Tag Archives: Hutson Inc

More post-harvest steps

Monday, November 23, 2020 The guys are making more progress on the tasks that must be completed after harvest.  Another tractor got its wash job today.  Brandon cleaned up the CIH STX 420 Rowtrac.  It may not be quite #Andyclean, … Continue reading

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Prescription writing 2020

Saturday, March 7, 2020 I wrapped up the planting prescriptions for 2020 soybeans.  It has been a winter job for many years.   Our first experience with this method was with JD Office, John Deere’s initial desktop information management software.  We … Continue reading

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One down, one still going…

Friday, January 10, 2020 Today, we are receiving the rain that has been promised for many days. However, it is not quite as heavy (at least so far) as was predicted. 1.6″ (41mm) has arrived as of late Friday morning. … Continue reading

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Rainy Saturday

June 15, 2019 Yes, we are having a light rain today, and occasionally some thunder.  We had planned to begin wheat harvest today.  We tried it on Wednesday, but the grain was too wet.  Since then, the weather has been … Continue reading

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Digging deeper with a more thorough inspection

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 We had a formal, mechanic-performed inspection of the S680 combine done, and it revealed some work that needed to be done.  These were things that we did not discover on our own inspection.  Most was routine … Continue reading

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Routine stuff

Friday, June 29, 2018 Another month nearly over.  2018 is zipping by.   (School starts again here in 5 weeks!) No rain yesterday, and the days are warming up.   Today’s temp is predicted for 93F (34C).  The talk around is about … Continue reading

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A step

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 Yesterday evening, we finally made a breakthrough with the JD Gen 4 screen.  We were able to get it to read and accept planting prescriptions that were written in JD Operations Center.  (OpCtr).  We had been … Continue reading

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Perplexed

Thursday, March 8, 2018 There are snow flurries in the air, and here I am, writing planting prescriptions for the soybean air drill.  The creation of these maps is going better this year, for we are doing them in JD … Continue reading

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PIP

Thursday, February 25, 2016 Last Monday, Jon from Huston’s came to install a PIP (Product Improvement Program) on our John Deere S680 combine.  John Deere provides these kinds of changes whenever they discover that an improvement will help their warranty … Continue reading

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A little bit of this, a little bit of that…

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 Today, there is some corn going to market at GPC. The Vision was in the shop yesterday for cleaning and for repairing a flat tire. I’m going to practice flying the UAV. We got the GoPro camera working … Continue reading

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