Tag Archives: Purdue basketball

Calm before the storm

Today brings us brilliant blue skies, and light wind. It is a beautiful January day in SWIN. But the weather forecasters tell us that rain (a very big rain) is coming tomorrow. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday is supposed to bring … 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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A good weekend, and then some other thoughts

Monday, February 4, 2019 The weekend had some special highlights.  Because we live in Indiana, most involved basketball. First, our Girls’ HSBB team won their Sectional.  They played on Tuesday and Friday, with relatively easy games, but then in the … Continue reading

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Seed arrives

Friday, March 23, 2018 Our DeKalb/Asgrow seed dealer (who is also a good neighbor) started delivering the seed corn today.  We place seed in our old concrete block building… one that was original to the farm when we moved here … Continue reading

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Chilly Friday

Friday, March 16, 2018 It was much colder outside today than yesterday, and the cloudiness and wind increased the chill in the air.  Even so, it was a busy day for a Friday in mid-March.  We took the time to service … Continue reading

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Winter is here

Monday, January 4, 2016 Happy New Year, everyone! It became winter here in the last few days.  The daytime highs are in the 30s and the lows in the 20s.  Even with these average temperatures, the days have been beautiful, … Continue reading

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That was a close one…

3 pm, Wednesday, December 23, 2015 We just went through a short tornado warning for Knox County.  The worst seems to have passed us by this time.  When the radio folks announce a tornado warning, I don’t want to disregard it…  we … Continue reading

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Fun Sunday

Monday, January 13, 2014 Thanks to tickets from Troy Clawson, our Monsanto rep, we were able to go to Purdue to enjoy a Boilermaker-B1G basketball game.  I always get a little sentimental when I return to Mackey Arena.  It is … Continue reading

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First day of spring

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 It’s sunny this morning, but oh, it’s chilly.  High temps in the 30s today.  And its breezy, which accentuates the cold.  Quite a contrast to Spring 2012, which was exceptionally warm and dry.  Instead of field work, … Continue reading

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