Farm Week in Pictures 03/07/2015

Inventory via

Whoa! I haven’t posted anything since the end of January! I was away from the farm for almost half of February for a few farm related events like Bayer Ag Issues Forum and Commodity Classic. We’ve still been selling and delivering grain since I last posted. Corn and soybean prices rebounded in February but are […]

Farm Week in Pictures 01/31/2015

Farmer Selfie via

Whoa! A whole month of 2015 is already gone.  Even though it’s winter the farm is still pretty active.  Last week saw a lot of grain hauling.  We hauled a little more this week, but we also worked on a few other projects.  Check out this week’s photos as we close out the first month […]

Plotting for Profit

Plotting for Profit via

It has been said a financial portfolio should be diversified to protect the investment and cast a greater net for profit.  We do something like that on our farm even though on the surface we may not seem very diverse.  Yes we raise corn, soybeans, popcorn, and wheat.  But break it down further to find […]

Farm Week in Pictures 01/24/2015

Soybeans via

The tail end of January has mostly consisted of moving sold grain off the farm and to some of the different places we market our crops.  Corn and soybean prices recovered some so we sold some of our stored crop and have been spending our days getting it delivered. One of the seed companies we […]

Farm Week in Pictures 01/11/2015

Winter Farm via

Suddenly it’s 2015 at the farm. One week we are trying to spend the right amount of money to ease our tax burden while making wise purchases and wrapping up a bunch of 2014 business and the next week we are cleaning out the filing folders for all the paperwork flooding our mail since January […]

Pork Loin on Pit Barrel Cooker

Pork Loin via

I’m not a chef by any means, but I do love good food.  Actually cooking isn’t really even a hobby of mine, but that may change after eating this pork loin from my new Pit Barrel Cooker.  Our friends have one of these cookers, and after spending Labor Day weekend eating from theirs I put […]