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Harvest and Planting Summary – 2010

December 1st, 2011 | Posted by miker in Season Summary - (Comments Off on Harvest and Planting Summary – 2010)

Harvest and Planting Summary – 2010

Element Hours – 2010

December 1st, 2011 | Posted by miker in Season Summary - (Comments Off on Element Hours – 2010)

Element Hours – 2010

Profit and Loss Statement – 2010

December 1st, 2011 | Posted by miker in Season Summary - (Comments Off on Profit and Loss Statement – 2010)

Profit and Loss Statement – 2010

Administration Introduction

March 31st, 2011 | Posted by miker in Administration - (1 Comments)

Administration – Introduction Office Orientation:                           Workspaces: Systems Management Desk Computer and Projects Desk Farm Managers Desk Filing Drawers and System Postings, Messages and Chalk Board Time Tracking:  (See Time Sheet by Element)  Record hours by element, (form on Systems Desk).  HalfDay; is any day where you work 4 hours or less.  FullDay; if you work … Read more

Frost Seeding in March

March 8th, 2011 | Posted by miker in Planting - (125 Comments)

Frost Seeding – Medium Red Clover into recovering fields Seeded March 2, 2011, by MR Using manual seed spinner, seeding at an approx. rate of 10 pounds (#) per acre.  Utilized opening at reccomended (on spinner) setting; aprox 1/8th inch. To provide even spread of the seed, at 10#/acre, I had to run.  I was … Read more

Monthly Summary – January and February 2010

March 4th, 2011 | Posted by miker in Monthly Summary - (Comments Off on Monthly Summary – January and February 2010)

Monthly Summary – January and February, 2010 MikeR; Logs and records reviewed, and summary prepared 3/2/11  General Observations: The farm is in its coldest and quietest months.  RCM had the “helm” with MR and CH returning early January from their travels, only to be gone again in February for the Big Snow Storm.  Late January … Read more

Harvest and Planting Summary – 2009

January 8th, 2011 | Posted by miker in Season Summary - (Comments Off on Harvest and Planting Summary – 2009)

Element Hours – 2009

January 8th, 2011 | Posted by miker in Season Summary - (Comments Off on Element Hours – 2009)

Profit and Loss Statement – 2009

January 8th, 2011 | Posted by miker in Season Summary - (Comments Off on Profit and Loss Statement – 2009)

Monthly Summary – December 2009

January 8th, 2011 | Posted by miker in Monthly Summary - (Comments Off on Monthly Summary – December 2009)

Monthly Summary – December 2009 MikeR; Logs and records reviewed, and summary prepared 1/6/11 General Observations: RC held down the farm through the winter this year, as MR and CH packed up and headed out.  Reading the log (after the next December), it strikes me how similar the winters were.  Chicken care and monitoring greenhouses … Read more

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