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Start and Stop!

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Yes, we got the planters rolling yesterday!   The soil conditions were ideal, with the soil surface  dry and adequate moisture just underneath. Ross started planting corn at the Huey farm.  He experienced some ‘first day bugs’, but … Continue reading

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It’s gonna happen…

Saturday, April 8, 2017 We’ve had two chilly nights in a row (33ºF, 1C) but this afternoon, the sun is out and it’s 68ºF (20C).  So, the soil is drying and warming (again) in most places.  It was a beautiful, … Continue reading

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#plant16

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Planting has started.  Ross is running the MX290 and 1250 corn planter.  There have been a few glitches, but things are smoothing out.  Dennis is operating the JD9330 and the 1890 soybean air drill.  Most field … Continue reading

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Rain overnight

Thursday, May 22, 2014 We got a little rain during the overnight hours.  I did hear some light thunder about 330 am.  It was not a heavy rain, so it should not delay John’s plan (very much) to begin to … Continue reading

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