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December Reaping

This is what we are up to at Vastrap in December while everyone else is at the beach on holiday…. hard at work harvesting wheat and praying that it’ll rain soon so we can plant our sunflower crop. 65 more words

Farm Wife

12 Oct 2016 (TheAge,SMH) - Wheat extends gains on US, Australian crop concerns

(12 October 2016, The Age, BusinessDay, p33, Naveen Thukral)

‘Chicago wheat extended its gains, rising for a second session on Tuesday as concerns over dryness in US wheat growing regions and excessive rains in Australia’s grain belt prompted investors to cover short positions.’ 6 more words

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On the other hand...

Wheat harvest/corn silage harvest/grain corn harvest (just pick one) is in full swing.  And the good Lord must be testing us.  The combine just will not stay running for more than five minutes.   1,070 more words


Wheat harvest

We are finally done harvesting our 7th crop for 2016, spring wheat!!  The process of harvesting is slow for us, mainly because we are working with equipment that runs…but is old and a bit slower than newer machines and equipment.  315 more words



You may have wondered why your social media newsfeeds yesterday were filled with pictures of tractors, animals and views of the beautiful British countryside. The answer is that UK farmers were using #Farm24 to tell the story behind the food and countryside as part of “24 hours in Farming”. 524 more words

On The Farm

Medieval Monday: The Labors of August

The most crucial labor in August was harvesting and threshing the rye and winter wheat, which would have to sustain the community through many months to come. 469 more words

Allison D. Reid

Wheat Harvest Pictures 2016

Brad’s wheat harvest was finished over two weeks ago. I had technical difficulties, so pretend this post is two weeks ago. This was the first year that Brad was able to harvest his own wheat with all his own equipment, since he now owns a wheat header for his combine. 157 more words

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