Iowa's premier weekly crop reports 7/11/2018

Iowa's Premiere Weekly Crop Reports

Brian Dreith
Brian Dreith
Pocohontas County

Northwest Iowa

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.

Beth Rachut
Beth Rachut
Mitchell County

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...

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