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Sunny Friday

May 27, 2016 It’s a sunny Friday afternoon, and rather breezy.  The rain that fell yesterday just before noon has the soybean planter stopped.  Again.  We will wait for drier field conditions to get the soybean planter going once more. … Continue reading

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Memorial Day memories

May 25, 2015 Today it’s cloudy and drizzling rain.  It’s okay with me because late last night, the soybean planting got finished.  We had a small window of opportunity over the weekend, with good weather and good soil conditions.  And with … Continue reading

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Another Saturday in June

Saturday, June 14, 2014 It’s a rather cool morning… in the high 50sF to start the day.  It should warm to the 80s by afternoon.  It has been a less-hectic week on the farm, but many things are happening. Pat … Continue reading

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No, not today

Friday, May 23, 2014 I went over to Wheatland this morning, in hopes to find the field at Huey dry enough to plant soybeans.  To my surprise, the roads became wet as I approached Wheatland, and I began to see … Continue reading

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Another week passes

Friday, June 7, 2013 Another weekend approaches, and we still are unfinished with replanting.  Ross was able to finish the application of Nitrogen to corn on Wednesday, by sidedressing the NH3 at the Commer farm.  So, that’s a good thing … Continue reading

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May 23, 2012

Wednesday afternoon. Ben is out on the suntan machine, helping keep the ditches clear of brush and unneeded woody vegetation.  He has been at this task for several days, and it is showing good results.  As I was evaluating soybean fields … Continue reading

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