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Pam Smith DTN\Progressive Farmer Crops Technology Editor
Tue Aug 25, 2015 11:00 AM CDT

ROCHESTER, Minn. (DTN) -- A theme seems to emerge during each Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour. There's no question that the 2015 theme centered on USDA's August numbers and trying to determine if the crop is out there.

Katie Micik and I wrote about that topic consistently last week and I'm exhausted on the topic. So I'm exercising my editorial rights and writing this blog based on a few of the agronomics that keep creeping back into my after-tour thoughts. I followed the western leg of the tour through South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa and Minnesota.

1. Variability -- The prolonged ...

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