Planting Update:

90% Corn

66% Bean

.4″ rain on Thursday morning stopped field operations for a while but were able to resume on Friday evening.

Corn Planter at Gingerich Farms

Corn Planter

Striptill at Gingerich Farms

Striptill

Doug at Gingerich Farms

Doug and his tractor

Bean tender at Gingerich Farms

Loading tender with seed beans

Bean planter at Gingerich Farms

Bean Planter

Spray at Gingerich Farms

Sprayer

Corn Planter at Gingerich Farms

Filling the corn planter

Joe at Gingerich Farms

Joe waiting on a planter

Sprayer at Gingerich Farms

Sitting idle due to strong winds

Loading bean tender at Gingerich Farms

Loading tender

Cultivator at Gingerich Farms

Working ground ahead of bean planter

Bean planter

Bean planter at Gingerich Farms

Cultivator & Bean planter at Gingerich Farms

Bean planter catching up to field cultivator

corn planter at Gingerich Farms

Corn planter

Cultivator at Gingerich Farms

Going to the next field

bean planter at Gingerich Farms

Monitors in bean planter

Seed shed at Gingerich Farms

Seed is diminishing – empty boxes left

Corn planter at Gingerich Farms

Corn planter

Evening at Gingerich Farms

Good night moon

End of the day at Gingerich Farms

Sun is setting but work continues

Plants starting to emerge at Gingerich Farms

Starting to sprout