Field Report: South Dakota
2 April 2018
Name: Jerry E.
Location (City, State): Waubay, South Dakota
How many acres are you farming?: 1001-2500
Crops/Animals raised: Corn, beans, oats, wheat and, alfalfa
What is the current weather and how has the weather been? Please share as many details as possible.: The weather today is 18 degrees with 40mph gusty NW winds. The ground is 75 percent snow cover and frost is approximately 36 inches deep.
What is the current status of crops/livestock? (i.e. plant/harvest/finishing): Calving has started and best guess on startup for planting in May.
What is your outlook for the upcoming weeks?: Cold and snowy
Any advice for anyone else in your area dealing with similar conditions?: Hang in there it will get better
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