Earliest Planting Dates:

NORTH DAKOTA:

  • 3/27: Barley, Oats, Wheat/Durum
  • 4/01: Safflower
  • 4/11: Flax
  • 4/15: Canola, Corn (grain & silage), Mustard
  • 5/11: Sunflowers

SOUTH DAKOTA:

  • 3/25: Safflower
  • 3/26: Barley, Oats, Wheat/Durum
  • 4/01: Dry Beans
  • 4/10: Corn (grain & silage)
  • 4/11: Flax
  • 4/25: Grain Sorghum (Perkins Co.)
  • 4/26: Sunflower (Perkins Co.)

Final Planting Dages

  • 5/10: Dry Peas (smooth green & yellow & forage seed peas), Canola (North Dakota)
  • 5/15: South Dakota: Spring Wheat/Durum, Barley, Oats, Dry Beans
  • 5/20: Mustard (North Dakota), Safflower, Dry Peas (lentils)
  • 5/25: Irrigated Grain Corn
  • 5/31: North Dakota: Barley, Oats, Spring Wheat/Durum, Forage Seeding.
  • 5/31: South Dakota: Corn Silage, Forage Seeding, Grain Sorghum (Perkins Co.)
  • 6/05: North Dakota: Corn Silage
  • 6/10: Flax, Sunflowers
  • 6/25: Millet (Perkins Co.)