Tag Archives: double-crop soybeans

#harvest18 ends… well, almost.

Saturday, October 27, 2018 It’s kind of a gray day today, after a rainy Friday.  The forecast is for several days of light rain over the next week.  Maybe the gray days of November have arrived early. Wednesday afternoon, we … Continue reading

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July Jobs

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 John is out with the 4730 sprayer today putting WeatherMax on the double-crop soybeans (DCB).  He will return with some dicamba on most of them later in the week.  His scouting work yesterday led him to … Continue reading

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Into DCB

Saturday, October 25, 2014 We will be heading off to cut some DCB at Waldo today.  We have under 300 acres of DCB remaining to harvest.  The mornings have been a little damp, but by noon it’s a go! Our … Continue reading

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Once again, with gratitude.

Saturday, August 9, 2014 Upon checking the rain gauge this morning, I’ve discovered that the past couple days have been terrific for rainfall here on this SW Indiana farm!  We are very grateful for the summer’s growing conditions, and we offer continually our … Continue reading

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Checking it out

Sunday, June 29, 2014 After a terrific morning at Wheatland Christian Church, we had some leftover spaghetti-bake for lunch (or in southern Indiana AKA Sunday dinner).  Nicolas and I took an extended Gator ride around and across all the double-crop soybeans … Continue reading

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another harvest day

Tuesday night, November 5, 2013 It’s the end of another day of soybean harvest.  We worked on Downen, Huey Hill, Huey Flat, and Mark Dunn today.   We got farther than we expected at noon today.  It was a bit ‘tough’ cutting, … Continue reading

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Gotta give it a try

Monday, November 4, 2013 It’s a little cloudy, and the temperature is only 52, not the sunny and 60 that was predicted.  Even so, I think we are going to try to cut some DCB this afternoon at our VanVleet farm … Continue reading

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