Posts With Keyword ‘Soybeans’

Soybean Issue to Inconvenience Some

Posted: Saturday, October 12th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A problem with soybeans this year may not affect yields, but will make harvest more difficult.

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Field Moisture Levels Continue to Drop

Posted: Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Crop conditions declined slightly over the past week, while the below average rainfall impacted the area’s soil.

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Soybeans Progress on Pace with Years Past

Posted: Thursday, September 20th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Corn harvesting is under way in much of Iowa, while soybean harvesting is just getting started.

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Rainfall May Benefit Soybean Farmers

Posted: Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Crop conditions across southeast Iowa remain bad, but rainfall late last week may be giving soybean farmers some hope.

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Iowan Delegation Returns from China

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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As previously reported by KCII, a delegation of Iowans traveled to China to repay the visit by China Vice President Xi Jinping. Iowa Soybean Association President-elect Mark Jackson of Rose Hill was part of that delegation.

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Iowa’s Agricultural Relationship to China

Posted: Friday, February 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Iowa is building a cooperative relationship with China in terms of agriculture. On Wednesday a Chinese delegation signed 15 contracts to purchase soybeans from the United States, most of those soybeans coming from Iowa and Illinois, the two biggest producers of soybeans in the US.

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Fairfield to Host Discussions on Soybean Policy

Posted: Thursday, November 10th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Iowa Soybean growers of District nine will be meeting in Fairfield to discuss policies.

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Soybean Planting Progresses In Light of Cool Spring

Posted: Saturday, May 7th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Concerns about the planting of soybeans in Iowa fields after a cool and wet spring may be in many farmers’ minds, but state agriculture experts say a slightly delayed planting season could be quite productive.

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Forecasts Say Grain Yield for Corn Slightly Down, Soybean Production Slightly Up

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 6:22 am

As of November 1st, Iowa’s 2010 corn for grain yield was forecast at 167 bushels per acre, down 2 bushels per acre from October 1st.

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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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Roller Coaster Year for Soybeans

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2009 at 6:18 am

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Iowa soybean crops have had an up and down growing season

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Grain Storage Advice from ISU Agronomist

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:18 am

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The unusually cool, wet growing season this year has put soybean harvesting behind schedule, and increased the need for drying.

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Southeast Iowa Crop Update

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

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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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