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World-wide connection

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 John had an interesting morning.  He was contacted by folks from Michelin, who were interested in his experience with ag tires.  They set up a Zoom call that took place this morning.  He was connected to … Continue reading

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Beautiful Day

Thursday, May 19, 2016 What a gorgeous day!  Temps near 70, and brilliant blue skies.  John and I toured the fields this morning to evaluate where to go to work next… no fields are dry enough today, even for the … Continue reading

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Plant

Thursday, April 21, 2016 It rained out the planters last night just after dark.  It has been a good rain, not heavy, about .4″ (10mm).  So, today, we are analyzing the information captured by the FieldView and FieldView Beta.  We … Continue reading

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More steps

Monday, March 31, 2014 Yes, March is definitely going out like a lamb.  Near 70F today. It’s a little windy, but that’s okay.   The soils are kind of wet from the recent rains that totaled 1.1 inches (28mm). We got … Continue reading

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Another week passes

Friday, June 7, 2013 Another weekend approaches, and we still are unfinished with replanting.  Ross was able to finish the application of Nitrogen to corn on Wednesday, by sidedressing the NH3 at the Commer farm.  So, that’s a good thing … Continue reading

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Planting report

Saturday, May 4, 2013 Rain. It’s light so far, but stops us from planting. To report the planting progress, I have operated the new air drill for parts of 3 days, and the screen reports 663 acres planted.  Ross tells … Continue reading

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