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Could a dry planting season repeat 2023?

An agronomist says the fading El Niño weather pattern will likely coincide with an early planting season. Mitch Roth tells Brownfield the warm, dry conditions in the northern U.S. might be ideal for fieldwork, but, “It can also be problematic if it stays dry.”... Read More.

Iowa farmer looking for a spring repeat

A corn and soybean farmer in southwest Iowa is hoping the upcoming growing season starts out like the last one. Mark Peterson of Stanton says 2023 started out nice. “It was a beautiful spring, things went real well.” But he tells Brownfield conditions turned dry, to... Read More.