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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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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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First Annual Land Partner and Employee Appreciation Picnic.

We decided to have a little get together for our Land Partners and Employees to come and visit the farm, visit, and of course eat food! Antique and Modern equipment set up on display for people to check out…quite a … 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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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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Rock Picking

Everyone’s favorite job:

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