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20:00PM Aug 21, 2019

Crop Tour Day 3: Illinois Corn and Soybeans Yields Take a Nosedive

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
As Pro Farmer Crop Scouts made their way through Illinois it was a sorry sight. The state that normally boasts bin-busting crops is falling short—and by a substantial margin.
18:55PM Aug 21, 2019

Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour: Illinois is the Tale of Two Crops

It's the tale of two crops in Illinois this year: what was planted early and what was planted late. Scouts so a variable crop, from maturity to yield, on the
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18:14PM Aug 21, 2019

Iowa Showcases “Better than Expected” Corn and Soybeans

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
As Sumner, Iowa, farmer Marty Tegtmeier made his way from Nebraska City east toward Des Moines, he was pleasantly surprised by what he saw.
17:13PM Aug 21, 2019

‘Variability’ is the Phrase of the Day in the I-States

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
As Pro Farmer Crop Tour scouts make their way through Iowa and Illinois they’re seeing maturity and yields all over the board.
16:45PM Aug 21, 2019

Crop Tour: Inconsistency Plagues Illinois Crops

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor
Scouts on the eastern leg of the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour made their way through Illinois today.
15:25PM Aug 21, 2019

Safety Emphasized as Crop Tour Continues After USDA Employee Threat

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor
A USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service employee, slated to speak at one of the tour’s events, received a threat by phone.
14:10PM Aug 21, 2019

Farmer Convicted of Fraud Dies by Suicide

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
Earlier this week a coroner confirmed Randy Constant died by suicide. This occurred two weeks before he was to report to begin serving 10 years in federal prison.