, but some work is still occurring.  Brandon has the MX290 Magnum tractor in the shop.  He is servicing it, getting it ready to plant cover crops behind the combines.  We will … Continue reading

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