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Events

  1. Kansas: K-State Program to Help Farmers Deal with Historic Ag Downturn

    December 7, 2016 @ 8:00 am - February 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Louisiana: LSU Rice Clinics Scheduled Jan. 5 to Feb. 8 in 6 Locations

    December 20, 2016 @ 8:00 am - February 9, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
  3. South Carolina: 4 Upcoming Forest Management Workshops for Woodland Owners

    January 12 @ 8:00 am - February 10 @ 5:00 pm
  4. Minnesota: Weed Resistance Workshops for Jan., Feb.

    January 13 @ 8:00 am - February 24 @ 5:00 pm
  5. Louisiana: LSU Offers 3 Irrigation Workshops in Jan., Feb.

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

    January 18 @ 8:00 am - February 15 @ 5:00 pm
  7. Georgia Ag Forecast Series Scheduled Jan. 18-27

    January 18 @ 8:00 am - January 27 @ 5:00 pm
  8. Texas Farm Workshop: Vets, Active Duty Military and Beginners, Overton, Jan. 21

    January 21 @ 8:00 am - January 22 @ 5:00 pm
  9. Agronomy Essentials Workshop – Salina, Kansas, January 23

    January 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  10. Texas: Pecan Short Course, College Station, Jan 23-26

    January 23 @ 8:00 am - January 26 @ 5:00 pm
  11. Missouri: 9 ‘Grow Your Farm’ Sessions from Jan. – March

    January 23 @ 8:00 am - March 11 @ 5:00 pm
  12. Texas: Red River Crops Conference, Childress Jan. 24-25

    January 24 @ 8:00 am - January 25 @ 5:00 pm
  13. South Carolina: Cotton, Peanut Grower Meetings, Sentee, Jan. 24, 26

    January 24 @ 8:00 am - January 26 @ 5:00 pm
  14. Missouri: 4 Farm Retirement, Succession, Estate Planning Workshops in Jan., Feb.

    January 24 @ 8:00 am - February 14 @ 5:00 pm
  15. Arkansas Soil & Water Education Conference, Jonesboro, Jan. 25

    January 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  16. Georgia: Cotton Production Workshop, Tifton, Jan. 25

    January 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  17. Texas: Feed Grains Marketing Workshop, Amarillo, Jan. 25-26

    January 25 @ 8:00 am - January 26 @ 5:00 pm
  18. Virginia Eastern Shore Ag Conference and Trade Show, Melfa, Jan. 25-27

    January 25 @ 8:00 am - January 27 @ 5:00 pm
  19. Louisiana: Conservation Program Workshop, West Monroe, Jan. 25

    January 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  20. Middle Tennessee Grain Conference, Manchester, Jan. 26

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  21. Texas: Pesticide Applicator Course, Harleton, Jan. 26

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  22. Texas: Feral Hog Program, Falfurrias, Jan. 26

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  23. Nebraska Livestock: 8 Nutrient Management Workshops in Jan. and Feb.

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - February 7 @ 5:00 pm
  24. Texas: Llano Estacado Cotton Conference, Muleshoe, Jan. 30

    January 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  25. Texas: Feral Hog Management Workshop, La Vernia, Jan. 30

    January 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  26. Indiana: Ag Business Management Workshop, West Lafayette, Jan. 31 – Feb. 2

    January 31 @ 8:00 am - February 2 @ 5:00 pm
  27. Texas: ‘Last Chance’ CEU Training, San Angelo, Jan. 31

    January 31 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  28. California: Farm Labor Management Workshops Scheduled in February

    February 1 @ 8:00 am - February 2 @ 5:00 pm
  29. Tennessee: Grain & Soybean Producers Conference, Dyersburg, Feb. 2

    February 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  30. Texas: Grain Elevator Workshop, Amarillo, Feb. 2

    February 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Iowa: Soil Fertility, Nutrient Management Short Course, Ames, Feb. 8-9

Iowa: Soil Fertility, Nutrient Management Short Course, Ames, Feb. 8-9

πŸ‘€By Brent Pringnitz and John Sawyer, Iowa State University 🕔Jan 20, 2017

Making sound soil fertility management decisions is an important part of successful crop production, on both an economic and environmental level. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be offering a two-day short course focusing on principles of soils, soil

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Mississippi Soybeans: Maturity Group IV Foliar Disease Ratings

Mississippi Soybeans: Maturity Group IV Foliar Disease Ratings

πŸ‘€By Tom Allen, Mississippi State University 🕔Jan 20, 2017

MSU conducted field evaluations of Maturity Group IV soybean entries in various locations across the state.

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DTN Grain Open: Steady to Lower as Trump Era Begins

DTN Grain Open: Steady to Lower as Trump Era Begins

πŸ‘€By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔Jan 20, 2017

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: March corn was steady, March soybeans were down 6 cents, and July Chicago wheat was down 1 cent. CME Globex Recap: Corn and wheat were steady to lower early while soybeans were down 6 cents, easing

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Organic Farmers’ Numbers are Growing, So are the Rules – DTN

Organic Farmers’ Numbers are Growing, So are the Rules – DTN

πŸ‘€By Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔Jan 20, 2017

Farmers considering a switch or transition to organic crops have a lot to read right now if they want to keep pace with changes happening in the industry. Several changes in the organic industry have happened just over the past

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Farm Policy: Fed. Reserve Beige Book – Observations on Ag Economy

Farm Policy: Fed. Reserve Beige Book – Observations on Ag Economy

πŸ‘€By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Jan 19, 2017

Yesterday, the Federal Reserve Board released its January ’17 Beige Book update, a summary of commentary on current economic conditions by Federal Reserve District. Β The report included several observations pertaining to the U.S. agricultural economy. * Fifth District- Richmond– “Reports

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Oklahoma: Irrigation Conference, Altus, March 1

Oklahoma: Irrigation Conference, Altus, March 1

πŸ‘€By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University 🕔Jan 19, 2017

Southern Plains agricultural producers looking to get the most out of their water-use investment should register now to attend the March 1 Oklahoma Irrigation Conference in Altus. The 2017 Oklahoma Irrigation Conference will take place at Western Oklahoma State College,

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Arkansas: Soil Fertility Clinic, Jonesboro, February 15

Arkansas: Soil Fertility Clinic, Jonesboro, February 15

πŸ‘€By Leo Espinoza, University of Arkansas 🕔Jan 19, 2017

The Arkansas Plant Food Association in collaboration with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture and Arkansas State University would like to invite you to attend the 2017 Soil Fertility Clinic to be held at the Cooper Alumni Center

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Indiana: Corn and Soybean Field Guide Now Available

Indiana: Corn and Soybean Field Guide Now Available

πŸ‘€By Mikaela Wieland, Purdue University 🕔Jan 19, 2017

The 2017 edition of Purdue Extension’s Corn and Soybean Field Guide is now available through Extension’s The Education Store. Β  This year, the corn and soybean production sections were revised and new soybean development photos were added, said Corey Gerber,

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Missouri Sorghum: Sugarcane Aphid Management in 2017

Missouri Sorghum: Sugarcane Aphid Management in 2017

πŸ‘€By Moneen Jones, University of Missouri 🕔Jan 19, 2017

The United Sorghum Checkoff Program has released a presentation that summarizes what we have learned about sugarcane aphid management over the last two years.

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Drought Outlook: Widespread Improvements Expected, Development Across Florida

Drought Outlook: Widespread Improvements Expected, Development Across Florida

πŸ‘€Edited by Ernst Undesser, AgFax Web Editor, with Information from Adam Allgood, NOAA 🕔Jan 19, 2017

During the next week, an active pattern is expected across the lower 48. Another developing atmospheric river event will bring substantial moisture to the West, with precipitation totals anticipated to exceed 10 inches across the entire coastal region of California

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