Tag Archives: ADM Newburgh Indiana

Warmer days

Friday, February 11, 2022 We’ve been having some warmer days this week.  We have entered that time when the snow is melting and the ground is thawing out.  Most nights get below freezing, but last night it only got down … Continue reading

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A look back at last week, and snow to begin this week.

Monday, January 17, 2022 We had a good and productive week of work last week, even if I didn’t participate much in it.  I had been in the company of a person on Sunday (the 9th) who got a positive … Continue reading

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Some fixin’

Friday, October 29, 2021 Yesterday afternoon, we had a busy time with some repairs.  Mechanics from both our CIH and JD dealers came by to do some fixin’.  On the CIH 8250 combine, Brad worked on the programming of the … Continue reading

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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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