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  • Snowy field in Michigan

    Snowy fields in Michigan cause harvest delays

    UPPER MIDWEST: Harvest in Michigan continues to be delayed due to poor weather. Weekly rains and, more recently, snow have taken growers out of the fields. Soybean harvest is finishing up, but many fields of corn still stand in areas across the central part of the state. As harvest is delayed, the crops become more susceptible to diseases and lodging. Harvesting should continue once the weather becomes more favorable. I suspect that, with the holiday…

Agronomic image of corn earworm damage
Alfalfa hay
Nitrogen deficiency in corn
Septoria brown spot on soybean plant