Southwest ND (07/15/21)
According to NDAWN from July 1st to July 12th Dickinson received 0.94 inch of rain, Beach 0.53, Amidon 0.39, Bowman 0.46, Hettinger 0.56, Mott 1.36, Carson 0.55, Mandan 2.19, Hazen 1.13, and Dunn 0.65. Drought stress and weed pressure are some of the major impacts across the region. Pockets within the region are seeing high grasshopper pressure. As sunflowers continue to mature, be sure to keep red sunflower seed weevil scouting as a priority on sunflower acres.
Extension Cropping Systems Specialist
NDSU Dickinson Research Extension Center