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  1. California: Advanced Precision Farming Course Offered Online, Nov. 14 – Dec. 16

    November 14 @ 8:00 am - December 16 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Texas: Private Pesticide Applicator License Training, Dec. 6, 15

    December 6 @ 8:00 am - December 15 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Kansas: K-State Program to Help Farmers Deal with Historic Ag Downturn

    December 7, 2016 @ 8:00 am - February 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  4. Alabama: Corn and Wheat Short Course, Auburn, Dec. 12-13

    December 12 @ 8:00 am - December 13 @ 5:00 pm
  5. Texas: 55th Blackland Income Growth Conference, Waco, Dec. 13

    December 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  6. Indiana: Crop Adviser Conference, Indianapolis, Dec. 13-14

    December 13 @ 8:00 am - December 14 @ 5:00 pm
  7. Indiana: Beginning Farmer Workshop, Indianapolis, Dec. 14

    December 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  8. Indiana: 4 Farm Law, Taxes Workshops Available in Dec., Jan.

    December 14, 2016 @ 8:00 am - January 13, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  9. Missouri: Crop Management Conference, Columbia, Dec. 15-16

    December 15 @ 8:00 am - December 16 @ 5:00 pm
  10. Texas: Corn Growers Conference, Austin, Jan. 3-5

    January 3, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 5, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  11. South Carolina: Ag Marketing Seminar, Myrtle Beach, Jan. 4-6

    January 4, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 6, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  12. South Carolina: 4 Upcoming Forest Management Workshops for Woodland Owners

    January 12, 2017 @ 8:00 am - February 10, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  13. Delaware Ag Week to Feature Record-Setting Soy Farmer, Harrington, Jan. 12

    January 12, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  14. Louisiana: LSU Offers 3 Irrigation Workshops in Jan., Feb.

    January 17, 2017 @ 8:00 am - February 14, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  15. Illinois: 4 Regional Crop Management Conferences in Jan., Feb.

    January 18, 2017 @ 8:00 am - February 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  16. Texas: Red River Crops Conference, Childress Jan. 24-25

    January 24, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  17. Indiana: Ag Business Management Workshop, West Lafayette, Jan. 31 – Feb. 2

    January 31, 2017 @ 8:00 am - February 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  18. Arkansas: Agribusiness Conference, Jonesboro, Feb. 8

    February 8, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  19. Texas: National Cotton Council Meeting, Dallas, Feb. 10-12

    February 10, 2017 @ 8:00 am - February 12, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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North Carolina Wheat: 6 Considerations Before Spraying Hessian Fly

North Carolina Wheat: 6 Considerations Before Spraying Hessian Fly

👤By Dominic Reisig, North Carolina State University 🕔Dec 2, 2016

Similar to fall of 2015, Hessian flies adults are emerging and laying eggs in December.  Larvae will hatch from these eggs and will feed throughout the cold months, killing tillers.  Here are some bits of information to help you decide

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North Carolina Cotton: Lint Quality Trial Results For 2016

North Carolina Cotton: Lint Quality Trial Results For 2016

👤By Guy Collins, Extension Cotton Specialist, and Keith Edmisten, Professor of Crop Science and Extension Cotton Specialist, North Carolina State University 🕔Dec 1, 2016

Fiber Quality results for the 2016 North Carolina On-Farm Cotton Variety Evaluation Program are in!! In addition to yield, fiber quality is an important component to the value and marketability of cotton in our state, and should be considered when

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North Carolina Cotton: Results For On-Farm Variety Trials

North Carolina Cotton: Results For On-Farm Variety Trials

👤By Guy Collins, Extension Cotton Specialist, and Keith Edmisten, Professor of Crop Science and Extension Cotton Specialist, North Carolina State University 🕔Nov 23, 2016

After another prolonged harvest season, the results are finally in for the 2016 On-Farm Cotton Variety Evaluation Program. This program was a huge success in 2016, thanks to the substantial support from the North Carolina Cotton Producers Association, NCDA&CS, North

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North Carolina Cotton: Dicamba Registration – What You Should Know

North Carolina Cotton: Dicamba Registration – What You Should Know

👤By Alan York, North Carolina State University 🕔Nov 17, 2016

Monsanto received EPA registration for XtendiMax with Vapor Grip Technology to be used on XtendFlex cotton and Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans on November 9, 2016. Comments below pertain specifically to cotton. The XtendiMax label for cotton can be found

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North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Rockets Ahead, Burning Fields a Concern

North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Rockets Ahead, Burning Fields a Concern

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 14, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 13, 2016. Extension Comments Janice Nicholson – Rutherford County Rutherford County is extremely dry. Hay reserved for winter is being used for livestock and producers are waiting on rain to plant

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North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Speeds Along, Small Grain Planting Slows

North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Speeds Along, Small Grain Planting Slows

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 7, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 6, 2016. Extension Comments Janice Nicholson – Rutherford County We are extremely dry. Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension Dry conditions persist with near record high temperatures early in the week

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North Carolina: USDA Helps Eastern Growers Recover After Matthew

North Carolina: USDA Helps Eastern Growers Recover After Matthew

👤By Michael Scuse, USDA Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services 🕔Nov 4, 2016

When Hurricane Matthew hit last month, disaster struck as high flood waters devastated communities up and down the East Coast. Agricultural producers in Eastern North Carolina were hit especially hard and suffered devastating losses to crops, livestock, and property. Secretary

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North Carolina: USDA Approves Natural Disaster Designations for 39 Counties

North Carolina: USDA Approves Natural Disaster Designations for 39 Counties

👤By Justin Moore, North Carolina State University 🕔Oct 28, 2016

USDA has approved natural disaster designations for 39 N.C. counties. Farmers in eligible counties are encouraged to apply for FSA Disaster Programs. They have eight months from the date of the declaration to apply for loans to help cover part

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North Carolina: USDA Requests Disaster Designations for 40 Counties

North Carolina: USDA Requests Disaster Designations for 40 Counties

👤By Justin Moore, North Carolina State University 🕔Oct 28, 2016

The U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency today requested 40 Secretarial Disaster Designations for North Carolina’s most devastated counties post Hurricane Matthew. “Our hearts go out to those North Carolina farmers and ranchers affected by recent natural disasters,” said

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North Carolina Field Reports: Flooding Still a Hindrance to Harvest

North Carolina Field Reports: Flooding Still a Hindrance to Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 24, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 23, 2016. Extension Comments Janice Nicholson – Rutherford County FSA Rutherford County is experiencing extremely dry conditions. Producers are waiting to see if it rains before planting wheat. Livestock producers have

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Fertilizer is Tough Sell in Europe, 50% Less Used in France  – DTN

Fertilizer is Tough Sell in Europe, 50% Less Used in France – DTN

Fertilizer regulations continue to be a burden for Europe’s retailers and farmers as the general public there looks at fertilizer as a bad thing, according to one European fertilizer insider.