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Iowa's Corn/Soy Bean Crop Looking Good

DES MOINES, IA (AP) - A U.S. Department of Agriculture report indicates Iowa's corn and soybean crops are looking good.
   The USDA says Monday that 76 percent of the corn crop was in good to excellent condition, and 75 percent of the soybean crop was in good to excellent condition.
   Topsoil moisture also was in good shape in most areas, with 71 percent of Iowa farmland rated as adequate, 23 percent short and 3 percent very short. The remaining 3 percent had surplus moisture.
   Recent rains soaked some areas of Iowa while leaving others relatively dry. That's reflected in the survey showing some areas had only three days suitable for field work while other had more than six days during the week ending Aug. 10.

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