Tag Archives: SWIN

Two outta three

Thursday, October 28, 2021 It’s raining again this morning.  Only .14″ (3.6mm) so far, but it looks and feels like more.  After the weekend heavy rain, we were able to return to corn harvesting yesterday, and we finished off the … Continue reading

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#harvest2020 is done… well, almost.

Monday, October 19, 2020 As I look out the office window this morning, I see a rainy day.  It has been a long time since the last significant rain event.  We have received 1.8″ (46 mm) during the night, and it … Continue reading

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Another project

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 John is in the shop with the water trailer today.  This is the trailer we pull with red stripe Mack truck to supply water and chemicals to the JD 4730 sprayer.  He is working on replacing … Continue reading

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Sunny morning

Monday, February 26, 2018 It’s a beautiful, sunny morning in SWIN.  The sky is a clear blue, and we’re headed for temperatures in the 50s.  Since there’s no wind, it’s pretty comfortable out there.  After several days of heavy rain, … Continue reading

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Going…going…

Friday, February 10, 2017 The tiny bit of snow we received Wednesday evening is slowly, but surely slipping away.  We’ve had a couple pretty chilly days, but today we are supposed to warm up into the mid 50s.  So, bye-bye … Continue reading

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What a way to start the day/week/month

Monday, August 1, 2016 At 7 am, the rain started coming down.  There was mild thunder in the area.  When the rain stopped, we’d received a nice 1/2 inch (13mm).  This was nice way to start the day, and a … Continue reading

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PIP

Thursday, February 25, 2016 Last Monday, Jon from Huston’s came to install a PIP (Product Improvement Program) on our John Deere S680 combine.  John Deere provides these kinds of changes whenever they discover that an improvement will help their warranty … Continue reading

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Some snow

Monday, February 8, 2016 Today, we are sending corn to market at GPC at Washington, Indiana.  Along with the truck on the road, we are receiving some periods of snow today.   It’s one of those that is really pretty… huge … Continue reading

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End of the week

Friday, January 15, 2016 Hard to imagine that we’re halfway through January, huh?  Seems like it was just Christmas and New  Year’s.  The days go by pretty fast.  Pretty soon we’ll be flipping another page on the old calendar! Brandon … Continue reading

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Summer’s last blast

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 Looks like today’s sunshine may be the final blast of summer heat.  It has been quite hot (mid- to upper- 90s) here for a couple weeks, since our return from our trip to Kansas.  I should … Continue reading

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