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Get ready to roll this fall
If you're not already rolling, fall harvest is right around the corner. And, there are a lot of unique challenges facing farmers this year. Get some of the latest information on ways to best arm yourself against those troubles this year and make the best of a tough hand dealt by Mother Nature.
The drought's challenges won't end when the growing season's done. See a few ways you can avoid some common problems in harvesting corn & soybeans in a drought year.
It's been a "long, stinking hot, droughty summer," and projected yields reflect those conditions. That makes it more important than ever to get your crop stored in good shape.
- Your 2012 'Yield Monitor
- This year's harvest will be ______.
- 'Stretching out a short harvest'
- Poll: Over/under on this year's corn crop
- Fill bins or sell & be happy?
- $10 corn chart
Dereck Klaassen, field supervisor for Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa, talks about some of the challenges farmers could face this fall in harvesting their drought-stricken corn and soybean crops.