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Marshall Newhouse, Capron, 09/18/2021

Last week I had the opportunity to experience that aroma of our crop hitting a point in the maturing process where the air just smells of 25% corn. The rest of the family didn’t seem to apprecia...

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Ryan Frieders, Waterman, 09/18/2021

Harvest has officially started on our farm. I have seen neighbors harvesting soybeans that are mature. We don’t have any beans ready yet so we started on our corn. Early maturing hybrids are in ...

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Larry Hummel, Dixon, 09/18/2021

Seed corn and soybean harvest have begun here in Lee County. We started soybeans on Thursday and it felt like we were one of the last to go. Yields are decent but also disappointing. We had a lot of p...

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U.S. Department of Agriculture Announces Key Staff

WASHINGTON, September 13, 2021 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced the names of individuals who will hold key staff positions in Washington, D.C. Cindy Long was appointed Admin...

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