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2023 already underway

Thursday, October 27, 2022 We are already working on the 2023 crop.  Today, Nutrien is applying some fertilization for next year’s soybeans.  They’ve been at these applications for next year’s corn and soybeans most days since harvest finished. Nick from … Continue reading

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Clean-up continues

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 Brandon continues to make progress on the post-harvest clean-up of the trucks and equipment.  On the “done” list:  the headers, one combine, the grain cart, and one truck/trailer.  On the ‘to do’ list:  one combine, two … Continue reading

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Seed delivery day

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Seed for #plant 20 is coming home today, even though the morning is quite foggy.   Our dealer has delivered the DeKalb corn seed to the farm.  There are 3 hybrids that we plan to use for … Continue reading

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Chilly Friday

Friday, March 16, 2018 It was much colder outside today than yesterday, and the cloudiness and wind increased the chill in the air.  Even so, it was a busy day for a Friday in mid-March.  We took the time to service … Continue reading

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‘nother meeting

Thursday, October 26, 2017 This afternoon will be another lengthy meeting.  (we’ve had a lot of those lately!)  We will be sitting down around the conference table with our seed dealer and the Monsanto regional rep to iron out our … Continue reading

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Plant17 (cont)

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 We continue to plant soybeans.  (The corn is done)  The soil is getting dry, but the weather man is telling us that will change.  Depending on which source you consult, we are predicted to receive 1 … Continue reading

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A first, at least for us

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 Yesterday afternoon, between rain showers, John, Brandon and I loaded some soybean seed into the air drill.  It was a first for us, for this is the first time we’ve utilized a semi-trailer to haul the … Continue reading

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Aerial analysis of crops, part 3

Thursday, August 13, 2015 First, let me say “Happy Birthday” to our sister Sheila Hobson! John flew the drone yesterday over some soybeans that help us feel a little better about the upcoming harvest.  At VanVleet and Dunn he found some … Continue reading

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