Tag Archives: White River

That was a close one.

Thursday, February 14, 2019 We just dodged another bullet this week.  The West Fork of White River crested at 24.25 feet at Edwardsport early in the week.  It is now falling slowly.  That 24+foot river strongly tested our levee at … Continue reading

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Nice Saturday

November 3, 2018 Today has been a pretty nice day.  It started out foggy, and with heavy dew.  But the constant sunshine and 10 mph breeze has dried things out quite well, even if the temperature remains in the mid-50s.  … Continue reading

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A nice visit

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 Yesterday evening, our sister Sheila and BIL John came by for a quick visit.  They had been out visiting with friends in western Indiana, and they made their way here, too.  They took a quick ride … Continue reading

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A good first day of #harvest18

Thursday, September 13, 2018 We got started on corn harvest yesterday.  We worked at the home farm, and got out a couple fields.  The soil was a little softer than we would have preferred, but it was to be expected … Continue reading

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River problem?

Saturday, September 8, 2018 Knox County, Indiana is certainly river country.  The Wabash forms the west side of the county.  The West Fork of the White River forms the entire eastern and southern boundary of Knox County, and it flows … Continue reading

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Cooler and wet

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Yes, it’s much cooler out there today.  After yesterday’s 70+ degree day, it’s in the mid 30s today.  And it rained hard last night, and it continues today.  It’s predicted to keep raining through Saturday!   The weather … Continue reading

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Wrapping up one task

Monday, October 2, 2017 Larry is back today, and he should finish the planting of the 2018-crop wheat.  He has been working very diligently since September 25.  We discussed this morning his experience with wheat planting.  According to his ‘red book’ … Continue reading

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