Severe, localized flooding has occurred recently in eastern Iowa specifically Delaware, Jones, and Jackson counties. For some producers, their corn fields had flood waters up to the tassel. The impact on the corn crop is in question and possible outcomes are discussed here.
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Elmore, Roger and Abendroth, Lori, "Mid-Season Flooding: Impact on Corn Ear Fill" (2010). Integrated Crop Management News. 386.
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