crops http://tristatesradio.com en Cold Should Not Affect Corn Planting http://tristatesradio.com/post/cold-should-not-affect-corn-planting <p>The snow and freezing temperatures this week in the tri-state region should not have much of an impact on local corn planting. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:01:30 +0000 Jason Parrott 51565 at http://tristatesradio.com Cold Should Not Affect Corn Planting Harvest Almost Done, Yields "All Over the Place" http://tristatesradio.com/post/harvest-almost-done-yields-all-over-place <p>With most of the harvest in, farmers are getting a good sense of how crops were affected by this year’s extremely wet spring and abnormally dry summer. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 14:58:49 +0000 Scott Stuntz 43341 at http://tristatesradio.com Harvest Almost Done, Yields "All Over the Place" Tougher Decisions for Farmers This Harvest http://tristatesradio.com/post/tougher-decisions-farmers-harvest <p>This harvest season&nbsp; farmers are having a tougher time deciding what to do with their crops once they’re out of the field. Wed, 16 Oct 2013 13:57:51 +0000 Scott Stuntz 42233 at http://tristatesradio.com Tougher Decisions for Farmers This Harvest Late Planting Means Late Harvest http://tristatesradio.com/post/late-planting-means-late-harvest <p>A wet spring put some farmers in the behind schedule and even forced some to replant their crops. Data on how the harvest is progressing in each of the Tri-States is harder to come by than usual. Thu, 10 Oct 2013 12:14:43 +0000 Scott Stuntz 41935 at http://tristatesradio.com Late Planting Means Late Harvest Dry Weather Could Hurt Cover Crops http://tristatesradio.com/post/dry-weather-could-hurt-cover-crops <p>The USDA has issued a report saying over half of Illinois, and over 80 percent of Iowa is abnormally dry but corn and soybeans are not the only crops at risk if the dry weather continues. Thu, 22 Aug 2013 19:58:12 +0000 Scott Stuntz 39380 at http://tristatesradio.com Dry Weather Could Hurt Cover Crops