This Farm Week in Pictures brings you a week full of planting! We are nearly done. Corn finished up early in the week and we spent about two days on popcorn. We are working on soybeans now, and they should be done in a few days if we don’t see rain. Tomorrow we start with [...]
Dad and I spent some time this morning working up our yearly chart that will come along for the ride in the planter tractor. This chart is a baseline for certain settings on the planter than need to be changed in relation to seed size. Sizing corn and soybean seed is an important step in [...]
It’s March! Spring is quickly approaching. When we will start planting corn and soybeans? Six weeks? Two months? We just have to wait on the weather. In the meantime, there’s still plenty to do on the farm.
Dad, Grandpa, my wife, and I went to a farm auction tonight. We didn’t purchase the farm, but I thought I’d do a quick rundown of the auction process for all of you readers. Farm land auctions work a little bit differently than a normal auction. As you can see there are two tracts for [...]
I’m certain a great deal of you were watching the Ravens and 49ers play tonight. The Superbowl has become such an event that people tune in for the commercials as much or even more so than for the game itself. Well this year Ram takes the cake for best commercial in my book. Take a [...]
Instagram is a great app available for Apple and Android mobile devices you can use to apply various filters and effects to your photos. I enjoy using Instagram because it makes me look like a better photographer than I really am! I’ve shared a few of my filtered photos here before, but not too often. I [...]