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There's still time to pack some weight into kernels of the 2016 corn crop. However, samples such as this one found today in Minnesota's Cottonwood County were exhibiting shallower kernel depth than might be desirable. (DTN photo by Pamela Smith)
Midwest Crop Tour Day 4 Wrap
8/25/2016 | 9:25 PM CDT
A new Federal Aviation Administration rule allows farmers to earn certificates to fly unmanned aerial systems. (DTN file photo by Jim Patrico)
New Drone Rule Opens Farm Potential
8/26/2016 | 11:09 AM CDT
This satellite/radar composite shows the tracks of storms that moved across Indiana Wednesday afternoon and evening. (Graphic courtesy of the Ft. Wayne, Indiana, National Weather Service office)
Twisters Flatten Some Indiana Fields
8/25/2016 | 4:00 PM CDT
A handful of researchers are looking to soil-dwelling organisms to control the "billion-dollar bug," western corn rootworm. (Photo courtesy of Joe Spencer, Illinois Natural History Survey)
Looking Beyond Bt
8/25/2016 | 7:26 AM CDT
  1. Will 2017 Bring Seed Pricing Relief? One Company Hopes So

  2. Samples Show Less-Than-Record Crops

  3. FAA to Offer Remote Pilot Certificates for UAS Operators

  4. Tornadoes Cause Some Crop Damage in Eastern Corn Belt

  5. The Hunt for Biological Rootworm Control

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Very scattered sections of northern Alberta, southern Saskatchewan and south-central Manitoba are the only locales across the Canadian Prairies with below-average precipitation in the 2016 crop year. (AAFC graphic by Nick Scalise)

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