CropWatch Oct. 9, 2015

grain combines
Warmer than normal temperatures in September helped grain mature and generally warm, dry conditions in October have benefited harvest.  Here, on Friday, the York County Corn Growers plots were being harvested. (Photo by Gary Zoubek)

October 9, 2015

Corn Production
Soybean Production
  • Nebraska Ag Climate Update. Temperatures were 2-8 F above normal in September; from April through August, they averaged 0.5 F below normal.

Organic Production
Market Journal
  • View segments on Avoiding and Repairing Harvest Compaction, Stalk and ear rots in corn, Trans-Pacific Partnership impact for agriculture, and a Keystone XL Pipeline update
IANR & Extension