North Dakota farmers are still trying to harvest last year’s crop while running out of time to plant this year. RRFN and Advance Trading did a boots on the ground tour, reporting on the challenges they saw.
Depending on where you live, the 2020 planting season has either been a walk in the park, or fraught with challenge. Freezes, heavy rains and cold temperatures threaten young corn and soybean stands in the eastern U.S.
Despite heavy rainfall in recent weeks, farmers are still getting corn and soybean seed into the ground.Soybean planting jumped 10 percentage points this week and corn planting progress jumped five percentage points.