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@  cornshucker : (06 March 2015 - 08:43 AM) Got lucky here no ice accumulation sky beautiful this morning ready for it.
@  haybaler101 : (06 March 2015 - 08:24 AM) -2 here this am. Last cold morning for winter 2014/15, temps start to jump fast here next week.
@  Shetland She... : (06 March 2015 - 07:30 AM) 4° and sunny here in srn NH. Prolly be sunny and might get to mid 20s today.
@  hillside hay : (06 March 2015 - 06:30 AM) rumored to hit 40's mid next week. Gonna be cutting the sleeves off shirts!
@  hillside hay : (06 March 2015 - 06:25 AM) I'm starting to tap this weekend on the forecast. Hope its accurate. right now though its -6
@  IH 1586 : (06 March 2015 - 05:48 AM) -10 this morning with a high of 20's
@  mlappin : (06 March 2015 - 12:23 AM) Well..the wife got a new jump starter (AICD) today at 4pm, hopefully have her home by Friday afternoon.
@  deadmoose : (05 March 2015 - 09:34 PM) I am sure them fellas out east have the science down better than me. I drill a hole and hope for the best. B)
@  deadmoose : (05 March 2015 - 09:29 PM) Warm enough to met the sap and allow it to flow. 30s if conditions are right. My best luck 40s to low 50s and freezing at night.
@  haybaler101 : (05 March 2015 - 08:49 PM) Last day of winter tomorrow! 40's on Saturday and heading to 60's by end of next week. BRING ON THE GREEN!
@  Vol : (05 March 2015 - 08:41 PM) So what does the temp need to get up to during the day to get the sap flowing fellas?
@  nathanhrnicek : (05 March 2015 - 07:35 PM) -2 tonight..... But the weatherman says spring is on the way here in Indiana!!
@  Vol : (05 March 2015 - 07:30 PM) I see where McDonalds is going away from anti-biotic fed chicken suppliers.
@  NDVA HAYMAN : (05 March 2015 - 06:28 PM) 5" of new snow here so far
@  jturbo10 : (05 March 2015 - 04:21 PM) Wow...we got sunshine in East Texas, 42 degrees and brisk wind. Chilly but sure nice to see the sunshine again. Had some sleet last night but gone early in am.
@  PaMike : (05 March 2015 - 03:39 PM) Since when do steers go through a fence in the middle of a snow storm? Hay is in the feeder I guess they wanted to go for a stroll....
@  Grateful11 : (05 March 2015 - 02:14 PM) Down to 43˚ and still raining, up to .7" now. I've said it before but I swear it's about as sloppy as I've ever seen it.
@  Bonfire : (05 March 2015 - 12:51 PM) Definately a coffee day today. Just started the 3rd pot.
@  Bonfire : (05 March 2015 - 11:59 AM) 39 and cold rain here.
@  Vol : (05 March 2015 - 11:01 AM) Still no mix or ice....just rain....majority of front is past....got lucky.

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