Posts With Keyword ‘Corn’

European Union Now Accepting More U.S. Corn, Iowa Farmers To Benefit

Posted: Monday, August 23rd, 2010 at 6:22 am

The European Union is now accepting six varieties of genetically modified corn grown in the U.S.

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Washington Farmers Better Off Than Areas South, East of County

Posted: Friday, July 16th, 2010 at 6:28 am

There are few jobs where you can do everything right and still be slowed by factors outside of your control, a condition Washington County Regional Farm Bureau Manager Jerry Anderson says Iowa farmers now face.

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Dept. of Transportation Issues Tall Corn Driving Warning

Posted: Friday, July 16th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Four people were killed and 49 injured in Iowa in 2009 from crashes at rural intersections caused by obstructed view from trees and crops, accidents that cost the state nearly half a million dollars.

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Rain Lowers Good To Excellent Corn Crop

Posted: Friday, July 9th, 2010 at 6:39 am

Good to excellent rated corn in Iowa fell this week to 65%, a 7% loss from last week’s 72% rating.

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Rain Affects Local Farmers

Posted: Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010 at 6:28 am

Washington has received about 11 inches of rain this month, and needs less than 2 ½ inches to break the June precipitation record set in 1930.

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Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 3:23 pm

Bushels of eared corn for squirrels

Potential for Frost this Week

Posted: Tuesday, September 29th, 2009 at 8:16 am

The National Weather Service says there is the potential for frost this week,

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Southeast Iowa Crop Update

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 8:20 am

Corn and soybean progress continues to lag behind despite a few weeks of what for the most part was ideal weather.

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