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  • Blegh. Soggy fields.

    WYOMING, Ill. – Much of the area has been receiving a lot of rain over the past several days–5 inches or more! This has caused many fields to be flooded or at least be saturated with water for an extended period of time. This begs the question of how long corn and soybean plants will survive in flooded or saturated soil situations. There are two factors to consider: the crop’s growth stage and the temperature….