Mississippi - News and Analysis

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Mississippi Pumpkins: Heavy Rains Damaged Crop, Delayed Harvest

Pumpkins are popping up on porches across Mississippi, but some growers had trouble getting them there. Many Mississippi pumpkin farmers […]

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Mississippi Soybeans: Combine Maintenance Aids in Weed Control

Weed control isn’t normally a priority during harvest, but combines are the ideal vehicle to spread weed seeds across a […]

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Mississippi: Rains Slow Harvest, Lodge Rice, Soybeans – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 19, 2014. According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service in Mississippi, […]

Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University Extension Area Agronomist

Flint on Crops: Cover Crops Provide Many Benefits

As the harvest season draws to a close we should start thinking about how to improve our chances for a […]

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Mississippi: Harsh Oct. 13 Storm Should Not Hurt Yields

The major storm that passed through the state Oct. 13 brought a lot of wind and rain but caused little […]

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Mississippi Soybeans: Poised to Shatter Record for Average Yield

According to the Oct. 10, 2014, report from the Mississippi USDA-NASS office, the projected state average soybean yield is an […]

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Mississippi: Rainfall Widespread, Rice Lodging Reported — USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 12 According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service in Mississippi, there […]

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Mississippi Rice: Preliminary Variety Trial Data Available

During 2014, small plot rice variety trials were conducted near the following locations: Choctaw, Clarksdale, Drew, Hollandale, Shaw, Stoneville and […]

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Mississippi Soybeans: Use Seed Treatments as Hedge Against Poor Stands

Diseases that adversely affect soybean seed and seedlings are prevalent in Midsouth production environs and can often lead to poor […]

Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University Extension Area Agronomist

Flint on Crops: Potash Deficiency Turning Up Often This Year

Potash related problems are certainly not new to crops in Mississippi, but this year we have had a reminder of […]

Sunbelt Ag News

    Grain TV: Unable to Sustain Yesterday’s Gains10-24

    DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Futures Move Lower10-24

    Doane Cotton Close: Strong Stock Market Keeps Prices Up10-24

    AFB Grain-Soybean Close: Markets Decline Across the Board10-24

    AFB Cotton Close: Higher in Middle of Day’s Range10-24

    AFB Rice Close: Nearby Contracts Slightly Higher10-24

    DTN Cotton Close: Jumps Ahead as Volume Improves10-24

    DTN Grain Close: Markets Pull Back, End Week Higher10-24

    Cleveland on Cotton: Market Keeps Spinning the Same Record10-24

    USDA: Peanut Price Highlights10-24

    Georgia Pecans: Very Light Deliveries, Season Still Running Late10-24

    Soybean Cyst Nematodes: Soil Sampling, Resistant Varieties Are the Best Defense – DTN10-24

    Farm Finances: Prepare Now for Rising Interest Rates – DTN10-24

    Mississippi Pumpkins: Heavy Rains Damaged Crop, Delayed Harvest10-24

    DTN Livestock Midday: Live Cattle Futures Turn Lower10-24

    Louisiana Soybeans: Headed for Another Record Year10-24

    DTN Grain Midday: Corn, Soybeans Move Lower10-24

    Dried Distillers Grains Eyed as Fish Food — DTN10-24

    DTN Cotton Open: Slightly Higher on Light Volume10-24

    DTN Livestock Open: Cash Cattle Values Surge10-24

    DTN Grain Open: Futures Extend Gains10-24

    Keith Good: EPA’s Water Rule Approved by Internal Review Board10-24

    Grain TV: Soybean Exports Double Expectations10-23

    Livestock: Country Of Origin Labeling Debate Marches On – DTN10-23

    Small Scale Organic Farming a Good Way to Branch into Ag – DTN10-23

    U.S. Grain Transportation: Higher Soybean Shipment Boosts Inspections10-23

    Advances in Farming Technology Continue to Aid Mother Nature — DTN10-23

    Ethanol Production Profits Hit the Wall — Why Did it Happen?10-23

    U.S. Energy: Crude Exports, Re-Exports Continue to Rise10-23

    Gasoline Prices: Show 9-Cent Decrease10-23

    Propane Stocks: Increase by 0.2M Barrels10-23

    Diesel Prices: Average Drops 4 Cents10-23

    Alabama: Recent Weather Radar Oddity Was Mayfly Swarm10-22

    Soybean Harvest: Prioritize Shatter-Prone Fields – DTN10-22

    Ethanol: Court Tosses E15 Labeling Lawsuit – DTN10-22

    Georgia: 2 Counties Declared Natural Disaster Areas10-22

    Arkansas: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas10-22

    AgFax Grain Review: More Lawsuits Against Syngenta; Harvest Well Behind Pace10-22

    2 Families, 2 Approaches to Building Ranch Tourism — DTN10-22

    Don’t Just Piggy-Back on Others’ Prices in Ag Commodity Markets10-22

    National Cotton Council Commends Timely APH Announcement10-22

    Wheat Growers to Seek Inclusion in APH Yield Exclusion for 2015 – DTN10-21

    Farm Shop Dream Requires Thoughtful Planning – DTN10-21

    USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices10-21

    USDA to Implement APH Yield Exclusion for 2015 Spring Crops10-21

    Arkansas: USA Rice Outlook Conference Set Dec. 7-9 in Little Rock10-21

    AgFax Cotton Review: Lower Acres May Close Mill; Australia Acres Up10-21

    DTN Fertilizer Trends: High Costs May Alter Growers’ Tactics for 201510-21

    Herbicide Resistant Weed Summit’s Slides, Webcast Available Online10-20

    Rice and Sugar: Thailand’s Quest for World Domination10-20

    AgFax Peanut Review: NM Down 6M Pounds as State Celebrates 100 Year Crop10-20

    Livestock: WTO Rules Against U.S. in COOL Dispute — DTN10-20

    Wheat Scientists, Breeders Advocate Biotech Crop — DTN10-20

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