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Another set of preparatory tasks

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 Brandon is preparing the field cultivator for a spring of some limited work.  We only use it ahead of NH3 applications or burn-down spraying in order to smooth some of the small areas of erosion.  “Filling … Continue reading

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Big storm

Thursday, April 9, 2020 As the day ended last night, a big storm came down from the northwest across most of Illinois and Indiana.  We certainly did not miss the event.  The lightning show was a spectacular sight!   In about … Continue reading

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Won’t be long…

Monday, March 9, 2020 This morning, while the roads were still dry (rain is predicted for this evening), John brought home from their remote storage location the soybean drill and the ammonia toolbar.  Now, we merely have to load in … Continue reading

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end of #plant19…sort of

Saturday, June 8, 2019 What a week! Brandon is cleaning up the corn planter, and the soybean air drill is parked today.  Why aren’t we out there planting today? Could it be the quarter-inch rain this morning?  No, it’s not … Continue reading

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How nice…

Monday, July 22, 2013 We are so very pleased with the rainfall we received over the weekend.  On Saturday afternoon and evening, 1.6″ (41 mm) came in a very helpful way… it took many hours to fall.  It was an … Continue reading

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Friday, June 8, 2012

It’s Friday, and the end of another week of beautiful weather.  The nights have been cool, in the high 50s or low 60s, and days in the 70s or 80s.  The weekend is predicted to be warmer.  The relatively cooler … Continue reading

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