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Non-storm

Last year when I was seeding the field in this picture, I was trying to seed fast enough to outrun the large storm that was headed for me.  I did not succeed.  This year, there were clouds again, but not … Continue reading

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Smashed

One fine day this spring, I was moving the tractor and drill down the road, on my way to seed my land, and a semi approaching from the other direction did not slow down enough.  The trailer threw a rock … Continue reading

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Crop Progress

After a cool and wet June, it suddenly got warmer, though not excessively hot, a couple weeks ago.  You could practically see the crops growing if you stood and watched for a while.  Now the lentils are blooming, the canola … Continue reading

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To the Combine

So we have started combining.  It is going well so far, except it keeps raining every weekend, and then it takes a little while to dry and so on.  So that is kind of annoying, but whatever.  Last week we … Continue reading

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Record Set!

The new world record for most combines harvesting simultaneously on one field (about 245, still haven’t heard for sure the official number) AND the record for fastest harvest (5 minutes) was set Saturday, October 6, 2012,  just north of Saskatoon, … Continue reading

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Ready to Roll

This weekend I get to be involved in setting a world record.  A couple of months ago, at that conference we put on at church, a man asked me if I would consider  being a photographer, one of about 20 … Continue reading

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Some Randoms

So we finished harvest today.  And now I can share a couple of pictures that I have taken over the past few weeks, but have not blogged about.  Mostly due to being not at home for most of the day, … Continue reading

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