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Georgia Corn: Take Soil Temps Into Account But Also Monitor GDDs

Soil temperature in the seed zone should be 55°F or greater before planting. Corn seed will sprout slowly at 55°F […]

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Georgia Corn: 3 Critical Points To Remember About Counter In-Furrow

In this post, Dr. Eric Prostko, Extension Weed Specialist, discusses potential problems associated with the the use of Counter and certain […]

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Georgia Peanuts: New Supplemental Label for Warrant

Warrant Label Change!! Eric Prostko, UGA Weed Scientist, has an update on a new supplemental label for Warrant for peanuts. […]

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Georgia: 4-Hers Attend Valentine’s Day Hog Show

Kindergarten through 12th grade 4-Hers had another great Valentine’s Day Hog show this year in Donalsonville.

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Georgia: Question of the Week – Plymouth Barred Rock

Last week I had a photo of some multi purpose chickens called Plymouth Barred Rock. They are beautiful and lay […]

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Georgia Corn: Weed Management – Be Sure to Start Clean

Dr. Eric Prostko, UGA Weed Scientist, gave a presentation on early season corn weed management.

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Georgia: Crabgrass Control Depends on Soil Temperatures

I subscribe to Walter Reed’s newsletter, The Georgia Gardener, and was interested to read his recent article on crabgrass prevention […]

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Georgia Corn: Maize Weevils Destroy Stored Crops from the Inside Out

For Georgia corn producers, chances of an insect infestation in grain storage are much higher in late summer or early […]

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Georgia Pecans: Chill Hour Requirements, Effects on Bloom

Many fruit trees require a certain number of hours below 45 degrees in order to break down growth inhibitors in […]

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Georgia Peanuts: 3 New Varieties Available

University of Georgia has released 3 new peanut varieties available for the 2015 growing season.

Sunbelt Ag News

    Grain TV: Wheat Basis Climbs but Fundamental Still Bearish3-3

    DTN Livestock Close: Profit Taking Pressure3-3

    Soybeans: How Low Can Planting Rates Safely Go? – DTN3-3

    Doane Cotton Close: Lower Global Demand Expectations3-3

    Japan Reduces Hurdles to Pacific Trade Deal Progress – DTN3-3

    New Videos Shows Weeds Time-Lapsed Reaction to Herbicides3-3

    DTN Fertilizer Trends: Northern Farmers Glad for Lack of Delays3-3

    DTN Cotton Close: India Sales Insignificant3-3

    Pennsylvania: 4 Weed Resistance Workshops, March 17-203-3

    North Carolina: Farming on Leased Land Workshop, Mills River, April 93-3

    DTN Grain Closing: More Roads Open in Brazil3-3

    USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices3-3

    DTN Livestock Midday: Cattle Complex Pressured by Liquidation3-3

    DTN Grain Midday: Brazil Trucker Strike Losing Momentum3-3

    Cotton: Topguard Gets Full Registration, Pay Attention to Use Rates3-3

    Crop Insurance: Soybean Projected Prices Down 10¢ from 20143-3

    Immigration Reform: House E-verify Not Enough, Says Ag Coalition3-3

    DTN Cotton Open: Coils Quietly Near Lows3-3

    DTN Livestock Open: Prices Poorly Defined; Trade Volume Delayed3-3

    Keith Good: U.S. Hog Price Calamity; Right to Ban GMO, Says European Union3-3

    Fertilizer Management: Watch Out for Burns from In-Furrow Starters – DTN3-2

    Keith Good: Ethanol Profits; California Rains – Just Drop in the Drought Bucket3-2

    Herbicide-Resistance: 12 Steps to Keep Weeds Away3-2

    AFB Grain-Soybean Close: Negative News Day3-2

    AFB Cotton Close: Slightly Mixed3-2

    AFB Rice Close: Market Mostly Higher3-2

    Hogs: Price Collapse – ‘Buy the Rumor, and Sell the Fact.’ – Podcast3-2

    DTN Fertilizer Outlook: Harsh Winter to Keep Prices Flat3-2

    Corn Planting: New Technology Worth the Money – DTN3-2

    DTN Grain Close: Brazil Strike Wears Down3-2

    Grain Sorghum: Great Rotation Crop – Acres Growing in Mid-Atlantic Region3-2

    Arkansas: Tyson Gives $5M to Help Fund Center for Ag Sciences3-2

    Keith Good: Crop Insurance Guarantees to Fall; California Drought “Catastrophic”;3-2

    Rose on Cotton: Gin Show Visit – High Quality Cotton Still in Demand2-28

    Trade Promotion Authority: Vilsack Whips Up Support2-27

    Ethanol: Corn Growers Defend RFS – DTN2-27

    Planting: New Rigs at the Top of Their Game – DTN2-27

    Rice Market: Only Feeble Signs of Price Improvement2-27

    Wheat: Study Sheds Light on Stem Rust Disease in Africa and Asia2-27

    Nebraska: Can You Shoot an Uninvited Drone?2-27

    Turkey Hunting: Tips for the Spring Gobbler Season2-27

    Cotton Base Acres Count as Generic Base Under Farm Bill2-27

    Soybeans: Monsanto Plans In-Field Training for Roundup Ready2 Xtend2-27

    DTN Cotton Close: Texas Could See More Freezing Rain, Snow2-27

    Shurley on Cotton: Improvement Slows Down, but What Else Did We Expect?2-27

    Peanut Stocks and Processing: Utilization Up 7%2-27

    USDA: Peanut Price Highlights2-27

    Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA2-27

    Keith Good: Chinese Corn Imports Not Likely to Recover; Food Stamp Debate Rages On2-27

    Georgia Celebrates National Peanut Month with PB&J Day, Donations2-27

    USDA Changes Deadline: Yield History Update, Reallocation Base Now Due March 312-27

    U.S. Grain Transportation: West Coast Ports Return to Normal2-27

    Pinnacle’s Sanders in 9 Southern States with Newest Acquisition2-27

    South Carolina: Got Wild Hogs? Time To Speak Up.2-27

    Texas: Master Marketer Program Hits 25th Year, Going Strong2-27

    Louisiana Rice: Losing Methyl Bromide Creates Challenge For Bin Insect Control2-27

    Iowa Senate Approved Tougher Restrictions on Manure Applications – DTN2-26

    NFL Star Turned Farmer Engages Youth, Community Through Ag – DTN2-26

    Chumrau on Wheat: USDA Forecasts Higher Production in 2015-162-26

    Corn Yields: Expectations for the 2015 Average – What Does History Teach Us?2-26

    ELS Cotton Competitive Payment Rate Is Zero2-26

    NRCS Invests $84M Natural Disaster Funds in 13 States2-26

    Georgia: Crabgrass Control Depends on Soil Temperatures2-26

    DTN Cotton Close: Bounces Off New High2-26

    Early Spring Best Time to Test and Tune Farm Machinery2-26

    Ag Conservation Easement Program Accepting Comments on Final Rule2-26

    Pesticide Drift: Calm, Still Days Are Most Dangerous – DTN2-26

    Livestock: Port Resumptions Bring Meat Industry a Sigh of Relief – DTN2-26

    Keith Good: Global Soybean Issues; Vilsack on Crop Insurance; Food Stamps Re-Revisited2-26

    Sunbelt Ag Events

     

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