Iowa's premier weekly crop reports 09/20/2017

Iowa's Premiere Weekly Crop Reports

Adam Glienke
Adam Glienke
Cherokee County

Northwest Iowa

“Soybeans are changing fast around here, but I think we are still about a week or more away from harvesting,”  Glienke said Sept. 14. Corn remains fairly green, and the moisture content remains pretty high, he said. “We chopped some silage for a dairy, and the moisture was still around 68 percent,” Glienke said. Most area farmers are finished with hay for the year, he said.

Mike Hejlik
Mike Hejlik
Hancock County

North Central Iowa

There has been a lot of seed corn harvesting in the area, but it will likely be a couple weeks before any corn and soybean fields are harvested, Hejlik said Sept. 14. “Beans are still all over the place, some...

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