It’s May 6, 2013 and planting finally began on Scott Farms. This is not a terribly late planting date, but it seems much later because last year started and finished in record time. This time last year we had been done planting for two weeks, and because of wet weather we are getting a much […]
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This week’s farm week in pictures brings us a few steps closer to planting. We started the week out pretty warm, but we’ve finished wet and cool. It’s definitely not going to hurt having some more moisture in the ground before we plant seed. Last year we started planting very early on March 28th and […]
In our area once you get North of US 24 soils start to get sandy. The terrain gets a little hilly in places, and the sandiest areas are often the highest. This year we didn’t perform any tillage on our sandiest fields, and judging by what I saw yesterday that was a good idea. It’s […]