Tag Archives: Monsanto

Corn is done; ’19 begins

Thursday, October 18, 2018 On Tuesday evening, we finished up harvesting the 2018 corn crop.  It was not a record yield crop, but pretty darn good.  We are grateful. We have our double-crop soybeans (DCB) to be harvested, as well … Continue reading

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‘nother meeting

Thursday, October 26, 2017 This afternoon will be another lengthy meeting.  (we’ve had a lot of those lately!)  We will be sitting down around the conference table with our seed dealer and the Monsanto regional rep to iron out our … Continue reading

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2016 is on its way out

Thursday, December 29, 2016 This is the time of year when you reflect on the year that is closing, and imagine what a new year will bring.  You do this for  your farm business, as you do for your personal … 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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Morning meeting

Monday, October 26, 2015 We met with our Pioneer seed reps today, dealer David Flint and area rep Tony Halter.  We made our agreement to purchase a portion (about 20%) of our 2016 soybean seed needs from Pioneer, variety 35T58.  … Continue reading

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Rain!!!!

Monday, July 2, 2012 We are very grateful for yesterday afternoon’s rain.  About 4 pm, while we were inside watching the Cardinals-Pirates game, we heard some thunder!  We were so pleased that we went outside and stood in the cooling … Continue reading

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