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Happy Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 26, 2020 As I write this morning, I can smell the wonderful aroma of thanksgiving specialties from the kitchen.  Roast turkey, mashed potatoes, corn casserole, roasted root vegetables, green beans, sage dressing, and a trio of pies are … Continue reading

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COVID quarantine

Thursday, November 19, 2020 Well, it happened.  We spent last Friday evening and Saturday morning at an elders’ retreat at McCormick’s Creek State Park.  On Sunday morning, I got the call that one of my fellow elders at WCC had … Continue reading

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Gray November day

Monday, November 19, 2018 It’s gray and chilly out there, 41ºF (5C).  There is a bit of fog in the air, and there is drizzly rain, too.  You wouldn’t call it a rainy day, but it’s like some of those … Continue reading

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Cooler week

Saturday, November 11, 2017 Veterans Day.  It’s also our son Philip’s 35th birthday!  So, we have several reasons to celebrate. It has been a quieter week.  As the temperatures have cooled down considerably to below-average numbers this week, it has … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving

November 24, 2016 On this very ‘American’ holiday, we are reminded to count our blessings. This is my favorite holiday, not for the food, but for the attitude it fosters.  We are encouraged to use this day to express our gratitude … Continue reading

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Tarp 2.0

Thursday, November 17, 2016 Yesterday, John and I worked on installing the motorized tarp and door systems on the Wilson trailer pulled by our Peterbilt truck.  The experience of installing the systems on the Vision trailer, helped make our work … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving is coming

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 It’s chilly out there, about 28ºF (-2C), as I work in the office on some reconciliations with the bank accounts.  The cash flow spreadsheets are being updated.  I also filled out a USDA-NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service) … Continue reading

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Clean-up continues

Tuesday, November 21, 2012 The cleaning of the equipment continues today, for it is quite warm for a November day in southern Indiana–63F.   The winds are calm, making for a more pleasant time to wash stuff. Tomorrow is my favorite … Continue reading

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November 23, 2011

This is a happy delivery day.  Today, the new sprayer arrived!  You can tell by the big smile on John’s face that he is pleased that the new sprayer is here at the farm.  He is out there in the shop trying to learn … Continue reading

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