soybeans

Corn crop could be smallest in 17 years

Soybean production also expected to drop 12 percent

The federal government says U.S. corn growers could end up with their lowest average yield in 17 years as the drought continues to take its toll.

Corn crop could be smallest in 17 years

Soybean production also expected to drop 12 percent

The federal government says U.S. corn growers could end up with their lowest average yield in 17 years as the drought continues to take its toll.

Bugs thrive and threaten crops

Spider mites can wreak havoc on soybeans

If the lack of rain wasn't enough, farmers now face another issue threatening their crop yield.  The hot, dry weather has made for a perfect environment for a growing number of pests. 

Bugs thrive and threaten crops

Spider mites can wreak havoc on soybeans

If the lack of rain wasn't enough, farmers now face another issue threatening their crop yield.  The hot, dry weather has made for a perfect environment for a growing number of pests. 

Farmers desperate for relief

Corn crop a 'total loss' without rain, grower says

It has already been a tough year for farmers, but some corn farmers are saying the real disaster could come in just a couple of weeks as the pollination process beings.

Farmers desperate for relief

Corn crop a 'total loss' without rain, grower says

It has already been a tough year for farmers, but some corn farmers are saying the real disaster could come in just a couple of weeks as the pollination process beings.