Iowa's premier weekly crop reports 9/18/19

Iowa's Premiere Weekly Crop Reports


Brian Rosburg
Brian Rosburg
Emmet County

Northwest Iowa

Warmer temperatures in the forecast should help finish off the crop, Rosburg said Sept. 12. “Our late-planted corn is finally starting to dent. It’s still got a ways to go before black layer,” he said. Early-planted soybeans are turning color. Some farmers are finished chopping silage, and others are just starting. “Planes have been going, getting cover crops planted,” he added.

Melissa Moretz
Melissa Moretz
Worth County

North Central Iowa

“We are definitely seeing soybean fields starting to change color,” Moretz said Sept. 12. Some of the early planted fields may be ready to be combined in 10 days to two weeks, she...

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