Iowa's premier weekly crop reports 4/17/19

Iowa's Premiere Weekly Crop Reports


Chris Ten Napel
Chris Ten Napel
Sioux County

Northwest Iowa

Drainage tiles are running full as wet conditions persist this spring, said Ten Napel. Snow and ice last week toppled power lines and delayed field work in the area. Most livestock farmers were able to get livestock manure applied last fall, alleviating some pressure this spring, he said. Ten Napel grows corn, soybeans and custom feeds nursery and finisher pigs.

Austin Charlson
Austin Charlson
Wright County

North Central Iowa

Not much field work has taken place after more precipitation last week, Charlson said. Farmers in the area reported...

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