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93% of Illinois corn emerged, 93% of soybeans planted

A technical agronomist says crop emergence has been variable across parts of Illinois. Channel’s Derek Whalen tells Brownfield, “We’ve got corn that’s just been in the ground a week or two, and first crop soybeans that have just been planted here in the last... Read More.

98% of Nebraska corn emerged, 98% of soybeans planted

An eastern Nebraska farmer says some weather challenges extended his planting season well into June. Quentin Connealy raises corn and soybeans along the Missouri River. “We’ve been busy replanting spots and corn endings,” he said. “We didn’t turn wheels for about 20 days in... Read More.

All Ohio’s corn crop is now planted

Dry weather last week helped finish corn crop planting in Ohio. According to the latest crop progress and conditions report from the USDA, ​94 percent of the corn crop has emerged. Soybeans are ​95 percent planted, up ​7 percent on the week and 11... Read More.