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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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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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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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The Harvest Is Complete!

Well, I have to say that I am glad to have this cropping year in the books!  We finished up combining corn last week.  Sorry for the long delay in posting, have had a busy couple of weeks! Who doesn’t … Continue reading

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An FYI

In an attempt to make me a more regular contributer to this blog I have volunteered to post on a monthly basis for a producer magazine, so if you find an occasional post that doesn’t seem to be directed toward … Continue reading

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The Grass Is Always Greener

Or in this case the water is sweeter:

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