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Iowa Crop Report Shows a Wet Week

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. “Wet weather continues to present challenges for farmers try to wrap up planting and conduct other field work.  Fortunately, corn planting is nearly […]

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USDA Unveils New Improvement to Streamlines Crop Reporting

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that farmers and ranchers filing crop acreage reports with the Farm Service Agency (FSA) and participating insurance providers approved by the Risk Management Agency (RMA) now can provide the common information from their acreage reports at one office and the information will be electronically shared with the other location. […]