While the weather is weighing down on soybean planting progress, most farmers still have time to get seeds in the ground.
USDA on Monday indicated just 19% of the nation’s soybean crop is planted. That’s a staggering 28% behind the five-year average. And while that’s roughly the same size delay as corn farmers are facing, those who planned to plant soybeans have a little more time.
Angie Setzer of Citizens Grain LLC recently asked farmers who use Twitter the latest they are willing to plant soybeans. Here’s what they said:
And of course, there were some producers who took the opportunity to crack a few jokes. Or are they jokes?