Q&A about 2015's weather challenges to Missouri agriculture

Updated July 16, 2015

Heavy rains throughout the spring and summer have created some struggles for Missouri's plants, crops and animals. We've compiled questions regarding the various issues that have arisen with the oversaturation of fields and an overabundance of precipitation. This content will continue to evolve as additional questions and answers are added. Be sure to check back frequently for updates and reference the updated date at the top of the page for any changes.

These answers have been sorted into the main categories of animals, field crops, horticulture, soil, trees, turf and other with sub-categories within each.

For a printable version of the complete set of questions, download the 2015 Weather Challenges to Missouri Agriculture Q&A (PDF). (Right-click and save link as to download the document to your computer.)