Yes…my thoughts are all about spring. We’re seeing planters rolling (between the rain showers) and construction ramping up, mostly site prep and concrete pours. And I’m preoccupied with: Golf and fishing.
Yes, planting is just starting in most areas. But it’s not too early to begin planning for improvements to your existing grain bins for this coming harvest. Important repairs usually involve new Hawk Cut floors and Sweepway power sweeps. A new floor and unload system breathe new life into an old grain bin. Are you […]
Now is a good time for all our dealers to finalize their construction plans for early summer. We are continuing to deliver grain bins and grainhandling equipment, and we’ll be at it now through fall. Be sure your bin sites are level/ready, subcontractors are committed, and all components are on in place or on order. Lead […]
Yesterday (Sunday March 19th) Jennifer & I were honored to attend the 60th wedding anniversary for Eugene and Mary Sukup. They served a wonderful lunch followed by nice words from both of their sons Steve and Charles. Finally, we all were entertained at a marvelous gospel concert. Truly a special day for the Sukups to […]
Yesterday I went, for the first time, to the GEAPS Exchange 2012. The trade show “expo” was held at the Minneapolis Convention Center. GEAPS stands for “Grain Elevator and Processing Society. I was quite surprised with the number of exhibitors and the size of their displays. All the major components in commercial grade handling were […]
There is a lot happening in our small town. Some good, and some sad. Let’s celebrate with our high school winter sports teams as they move into section playoffs and maybe state tournaments. And let’s all demonstrate good sportsmanship towards the opponents, fans, and officials WIN OR LOSE! As a side note, my son’s 8th […]
Our building expansion is really going well. We are adding 5000 square feet to our warehouse by making the existing building 50 feet longer. We have purchased the building materials from Sukup Manufacturing, and they have done an excellent job of matching the dimensions of the “old” structure. Even the color is a good match! […]
Last week was absolutely fabulous. Four people on our staff (me included!) along with spouses attended the Sukup sales conference in Hawaii. We spent 3 nights on Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, followed by 3 nights on Kaanapali beach in Maui. We also sponsored NINE of our best dealerships who attended. Overall, Wood & Conn was […]