Following is a good rundown on issues that are still prominent in the Upper Midwest regarding planting and crop management issues. The article was written by Kent Thiesse, farm management analyst and vice-president at MinnStar Bank in Lake Crystal, MN.--Bryce
FOCUS SHIFTS TO SOYBEAN PLANTING
The cool, wet weather conditions continued during the week of June 3-9 across the areas of Southern Minnesota and Northern Iowa, which have been hardest hit with delayed corn and soybean planting in 2013. There was some limited corn and soybean planting completed in wettest areas of Southeast Minnesota and Northeast Iowa, while ...