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Alabama

Alabama

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Alabama: Grain Bin Prep Essential for Proper Storage

🕔May 25, 2016As harvest season draws near, producers are making preparations for picking and grain storage. The effort and expense in the field may be worth nothing if producers don’t spend time
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Arizona

Arkansas

Arkansas

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Arkansas Peanuts: Planted Acres Hit New Record

🕔May 26, 2016Planting of the 2016 peanut crop in Arkansas has progressed much earlier than previous seasons with over 90% of peanut acres having been planted to date.  By comparison, in mid-May last year
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California

California

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California Irrigation: Counting Every Drop of Water

🕔May 26, 2016Despite hopes for a drenching from El Niño, California farmers are facing another drought year in 2016.  Even after four years of the worst drought on record, California farm output
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Colorado

Delaware

Florida

Florida

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Florida: PeanutFARM Irrigation and Harvest Tool Has Gone Mobile

🕔May 20, 2016Even in the southeast, where annual rainfall totals would lead you to believe that water stress rarely occurs, depletion of soil water can develop quickly during the peanut growing season. 
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Georgia

Georgia

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Georgia Peanuts: Considerations for Replanting

🕔May 26, 2016Thomas County is getting very close to finishing planting peanuts, but some growers may be wondering if they need to replant.
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Illinois

Illinois

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Illinois: Soybean Yield Challenge – Dan Arkles Guns for 150 BPA

🕔May 25, 2016In 2014, Dan Arkels, soybean farmer from Peru, Illinois, became the first verified 100-plus bushel soybean grower in Illinois with 104 bushels beans. In 2015, Jason and Robert Lakey topped
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Indiana

Iowa

Iowa

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Iowa: Using Twitter to Track Crop Diseases

🕔May 23, 2016University Extension scientists are hoping to harness the power of farmers on Twitter to track the spread of corn and soybean diseases this summer. Led by Iowa State University plant
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Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Louisiana

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Louisiana Rice: Experts Discuss Possible New Varieties at Field Days

🕔May 26, 2016One or two breeding lines of rice will be chosen this year for seed increases that could result in the first  variety release for new rice technology called Provisia. At
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Michigan

Michigan

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Michigan Wheat: Fungicide Suppression of Fusarium Head Scab

🕔May 26, 2016Fusarium head blight (or head scab) continues to be Michigan’s most challenging wheat disease. Michigan State University Extension recommends growers consider using fungicides during wheat’s early flowering stage of development
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Minnesota

Mississippi

Mississippi

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Mississippi Irrigation: Surge Valves Increase Application Efficiency

🕔May 26, 2016By utilizing surge valves farmers can expect reduced surface runoff, reduced deep percolation loss, and application inefficiencies 25% greater than conventional irrigation techniques.
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Missouri

Nebraska

Nebraska

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Nebraska: Drift from Early Sprays Increase Tree Damage Reports

🕔May 23, 2016Take steps to avoid unintended targets. This year’s wet and windy spring has put field and yard work behind schedule throughout much of Nebraska — especially in areas where replanting will
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Nevada

New Mexico

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North Carolina

North Carolina

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North Carolina Field Reports: Wet Conditions a Boon to Some, Bane to Others

🕔May 23, 2016Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 22, 2016. Extension Comments Julia Houck – Ashe – Alleghany County Extension Rains received this week have been very beneficial as
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North Dakota

Ohio

Ohio

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Ohio Soybeans: Late-Planted Fields Require Slight Management Changes

🕔May 26, 2016Warmer temperatures and drying fields mean more farmers are taking advantage of the mild weather to catch up on planting after delays earlier in the season kept many out of their fields.
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Oklahoma

Pennsylvania

South Carolina

South Carolina

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South Carolina Field Reports: Crops Off to Good Start

🕔May 23, 2016Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 22, 2016. County Extension Comments William Hardee, Horry County So far, so good. Moderate temperatures and adequate moisture has been good
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South Dakota

South Dakota

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South Dakota Soybeans: Improve Profitability by Reducing Input Costs

🕔May 25, 2016In South Dakota, corn and soybeans are the top two crops with the largest acres planted and the highest sales values. Based on USDA/NASS data, the 2015 corn and soybean
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Tennessee

Tennessee

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Tennessee: How Extensive Is Herbicide Resistant Pigweed?

🕔May 26, 2016University of Tennessee is currently testing a random selection of pigweed samples from a variety of fields across Tennessee in an effort to discover how widespread resistant populations have become.
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Texas

Texas

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Texas: Stiles Farm Field Day, Thrall, June 21

🕔May 25, 2016The future of drone technology in Texas Blacklands agriculture will be one of the featured programs at the June 21 Stiles Farm Field Day. The 53rd annual field day will
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Virginia

Virginia

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Virginia Cotton: First Plant the Crop and Second – Pay Attention to Thrips

🕔May 25, 2016We are  still in the middle of planting hard as we have a chance at getting essentially all of our cotton in the ground for the year.  Some folks actually took got
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Wisconsin

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Tobacco: Weather Puts the Brakes on Planting

🕔May 23, 2016Much of the Southeast has been too wet and cool the past several weeks for tobacco planting to make much progress.
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