Ad Astra Radio Family Brands

Illinois corn crop looking good as pollination begins

Pollination is underway for 39% of the Illinois corn crop. Piatt County farmer Jim Reed tells Brownfield… “There are some tassels in our area. It kind of depends.”  He says, “Some folks that planted beans first and then corn. They’re not quite too tassel... Read More.

Hot weather isn’t great for corn pollination

An agronomist in northern Missouri says the hot weather isn’t great for some of the maturing corn. Alex Long with Beck’s Hybrids says there’s some corn already tasseling in Missouri. “If I could get 60 degree nights and 85 degree days, that would be... Read More.