December 6, 2016

Temp High (F) Temp Low (F) Precipitation (in.) Snow (in.)
39 25
Soil Temp 2" Max Soil Temp 2" Min Soil Temp 4" Max Soil Temp 4" Min
36 34 37 35

Weekly Crop and Weather Updates

October 26 Weekly Crop & Weather Update

Updates are released every Wednesday during the growing season. To view previous updates, visit the Weekly Crop & Weather Updates archive.


The SROC will host its annual Winter Crops Days on January 11 in St. Charles, January 12 in Arlington and Lake Crystal, and January 13 in Waseca and Kasson. The programs will highlight research and topics related to weed management, forage management, cover crops, corn production, U of M Extension activities, water quality, soybean production, and soil fertility. For more information, download the event flyer here. 

The cumulative annual precipitation total reached 53.73 inches in Waseca on November 28, 2016. This total brooke the all-time statewide record of 53.51 inches set at St. Fancis, MN in 1991. 

record precip