Tag Archives: JD 9330

#pauseplant16

Friday, April 22, 2016 After a small rain Wednesday night, and a bigger one Thursday night (.9″, or 23mm), planting progress has stopped.  It could be early next week before we begin again.  The weather forecast for next week is … Continue reading

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Plant

Thursday, April 21, 2016 It rained out the planters last night just after dark.  It has been a good rain, not heavy, about .4″ (10mm).  So, today, we are analyzing the information captured by the FieldView and FieldView Beta.  We … Continue reading

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#plant16

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Planting has started.  Ross is running the MX290 and 1250 corn planter.  There have been a few glitches, but things are smoothing out.  Dennis is operating the JD9330 and the 1890 soybean air drill.  Most field … Continue reading

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Final touches

Saturday, April 16, 2016 We are putting the final touches on the preparation for #plant16.  We made sure the FieldView Drives are set up and connected, and those appear to be ready.  We will reconnect the JD 9330 to the 1910 air … Continue reading

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Whatcha doin’ now that harvest is over?

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 The good weather continues, and it’s a treat!  Mid 70s temps today make for a pleasant time to be out and about.  What’s happening on the farm? -Corn and soybeans are being delivered to market again … Continue reading

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Aerial analysis of crops, part 3

Thursday, August 13, 2015 First, let me say “Happy Birthday” to our sister Sheila Hobson! John flew the drone yesterday over some soybeans that help us feel a little better about the upcoming harvest.  At VanVleet and Dunn he found some … Continue reading

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Shine

Monday, July 20, 2015 The JD 9330 tractor got a good wash and wax job today.  While I was out with the bush-hog, Brandon and John made that tractor shine like a new one! Along US 50, just east of … Continue reading

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