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Alabama

Alabama

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Alabama: Farmers Thankful For Rain – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 5, 2015. General According to the National Agriculture Statistics Service’s Alabama Field Office, there were 4.6 days suitable for fieldwork for the week
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Arkansas

Arkansas

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Arkansas: Floods Wash Out Roads, Submerge Soybeans

🕔Jul 6, 2015Slow-moving rain clouds dumped double-digit amounts on southern Arkansas over the July Fourth weekend, eroding roads in southwest Arkansas and burying young soybeans in the southeastern corner. In northwest Arkansas,
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California

California

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California: Cotton Progressing Well, Herbicides Going on Rice – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 5, 2015. FIELD CROPS The corn silage crop was in various stages of growth, with some tasseling and forming ears. Alfalfa
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Florida

Florida

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Florida: Frequent but Scattered Rains – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 5, 2015. Weather Summary: According to Florida’s Automated Weather Network (FAWN), rainfall ranged from 0.2 of an inch to 4.05 inches
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Georgia

Georgia

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Georgia Sorghum: 4 Insecticide Options for Sugarcane Aphids

🕔Jul 7, 2015I have been getting calls and questions about sugar cane aphids in grain sorghum.  Below are some thoughts to consider when trying to manage this pest. Treat when aphids reach
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California Almonds: Early Shaking Maybe 2 Weeks Off

🕔Jul 4, 2015Hull split continues to progress in almonds. Scattered shaking could start in a couple of weeks.  
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Illinois

Illinois

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Illinois: Projected Crop Returns – Continuing Need to Adjust to Lower Cash Flow

🕔Jul 7, 2015Listen to MP3 podcast The first version of the 2016 Illinois Crop Budgets is available for download from the management section of farmdoc. As is detailed in the “Commentary” section
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Indiana

Indiana

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Indiana Corn: Salvageability of Waterlogged Fields? That’s the $64 Question.

🕔Jul 7, 2015The repeated occurrences of excessive rainfall throughout areas of Indiana early this growing season have certainly taken a toll on the health and outright survival of Indiana’s major crops of
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Iowa

Iowa

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Iowa: Warm Sunny Weather Aids Development – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 5, 2015. Warm and sunny weather helped dry out soil conditions and aided crop development during the week ending July 5,
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Kansas

Kansas

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Kansas: Limited Rainfall Allows for Field Work- USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 5, 2015. For the week ending July 5, 2015, limited rainfall, with totals of one inch or less were received across
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Kentucky

Kentucky

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Kentucky: Rain Hampers Field Activities – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 5, 2015. Kentucky experienced below normal temperatures and much above normal rainfall over the past week. Precipitation for the week totaled
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Louisiana

Louisiana

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Louisiana: Dealing with Major Weed Problems After Unrelenting Rains

🕔Jul 7, 2015Unrelenting rains that delayed planting of many Louisiana crops may have set the stage for a tougher-than-usual battle with weeds this year. Occasional dry spells in the spring saw farmers
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Mississippi

Mississippi

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Mississippi: Rains Hinder Field Work in Some Areas – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 5, 2015. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Jimbo Burkhalter, Tallahatchie County “Plenty of rain this week kept us out
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Missouri

Missouri

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Missouri Wheat: Wet Conditions Lead to Widespread Scab

🕔Jul 7, 2015According to the July 6, 2015, Missouri Crop Progress and Condition report put out by the USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Heartland Regional Field Office, winter wheat harvest was 68
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Nebraska

Nebraska

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Nebraska: Rain Delays Harvest in Southeast – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015For the week ending July 5, 2015, rainfall of one inch or more was common across much of the northern half of Nebraska, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics
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North Carolina

North Carolina

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North Carolina: Most Areas Starting to Lack Moisture – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 5, 2015. Mark Seitz – Pender County Extension: NW Pender County received heavy rainfall and thunderstorms last week. Soil moisture in that
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North Dakota

North Dakota

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North Dakota: Rain, High Humidity Delays Harvest, Spraying.- USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 5, 2015. NORTH DAKOTA CROP PROGRESS AND CONDITION For the week ending July 5, 2015, significant rainfall was received over the
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Ohio

Ohio

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Ohio: Grain Yields Trials – Phosphorus and Potassium Fertilizer

🕔Jul 7, 2015Ohio corn, soybean and wheat check-off dollars are currently funding Ohio State Extension research to update the Tri-State Fertilizer Recommendations for Corn, Soybeans, Wheat and Alfalfa. As part of this
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Oklahoma

Oklahoma

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Oklahoma Cotton: Scout Fields Now for Fleahoppers

🕔Jul 7, 2015After surveying southwest Oklahoma cotton trials and talking to consultants and scouts, fleahopper populations are on the increase which can threaten the early season square set. Due to late planting
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South Carolina

South Carolina

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South Carolina: Crop Looking Better After Cooler Temps – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 5, 2015. General According to the National Agriculture Statistics Service’s South Carolina Field Office, there were 5.7 days suitable for fieldwork
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South Dakota

South Dakota

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South Dakota: Showers and Thunderstorms Bring Moisture to Many Areas – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015For the week ending July 5, 2015, showers and thunderstorms throughout the week brought moisture to many locations, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Temperatures were near average
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Tennessee

Tennessee

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Tennessee Sorghum: 5 Tips for Managing Sugarcane Aphids

🕔Jul 7, 2015Sugarcane aphids have now been confirmed in Shelby County.  The good news is that populations are very low at this time, and it seems to me that we are on
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Texas

Texas

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Texas: Cotton Starts Setting Bolls, Wheat Harvest Crawls Forward – USDA

🕔Jul 6, 2015Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 5, 2015. Scattered showers prevailed across much of the state. Areas of the Upper Coast received upwards of 6 inches, while
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Virginia

Virginia

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Virginia Soybeans: Kudzu Bug Emergence, Predictions for Coming Season

🕔Jul 7, 2015From mid-March through mid-May 2015, Virginia Cooperative Extension Agents, Virginia Tech Faculty and Staff, and others began monitoring a 43-county network of sticky traps to determine overwintering emergence of kudzu
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