Texas Corn, Sorghum: Impact of Ponded Water/Flooding Jun 14, 2021

🕔Jun 14, 2021
Numerous rain events have resulted in flooding or significant ponding of water in many corn and sorghum fields across Texas. While low-lying areas may be flooded, other areas of fields […]

Minnesota: Midseason Flooding and Its Impacts on Yields Jul 1, 2020

🕔Jul 1, 2020
After exceptionally good spring conditions allowing for early planting, the 2020 corn and soybean crops are off to a very good start. Soil conditions were very good across the southern […]

Indiana Corn: Effects of Flooding, Ponding Prior to Tasseling May 19, 2020

🕔May 19, 2020
Intense rainfall events (technically referred to as “toad stranglers” or “goose drownders”) flood low-lying corn fields and create ponding (standing water) in poorly drained areas (depressions, compacted soil) within other […]

Indiana Corn: Effects of Flooding, Ponding Prior to Tasseling Jun 24, 2019

🕔Jun 24, 2019
The consequences of flooding, ponding, and saturated soils on young corn depend heavily on the duration of the stress and temperatures. Intense rainfall events (technically referred to as “toad stranglers” […]

Louisiana Soybeans: Early Season Response to Flooding May 15, 2019

🕔May 15, 2019
With the recent rains, I wanted to put out some information on the impact of flooding on soybean germination, as well as, the impact on young plants. YOUNG PLANTS: The […]

Texas Blacklands: Corn Planting Finished; Watch for Wheat Rust, Stink Bugs Apr 15, 2019

🕔Apr 15, 2019
GENERAL Wheat is starting to head out with some hard-red wheat fields starting to flower. The soft red wheat fields in the scouting program are in the boot stage with […]

Virginia Field Reports: Wet Week – Limited Field Work Aug 7, 2018

🕔Aug 7, 2018
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 5, 2018. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

Virginia Field Reports: Generally Wet, Some Dry Spots Jul 31, 2018

🕔Jul 31, 2018
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 29, 2018. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

Minnesota: Managing P and K in Flooded, Ponded Soils Jul 20, 2018

🕔Jul 20, 2018
The 2018 cropping season has been a challenging year for those in areas affected by heavy rainfall and saturated soils. Excessive water can result in the loss of soil nutrients […]

Iowa Field Reports: Crops Speeding Along Despite Plethora of Problems Jul 10, 2018

🕔Jul 10, 2018
The warm conditions continue to push crops along. Across the state we are approximately 140 to 370 Growing Degree Days (GDD’s) head of normal. Most corn and soybean fields are […]

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