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  • Illinois: Five Reasons for Outstanding Soybean Yields in 2016

    According to the IL Soy Advisor, full-season soybean, and double-crop soybean and corn yields performed outstandingly across Illinois in 2016. Several factors contributed to this, including: Ideal soil conditions last spring, and soybean planting/emergence during this time Temperatures and soil moisture conditions were nearly ideal all season long Potassium was available all season long Despite an overly cloudy period, soybeans continued to produce energy and transferred it into the seed Harvest was timely Maintaining the 4…

Agronomic image of citrus groves at harvest
Agronomic image of a wheat field