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Ok we had a -6 to -8 frost for 6 hours the other night how long to cure straw before i can thresh standing flax? thinking 4 to 7 days


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I have had my 50 bu + flax crop swathed and in the windrow for about three weeks now, it has had 3'' of rain on it. The seed is now dry enough but I can not get this straw to feed through my 2388 combine. It keeps wrapping on everything, the auger head, the beater. I am running out of warm dry days to get this 80 ac in the bin. Any suggestions??

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Could the greeness be a headline fungicide issue? It keeps the plants alive longer and in lentils, canola, and flax it keeps the stems green forever and harder to straight cut.
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