Another week of dry weather helps farmers nearly finish harvest
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KTIV) -
Another week of mostly dry weather has helped farmers nearly finish the harvest. The weekly crop report says 87 percent of Iowa's corn crop has been harvested and 98 percent of the soybeans are in the bin. Both are behind last year but ahead of the five-year average.
In Nebraska, the corn harvest is 73 percent complete.. and 98 percent of the soybeans are in. Both are ahead of the average pace.
And in South Dakota, the corn harvest is 85 percent complete, while the soybean harvest is essentially complete in most areas.