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Ground Work 2022: North Carolina Soybeans Maintain Yield Potential Despite Drought

Reggie StricklandSep 13, 2022

2022 has continued to be the driest year I’ve seen in my 35 years of farming in my part of the U.S. Southeast. We received…

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Ground Work 2022: Preparing for Promising Mississippi Harvest

Philip GoodAug 31, 2022

I can tell that fall is just around the corner, bringing some rain and relief from extreme heat after a very hot, dry summer in…

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Ground Work 2021: Post-Harvest Planning in Michigan Supports Sustainable Practices Next Year

Laurie IsleyDec 30, 2021

We finished harvesting our crops in mid-November. Wet weather slowed all farmers in our region of the eastern U.S. Midwest, so after we finished combining…

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Ground Work 2021: With Kentucky Harvest Finished, It’s Time to Plan for Next Season

Caleb RaglandDec 21, 2021

It was a long, wet fall. Rain continued to slow soybean harvest. We finally finished cutting soybeans on November 30. In our area of the…

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Ground Work 2021: Finishing This Season and Preparing for Next Year in Iowa

Tim BardoleDec 14, 2021

The weather has been a challenge in our area of the U.S. Midwest throughout 2021. Thankfully, it cooperated enough in November to allow us to…

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Ground Work 2021: Cutting Alabama Soybeans and Preparing for Next Year

Wendy YeagerDec 9, 2021

We finally finished harvesting our soybeans on November 24, marking the end of our very long harvest season. We started harvesting single-season soybeans on November…