There are occasions when individuals are busy, and so they simply do not wish to be bothered, and that will have occurred for respondents of the newest Farm Progress PANEL. Whereas the response was a bit of lighter than common, the data shared was nonetheless enlightening.
We requested our PANEL “Just how has spring weather been on your operation?”
Simply over one-third responded that they’ve been delayed by moist climate. The PANEL went to individuals simply forward of the recent spell that is gripping the Midwest. However given the soggy fields seen throughout areas starting from Kansas to Indiana present that whereas drought grips elements of the nation, there’s rain in some locations.
Half the respondents had the alternative drawback noting they had been dry however “we planted anyway.” This plant in hope of rain method typically pays off, but in addition reveals that the 2021 season is difficult farmers in new methods.
Maybe probably the most telling reply got here from 16% of the respondents who answered “I don’t want to talk about it.” Given among the photos we have seen on Twitter and Fb. There isn’t any doubt which may be true.
As spring turns to summer time – which apparently occurred on a Saturday – we hope the remainder of your season is a bit more “normal.”
Keep protected this season. And due to everybody who responded to those PANEL questions.
Be part of the PANEL
The Farm Progress PANEL is your probability to share your ideas on key points. To participate, begin by signing up for our every day cell textual content service Farm Progress NOW. Simply textual content FARM to 20505, then reply to the textual content you get again. Later in considered one of our every day texts we’ll present details about how to join the PANEL. That is your strategy to share insights about what’s taking place on your farm. In the event you concepts for PANEL questions, ship the to [email protected]. We’re at all times on the lookout for a superb query.