Worse on Corn than Soybeans
2:38 pm
Tue January 15, 2013

How Bad was the Drought for IL Farmers in 2012?

Drought Damaged Soybeans in 2012

It was fairly obvious  that the drought hit farmers hard this year, but how hard?
For Illinois, both corn and soybean yield were below expectations for 2012.  But Angie Peltier with the Monmouth office of University of Illinois Extension says soybeans fared much better than corn.

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Corn Still in Trouble
10:53 pm
Tue September 4, 2012

Rain Could Help SE Iowa Soybeans

The rainfall from Hurricane Isaac is both good and bad news for southeast Iowa farmers.

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