CropWatch May 8, 2015

Flooded field near Cretge
Areas of southeast Nebraska were left with saturated or flooded fields after a swath of storms moved through May 6.  This field about 4 miles south of Crete received 7.8 inches of rain on Tuesday. See related stories below in this weeek's newsletter. (Photo by Brandy VanDeWalle)

UNL CropWatch

May 4-8, 2015

Flood Damage

Corn Production

Soybean Production

Wheat Production

  • Septoria tritici blotch in wheatWheat Disease Update. A field survey in two south central counties this week found severity of stripe rust is still low but increasing; other diseases also low.

Climate & Weather

Crop Reports

Market Journal

  • View segments on impact of flooded fields, grain and soybean market analysis, and role of Japan as our largest importer of beef and pork.

IANR & Extension Programs