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‘nother rain

Thursday, May 9, 2019 Ross searched again this morning for a ‘dry’ field to apply NH3, and decided to go to the Dunn farm.  So, he and John got going up there, and about 1230 pm, a wave of rain … Continue reading

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Is winter over?

Monday, March 11, 2019 There is sunshine today.  It is 50ºF — certainly more pleasant out there. We received today the seed sizes (number of seeds per pound) for the soybean seed, making the next step possible– creating the planting … Continue reading

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It’s a start…

Saturday, April 14, 2018 As I listen to the sound of gentle rainfall outside, I’m thinking a bit of our day yesterday.  It was good in most ways, and typical of a ‘first day’ in the field.  The windy and … Continue reading

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A good two days

Monday, March 27, 2017 We had a good few days in the field.  Thursday, John got started spraying some herbicide on some soybean acres that we look to plant first.  Then, on Friday and Saturday, Ross and John took to the … Continue reading

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70?

Monday, February 20, 2017 The temperature hit 70F today, about 25 degrees above average temperature for this day of February.  I hear of farmers in the area applying nitrogen.  It just seems a little premature for us.  But it does feel … Continue reading

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New video

Thursday, April 7, 2016 Working in the office today, because yesterday evening’s storm and rain has halted field work.  We are just one field away from having all the corn nitrogen applied. There is a new video posted on our … Continue reading

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Almost there

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 When we review today our checklist of things to prepare before planting, we can safely say that we are ‘ready’.  The machines have been serviced and we can say, “ready…set… go!”  The only hold-up is that the fields … Continue reading

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