ILLINOIS FARMERS 71% DONE WITH HARVEST 2015!

harvest 15

As of today, the USDA reports that the Illinois harvest is 71% completed, compared to Indiana which is 45% completed, Iowa which is 29% completed and Missouri which is 81% completed. Nationally, the harvest is 42% finished which is right on par with our 5 year average.

Nationally, 70% of the crop is rated excellent or good, with the remaining rated fair, poor, or very poor.

harvest is done

One of our farmer leaders titled this photo “Harvest is done!” He finished up harvesting his crops this past week and will now focus on prepping the soil for next year’s crop.

view from combine

We love this view from the combine!

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