Wet conditions are keeping South Dakota farmers from making much planting progress. Astoria, South Dakota farmer David Iverson says there are some challenges. “We had a lot of rain and snow earlier, into May,” explains Iverson. “One afternoon I went to the field for a few hours to make sure everything is working. We’re waiting for drier weather.” Iverson is planting corn and soybeans, a similar rotation to previous years.
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