Weather & Climate Information

Indiana State Climate Office

Indiana state archive of official daily and hourly weather observations.

Corn Growing Degree Day (GDD) Tool

Monitor and estimate GDD from crop planting to various growth stages.

U.S. Drought Monitor

An interactive map that is released weekly showing parts of the U.S. that are in drought.

Michigan State University Enviroweather

University of Kentucky Ag Weather Center

Midwest Regional Climate Center

National Weather Service

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Recent Posts

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The Process of Emergence in Corn

Once the corn seed is planted, the waiting game for the first corn plants to emerge begins,...

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The Corn Mesocotyl and Assessing Abnormal Growth

As a young agronomist, one of the first things I learned was that when assessing corn emergence...

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Randomization, Replication, and Statistics - Making Sense of Applied Field Research

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How Deep Should Corn Be Planted?

During the heat of planting, one thing that often can be forgotten is thoroughly checking and...

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Making Sense of Grain Test Weight in Corn

Although yield is always at the forefront of many corn farmers and agronomists’ minds...

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"Tip Back" in Corn - What Is It and What Does It Mean?

Each year as corn harvest approaches and the anticipation for finally being able to get behind...

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