Tag Archives: Asgrow Soybeans

Summer (like) work

Saturday, May 22, 2021 Summer is still about 4 weeks away, but some summer jobs are being performed now. John is out putting down a layer of post-emergence herbicide, which includes some Roundup WeatherMAX and Liberty.  For our Asgrow XtendFlex … Continue reading

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Beautiful Fall Day

Friday, November 6, 2020 Not a cloud in the sky.  Warm.  73ºF (22C) Beautiful.  Does it get any better than this day in November? We have been sending soybeans to market at ADM in Newburgh, IN to fill contracts.  We … Continue reading

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Another week closer to harvest

Saturday, August 29, 2020 It’s a bit cooler today; the past days this week have been pretty hot.  Mid-90s and high humidity.  Just felt sticky.  But we are inching closer to harvest.  As you look across the corn and soybean … Continue reading

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Another week of preparation.

Monday, August 10, 2020 This week, the guys will continue their tasks of preparing the machines and trucks and grain system for fall harvest.  The combines are ready.  The red headers are being worked on today.  A couple trucks remain … Continue reading

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Welcome, April!

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 It’s a cloudy and chilly (45ºF, 7C) day to begin the month of April.  We did some more prep work for #plant20.  We topped off the soybean seed tender truck.  John checked the sprayer for leaks, … Continue reading

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Set up continues

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Sunny today.  Will get a little above 50ºF today. Brad is  here from JL Farm Equipment, Poseyville, IN to install updated software in the MX290 tractor.  This update was necessary in order for the tractor’s controller … Continue reading

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Turn the page

Monday, July 31, 2017 Another calendar page flips over tomorrow.  The past few days have felt like September, not July.  The weekend provided us with a respite from the heat and humidity.  When temps only reach into the low 80s … Continue reading

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It begins…

Monday, September 12, 2016 Yes, we’re going to the soybean field today!  Getting the machines out again, for real this time…not just to service them. It’s great to get to start with soybeans this year.   Working on those for a few … Continue reading

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A happy day

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 We got good news today.  The replanting that was done at the Freddie farm last Wednesday, June 22, is now emerging.  No further replanting will be required!  The soybean air drill and cart can remain in … Continue reading

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Inspection

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 John and I traveled to the Roberson, Crook, Huey, and Downen farm locations this morning to determine if another application of Roundup was needed.  He has decided that they are in good condition weed-wise, so an application … Continue reading

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