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Getting close…

Friday night, October 18, 2013 Even though we were a bit short on truck drivers today, and we started the day with a nearly-full wet bin, we were able to make our goal… we finished Huey and Commer corn fields.  … Continue reading

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Cloudy morning

Wednesday, September 18, 2013 When we went outside this morning, we could see the evidence of a few sprinkles of rain overnight.  Not raining now, so we are not delayed on corn harvesting. Yesterday evening finished better than Monday evening.  … Continue reading

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Coming soon…. harvest

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 I’ve had a bit of a lengthy absence from the website recently, for Pat and I have taken a couple weeks’ trip to celebrate our 35th anniversary.  We had some great times in southern California, Hawaii, … Continue reading

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Hit the ‘pause’ button

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 Today, we are waiting for the straw baling crew to finish at the Crook farm so that we can get it sprayed and planted.  They are working there today, even though rain is threatening.  Hopefully, they … Continue reading

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Rainy evenings

Sunday, June 23, 2013 It’s Sunday morning, and we are preparing to go to church.  It’s Vacation Bible School (VBS) week at Wheatland Christian Church (WCC), and Pat is heading up the work in the kitchen.  I opted out of … Continue reading

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Remnants of Isaac affect harvest

Monday, September 3, 2012 We are stopped from harvesting today, the fields are too wet!  Isaac was delayed, but did arrive during the night Saturday.  Sunday brought off-and-on showers.  This morning we read a total of 1.78 inches of rain … Continue reading

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May 31, 2012

Wheat harvest in May?  Yes!  The combines and grain cart were stored in the very back of the big storage barn, but it did not take very long to pull them out and get ready to go to the field.   … Continue reading

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