Tag Archives: GPC

Shop work continues

Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Work continues in the shop.  The new (to us) Kenworth truck is occupying Brandon’s days.  He is adding some special lighting, and doing some repairs.  Looks like the brakes need some work, and a couple wheel … Continue reading

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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 going out

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 We are sending corn to market today.  We have some contracts to fill at GPC, Washington, Indiana. Brandon has 6 appointments today, and it will make me busy to keep the corn run up into the overhead … Continue reading

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Gray day

Monday, December 2, 2019 It’s very chilly out there.   No sunshine is breaking through the thick, gray clouds today.  The roofs had a dusting of snow on them when the day began.   The temperature has only moved up to … Continue reading

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Random thoughts on a rainy day.

Thursday, April 25, 2019 Yes, it is another rainy April day in SWIN.  This keeps pushing back progress towards #plant19.  I guess it now feels like we are past any opportunity to plant ‘early’, but it does not feel ‘late’ yet.  So, we patiently … Continue reading

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Grain moving today

Monday, February 11, 2019 Brandon is delivering corn to GPC today.  Three trips will make his day a success.  He says we will soon be clearing out our soybean inventory.  Ross monitors and responds to the grain markets.   Even if … Continue reading

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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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Sun returns

Friday, December 7, 2018 The sunshine has returned this morning.  After yesterday’s drizzly, chilly, gray day… today is refreshing!  The morning saw us send corn to GPC in Washington, IN, and the afternoon we will be sending some soybeans to … Continue reading

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Chilly job

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 Today, John has taken it on to get the JD combine cleaned up.  He first used compressed air to blow the crusty, packed-on clumps of debris away… then took out the hose and brush and bucket … Continue reading

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Corn is done; ’19 begins

Thursday, October 18, 2018 On Tuesday evening, we finished up harvesting the 2018 corn crop.  It was not a record yield crop, but pretty darn good.  We are grateful. We have our double-crop soybeans (DCB) to be harvested, as well … Continue reading

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