Crossing Kansas and Making Delivery – Colby, KS to Independence, Missouri [Video]

Friday, August 11, 2017 Today we'll enjoy some Kansas scenery on the way to our delivery in Independence, Missouri. We'll get a great view of Fort Riley, Kansas and run into a sudden traffic jam in Topeka, Kansas. This map shows the route for this load of onion flakes, from Firebaugh, California where we picked it up, and each end-of-day stops over the next several days until we make delivery in Independence, … [Read more...]

Neelys Landing, MO to Houston, TX Day 1 – Hooking the Loaded Trailer [Video]

In the last video, we spent a good chunk of the day running around looking for an empty trailer. If you missed that video, I recommend you watch it first: Neelys Landing, MO to Houston, TX Day 1 – The Trailer Chase Game [Video] Now that we've got an empty trailer, it's time to drive the 128 miles to Neelys Landing in southeast Missouri to pick up our loaded trailer. Ride along in the driver's seat as we make the trip and pick up … [Read more...]

[Video] Underground Pickup and Delivery – April 2012

Very early in my truck driving career, I experienced something very unique, at least to me at the time; I picked up a load from an underground storage facility in Quincy, Illinois and delivered to an underground storage facility in Springfield, Missouri. Before I got into trucking, I had no idea there were underground storage facility for food products, but apparently, there are several around the Midwest. I hope you enjoy this … [Read more...]