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A beautiful rain

Saturday, July 2, 2022 I awoke this morning to a wonderful sound–  rain gently falling.  It has been very dry here for a few weeks, and we have been praying for rain.  The double-crop soybeans (DCB) really needed some moisture.  … Continue reading

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Busy week of varied activities

Thursday, June 30, 2022 Well, it’s the last day of June…man, that got here quick. This week has had many different activities.  1.  Hauling wheat to market down at the Ohio River  2.  Using the bush-hog for roadside mowing  3.  … Continue reading

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Done.

Saturday, June 25, 2022 The wheat is harvested and the double-crop soybeans (DCB) are planted.  Both tasks went well, and it took some effort.  “Wheat Week” is always a very busy one.   We did have some trouble with one of … Continue reading

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It started

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 The planters have started rolling for #plant22!! Seems like it has been a long time coming.  Yes, we would have preferred to plant the bulk of our acres in April, but the weather did not allow … Continue reading

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Fieldwork soon?

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 Brandon is planning to start applying the first field of anhydrous ammonia (NH3) tomorrow.  NH3 is our source of nitrogen for our corn crop.  We have a meeting with a specialty crop consultant scheduled for the … Continue reading

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Quiet week

Tuesday,  February 8, 2022 “It’s been a quiet week in Lake Wobegon…” That’s the way Garrison Keillor used to begin his entertaining stories on his radio show, A Prairie Home Companion.   I really enjoyed that show, and listened to it … Continue reading

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