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Delayed crops at risk from first fall freeze

Delayed crops at risk from first fall freeze

Into late August, the condition of Iowa’s corn and soybean crops continued to be among some of the best in the Midwest and nearby areas. August temperatures will likely average a little cooler than normal for Iowa, and some locations in the state didn’t reach 90 degrees during August.

August rainfall was beneficial to crops in some areas of Iowa that had below normal amounts earlier in the summer. However, the trend of highly variable summer rainfall continued in the...




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