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Ron Moore raises corn and soybeans on his farm near Roseville.

We only received .1 of an inch last week. The heat has subsided, but dry weather has returned. Corn has finished pollinating and beans are setting pods. Fungicide is being applied to the beans. We are starting to get ready for harvest. It will be here before long. The cattle are still conten…

We received .4 of an inch of rain last week. Just enough to keep the crops looking good and my yard needing to be mowed every few days. Airplanes are flying every day on corn, and the volunteer corn in the bean fields has now grown taller than the beans. I don’t think yields will suffer, but…

We received .7 of an inch of rain last Thursday evening. It was the first rain in more than a week. It was really needed with the 90-plus temperatures and hot winds. Corn is now tasseling and will be pollinating this week. Temperatures of upper 90s are forecast and that is not good for yield…