Brad Van De Berg combines corn along with grain cart driver Brent Schepel in a field north of Hills Monday night. Van De Berg said he’s pleased with the yields in that field, which managed to receive some timely rains while escaping some of the wind damage and hail that hit other nearby fields.

Rock County harvest 2021 continues with both surprising yields and results from drought, storms

Warm termperatures in September pushed the 2021 corn and soybean crop toward maturity, and area farmers have capitalized on good harvest conditions.

By the end of September, soybean harvest was over 50 percent completed, while some areas still need a bit more time for soybeans to fully mature.


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