American farmer Brian Hind with his machinery
The fall harvest in Kansas is drawing to a close. In my area, crops were very good, especially soya beans. My yields have run in the 45-55 bushels/acre (3-3.7t/ha) range. I would happily take that every year. A long run of misty, foggy days has made most of the days in November bad for combining, otherwise harvest would be over. On 11 November I attended a retirement farm auction near Topeka Kansas, with the intention to buy a seed tender. […]