NEWS
View From the Cab
Tue Oct 8, 2013 01:54 PM CDT

LANGDON, Mo. (DTN) -- For View From the Cab farmers Kane Bercaw of Union City, Mich., and William "Shep" Sheppard of Louisiana, Mo., last week's difficult farm conditions can be summed up in a single word: wet.

It's not just about muddy soil. Row-crop corn is still relatively high moisture, testing in the mid-20s on both farms -- maybe higher. "We have some 115-day corn in front of the house I tested on Wednesday. It's still at 30%," Shep told DTN. "We don't like to shell corn much wetter than 22%," he added. Neighbors ...

Quick View
Related News Stories
Flip a Coin on ARC, PLC
Will We Swallow GE Potatoes
Mine the Data
The World Wants Our Hay
View From the Cab Needs You!
Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl
Protect the Grain You Harvested
Best Young Farmers/Ranchers-3
Best Young Farmers/Ranchers-2
Best Young Farmers/Ranchers-1