Category Archives: Farm Days

The cold came back

Thursday, January 20, 2022 Waking up this morning, we discovered that the weather guys were correct.  It was really cold!   The past two days were pretty nice here, with temperatures about 47ºF (8C) and bright sunny skies.  This morning’s sunny … Continue reading

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Colder

Tuesday, January 4, 2022 It’s colder today, with a bit of a breeze.  If the wind were calm, it wouldn’t be too bad out there, but the wind sorta cuts through.  Greg at our nearby Nutrien location notified us that … Continue reading

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Welcome, 2022

Monday, January 3, 2022 The new year has arrived at Carnahan & Sons.   The trucks are busy taking grain to market.  Early January is a busy, busy time at grain elevators across the Midwest .  It’s almost like the harvest … Continue reading

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HNY

Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Not many days left of 2021.   Many people will be pleased to see the old year go.  Yes, we look ahead to the new year with optimism, but looking back on 2021 is not all bad … Continue reading

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Sunny days with signs of winter.

Monday, December 20, 2021 The sun is out, and it’s a pretty winter day…well, winter actually begins tomorrow!  Nights in the 20s and days in the 40s for the week before Christmas.  Not bad at all.  Of course, we’d  prefer … Continue reading

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Stuff happening during a quarantine

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 I had a bad head cold over the weekend.  I just figured it was one of my typical winter-time Man-Colds.  It started on Thursday and my head got progressively stopped up…and the runny nose would not … Continue reading

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Ending the week on a high note

Friday, December 3, 2021 It’s 67 degrees out there!  (19C)  Yesterday and today we’ve had upper 60s for temperatures.  Who would have thought that December would begin with days like this?  Wednesday was a dreary, wet day, but that seems … Continue reading

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It’s December already?

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 December arrived with a chilly, gray, and rainy morning.  The rain departed about 3 pm this afternoon, and we had a few minutes of sunshine.  But the clouds gathered again making for a gray afternoon.  It … Continue reading

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Clean-up continues…

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 Brandon has been quite busy with the clean-up.  He has given his touch to several machines so far.  He uses compressed air to blast off caked-on dirt along with loose dust and leaves.  Then, he uses … Continue reading

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Frosty morn

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 This morning we had our first frost of the season.  You could see it sparkling on the grass as the pickup lights shone across it.  The sun is coming up rosy today.  The forecast has us … Continue reading

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