The status of corn is an interesting one even after most have caught some rain. The wind and/or hail issues that ran through several states left corn beat up and laid down. Across Missouri, Iowa, and Illinois, it is tasseling or will be within the next week or two. Corn is very short with shorter than normal internodes.
Have you seen soybean plants looking like this in your customers’ fields? AgVenture agronomy expert Louis Sutton says that he is seeing Japanese beetles feeding on corn silks and moving to soybeans in fields out west.
By Bethany Kroeze, AgVenture Marketing Manager
Did you have prevent plant acres in 2019?