There’s been no relief from heavy rains as drowned-out areas continue to grow, Dreith said July 5. He had almost 3 inches of rain overnight, and nearby areas had around 7 inches. Some fields also sustained hail damage the previous week. Corn is uneven ranging from shoulder-high to tasseling. “Everything’s at different stages because planting was so spread out,” he said.
North Central Iowa
Some tassels were visible last week in the Rachuts’ corn crop, but crops were looking tough after a surplus of moisture. A recent rain dropped 2.25 inches. Soybeans were blossoming, but it has...