Wednesday, July 26, 2017 9:01PM CDT
Drought continued to drag down yields on the tour's second day, which ended with an overall estimate of 35.7 bpa, down from 46.5 bpa last year.
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 6:57PM CDT
Yields from the first day of the tour averaged 38.8 bushels per acre, down from 42.9 bpa last year, as scouts saw an average crop in the eastern half of the state and a droughty one on western routes.
Friday, July 21, 2017 3:25PM CDT
The disease is in the Midwest in plenty of time to do economic damage to cornfields, particularly late-planted ones.