2010 September Kracked Head Edition

 This edition of The Kracked Head Update was published in the July 2010 issue of The BF Avery Newsletter Greetings from North Alabama, I hope this finds you all happy and in good health and enjoying all this hot weather we still having.  Here in Alabama it has been extremely hot for the past couple of months.  Our central units have been working overtime to keep the house cool.  I’ve even added a couple of small 110 volt windows units to our bedrooms to take some of the load off the big unit at night.  For weeks now we haven’t had a night where the temperature has gotten below 70 … [Read more...]

BF Avery Sales Video and other musings

This edition of The Kracked Head Update was published in the July 2010 issue of The BF Avery Newsletter Florence, Alabama - Greetings from North Alabama, I hope this finds you all happy and in good health and enjoying all this hot weather we are having.  At the present time here in North Alabama, the temperature is in the nineties with the humidity at about the same level.  The air is so thick you have to cut it with a sharp knife just to walk around. The farmers in our area had a great planting season.  The rains abated at the right time in order for them to get the crops planted.  One … [Read more...]

Comments About Alabama Farming and other Tidbits

This edition of The Kracked Head Update was published in the Jaunuary 2010 issue of The BF Avery Newsletter Greetings from North Alabama, I hope this finds you all happy and in good health going into the New Year.  Now that the holiday season is winding down, its time to think about what the New Year holds for all of us.  From my family to your family, I wish only the very best for you in 2010. Here in our area we have had a record rainfall for 2009.  As of the date (mid-December) that I’m writing this update,  we’ve already surpassed our yearly average by a couple of inches.  TVA has … [Read more...]

Rain, Rain Go Away & More Tractor Show Pictures

This edition of The Kracked Head Update was published in the November 2009 issue of The BF Avery Newsletter Greetings from North Alabama, I hope this finds you all happy and in good health going into late fall.  Around here all we've seen lately is rain.  It has been Monsoon season since back in September.  We've already received 6” more than our normal annual rainfall totals.  This year is on track to set a new record for the most ever rainfall.  It’s hard to believe two years ago we were going through the worst drought in recorded weather history for this area. All of the farmers I’ve … [Read more...]

Winter, Collecting and Restoring Antique Tractors, BF Avery Meeting

This Kracked Head Update originally was published in March of 2009 in the BF Avery Club newsletter Greetings from North Alabama, I hope this finds all of you and your families in good health and spirits.  Our weather around here has really been a roller coaster ride lately.  This past Monday the high was 18, with a wind chill of about 11, by Friday, the temperature was 68 and today (Sunday), the temp was 71 deg.  It was a nice spring day.  Of course, next week it’s suppose get back down into the middle fifties.  All in all, our winter has not been bad, so I can’t complain. The website is … [Read more...]