Tag: Soil

How Do Farmers Know When to Plant?

How do farmers know when to plant? via thefarmerslife.com

Supposedly the third week of April is the best time to plant corn here in Northern Indiana, but sometimes conditions aren’t fit for planting or doing any kind of field work that week.  In 2012 we started crazy early on March 28th, but it had been 80ºF for two weeks by that time.  Conditions were […]

Farm Week in Pictures 04/19/2014

UAV Farmer Selfie

It’s almost time.  This looks to be the last week we have on the farm ahead of the 2014 planting season.  We are scrambling to get a lot of things done before we hit the fields full-time.  We’ve been tuning up the new field we bought, fertilizing, and doing various jobs that need our attention […]

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