April 22, 2019
This week was definitely one to keep a chain or pull strap handy. Even though this previous rain slowed down quite a few farmers. There has been a pretty substantial jump on corn acres planted.
April 15, 2019
Anhydrous ammonia is definitely the biggest bottle neck right now. The lines at the local elevators are at least two-hour waits to get a tank filled. Planters are starting to get rolling hard and heavy.
April 8, 2019
Between high flood waters and decent rains, it’s been a real fight to find dry ground. There has been some fertilizer and ground worked, but not nearly enough.
April 3, 2019
Introducing... Dean Thompson farms in Ray County. He grows corn and soybeans and has a cow-calf cattle operation. Thompson is a member of the Missouri Corn Growers Association.
Dean Thompson farms in Ray County. He grows corn and soybeans and has a cow-calf cattle operation.