NEWS
Wed May 1, 2013 03:23 PM CDT

Rain and snow were featured in the western and northern Midwest Wednesday afternoon, with moderate to locally heavy snow in the western Plains, a few showers in the south-central Plains, and moderate to heavy rain in the Delta and Deep South. Light snow was also noted in the southern Canadian Prairies. Other primary crop regions were dry. Temperatures ranged from the low 30s in southern Saskatchewan and southern Manitoba to the low 90s in southwestern Texas. The eastern and southern Midwest had readings in the 80s, which offered some chances for row-crop field work and corn planting.

More snow will ...

Quick View
  • Back to Beans Growers considering moving a field from continuous corn back into soybeans should pay special att...
  • The Attraction of Youth Combine genotyping with a yearling bull, or even a weanling, and you're less likely to make a poo...
  • Kubota Steps Up A new mid-range, high-horsepower M7 tractor moves this company into the row-crop arena.
  • SCO Sticker Shock Costs and potential disconnect with county yields make the Supplemental Coverage Option a hard se...
  • Clean Water Goes a Long Way Cleaning up 900 feet of a small creek in Kentucky brings rebirth to water once choked with sedime...
  • Clean Air Lawsuits Filed Several environmental and animal-welfare groups argue in two lawsuits that there is well-document...
  • Ag and Environment Outlook Agriculture continues to watch how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency implements the propos...
  • Surgery on Plastics Dharma Kodali's goal is to insert soybean oil in the basic ingredient list for PVC plastics.
  • Ask the Vet How should I treat a cow with a swelling on her flank?
Related News Stories
Winter Returns To The Prairies
Market Impact Weather
NWS River Stages
DTN Ag Weather Brief
Thursday Dry for Most Crop Areas
Rain North, East Thur., Dry Elsewhere
Daily Export Grain News
Market Impact Weather
Crop Areas Mostly Dry Wednesday
Cold, Snow in Prairies Wednesday