Tag Archives: corn harvest

Back to Beans

Saturday, October 10, 2020 After 5 big days harvesting corn, we are returning to soybeans today.  More specifically, the double-crop soybeans (DCB).  We have had a good week in the corn fields.  For the past two days, we have been … Continue reading

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Corn again

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 Now that the first-crop soybeans are all harvested, yesterday we returned to the corn fields.  We were hoping that the grain would be dry enough so that we could place it directly into storage, but it … Continue reading

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Leaves are a-turnin’

Thursday, September 12, 2019 Yes, fall is coming, harvest is not far away.  Ross thinks we shall begin corn harvesting next week.  That may be a little optimistic, but we will get going the week of the 23rd for sure. Soybeans are … Continue reading

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Return to corn

Tuesday morning, October 16, 2018 Gonna go back to the corn field today.  It’s not gonna be ideal; the field will be soft, and we will have to park the trucks on a road.  Wow.  We are in the last … Continue reading

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Midweek report

Wednesday, September  21, 2016 It is going to be a pretty nice day for the last day of summer, and it will feel like summer, too!  A temperature of 90F (32C) is predicted today.  It was that hot yesterday, and … Continue reading

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Switch over to corn

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 Yesterday evening, we completed harvesting all the first-planted, early-maturing soybeans here at the main farm location.  More soybeans won’t be dry enough for harvest for 5-7 days.  So, we are switching over to corn today.  We … Continue reading

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Harvest 15 wraps up*

Monday, October 12, 2015 The corn is all done and brought in from the fields.  We rolled over the last of the Shake farm in the early afternoon on Saturday.  Thursday night, we cut the final regular soybeans at Nellie.  … Continue reading

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Drizzly and chilly day

Saturday, October 3, 2015 Rain finally drove us from the soybean field last evening about 7pm.  We removed the headers at the Steimel field, and brought the combines home.  It’s still a bit drizzly this morning, so we are waiting … Continue reading

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Corn, continued.

Friday, September 18, 2015 We did stay with corn harvest on Thursday.  It was an eventful day, working on the Two Hills and the Cox farm.  All these fields are along US 50.  The Two Hills are the steepest fields we … Continue reading

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Rainy Christmas Eve

Wednesday, December 24, 2014 It’s a rainy day out there.  We have a  small chance that the temperatures may decrease enough through the day, so that the rain could turn to snow by evening.  That would be a happy event… … Continue reading

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