Brownfield Ag News

  • Going without breakfast like running on empty
    Kat Howard, nutrition graduate student at the University of Nebraska Lincoln says you get energy to your brain and your body by eating breakfast because breakfast improves brain performance. She says …

  • Iowa land values down nine percent
    Iowa farmland values fell about three-and-a-half percent over the past six months and are down nearly nine percent in the past year. That’s according to the latest survey of land values conducted by t …

  • Illinois corn, soybean crops good, but behind normal
    The Illinois corn harvest continues, but progress is behind normal. Precipitation statewide was behind normal at a little over a half inch for the week.  Fifty-six percent of Illinois corn is mature a …

  • Missouri corn 20 percent harvested, but behind normal
    The Missouri corn harvest is 21 percent done, ahead of last year, but 15 percentage points behind the five year average.  About three-quarters of the corn crop has reached maturity and is rated 85 per …

  • South Dakota’s corn, soybeans three-quarters good to excellent
    There was very little rain across South Dakota this past week, but still, topsoil moisture 87 percent adequate to surplus. Subsoil moisture supplies rated 1 percent very short, 13 short, 83 adequate, …

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