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Iowa's premier weekly crop reports 9/21/2016

Iowa's premier weekly crop reports as seen in the Iowa Farm Bureau Spokesman.
Iowa's premier weekly crop reports as seen in the Iowa Farm Bureau Spokesman.

Gary Twedt
Gary Twedt
Lyon County

Northwest Iowa

Soil moisture was replenished with 4 to 6 inches of rain over Labor Day weekend after a long, dry summer, Twedt said Sept. 15. “It’s perhaps too late for this year, but I would say it helped the beans a little,” he said. “It certainly helped the pastures. They were brown.” He seeded cover crops on his silage acres and said harvest might start on lighter corn ground within a week. Soybean harvest is still a couple of weeks away, he said.

Laura Cunningham
Laura Cunningham
Floyd County

North Central Iowa

“We’re finally getting wrapped up on silage,”...




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