Jim Stuhlsatz grew up farming with his father and he's been on his own for 44 years. That makes him no stranger to the challenges of harvest, but it doesn't make the frustration of down time any easier.
"When it's time to go, I like to get right after it and keep going," he said. "Last year, I'll bet we didn't have 20 minutes of down time the whole harvest. This year, in just four days we've had probably 10 hours."
Most of the lost time, he said, has been on one part of the combine…