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Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst

Thursday 05/16/13

Warmer Seeding Conditions In Prairies
May has seen a significant turn around in temperature leading to the demise of the snow cover and allowing soils to warm enough to let farmers begin their annual seeding operations in some areas.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 10:25AM CDT 05/16/13 by Doug Webster | Post a Comment
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Here in southern Michigan it is bone dry. We have had .25 in. in May. Some guys have quit planting and waiting for rain.Our creeks are dry and ponds very low.It is too early to be starting this again.Corn has had poor emergance because it is lying in dry soil, some will be two weeks apart in coming up if we get rain.
Posted by Raymond Simpkins at 12:48PM CDT 05/20/13
 
Record WCB Heat Thoughts
Atmospheric features plus some drought and freeze effect added up to the huge heat wave in the Western Corn Belt Monday, May 14, 2013.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 7:02AM CDT 05/16/13 by Bryce Anderson | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
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