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Chopping Corn

We spent most of last week chopping corn.  We actually would have finished chopping on Thursday, but the rain came about 2 hours early!  We finished today.  Roughly half of all of the forage that we feed for a year … Continue reading

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Spring Field Work

It was another challenging spring for us, very wet and late.  Not as bad as last year, but not ideal either!  Definitely put some crops in on the wetter side!  But we got them all in, as well as getting … Continue reading

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Chopping Corn

Sorry I have been a bit lax is posting!  We started chopping corn and are almost complete.  In fact, all we have left to chop is the strips that we have to leave in the field for the crop insurance … Continue reading

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3rd Crop Hay.

Got it all chopped and the bunker sealed up Saturday night.   Cutting with two haybines in one field.   I had a couple little helpers ride along for a bit while I was cutting hay.  The sun didn’t help … Continue reading

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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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Chopping First Crop Hay

Well we finally got first crop hay (mostly) done.  We have a couple of fields that we haven’t cut yet because of to many wet holes, we will probably cut them tomorrow. As I mentioned in an earlier post, we … Continue reading

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Lets Try Cutting Some Hay

Depending on which forecast you want to believe, we thought we MIGHT have a chance to get some haylage chopped, so we started cutting today: We had to cut around a few places because they are just way to wet, … Continue reading

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