USDA Crop Progress Report
June 29, 2020 4:24pm
Precipitation limited farmers to 4.5 days suitable for fieldwork last week, according to the USDA Crop Progress Report. Northwest Iowa was barely above the state average, which 4.6 days suitable for fieldwork.
There were scattered reports of corn beginning to silk in the state. Corn condition rated 85-percent good to excellent.
30-percent of soybeans are blooming in northwest Iowa, which is well ahead of the state average of 16-percent. 98-percent of soybeans have emerged in the state, which is over two weeks ahead of last year, and five days ahead of the five-year average.
Soybean condition rated 83-percent good to excellent.
Northwest Iowa's topsoil moisture is one-percent very short, eight-percent short, 85-percent adequate, and six-percent surplus.
Hy-Vee Recalling Two Products Due to Possible Contamination
November 24, 2020 7:24pm
Hy-Vee is voluntarily recalling two of its Hy-Vee Short Cuts vegetable mix products across its
Holiday closing at the Storm Lake Library
November 24, 2020 10:26am
The Storm Lake Public Library will be closed during Thanksgiving weekend from November 26-29, 2020.
November 23, 2020 10:25am
The number of COVID-19 hospitalizations in Iowa is currently at 1,333 COVID-19 patients in ICU
Marcus Lumber Planning to Open New Store in Storm Lake
November 20, 2020 4:39pm
Marcus Lumber is planning to open a new store in Storm Lake. The store will be located in the
SLSM Delivers Over A Hundred Boxes for Operation Christmas Child
November 20, 2020 1:24pm
Storm Lake St. Mary’s School delivered 116 boxes this year for the Samaritan’s Purse