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#2947261 - 09/18/12 06:27 AM how long?
Gravey
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How long will it take the ground to dry enough to disc it after all this rain? I got about half my field done Sunday evening but darkness got me before I could finish and get the seed down.
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#2947565 - 09/18/12 10:50 AM Re: how long? [Re: Gravey]
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Really depends on the fields location. Some soil just naturally holds water better, i.e. a bottom holds water really good compared to a hill out in the open it will take longer. Sunlight is another variable. Soil type probably matters too.
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#2950244 - 09/20/12 11:06 AM Re: how long? [Re: Master Chief]
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Id say your good now,I cut grass yesterday.
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#2950732 - 09/20/12 07:14 PM Re: how long? [Re: Football Hunter]
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Got it finished this evening so hopefully I can get the seed in the ground this weekend.
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#2950870 - 09/20/12 09:02 PM Re: how long? [Re: Gravey]
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 Originally Posted By: Gravey
How long will it take the ground to dry enough to disc it after all this rain? I got about half my field done Sunday evening but darkness got me before I could finish and get the seed down.


After a rainfall i can disk with my atv one the day after and i did. depends on the area, for big tractors with good cutting disks i would say about 3 days as we do that also and even after a large rain in some of the wayne county red clay soil and hard cutover we can cut right awya.
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#2953432 - 09/22/12 10:44 PM Re: how long? [Re: Boone 58]
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Bolted 2 railroad ties together and drug them around to help smooth it out today. Then planted wheat and oats so hopefully the rain will come that they're talking about in a few days.
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#2955148 - 09/24/12 10:13 AM Re: how long? [Re: Gravey]
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 Originally Posted By: Gravey
Got it finished this evening so hopefully I can get the seed in the ground this weekend.


Looks good bud
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