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Tar Spot has Corn Belt on alert

Tar spot has been confirmed in several Corn Belt states already and has growers on alert.                “If you’re finding it in the other states around us, more likely it’s here as well.”  AgriGold agronomist Kevin Gale says discovery of the disease this early is... Read More.

Eastern Corn Belt likely to regain soil moisture

An ag meteorologist says he expects soil moisture conditions to replenish over the spring in parts of the Eastern Corn Belt. Michigan climatologist Jeff Andresen tells Brownfield, “We’re way below normal on our seasonal snowfall totals statewide, but we’ll add some to that here... Read More.

Spring snowstorm coming to northern Corn Belt

An ag meteorologist says there’s more snow in the forecast for the Northern Corn Belt over the weekend. Drew Lerner with World Weather Incorporated says the Dakotas and Minnesota have already received up to 6 or 8 inches of snow this week and another... Read More.