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Grain TV: Big Rains In Next Two Weeks Topple Wheat

Grain TV: Big Rains In Next Two Weeks Topple Wheat

πŸ‘€By Grain TV 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Grain markets start off the week in negative territory, with wheat leading the losses. Soybeans were also under heavy pressure due to drops in palm oil prices and Chinese soybean futures.

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DTN Livestock Close: Futures Collapse Into New Week

DTN Livestock Close: Futures Collapse Into New Week

πŸ‘€From DTN/Telvent 🕔Mar 27, 2017

The cattle complex closed sharply lower with triple-digit losses more pervasive in the feeder trade than the live market. Lean hog issues also plummeted lower, pressured by long liquidation and technical-selling.   Midday: Triple-digit losses develop in hog and feeder

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Oklahoma: Winter Canola Spring Field Tours Set for April

Oklahoma: Winter Canola Spring Field Tours Set for April

πŸ‘€By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Producers interested in maximizing canola crop productivity should plan now to attend one of 13 free and open-to-the-public Oklahoma Winter Canola Spring Field Tours taking place in April. “Many wheat producers have experienced significant value and benefits by growing winter

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Wheat: Unique Variety Could Revolutionize Production

Wheat: Unique Variety Could Revolutionize Production

πŸ‘€From a Press Release 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Stronger legs in fast-growing broilers, reduced phosphorus emissions to the environment, improved health for undernourished populations in developing countries and better use of scarce resources – these are some of the perspectives of a unique type of wheat; a wheat

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Rice: New Strain Could Help Farmers Predetermine Harvest Time

Rice: New Strain Could Help Farmers Predetermine Harvest Time

πŸ‘€From a Press Release 🕔Mar 27, 2017

A new strain of rice that flowers within a certain period of time after being sprayed with commercial chemicals commonly used to protect rice from fungal diseases is now available, say Japanese scientists. This new strain could one day allow

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Arkansas Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work, Recharge Soils

Arkansas Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work, Recharge Soils

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents “We are catching up on ground moisture with recent rains. Calving in full swing with warmer temperatures. Fruit loss was severe due

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Mississippi Field Reports: Rains Put Hamper on Corn Planting

Mississippi Field Reports: Rains Put Hamper on Corn Planting

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents “Field conditions have allowed for some corn to be planted this week. Many areas are still wet. A great deal of sweet

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Louisiana Field Reports: Corn Planting Winding Down, Rice Chugging Along

Louisiana Field Reports: Corn Planting Winding Down, Rice Chugging Along

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents “Corn planting is complete. Earlier planted corn is up and looking good. Rain the end on last week will be helpful.” Carol

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Virginia Field Reports: Mostly Warm, Dry; Some Freeze Damage in Wheat

Virginia Field Reports: Mostly Warm, Dry; Some Freeze Damage in Wheat

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other knowledgeable individuals. NORTHERN ROCKINGHAM (Doug Horn) Continued dry conditions. Only

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North Carolina Field Reports: Widespread Freeze Damage in Wheat; Growers Gearing Up for Planting

North Carolina Field Reports: Widespread Freeze Damage in Wheat; Growers Gearing Up for Planting

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. Extension Comments Warmer than normal conditions followed by snow and cold temperatures have damaged some of the small grain crops. The county is still suffering from lack of rainfall

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