Category Archives: Farm Days

Special visit

  On Thursday, October 12, we had three special visitors (four, really, with Tracey’s daughter) here at the farm.  Representatives of Climate Corporation arrived here to discuss their Fieldview information system and our experience with it.  They were accompanied by Chad … Continue reading

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Clean up continues…

Thursday, October 19, 2017 What a glorious, beautiful October day!   78F and sunny!   The two draper headers, a MacDon FD75 and a JD 640FD will be hitting the wash pad soon.  Most everything else has already been shined up.  … Continue reading

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Soil Judging

On Saturday, October 14th, over 350 high school students from all across Indiana gathered here at Carnahan & Sons for the Indiana State Soil Judging Contest.  The team competition brought two waves of busloads of kids to evaluate soils.  In … Continue reading

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2018 crop wheat

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 The fields that we planted to wheat are all up and growing now.  Sure looks nice as it turns a soft green.  We started planting wheat on September 25, and finished on October 2.  Even though … Continue reading

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Done!

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Yes, harvest at Carnahan & Sons is done!  We pulled through the last replanted corn at Huey on Saturday evening.  We worked our way through this crop in 5 weeks, a relatively short time, but not a record.  … Continue reading

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Big rain

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 1.56″ (40mm). Yes, it was a rainy morning, but the sun is back out in the late afternoon.  Not sure just how soon the corn fields will support the combines to re-start the harvest. But the … Continue reading

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Check a couple things off the list

Saturday, October 7, 2017 We finished with soybean harvest on Friday.  The wheat crop for 2018 is planted.  So, we have a couple tasks in the record books.  We began again in corn on Friday evening and ran Saturday, too, … Continue reading

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