Category: Harvest

Farm Week in Pictures 09/21/2013

It’s almost time to reap what we’ve sown on the farm this year.  But not quite.  We’ll start harvesting next week at least a little bit if not all out.  This past week we’ve checked on the maturing crop, sealed up grain bins, and prepped our equipment.  Take a look! Corn from Above I always […]

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Farm Week in Pictures 09/14/2013

We are gearing up for harvest in this week’s farm pictures.  We are still maybe two weeks away from harvest, but we have a lot of prepping to do between now and then.  One thing we will need before harvest is a combine and a head to cut soybeans with.  You might recall we traded […]

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Farm Week in Pictures 08/31/2013

Before you know it Farm Week in Pictures is going to have a change of scenery.  It’s the last day of August which means tomorrow is the first day of …

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First Visit to a North Carolina Cotton Farm

I’ve never seen a cotton field first hand.  Not up close and personal anyway.  I’ve seen a few from afar while cruising the interstate in Arizona, but that doesn’t really count.  Last week I was lucky enough to be in North Carolina attending the AgChat Foundation Conference along with my cotton loving friend Janice Person. […]

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Leave the Barley Standing

The barley in the swaths did not dry down the way we were hoping, and so we are onto Plan B. The swathers are not in the field, despite the fact that the sun is shining once again.We will finish combining what is in the swath.We are putting the ba…

Leave the Barley Standing

The barley in the swaths did not dry down the way we were hoping, and so we are onto Plan B. The swathers are not in the field, despite the fact that the sun is shining once again.We will finish combining what is in the swath.We are putting the ba…

Farm Week in Pictures 07/13/2013

We did all kinds of farming for this week’s edition of Farm Week in Pictures.  Wheat was harvested, soybeans were planted, equipment was cleaned, and grain was sold.  Check it out! Wheat Harvest Wheat harvest actually got started while I was in Tennessee last week, but rain meant there was a bit left when I […]

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2012 in review

Happy New Year and thanks to everyone who has visited this blog in 2012!  Here’s a rundown of some stats provided by WordPress.  I had more than double the traffic here than I did in 2011.  Let’s see if we … Continue reading →

2012 in review

Happy New Year and thanks to everyone who has visited this blog in 2012!  Here’s a rundown of some stats provided by WordPress.  I had more than double the traffic here than I did in 2011.  Let’s see if we … Continue reading

Closing Out Cotton Season

I am so thankful that cotton season is coming to a close. As I write this, Jared is hurrying to harvest the last 30 acres or so before the rain moves in. Since, I have been an absent blogger, here … Continue reading