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Check another thing off the list…

Friday the 13th #replant18 got done today! We had to wait many days to complete the replanting of soybeans.  This afternoon, that happened.  If you check the post for last Saturday, you see in the aerial photos some bare spots … Continue reading

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First rain delay of #plant18

Thursday, May 3, 2018 It is raining this morning, and by the looks of the radar, it could be a strong storm.  We are hoping for a little rain, not a gully-washer.  We were making progress with planting corn and … Continue reading

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Sunny morning

Monday, February 26, 2018 It’s a beautiful, sunny morning in SWIN.  The sky is a clear blue, and we’re headed for temperatures in the 50s.  Since there’s no wind, it’s pretty comfortable out there.  After several days of heavy rain, … Continue reading

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Mix

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 It’s been a mix of weather today — sunny at times, some clouds, and periods of light rain.  And it’s chilly.  Started the day at 48F (9C), and we’ve reached the high for the day of … Continue reading

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Pause

Thursday, April 27, 2017 There is a short pause in #plant17 soybeans this morning.  We received about .2″ rain last night, and the soil surface looks damp.  We will inspect the remaining fields to see if/where we can go plant … Continue reading

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What a way to start the day/week/month

Monday, August 1, 2016 At 7 am, the rain started coming down.  There was mild thunder in the area.  When the rain stopped, we’d received a nice 1/2 inch (13mm).  This was nice way to start the day, and a … Continue reading

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Important Visitors

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Yesterday, we were visited by representatives of Climate Corporation.  Navneen came from San Francisco, and Pat came from Chicago to observe our experience with two of their crop documentation systems.  We are in a beta testing … Continue reading

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