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November 26, 2022

Daddy's Got Dirt: A California Rice Story

tractor mudding
Let's go tractor mudding! In this tractor video we are stomping rice straw in winter flooded fields. Yes, the 2019 rice harvest is over and we must deal with the remaining rice straw in the field. Stomping helps incorporate the straw into the mud which in turn helps with the decomposition process. We need a clean field of fertile soil...

Straw Baling | Four Straw Balers in the Same Field | Tractor Video

In this tractor video we'll learn all about how rice straw is baled. The baling operation featured is comprised of 4 MT635B Challenger tractors, each pulling a Claas 5300 RC Quadrant straw baler. Also...

Yield Loss During the 2019 California Rice Harvest!

During the second half of the 2019 California rice harvest we started seeing some yield loss. In this harvest video we'll look back through the crop year and find the reason why we're harvesting...
Claas Lexion 9600 Harvesting Rice

Claas Lexion 8600 Harvesting Rice | 2019 California Rice Harvest!

During the final days of the 2019 California rice harvest I visit my family farming friends to check out their Claas Lexion 8600 harvest combine. During the visit I interview grandfather, father and son,...

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I’m a third generation California rice farmer, husband to a supportive wife and daddy to an awesome daughter. I enjoying sharing my experiences both in and out of the rice fields. I hope you enjoy!




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