Tag Archives: ADM

New mower

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 It is always a happy day when a new machine arrives here.  Today we took delivery of a new zero-turn mower, a JD Z970R.  We used it a little bit this afternoon, to grind up some … Continue reading

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Plan B became Plan C

Thursday, September 29, 2016 Yesterday had some surprises, as days on the farm often do.  We awoke to an unexpected light rain, and we figured we would not be able to harvest soybeans for the day.  So we planned for … Continue reading

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MT

Monday, March 14, 2016 We are officially MT (empty) of 2015-crop soybeans.  Brandon hauled the last few loads to ADM in Newburgh, Indiana last Thursday and Friday.  This closes the books on one part of 2015.  Several loads of 2015 … Continue reading

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End of the week

Friday, January 15, 2016 Hard to imagine that we’re halfway through January, huh?  Seems like it was just Christmas and New  Year’s.  The days go by pretty fast.  Pretty soon we’ll be flipping another page on the old calendar! Brandon … Continue reading

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Beans to market

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 Ross has sold some soybeans to ADM in Newburgh, Indiana.  So, one load is going out this afternoon to help fill that contract. A ‘thaw’ is coming tomorrow, as temperatures are predicted to rise into the … Continue reading

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Winter is here

Monday, January 4, 2016 Happy New Year, everyone! It became winter here in the last few days.  The daytime highs are in the 30s and the lows in the 20s.  Even with these average temperatures, the days have been beautiful, … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Indiana!

Friday, December 11, 2015 I have had a short absence from regular postings on this website.  My wife Pat and I just returned from a trip to Disney World.  We had a great time down there, and the weather was … Continue reading

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