Mississippi - News and Analysis

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Mississippi Corn: Use Sound Nitrogen Strategy to Combat Rainy Weather

Abundant spring rainfall can create havoc with nitrogen management by delaying fertilizer application and also promote massive nitrogen loss.

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Mississippi Wheat: Disease Identification, Treatment Decisions

Much of the wheat crop is extremely clean with regards to foliar disease, but there is some concern over Fusarium […]

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Mississippi Corn: Too Wet to Plant for a Fourth of the State

Almost three-fourths of the state’s corn crop has been planted,  but many areas — especially farms outside the Delta — […]

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Mississippi Crop Insurance: Prevented-Planting and Generic Base Acres

Generic base acres have to be planted (seed-in-the-ground) to a covered commodity to be eligible for payment.

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Mississippi Rice: Damage from Off-Target Herbicide Movement

Rice is indirectly affected by glyphosate resistance through off-target movement of herbicides targeting resistant weeds in adjacent fields.

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Mississippi Wheat: High Stink Bug Numbers in Heading Fields

It is not uncommon to find numerous stink bugs in wheat after head emergence. While it may seem very alarming, […]

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Mississippi: Fields Still Too Wet to Work – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 19, 2015. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Don Respess, […]

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Mississippi: Temperature, Moisture Determine Planting Time

Seeing planters in the field is an expected part of spring in rural areas, but a lot of effort goes […]

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Mississippi Corn, Soybeans: Slugs Appearing in Emerging Fields

Slugs have been appearing in corn and soybean fields and will likely increase as more crops emerge in the Hill […]

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AgFax Editor and Photographer’s Work on the Road and the Web

Debra Ferguson, AgFax Media partner and agricultural photographer, will be speaking at the Columbus, Mississippi Library on Thursday, April 23 at […]

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