Category Archives: Farming

A little bit of everything

This weekend was filled with getting some housework done, groceries, making soap, making bath fizzys, and a whole lot of other things.  One of the fun things that I had a chance to do was to hang out with Daryl in … Continue reading

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Sunday – corn is done and more painting is going on!

Daryl was able to finish up with the corn tonight! Whooohooo!!  Now you really don’t want to be done because that means that this is the amount that you will be able to sell later. But in my opinion it’s … Continue reading

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Sunday – finishing up some projects

We’ve had our 4th crop of hay down now for some time now and just when you think that we are going to be able to bale it – it’s been too tough. So the verdict is in, no baling hay … Continue reading

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Saturday work

It was a beautiful day today and it was even a Saturday! How awesome is that?  So what did we do? Well Daryl worked on farming stuff and I made soap:) Daryl needed to transfer the corn from the drying … Continue reading

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Sleeping well tonight

It’s Fall.   And when you are on the farm in the Fall that means that you’ve been spending many hours both in the daylight and night time in the corn and bean fields bringing in the crops and have … Continue reading

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Soybeans are done!

The weekend was perfect to be in the field and Daryl took full advantage of it. He started out working on taking out the corn, but then he needed to switch the combine heads and do beans because they were … Continue reading

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Combining at night

The field work continues and we are very happy that the weather is also cooperating. With the good weather, I had a chance to hang out with Daryl this week and ride around with him in the combine. And guess what? … Continue reading

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Supper in the field

I have a question.  How come when you eat either dinner or supper in the field it tastes so much better? I mean it’s really the same food now isn’t it that you would eat at your kitchen table?  Well … Continue reading

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Back in the saddle again

I got out the paint scrapper this week and to be honest it felt pretty good. Now either this is a good thing or a bad thing – I’m just not quite sure!  But what I do know is what … Continue reading

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And so it begins..

The fall harvest has officially started at our farm and it seems just when we thought we were busy – well we’re kicking it up a notch now! The corn that Daryl is taking out of our fields is being stored in … Continue reading

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