IEM Daily Feature
Friday, 26 September 2008

Running short

Posted: 26 Sep 2008 06:47 AM

Growing degree days this growing season have been running a bit short. The featured chart shows how May, August, and September are contributing to the approximate 200 unit deficit. Our recent warm stretch has helped to make up some of this deficit, but the question remains how useful this heat is to crops that are nearly mature.

Good = 29
Bad = 12

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