Ben Johnson
Ben Johnson - Plymouth County
Northwest Iowa
Johnson was about halfway through post spraying beans last week, after 2.5 inches of rain June 25 slowed him down. His area missed the worst of the recent flooding, but wet spots remain in several fields. “I ended up pulling a co-op sprayer out of the neighbor’s field last week,” he said June 28. Corn in his fields has hit nitrogen and is looking better.

>Kody Trampel
Kody Trampel - Hancock County
North Central Iowa
“Iron deficiency chlorosis is showing up in some soybean fields, and it’s time to scout for corn rootworm pressure,...