Iowa's premier weekly crop reports 8/17/2016
Buena Vista County
Last week’s rain storms brought relief as soybeans enter the pod setting and filling stage, Jesse said Aug. 11. “We had 1.3 inches overnight and this morning. That’s certainly going to help the beans along,” she said. “We needed this rain. We’ll never turn that down in August.” Some farmers have been spraying fungicides and treating for soybean aphids, she said.
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