Month: May 2013

Rain, Rain, Go Away …

The rain kept coming over the weekend adding over 5″ to our rain gauge.  If you are looking for some lake front property we have a few choice sites for you!  

Graduation Day

Steve and Laurie celebrate with Eric after the high school graduation ceremony.  It is hard to believe our youngest is done with high school.  Eric plans to attend Iowa State University in the fall and major in ag-business.

A little wet..

  We received an inch of rain here at LongView over the past 15 hours and it is enough moisture to keep us out of the fields. With a slight pause on field work, we’re getting things squared away for

Shop transformed for graduation party

  Our youngest son, Eric’s graduation party was held at the shop today.  The planters were rolling to beat the rain, but over 300 people came celebrate Eric’s graduation.  

Don Williams

The planters are going strong on the 16th day in May, and one of the reasons they are able to push so hard is Don Williams.  I had the pleasure to ride with Don as he turned over black soil

Winter in May…

It looks like December when you look out the window here at LongView Farms. A layer of snow is covering the ground, as well as our equipment. It is a good thing we got all of our NH3 done before