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Crop Observations from Southern Illinois
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Wheat Observations

Posted by Robert Bellm -

Last year at this time soils were dry, temperatures were in the 80's, and growers in southern and central Illinois were pulling into the fields with corn planters. Flash forward 12 months and we have standing water in many fields, and potential snow flurries predicted for early next week. As a result, there is zero field work occurring other than some wheat nitrogen applications in fields that...

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