Overall, the forecast looks promising for corn and soybeans moving into the final stretch of the growing season.
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The forecast for July and August shows mainly favorable conditions, although dry pockets and localized flooding may persist.
June is shaping up to be a good month for farmers across the Midwest. Forecasts for the next two weeks show normal to above-normal rainfall for the majority of the Midwest, says Dale Mohler.
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As of this week’s USDA report (with data up to May 13), 65% of Iowa’s corn is planted, just slightly behind the 70% five-year average.
Forecasts for June and July indicate that the eastern half of the Midwest will have normal rainfall while Western states will turn dry.
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“My whole goal was to build a community and start a conversation," says Lesley Kelly. "If that’s the only interaction someone has with a farmer, I want it to be a positive one.”