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Viewing a rare Super Moon from the combine

According to timeanddate.com, what we were able to witness (barring any cloud cover in your area) won’t come around again for 18 years. And according to NASA,...

A bird’s eye view has never been easier

I am getting a healthy obsession with drones and drone technology. And I am working diligently to push numbers and see if and when a...

Higher-horsepower tractor sales remain slow

Moving into the fall months (yes, the year is flying by), tractor sales remain slow, especially in the higher-horsepower categories. According to the August Flash...

Learning never stops

For those of you who have sent your children off to the new school year (whether it be college, high school, grade school or that...

Drones taking flight

Watching a recent demonstration of a drone in flight was actually quite amazing. Watching the quad copter hover overhead and zero-in on the farming operation...

The wired farm

Obviously, if you are reading this blog you are connected to the Internet in some way – smartphone, home office, coffee shop wireless – putting...

Tractor sales see some improvement, combine sales remain soft

There was a bit of a bright spot in the most recent sales report from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers. In the July Flash Report,...

It’s time to kick some tires

Well, Farm Show Season is fast approaching. Yes, I know there really isn’t an official calendar designation, and while it’s true that farm shows in...

Speeding toward fall harvest

Once again, I’ve blinked, and we’re rapidly heading toward fall. While I know the weather says it’s still summer, the calendar doesn’t lie, and neither...

We’ve come a very long way

Recently, I came across a photo in my news feed that really made me stop in my tracks. It was a photo of the first...