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Corn and Bean Harvest

Chopping corn silage was just the start of fall harvest. We continued on to soybeans: Yield Monitor in the combine: After combining the soybeans, we bale the stubble.  We use it to mix into heifer feed as a rumen filler, … Continue reading

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Rock Picking

Everyone’s favorite job:

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Farmers are Never Happy.

Just a few weeks ago, we were begging for the rain to stop, and now it has.  In fact we are getting dry, some places the corn in starting to roll all ready. Us farmers are never happy, we always … Continue reading

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Pictures I Stole From Theo

Here is Theo, Sarah, Zoie and Owen getting a “Knee high by the 4th of July” corn picture.  I didn’t bother to take one, so here is theirs:   The old wise man tale says if your corn in knee … Continue reading

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Neat Picture

Monday we were able to get a few more soybeans planted.  On the left we are spreading fertilizer, on the right the field finisher is working the fertilizer in and preparing the seed bed.  I was waiting for the finisher … Continue reading

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Spring Planting

To say the least, spring planting has been a struggle for us.  This pretty well sums it up: We have been able to get MOST of our corn in, but not all of it yet.  Virtually no soybeans are planted, … Continue reading

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Milk House Addition and New Chopper

Since we have been adding cows, we needed to upgrade our milk storage, so we are adding a second 3000 gallon bulk tank and adding on to the milk house.   Removing the old awning where the milk house addition … Continue reading

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