Update from the Field on #Plant22: Checking back in on Bedford, Iowa

Spring planting is moving at a slow pace for many growers across the country this season. As weather causes delays, farmers are working in the field when they can.

Aimee Bissell, a farmer out of Bedford, Iowa, spoke with RFD-TV’s own Janet Adkison about planting conditions, the impact of the recent derecho, and the state’s new access to E15 fuel.


Update from the Field on #Plant22: Bedford, Iowa

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Cattle producers recently promoted U.S. beef on a trip to Japan and Korea with the U.S. Meat Export Federation.
After years of drought, farmers across U.S. farm country are getting so much rainfall that it’s dampening their spring planting progress later into the season.
According to USDA experts, Brazil and Argentina’s large drop in corn production has more to do with the economics of corn markets than impacts from weather.
According to the latest U.S. Drought Monitor, no part of Iowa is experiencing extreme levels of drought for the first time in nearly two years.