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More #replant21

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 After a very lengthy ride in the Gator this morning, I discovered that there will be much more #replant21 than I thought last week.  Big areas of the Huey farm, as well as the Pond and … Continue reading

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Snow scenes

Thursday, January 28, 2021 Just a few views around the place this morning… We are enjoying the snow.

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First shot of N

Friday, January 22, 2021 Today, Nutrien is putting down the first of two applications of nitrogen to our wheat crop.  We plan to add some additional N at a later and appropriate stage of growth.  The nitrogen is in liquid … Continue reading

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Cold day for a new project

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 It’s cold out there this morning.  Right now, the temperature reads 28ºF (-2C).  But we have no wind… that makes it not so bad. John and Brandon have begun a project to improve the space in … Continue reading

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Sample video

Thursday, October 22, 2020 If you recall the post for September 23, we reported a day-long visit from a filming crew from Louisville, Kentucky.   Virtual Poet Studios (VPS) was here to capture still and video images that will become promotional … Continue reading

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Will this be the last day of soybean harvest?

Saturday morning, October 3, 2020 The last almost 3 weeks have been great weather for soybean harvest. We have made good progress, with few interruptions for mechanical problems. It has been fun, for sure. We have had good support from … Continue reading

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Another plot tour

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 It is a very cool and pleasant morning in SWIN.  Is this really August? Last Monday, John, Brandon, and I accompanied our Nutrien consultant, Greg Anthis, to a soybean plot in nearby Daviess County.  There, we … Continue reading

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DCB progress

Thursday, July 16, 2020 I have been out on the Gator this morning.  Besides spraying some roadsides, I checked on the double-crop soybeans (DCB).   I think they are making good progress.  All our fields got a small rain last night, … Continue reading

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Sunday Night Special

Monday, May 18, 2020 Overnight, we received a pretty big rain, about 2.8″ (71mm).  And the bulk of that arrived in about 40 minutes just at dusk Sunday night.  Climate.com gave us a report of possible hail damage on 16 … Continue reading

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A repair

Thursday, April 30, 2020 Yesterday and today, the guys have been performing a major repair to our Unverferth 1225 rolling harrow.   The arms that carry the actual rolling baskets were worn, and a couple of them broke last fall as … Continue reading

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