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Crop Observations from Southern Illinois

Further Signs that Spring is in the Air

Posted by Robert Bellm -

After a few days of sunshine, steady breezes, and almost pleasant temperatures, most of the ponded water in fields has either evaporated or finally soaked into the ground. The soil surface certainly can't be called dry, but it has become firm enough that we could get into the fields without cutting ruts and apply nitrogen to the various wheat trials here at the research center. Wheat development t...

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