Tag Archives: US 50

Various jobs on a fairly hot week

Friday, July 21, 2017 There has been some variety in our tasks this week.  The temperatures have been running in the 90s, and the heat is a topic of conversation everywhere.  The weather folks tell us it will get back … Continue reading

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Great forecast!

Saturday, May 13, 2017 We are loving the weather forecast!  Looks like we’re in for a streak of warm and dry days!  And the baby corn and soybeans (the ones that survived the flooding) are loving that too. Had a … Continue reading

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Mix

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 It’s been a mix of weather today — sunny at times, some clouds, and periods of light rain.  And it’s chilly.  Started the day at 48F (9C), and we’ve reached the high for the day of … Continue reading

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Rain Amounts and a Special Race

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 When the rainfall report came this morning from Climate Corporation, we learned that yesterday morning’s rain was quite variable.  It ranged from 1.5″ (38mm) at the Lett and Watjen farms, down to .4″ (10mm) at the … Continue reading

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Monday tasks

February 29, 2016 Happy Leap Day, everyone! I read a post on twitter today, where a farmer proposed that we should add the extra “leap day” to June, for in his opinion, “who wants another February day?” New tasks are … Continue reading

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Beans to market

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 Ross has sold some soybeans to ADM in Newburgh, Indiana.  So, one load is going out this afternoon to help fill that contract. A ‘thaw’ is coming tomorrow, as temperatures are predicted to rise into the … Continue reading

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Corn, continued.

Friday, September 18, 2015 We did stay with corn harvest on Thursday.  It was an eventful day, working on the Two Hills and the Cox farm.  All these fields are along US 50.  The Two Hills are the steepest fields we … Continue reading

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