Category Archives: Farm Equipment

Highest Bidder

Went to a farm auction today.  Came home with more stuff than we went in with.  Needs some TLC, and I’ll keep you all posted as we make progress.   Advertisements

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Who Designed That!?

For those of you not familiar with combines, let me tell you about the ladder you climb to get into the cab.  When you are out in the field the ladder hangs down the left hand side of the cab.  It can … Continue reading

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Know Your Neighbor by Truck

Dad, Shane, Ted, Pete, Ed, Dick, Mike, Rick, Kyle, Randy, Jeff, Gerald, Tim, another Tim, John, and Dave.  These are some nearby farmers I can identify by the pickup trucks when they are coming down the road.  Everybody in the area tends to recognize … Continue reading

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How Does Grain get from Bins Into Trucks?

I shot a quick video today while I was loading corn to deliver to the ethanol plant.  Nothing fancy, but you can see the auger inside the bin dumping corn into the bottom of the leg.  The leg has a … Continue reading

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The Farmer’s Knife

 This farmer’s knife anyway.  My handyman brother-in-law visited from Arizona and took notice of how dull my knife was.  I thought about that for a second and realized the reason the blade isn’t usually sharp is because it’s not really … Continue reading

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The Museum

We call this the museum.  It’s full of antique farm equipment, tools, and other things collected mostly by my father, grandfather, and great uncle who doesn’t most of his life collecting all sorts of things. If I get time I’ll … Continue reading

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Shop Tour

This is my first YouTube video.  Looking forward to getting some more up when planting starts.  This video is a quick tour of our new shop and office area that we work in everyday on the farm.  It really allows … Continue reading

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