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Mike Roegge
Former Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms



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Fruit and Vegetable Weekly Crop Update

West Central Illinois and Northeast Missouri
Timely vegetable crop info for local producers.

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Posted by Mike Roegge - Articles

4" bare soil temps Monmouth 82 Perry 80 Growing Degree Days (base 50 degrees) since April 1 Monmouth 2635 Average (11 year): 2494 Perry 2860 Average (11 year): 2666 Now is the time to begin seeding fall/winter crops for both high tunnels and outdoor...

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Growing degree days, base 50, from April 1 Monmouth 2224 Average (11 year): 2041 b. Perry 2415 Average (11 year): 2177 Rain fell in the Quincy and surrounding area the morning of Sunday, Aug. 9 th . The first rain in two weeks, and it was needed. Some folks got a l...

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Growing degree days since April 1 st (base 50 degrees) Monmouth 2068 Average (11 year): 1892 b. Perry 2241 Average (11 year): 2016 2. It's been a week since the last rain fell in the Quincy area, some have gone a bit longer. As much as I hate to say this, b...

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