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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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Summer.

I know I have been neglecting the blog! We have had a very very busy summer to say the least. We completed an addition to the freestall barns, allowing us to increase our number of milking cows. This will put … Continue reading

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Cold, cold, and more cold!

Thought it might be time to update a little here. As most of you are well aware this has been an unusually cold winter. I don’t have statistics in front of me but I think that I can safely say … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I know I know, I have been really dropping the ball on posting on here! Not a lot of exciting things going on since we finished up harvest, but here are a few random pictures from the last couple of … Continue reading

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Soybeans Are Done.

Finished up combining soybeans today.  We didn’t have a lot of acres of beans this year, and we definitely didn’t have any problems keeping up with the trucks!   Couple of sunset pictures: Unloading a truck: My trucking buddy on … Continue reading

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Fence Building

Another favorite of every farm kid! We have been changing some of our calf pastures around, so we have had to build a lot of fence in the last 2 years. When it is all said and done, hopefully calf … Continue reading

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Barn Life.

Quiet evening in the barn. From a couple weekends ago, when I fed cows:  Breakfast time! 2nd group going up for the morning milking, while I wait to cross the cattle alley with the feed wagon.

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