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Wheat Market Update
Wheat Market Update
Soft red winter wheat is selling for 64 cents more than hard red winter wheat, a crop marketing specialist said.
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Corn Belt Crop Tour Highlights
The American corn and soybean crops are showing the effects of late plantings and heavy moisture, said Moe Agostino, chief commodity strategist with Risk Management.
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Cutting Input Costs
Soil tests provide the likelihood that a crop will respond to a nutrient, a soil fertility specialist said.
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Managing Soybeans as a Cover Crop
Using a drill with row spacing less than 10 inches for soybean will increase canopy closure by a few days, an agronomist said.
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Managing Hailed Out Crops
If the main corn stem starts to grow again and new leaves come out of the main stem, then there is little damage, university specialists said.
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Weather Update
Weather Update
Cooler temperatures could be right around the corner, an ag climatologist said.
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Controlling Japanese Beetles
Controlling Japanese Beetles
If there’s more than 30 percent defoliation while soybeans are in the vegetative stage, treatment may be necessary, an entomologist said.
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