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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: Harvesting Kentucky Double-Crop Soybeans

Caleb RaglandNov 19, 2021

It’s been a long fall. We continue to be delayed by rains, so we are now about three weeks behind schedule. For the first time…

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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: 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: 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…