Tag Archives: ADM Newburgh Indiana

Rainy Monday

May 3, 2021 We had rain overnight and this morning, totaling .4″ (10mm).  That was just about perfect!  From the big rain last Wednesday (3.3″), some fields had created a crust that would have made it difficult for the little … Continue reading

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Next!

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 The CIH 420 Rowtrac is taking its turn in the shop.  Engine oil change, filters changed, lubrication.  No tires to check the pressure, but will make sure the tension on the rubber track is correct. The … Continue reading

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Refurbishment continues

Friday, January 8, 2021 Work continues in the shop, as we discover a few more little things to tweak or repair on the new (to us) KW truck.  Brandon has been very diligent to give attention to what it takes … Continue reading

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Feels like winter

Thursday, December 3, 2020 It’s chilly out there.  32ºF (0C).  At least the wind isn’t blowing a gale, like it was on Monday and Tuesday.  We don’t mind the cold…unless the wind is strong.  Cold and windy?  That’s tough. Corn and soybeans … Continue reading

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COVID quarantine

Thursday, November 19, 2020 Well, it happened.  We spent last Friday evening and Saturday morning at an elders’ retreat at McCormick’s Creek State Park.  On Sunday morning, I got the call that one of my fellow elders at WCC had … Continue reading

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Summer sizzles

Friday, July 3, 2020 Today it is 90ºF (32C) outside.  And, typical for southern Indiana, it is humid as can be!  It just feels ‘sticky’ out there.  But there is plenty of moisture in the soils and the corn and … Continue reading

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A look ahead

Thursday, January 16, 2020 John brought the JD 4730 sprayer into the shop this morning.  He bought a complete set of filters (on special reduced price this time of  year) and will be performing the annual service on the sprayer … Continue reading

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A week with a little bit of everything

Saturday, November 16, 2019 Yes, we had a variety of experiences with the weather and our activities this week. On Sunday afternoon, John brought our granddaughters over to play in the leaf piles in our yard.  We had worked with … Continue reading

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Gray, soggy day

Thursday, January 17, 2019 Well, it really is a gloomy day out there… gray skies, drippy drizzle coming down.  The weather folks are predicting some snow and very cold temps for the weekend.  We still have the snow blower hitched … Continue reading

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Snow is coming?

Friday, January 11, 2019 The weather report is telling us to get ready for some snow.  There are some reports that we will receive tonight and tomorrow over 8 inches.  That’s amazing.  Often, the weather folks overstate what’s coming.  Whether … Continue reading

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