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A week with a little bit of everything

Saturday, November 16, 2019 Yes, we had a variety of experiences with the weather and our activities this week. On Sunday afternoon, John brought our granddaughters over to play in the leaf piles in our yard.  We had worked with … Continue reading

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Diverse tasks

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 John is out in the JD 4730 sprayer, hunting and pecking on places to apply post herbicide to soybeans.  He is working diligently to apply a blend of herbicides that includes Roundup Weathermax, Warrant, and Extendimax … 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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Another Saturday in June

Saturday, June 14, 2014 It’s a rather cool morning… in the high 50sF to start the day.  It should warm to the 80s by afternoon.  It has been a less-hectic week on the farm, but many things are happening. Pat … Continue reading

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