Current Weather Favorable for Corn, Soybean Development

Posted on 03/09/2017 10:21 AM
USDA's Joint Ag Weather Facility says in the Corn Belt, warm weather continues to favor a rapid development pace for corn and soybeans. Corn reaching the dough stage was at least 20 percentage points ahead of the five-year average in Minnesota (54% vs. 28%) and Iowa (61% vs. 37%). In the South, USDA says a weak low-pressure system i...