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Ground Work 2021: Planting Double-Crop Soybeans in Kentucky

Caleb RaglandJul 15, 2021

We had a short break of a couple weeks at the beginning of June before we were busy in the field again. We started winter…

Our Farms

Ground Work 2021: Moisture Dictating Iowa Soybean Growth

Tim BardoleJul 14, 2021

The weather has been extremely dry in our area of Iowa, and that has slowed crop growth. Both our soybeans and corn are now growing…

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Ground Work 2021: New York State Crops Emerging Well

Ralph LottJun 21, 2021

Despite our late start to planting, we were able to get all our soybeans planted by June 4, a week after we finished planting corn.…

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Ground Work 2021: Cool, Wet Kentucky Weather Slows Progress

Caleb RaglandJun 17, 2021

The rains that started coming in late April have continued. Heavy rains, along with ongoing cool temperatures, has made this spring challenging. We finished planting…

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Ground Work 2021: Iowa Soybeans Emerging

Tim BardoleJun 2, 2021

We finished planting the 2021 crop on May 14. The last field we planted was soybeans we are growing for seed. The local seed company…

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Ground Work 2021: Finally Starting to Plant in New York State

Ralph LottMay 18, 2021

After a dry winter, we received quite a bit of moisture in late April and early May. The wet weather forced us to delay planting…