When soybean fields are flooded, oxygen available for respiration is limited.
While the growing point is just at or below the soil surface (prior to V5-V6 stage), corn can only survive two to four days in totally saturated soil conditions.
By Bethany Kroeze | Marketing & Communications Specialist
This spring was unusually wet and cold, and there was a lot of flooding.
This year, we did a really good job spacing out our acres so harvest would be easier to manage.