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  1. Illinois: Crop Management Conferences, Jan. 20 – Feb. 10

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  2. Texas: Wild Pig Management Workshop, Luling, Feb. 9

    February 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. Ohio: Corn College Workshop, Greenville, Feb. 10

    February 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Arkansas State Agribusiness Conference, Jonesboro, Feb. 10

    February 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  5. Texas: Feed-Grain Marketing Workshop, Amarillo, Feb. 10-11

    February 10 @ 8:00 am - March 11 @ 5:00 pm
  6. West Florida Crops Meeting, Jay, February 11

    February 11 @ 7:45 am - 12:00 pm
  7. Georgia: Ag Business Planning Workshop, Glennville, Feb. 11, 18

    February 11 @ 8:00 am - February 18 @ 5:00 pm
  8. Alabama-Florida Peanut Trade Show, Dothan, February 11

    February 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  9. Four States Agricultural Exposition, Texarkana, Feb. 11

    February 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  10. Ohio: Agronomy Workshops, Wooster, Feb. 15, 16

    February 15 @ 8:00 am - February 16 @ 8:00 am
  11. Louisiana: Irrigation Management Workshop, Marksville, Feb. 16-17

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  12. Tennessee: Irrigation Meeting, Somerville, Feb. 16

    February 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  13. Tennessee: Cotton Focus Meeting, Jackson, Feb. 18

    February 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  14. Illinois: Ag Tech Innovation Summit, Champaign, Feb. 18

    February 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  15. Texas: Oil, Gas Leasing Workshop, College Station, Feb. 22

    February 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  16. Texas: Wild Pig Management Workshop, Burnet, Feb. 24

    February 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  17. Virginia: USDA Agricultural Outlook Forum, Arlington, Feb. 25-26

    February 25 @ 8:00 am - February 26 @ 5:00 pm
  18. Georgia: Pest Manager Training, Forsyth, Feb. 25

    February 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  19. Tennessee: Winter Row Crop Marketing Meeting, Mason, Feb. 25

    February 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  20. Texas: Rice Technical Working Group, Galveston, March 1-4

    March 1 @ 8:00 am - March 4 @ 8:00 am
  21. Texas: Rice Technical Working Group Conference, Galveston, March 1-4

    March 1 @ 8:00 am - March 4 @ 5:00 pm
  22. Indiana Small Farm Conference, Danville, March 4-5

    March 4 @ 8:00 am - March 5 @ 5:00 pm
  23. Kansas: 103rd Annual Cattlemen’s Day, Manhattan, March 4

    March 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  24. Kentucky: Integrated Pest Management Training, Princeton, March 2

    March 6 @ 8:00 am
  25. Oklahoma: Irrigation Conference, Woodward, March 8

    March 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  26. Oklahoma: Pecan Management Course, Stillwater, March 8

    March 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  27. Missouri: Free Pesticide Collection Event, Portageville, March 12

    March 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  28. Florida: Carinata Summit, Quincy, March 15-16

    March 15 @ 8:00 am - March 16 @ 5:00 pm

 

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Diesel Price Drops Over a Penny

Ernst Undesser
From U.S. Energy Information Administration May 9, 2012

Gasoline prices fall for fifth straight week
The national average diesel fuel price decreased by more than a penny to $4.06 per gallon, 5 cents per gallon lower than last year at this time. Prices dropped in all regions, with the Midwest and Gulf Coast prices the lowest in the Nation at $3.96 per gallon. The Rocky Mountain regional average price fell more than 2 cents to $4.05 per gallon, while the East Coast price decreased 2 cents to $4.11 per gallon. Rounding out the regions, the average diesel price on the West Coast fell nearly 2 cents, but remains the highest in the Nation at $4.31 per gallon.

The U.S. average retail price of regular gasoline decreased 4 cents this week to $3.79 per gallon, 18 cents per gallon lower than last year at this time. This marks the fifth straight week of decline, with the average price down 15 cents since April 2. The least expensive gasoline remains in the Gulf Coast for the third consecutive week, at $3.62 per gallon. The Midwest average price decreased about 3 cents to $3.72 per gallon, while the East Coast and Rocky Mountain prices both dropped to $3.76 per gallon. On the West Coast, the price increased by more than a cent to $4.14 per gallon, the most expensive in the Nation.

        
         

Propane stocks post a strong build
Last week, propane inventories grew across all regions of the United States, adding 2.5 million barrels to end at 51.0 million barrels, 77 percent higher than a year ago. The Gulf Coast region led the gain with 1.0 million barrels of new propane inventory, followed by the East Coast, which added 0.9 million barrels. The Midwest regional stocks grew by 0.5 million and the Rocky Mountain/West Coast region added 0.2 million barrels. Propylene non-fuel-use inventories represented 7.1 percent of total propane inventories.

Full report

Ernst Undesser
From U.S. Energy Information Administration May 9, 2012