Shelby County

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Doug Uphoff farms between Shelbyville and Findlay, raising corn and soybeans.

Bean harvest kicked in to full swing last week. Yields have been somewhat disappointing but not surprising with lack the of rainfall we had in August. Prices are alleviating some of those worries though. Corn harvest is on hold until the beans are out and hopefully no LP will be needed when …

Well into week two of harvest. And already have buzzed through about 40% of corn harvest and just getting started in slowly ripening soybeans. Corn moisture levels have moved into the teens, and yields are disappointing in average yield mainly because of water damage. Soybean yields around h…

Some April-planted soybeans are being harvested with both good and fair results from what I’m hearing. Bean size is small because of lack of rain in August which I’m sure didn’t help with yields. We started on corn last week. Yields were both good and disappointing. Moisture levels were in t…