Iowa Field Reports: Herbicide Injury, Dry Conditions, and More Jun 9, 2021

🕔Jun 9, 2021
This past week brought a range of field activities from replanting and POST herbicide applications to putting up hay and sidedressing nitrogen. Herbicide injury and carryover, dry conditions, yellow corn, […]

Iowa Field Reports: Rains Limit Field Work but Still Welcome May 27, 2021

🕔May 27, 2021
While the rain may have limited fieldwork across the state this past week, it was much welcomed in many areas that have been on the drier side. Most of the […]

Iowa Field Reports: Concerns of Frost Damage, Uneven Crop Emergence May 19, 2021

🕔May 19, 2021
Planting is starting to wrap up around the state for both corn and soybeans, and according to the May 17 NASS-USDA Crop Progress Report, 94% of the corn has been planted […]

Iowa Field Reports: Needed Rains as Planting Nears Downhill Slide May 13, 2021

🕔May 13, 2021
This past week brought some much needed and welcomed rain across the state. Planting is getting on the downhill slide with corn planting about 86% complete and soybean planting about […]

Iowa Field Reports: Planting Speeds Along May 5, 2021

🕔May 5, 2021
A lot of planting progress was made for both corn and soybeans over the last week. According to the May 3 USDA-NASS Crop Progress Report, approximately 70% of Iowa’s corn crop has […]

Iow Field Reports: Planting Gets Underway Apr 27, 2021

🕔Apr 27, 2021
It’s been an unusual spring with the cooler and drier conditions. While many would welcome a rain, the warmer conditions mean planting has gotten underway. Iowa State University Extension and […]

Southeast Iowa Agricultural Research Association Annual Meeting, Online, March 4 Feb 23, 2021

🕔Feb 23, 2021
Farmers and crop advisers are invited to attend the Southeast Iowa Agricultural Research Association annual meeting, which will be held virtually this year via Zoom on Thursday, March 4, at […]

Iowa Field Reports: Rains Aid Soybeans, Potential Issues with Corn Harvest Sep 16, 2020

🕔Sep 16, 2020
While drought is still widespread, rainfall blanketed most of the state last week, providing some welcome relief to pastures, hay fields, newly-seeded cover crops, and later maturing soybeans. The rainfall caused […]

Iowa Field Reports: Driest Aug. Since 1893 Sep 3, 2020

🕔Sep 3, 2020
Drought continues to expand across the state, and August 2020 came in as one of the driest Augusts since 1893 across the state. Crops appear to be racing toward maturity, with several […]

Iowa Field Reports: Derecho Devastates State Infrastructure, Crops Aug 12, 2020

🕔Aug 12, 2020
While some rainfall has come to the droughty areas of the state, drought intensified to D3 (extreme) drought in parts of central and west central Iowa. Unfortunately, a large swath of the […]

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