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Most of Soybean Crop Considered Good or Excellent

Posted: Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 6:21 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

The soybean crop in Iowa is ahead of last year’s crop with 65 percent setting pods. At this time last year 32 percent of soybeans were setting pods. Farmers report 91 percent of the soybean acreage is blooming or beyond. Also, 20 percent of soybeans are considered to be in excellent condition, with 54 percent considered good and 20 percent fair.