Better Summer

The spring wheat crop in North Dakota is projected by the USDA to be 50% higher than last year.  Some of that is from extra planting acres in comparison to 2017 and some is because weather conditions have been much more favorable this year.  Average yield is forecasted to be up 7 bushels an acre… Read more Better Summer

Weekly Crop Weather Report

After a prolong period of excessive rain across most (certainly not all) of North Dakota, precipitation this past week was below average for much of the state.   Because summer rainfall usually comes with thunderstorms that tend to produce widely variable rain totals, the NDAWN sites do not always capture all of the precipitation events… Read more Weekly Crop Weather Report