Iowa's premier weekly crop reports 8/21/19

Iowa's Premiere Weekly Crop Reports


Brian Rosburg
Brian Rosburg
Emmet County

Northwest Iowa

A few farmers are still working on soybean fungicide applications, Rosburg said Aug. 15. “Late-planted corn looks decent, but I wish it was Aug. 1 instead of mid-August,” he said. Nitrogen deficiency is showing up in corn fields that didn’t have additional fertilizer applied, and there was a little green snap in the area. Soybean aphid levels are steady.

Melissa Moretz
Melissa Moretz
Worth County

North Central Iowa

“There have not been any huge changes here since my last report,” Moretz said Aug. 15. Thanks to rain last week, she said the soybeans are flowering and look good. They have also wrapped up...

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