Tag Archives: silage

Gentlemen…start your engines

    Yep. It’s that time of year again. Silage harvest. It. Has. Begun. For those who are uninitiated, this is THE harvest of the year. Oh yeah. We harvest wheat. No biggie. Well, not as big as it used … Continue reading

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Ever wonder about this blog’s title?

I do. Every day. I wonder what you wonder about. What do people want to know about living in the country?  And not just “Living in the Country”  a la Country Living magazine.  I mean real country living. You know…where … Continue reading

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Yay. It’s summer.

I can’t decide if I’m glad or sad it’s summer on the plains. The winds have been absolutely relentless.  Every day. All day.  I need to spray weeds but that ain’t happening.  Maybe not till December. And the chaos has … Continue reading

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All’s Quiet on the Farm Front aka Misc.

And why is it so quiet?  Well  the obvious answer is…it’s winter.  Snow is still on the ground although much of it has melted making for sloppy conditions at a feedlot. Chances of more precip on Thursday with lower temps, … Continue reading

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Day 248 and counting

After I got the kitchen cleaned up, I headed to the fields to ride the silage cutter with son #2. When I got there, his cousin-in-law was riding with him, so I decided to pick some sweet corn..it was a … Continue reading

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Hitting the floor on a dead run

  Yesterday’s post was done mostly on Monday while waiting for my takeoff from TN.  My trusty iPad heretofore (is that a word?) known as Wilma (can you hear Fred yelling, “WILLLLLMMMUUHH!!!!”) cooperates up to the point of media formatting.  … Continue reading

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