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‘nother rain

Thursday, May 9, 2019 Ross searched again this morning for a ‘dry’ field to apply NH3, and decided to go to the Dunn farm.  So, he and John got going up there, and about 1230 pm, a wave of rain … Continue reading

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Rain delay

Thursday, April 6, 2017 It’s off-and-on rainy today, with occasional patches of sunlight bursting through the clouds.  The wind has really picked up, and it feels pretty chilly.  We are on hold as far as field work is concerned.  We … Continue reading

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Rainy Saturday

April 30, 2016 Well, it’s good I got the yard mowed yesterday, because it’s raining today. The planters are parked, and will be for several days. We could finish the corn planting task in one good day’s running.  The soybeans … Continue reading

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Rainy Saturday

May 16, 2015 After thinking I might return to planting yesterday afternoon, a 3 pm rain made my decision for me.   And today, it has rained off-and-on (mostly on) all day long. A return to soybean planting is now several days … Continue reading

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More rain…

Monday, May 11, 2015 Over the weekend, we received .9 to 1.2″ of rain, depending on the particular farm location.  What a happy thing!  It had gone from too-wet to too-dry during last week.  We had become concerned about the … Continue reading

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