Iowa's premier weekly crop reports 5/31/2017

Iowa's Premiere Weekly Crop Reports

Kipp Fehr
Kipp Fehr
Palo Alto County

Northwest Iowa

“We’re wet, but there’s not a lot of standing water,” Fehr said May 25 after dumping 3 inches of rain out of his gauge. Early-planted cornfields look good, but many of the later ones planted are yellow. he said. There has been some hail in the area, but it didn’t cause severe damage, Fehr said. Soybeans are starting to emerge. Fehr plans to begin side-dressing fertilizer soon. 

Brad Feckers
Brad Feckers
Butler County

North Central Iowa

“We haven’t done anything for a week here. It’s been too rainy,” Feckers said May 25. Corn was turning yellow due to the recent cool...

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