Category Archives: Farming

We’ve been upgraded!

Daryl has been talking about getting a different skid loader now for quite some time and he finally found one that is the right size for our farm. So guess what? We’ve been upgraded. Whooohooo!!  Now normally I’m kinda sad … Continue reading

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Luther and a Cat

With Ed our bull gone, Daryl has been watching the papers to see where we could get another one.  And with the girls making the worst noise in the cow yard lately, we knew that we better do something fast!  … Continue reading

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And so it begins – Fall Harvest 2017!

Today was the first day that Daryl got out into the fields and was able to start combining soybeans. The weather was warm and there was a good breeze blowing.  And while he was in the field, I was busy … Continue reading

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Friday night – It’s a date!

This time of the year around the farm the word date doesn’t always mean what you think it would.  And with it being Friday night and Daryl and I had a ‘date’, well I wasn’t too surprised that the date … Continue reading

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Something funny is going on!

It seems like it’s been awhile since we’ve mowed lawn so I decided that I’d take a couple hours after work tonight to get it started. I knew that I wouldn’t get it done – but at least I could get … Continue reading

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I think it’s going to rain

It’s been very dry around our area and even though any rain wouldn’t help the crops at this point, it would still help to settle the dust.  So on my way home tonight I saw the sky and thought to … Continue reading

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Working around the farm – Sunday

Even though it was Sunday, it was a good day to work around the farm and to get a couple of things done.  Daryl spent a good part of the day getting the combine all cleaned up for the fall … Continue reading

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Rock Star Farmer!

Daryl is a Rock Star!  Now I’m sure you already knew that but just in case you were wondering, well let me tell you why this time.  See last year when we were baling hay, our baler broke. The part … Continue reading

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And then there was storms

This has got to be the weirdest year for weather in our area! In the past we’d get around an inch maybe of rain at a time and guess how much we’ve gotten just in the last 24 hours? We … Continue reading

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We are planning on heading out for awhile to see if we can get some more of the rocks picked up in the bean field by the creek today. And when I went to get the gloves that I’ve been … Continue reading

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