View From the Cab
Tue Sep 29, 2015 10:51 AM CDT

LANGDON, Mo. (DTN) -- "I did not expect it to take off like this. We have Montana weather -- 40% or 50% humidity."

That was the initial reaction of DTN View From the Cab farmer Lane Robinson, returning home from his Michigan vacation last week to find soybean harvest underway. "After six to seven days of powerful sunshine and low humidity, by Friday everybody just took off," he said.

Though soybean pods are crispy, yielding 11% to 12% moisture beans, stems remain green. That meant trouble for the harvester. "For whatever reason they're wrapping ...

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