It has become a very interesting and complicated spring planting season, to say the least! Cool WET conditions, markets, crop insurance, trade, and changes to government programs have become the daily challenges of the 2019 crop year. While we have accomplished much less in the field than we’d like, that time hasn’t been wasted. It […]
No cooperation from the weather yet….
Rain has continued to be the story for central Illinois this week. Since the last update we have had 4.4-6.4” more rain depending on location. The only field work accomplished was to re-spray our cover crop fields with a burndown and pre-plant herbicide. Hopefully the weather breaks soon. We have never experienced a prevent-plant crop […]