Eighteen percent of the U.S. corn crop was harvested and 16% of soybeans
were harvested as of Sunday, Sept. 26. U.S. corn condition was rated 59% good
to excellent and soybeans were rated 58% good to excellent, USDA NASS reported
BUSDA Crop Progress Report
Both vehicle and farm equipment operators have a shared responsibility for
rural roadway safety. The National Center for Rural Road Safety wants those who
drive these roads to follow all safety rules.
4^Remember Rural Road Safety
Private entities in agriculture will have to take the lead in protecting
systems against cyberattack.
1^Cybersecurity and Ag - 3
Persistent drought in North Dakota, Montana and South Dakota created a
negative effect on the yields of the 2021 spring wheat harvest.
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Soybean fields filled with volunteer corn like this one near Elkhart,
Iowa, aren't uncommon in the Midwest where the 2020 derecho plowed through. The
derecho's hurricane-like winds caused excessive corn lodging and ear and kernel
loss, which led to more instances of volunteer corn this year. (DTN photo by
FVolunteer Corn Management Tips