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Winter Wheat Tour, Day One: 34.3 Bushels Per Acre By: 05/05/2015 @ 8:05pm

Day 1 of the Wheat Quality Council's 2015 Winter Wheat Tour across Kansas showed field stops with 50-plus bushels per acre, some with 0 bushels per acre and…

Kansas Wheat Tour Takes Off, Expects Another Weak Crop By: 05/05/2015 @ 9:33am

A record turnout for the annual Wheat Quality Council Winter Wheat Tour of Kansas will see a wide variety of wheat…

Half of Iowa’s Corn Acres Planted Last Week By: 05/04/2015 @ 4:08pm

More than 50% of Iowa’s cornfields were planted last week, the largest percentage planted during this week in more…

Corn Planting Blows By Halfway Point -- USDA By: 05/04/2015 @ 3:29pm

Most trade analysts expected corn planting to have reached just shy of the halfway point by Sunday, but USDA's Crop Progress report released Monday shows that point came and went quickly in the last week…

#Plant15 Photos By: 05/04/2015 @ 1:36pm

See how the 2015 planting season is unfolding across the country.

Where Will it Rain Most This Week? By: 05/04/2015 @ 7:10am

A few weekend showers were the prelude for the coming week, one that will likely keep a lot of planters parked for most of the next five days.Rainfall was common -- with a few more severe thunderstorms in…

Travel through Brazil By: 05/01/2015 @ 2:31pm

Take a look at the state of agriculture in Brazil.

Soil Temps Below 50 Degrees? Don't Put Off Corn Planting Too Long By: 05/01/2015 @ 7:25am

While corn planting is rolling hard in much of the Corn Belt this week, a look at the soil temperature map shows there's still a lot of dirt out there not quite at that 50-degree mark of optimal growing…

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