All Aboard Harvest | Laura: No stop to learning!
post-template-default,single,single-post,postid-20769,single-format-standard,qode-quick-links-1.0,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode-title-hidden,qode-theme-ver-11.2,qode-theme-bridge,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.4.7,vc_responsive

Laura: No stop to learning!

Southeast Colorado: Hi everyone. This harvest has perhaps moved into the position of “craziest one ever” due to weather. I’ve been a little bit of here, there and everywhere lately. That includes in a combine. As a result, I’ve gotten terribly behind so the next few posts will hopefully get you up to speed on some of the happenings of the team.

We headed out to southeast Colorado with the idea that I would probably be in a machine. However, the weather initially didn’t cooperate, so that gave us a few extra days of flexibility to play with our farm family’s children. Our kids have become buddies the last several years and it has been a joy to watch them all grow. Some highlights of their time together included the pool, zoo and for a history lesson, a visit to Amache, a Japanese relocation camp near Granada.

The kiddos standing next to the water tower at Amache. It was an eye opening experience.

On July 1, the kids were thrilled to able to share their act of love with the crew, in the form of homemade chicken noodle soup. Now normally, that would sound like a terrible meal for that time of year, but with slightly overcast skies and unseasonably cool temps, it worked. My mother-in-law used to have a noodle making business called “Donna’s Noodles.” For years I’ve been wanting to learn to make them. We finally made that happen while we were home, briefly. She taught us her recipe and how to use the noodle machine. It was such a special time of bonding.

So fortunate to spend time together and learn from the best.

Our hard work paid off. They were delicious.

Speaking of sweet bonding, my mom was also a huge help for the short time we were home. I had a ton of paperwork to catch up, as well as supervising some 4-H projects. My mom taught me to sew and she did the same for my kids while I worked with them on rocketry. I don’t know how I would have balanced all the responsibilities in such a short timeframe if it wasn’t for her help. I’m thankful for my village of family and friends who support us in this crazy harvest life.

What a great time of bonding and learning. Pinning, cutting, sewing, serging and ironing were learned.

Laura Haffner can be reached at

All Aboard Wheat Harvest is sponsored by Case IH, Unverferth Manufacturing Co., Inc., BASF, Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children, Gleaner, ITC, Westbred, Huskie, Western Equipment, US Custom Harvesters, and High Plains Journal.

  • Steve Banks
    Posted at 18:53h, 28 July

    I spy. Met the crew moving equipment north today 7/28,. They were in Nebraska on a somewhat narrow highway with some hilly road ahead of them, on the hottest day of the year (100 plus). Hopefully they will have a good trip with out too many problems.

    • Laura Haffner
      Posted at 11:18h, 03 August

      It seems that the hills are always conquered on the hottest days! Thanks for the well wishes letting me know you spotted them! 🙂

  • Krpmhu
    Posted at 09:06h, 04 August

    online pharmacy uk viagra – 200 mg sildenafil sildenafil 50 mg prices

  • Xupsyz
    Posted at 18:08h, 06 August

    price cialis uk – what is tadalafil tadalafil 25mg

  • Mbavqf
    Posted at 13:00h, 08 August

    ivermectin cost canada – ivermectin 2ml ivermectin 3mg tablets

  • Dhudmh
    Posted at 21:18h, 09 August

    best online casino for money – empire casino online vegas casino online

  • Xjdgue
    Posted at 12:17h, 11 August

    best place to buy ed pills online – ed solutions erectile dysfunction drugs over the counter

  • Ddaazj
    Posted at 20:09h, 12 August

    deltasone 50 mg cost – 25 mg prednisone prednisone 50 mg canada

  • Zywujo
    Posted at 06:19h, 14 August

    online prescriptions for viagra – how much is viagra tablets where can i buy sildenafil tablets

  • Gtsnhk
    Posted at 00:32h, 16 August

    how to get cialis prescription in canada – Cialis for women cialis for sale in canada

  • Dnpdyh
    Posted at 16:54h, 17 August

    ivermectin 3mg tabs – stromectol pills ivermectin 50ml

  • Xfxvdx
    Posted at 13:32h, 19 August

    hims ed pills review – ed medication cure ed

  • Samuel Gearhart
    Posted at 05:32h, 21 August

    cialis dosages available cialis 500 cialis 20mg price

  • Debra Newton
    Posted at 08:45h, 21 August

    Greetings! Very helpful advice in this particular article! It’s the little changes that produce the most important
    changes. Thanks for sharing!

  • Harry Ito
    Posted at 09:43h, 21 August

    tamoxifen citrate price nolvadex uk pharmacy tamoxifen and menses

  • Frank Penrose
    Posted at 10:32h, 21 August

    I simply could not go away your web site before suggesting that I extremely
    loved the standard information an individual provide in your
    visitors? Is gonna be again steadily to inspect new posts

  • Ira Good
    Posted at 11:21h, 21 August

    orlistat rx orlistat cancer xenical price comparison

  • Natasha Reyes
    Posted at 12:09h, 21 August

    I am sure this article has touched all the internet viewers, its really
    really nice paragraph on building up new webpage.

  • Ronald Miller
    Posted at 12:57h, 21 August

    sildenafil citrate 50mg online generic viagra canada viagra

  • Ai Frommel
    Posted at 13:45h, 21 August

    You have made some decent points there. I looked on the net to find out more about the issue and found most people will go
    along with your views on this site.

  • William Chai
    Posted at 14:34h, 21 August

    cialis online pharmacy cialis generic usa tadalafil tablets ip

  • Jacob Alamo
    Posted at 15:24h, 21 August

    Its like you read my mind! You seem to know so much approximately this, such as you
    wrote the ebook in it or something. I feel that you can do with a few percent to pressure
    the message home a bit, however other than that, this is fantastic blog.

    An excellent read. I will certainly be back.

  • Janie Arsenault
    Posted at 17:00h, 21 August

    nolvadex australia pharmacy nolvadex for acne nolvadex pct reddit

  • James Vanfleet
    Posted at 17:48h, 21 August

    Ahaa, its nice conversation on the topic of this article here at this web site,
    I have read all that, so now me also commenting here.

  • John Moya
    Posted at 18:35h, 21 August

    sildenafil sandoz viagra amazon generic viagra walmart

  • Ann Moreno
    Posted at 19:24h, 21 August

    Hey there! I’ve been reading your web site for some time
    now and finally got the courage to go ahead and give you a shout out from Houston Texas!
    Just wanted to mention keep up the excellent work!

  • Jessica Parker
    Posted at 20:11h, 21 August

    zanaflex 4mg tablets zanaflex for fibromyalgia tizanidine hcl

  • Ezulxi
    Posted at 20:51h, 21 August

    ventolin tablet price – albuterol sulfate buy albuterol online

  • Gloria Johnson
    Posted at 20:59h, 21 August

    I will right away grab your rss as I can’t to find your e-mail subscription link or newsletter service.
    Do you’ve any? Please let me realize so that I could subscribe.

  • Walter Noel
    Posted at 21:46h, 21 August

    azithromycin online zithromax generic price azithromycin 250 mg tablets

  • Rosa Macey
    Posted at 22:33h, 21 August

    I’ve been surfing online more than 3 hours today,
    yet I never found any interesting article like yours. It’s pretty worth enough for me.

    In my opinion, if all site owners and bloggers made good content as you did, the web will be much
    more useful than ever before.

  • Slelmv
    Posted at 06:38h, 23 August

    buy cytotec 200mcg – cytotec prescription drug cytotec tablet 200mg