Mike roegge http://tristatesradio.com en 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" USDA Issues Harvest Reports Again http://tristatesradio.com/post/usda-issues-harvest-reports-again <p>This is the first week since the partial government shutdown that the USDA has issued its regular update on the fall harvest. Wed, 23 Oct 2013 02:34:50 +0000 Scott Stuntz 42582 at http://tristatesradio.com USDA Issues Harvest Reports Again Rain Window Closing for Soybeans http://tristatesradio.com/post/rain-window-closing-soybeans <p>Drought conditions became worse in the Tri-States in recent weeks&nbsp; even as some areas got much needed rain, and an agronomist with University of Illinois Extension warns rain will only do crops some good for a few more days. Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:23:14 +0000 Scott Stuntz 40662 at http://tristatesradio.com Rain Window Closing for Soybeans Midweek Downpour not Enough for Farmers http://tristatesradio.com/post/midweek-downpour-not-enough-farmers <p>The rain that areas of Western Illinois saw on Wednesday was enough to keep crops "one step ahead” of drought stress, but not enough to keep crops satisfied in the long term. Fri, 09 Aug 2013 13:45:27 +0000 Scott Stuntz 38687 at http://tristatesradio.com Midweek Downpour not Enough for Farmers