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2018 comes to an end

Monday, December 31, 2018 On this last day of 2018, corn is being delivered to market.  Brandon has 5 trips to make to GPC today, and he had no difficulty getting the appointments.  It’s just that it is a bit … Continue reading

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70?

Monday, February 20, 2017 The temperature hit 70F today, about 25 degrees above average temperature for this day of February.  I hear of farmers in the area applying nitrogen.  It just seems a little premature for us.  But it does feel … Continue reading

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Back Home Again… In Indiana…

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 If you’ve been a follower of this website, you may have noticed a gap in recent postings.   Yes, Pat and I have been away from the farm since Thanksgiving, returning last night.  We visited friends and … Continue reading

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Negative numbers

Thursday, December 12, 2013 When we were awakened by the radio this morning, the announcer reported the temperature at -2ºF (-19C).  That was an attention getter!  Then, after the local news report, the next song that was played was Baby, … Continue reading

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A pause in the action… sort of…

Monday, October 7, 2013 The rain event over the weekend brought us 3.7″ of rain as measured here, but stories of rain gauges nearby were 4 and 5+”  The Roberson and Kessinger ditches were overflowing as we drove to church … Continue reading

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John in the Pete

Monday, December 3, 2012 John is delivering corn to market across US 50 at Robinson Grain Elevator.  He’s driving his favorite, the Peterbilt.  It is a windy and very warm day, 72F. Shepards are beginning work on the installation of … Continue reading

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