Monthly Archives: August 2015

Boots In The Field Report

By |August 28th, 2015|

The nice weather predicted for central Illinois next week means big changes ahead for crop conditions. Listen to this week’s Boots in the Field Report as Ken describes what to expect in the coming weeks and does a crop report of Ohio and Indiana.

Boots In The Field Report for August 21st

By |August 21st, 2015|

In this week’s episode of Boots In The Field Report, Ken gives a crop report on his travels from New York to Alabama. Ken also discusses what he thinks that farmers need to be on the lookout for, which includes the real threat of aphids, warning everyone to be vigilant when scouting soybean fields.

Boots In The Field Report August 7th

By |August 7th, 2015|

In Central Illinois we have managed to get back to back weeks of good growing weather. In this week’s Boots in the Field Report Ken discusses what factors are holding this crop back. Some of the factors playing a big role in keeping us from reaching last year’s record breaking yields include ear length […]