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September 16, 1914

Finished cutting silage at Uncle John’s

2014 Silage Trials Complete

A month ago we harvested corn silage trials which are planted each year in Brooks County. Here is Cook County Intern Jordan Williams, Fort Valley Agent Josh Dawson (Lowndes), Brooks County Agent Stephanie Holliefield, Brooks County Intern Becky Shirley pictured after the trial harvest was complete on August 7th. 74 more words


Farmer's Tower

A dilapidated, old brick silo sprouts vegetation on a farm in Milton, Delaware. USA. From Latin Silus, meaning Cellar, silos were developed to aid farmers in preserving their crops over the winter months. 39 more words


On your marks for Spring on the farm

I’m excited. Fertiliser’s going on, calves are still being born and raised, almost all of the milkers are in and we are joining again with an eye to the next generation. 269 more words


Harvest Time

The hot summer has allowed the corn on Mark’s Farm to ripen ready¬†for harvest. The moisture content is critical, as the stored corn will generate heat if it’s too moist and be useless as a winter feed. 987 more words

Late Summer on the croft

We’re enjoying the last wild flowers as they¬†will soon be swept away by the Autumn storms.

Ted is a real water dog, who will jump into any stream or ditch he can find. 154 more words


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. 330 more words