Across the Corn Belt, a slow-moving storm system is producing widespread showers, with mostly positive impacts on corn and soybeans. Early Monday, the most significant rain is falling in the eastern Corn Belt, from Illinois to Ohio. Over the last several days, however,... Read More.
Weather woes have gone from one extreme to the other for a southern Illinois corn and soybean grower. Steve Borcherding of Iuka in Marion County tells Brownfield they had a dry start to the summer and a week ago they were still in need... Read More.
The implications of Proposition 12 weigh heavily on the minds of producers attending the World Pork Expo in Des Moines. During a news conference Wednesday morning, National Pork Producers Council president Scott Hays called the Supreme Court ruling to uphold Prop 12 the... Read More.
Farmers in southwest Minnesota are replanting after recent heavy rains. Mike Landuyt of Walnut Grove says a storm dumped five inches a day after he finished corn planting. “I ended up having to do some replanting on the corn. The beans that we had... Read More.