Emily Boettcher
Emily Boettcher - Dickinson County
Northwest Iowa
With 4.5 inches of rain and a hailstorm that knocked down young soybean plants, the weather has been a challenge for Boettcher the last few weeks. “Our beans are a concern. We may have to replant some spots,” she said June 9. Weed pressure is also an issue; she has seen both buttonweed and lambsquarters popping up, but the fields are still too wet for post-emergence spraying.

Devon Murray
Devon Murray - Floyd County
North Central Iowa
“Corn stands are about the best they have been in a long time,” Murray said. The area has seen...