Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today commented on the Iowa Crops and Weather report released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service. The report is released weekly from April through October.
“The recent wave of severe storms has added new challenges for farmers that were in a storms’ path, many who have already had a difficult growing season,” Northey said. “Fortunately some areas have been able to dry out between the rains and remain in good condition.” To continue reading, click here. (Contact: Dustin Vande Hoef, 515.281.3375)