Pleased to share that the transition to summer is in full swing! We had a great week of unseasonably cool weather, and two nice rain showers. Current farm activities include delivering soybeans to the Decatur and meeting with suppliers for 2014 harvest and the 2015 season.
Very productive past week for us on the farm. We were able to finish the last bit of soybeans, complete all our corn sidedressing and replant all ponds where the corn was drown out. Spraying a post-application on corn has just begun.
Spring planting is near completion! The past few weeks have provided ideal growing conditions for crops… warm weather and rainfall is a wonderful combination. All our corn can be “rowed” in the field, and the plant stand and color is good. Saturday night, we recieved 1.25″ of rain in the Macon/Christian County area… the location […]
Wonderful week on the farm! We’re please to share that the 2014 corn crop has been planted, and roughly 20% has now shot through the soil to the surface. Recent rainfall and the upcoming warm weather should assist in the crop’s growth. Although no soybeans have been planted, a preplant burndown has been applied to 75% of the […]
Old Man Winter refuses to loosen his grasp, but we continue to edge closer to spring. We experienced a couple days of 60 degree weather, which was followed by snow! Our shop remodel is now complete, and the iron rack, shelving and hose reels were put back together over the weekend. Currently, Dennis is finishing the corn planter… […]
Plenty of activity around the farm! Recent weather has brought plenty of snow and ice. Unfortunately, many trees and power lines took the brunt of the damage, and cleanup is still on-going. We’ve began hauling limestone to locations for fall application. Although well in advance of the spreading, we’re taking a proactive approach to sourcing our product […]