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Ground Work 2021: Wet Weather Delays Fall Fieldwork in Kentucky

Caleb RaglandOct 15, 2021

October is usually one of our busiest months. We normally finish shelling corn, plant winter wheat, and start harvesting soybeans. This year, we have been…

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Ground Work 2021: Kentucky Soybeans Maturing and Corn Harvest Starting

Caleb RaglandSep 20, 2021

Both our double-crop soybeans and our corn crop are looking really good. The soybeans are nearly finished blooming, and we have just started shelling corn.…

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Ground Work 2021: Iowa Weather Compressing Growing Season, Yield

Tim BardoleSep 10, 2021

Our crops look like they put up a good fight this year, but they have reached the point of shutting down biological processes for the…

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Ground Work 2021: Growing Soybeans and Markets in New York State

Ralph LottAug 31, 2021

Our crops continue to look good. The weather in our area of the U.S. Northeast has been dry, but our soybeans and corn haven’t been…

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Ground Work 2021: Defending Soybeans against Kentucky Pests

Caleb RaglandAug 19, 2021

Though our double-crop soybeans got off to a good start in late June, the month of July was fairly dry. The crops are getting thirsty.…

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Ground Work 2021: Heat and Drought Stressing Iowa Soybeans

Tim BardoleAug 9, 2021

It is still very dry in our area of Iowa in the U.S. Midwest. The crops still look ok right now, but they are on…