Fayette County

David Schaal raises corn, soybeans and wheat near St. Peter in Fayette County.

Harvest came to a halt Monday (Nov. 11) when we received about 3 inches of snow. After that, it turned bitterly cold for the middle of November. Some returned to the fields Wednesday afternoon and Thursday. There is still corn along with some soybeans to be harvested here in the county. Hopi…

Harvest was limited here last week due to a couple rain events, which totaled 3 to 4 inches in the area. Some are finished with beans and a few are finished with corn, but still several acres to be harvested. Fields are now saturated and things could get interesting when trying to finish wha…

t was an unseasonably hot week here, which matured the crop a little quicker. So, several combines entered the fields. Several soybeans are being harvested along with a few picking some corn. Haven't heard any moisture or yields on those harvesting corn in the immediate area, but the soybean…