NEWS
Fri Nov 1, 2013 01:57 PM CDT

Light rain showers were noted in the Dakotas, eastern Iowa and central Wisconsin Friday afternoon. The rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions were dry. Temperatures ranged from the upper 30s in the northern Great Lakes to the mid 80s in south Texas.

Saturday will generally be dry except for a few scattered showers in the eastern Midwest. This drier trend will allow for harvest progress except in the southern Midwest and Delta, where rainfall this week was the heaviest. A new rain pattern is set to cover the Plains and Midwest during Tuesday of next week.

Quick View
  • Enlist Cotton Approved USDA has made its final decision to deregulate Dow AgroScience's Enlist cotton trait, which means...
  • Market Moves Weaning and preconditioning top the list of aggravating and expensive chores for most ranchers. C...
  • Ask The Mechanic Ask the Mechanic answers the question about how VW and German engineering was able to get by with...
  • Batten Down the Hatches Purdue economists forecast multiple years of negative or narrow margins for corn and soybean prod...
  • PNW Ag Hit by Historic Drought In addition to problems with the Northwestern wheat crop, cattle are also being adversely affecte...
  • RFS Deadline Nears With the deadline to file comments on the proposed Renewable Fuel Standard volumes to strike at m...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business Agendas don't always lead to immediate decisions, but can still cement your family unity.
  • Multi-Year Losses Spur Concern The recent price rally offered growers a welcome opportunity to price 2014 and 2015 crops, but it...
  • Ask the Vet The vet says my calf had Mannheimia. What is that?
Related News Stories
Rain Thursday in South, Southeast
DTN Ag Weather Brief
Market Impact Weather
NWS River Stages
El Nino Pros and Cons
Most US, Canada Crop Areas Dry Thursday
Ag Weather Forum
Showers Wednesday in Midwest, Prairies
Rain Tuesday in Northern Areas
Rain Tues. in Northern Plains, Prairie