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Construction update

Saturday, May 12, 2018 This week saw some significant steps occur on the construction of the replacement grain elevator leg.   It is now standing upright, ready for the electrical connections, the installation of the belt/buckets, and the connection of new … Continue reading

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Yo-yo

Thursday, April 19, 2018 75ºF yesterday, 27ºF tonight.  Ouch. Will need to check wheat crop tomorrow.  

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Cool

Thursday, September 7, 2017 When the day started today, we saw temp readings of 43F (6C).  That required a sweatshirt be worn to be out in it.  This cool spell is slowing the dry down of the corn and soybeans.  … Continue reading

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Another PIP

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 John Deere provided another PIP (Product Improvement Program) for our S680 combine today.  Seems that John Deere has had some complaints about the S-series cabs being noisy, so Kyle from Hutson, Inc. is here today to install more … Continue reading

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Ups and downs

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Good news:      The corn planting is finished!  Ross got over the last of those acres today. Bad news:        The soybean planting is halted in order to repair the air drill.  Yesterday evening during transport to another … Continue reading

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Prescriptions

Originally posted on Carnahan & Sons, Inc.:
Monday, March 4, 2013 I’ll be calling our Monsanto seed dealer, neighbor Jeff Jackson to learn if he has some seed sizes for our soybean seed.  We need to know that particular number,…

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 29,000 times in 2014. If it were a … Continue reading

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