Mississippi - News and Analysis

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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 […]

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Mississippi Peanuts: Early Crop Looks Above Average

Mississippi producers are quite happy with the peanut crop they are harvesting in early October, and recent dry weather has […]

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Mississippi: Row Crop Short Course Set Dec. 1-3 in Starkville

Topics will include: nutrient management, weed resistance, management of key insect pests in multiple cropping systems, and a farm bill […]

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    New Holland Combine Sets Guinness Harvest Record10-18

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    Gasoline Prices: Show 9-Cent Decline10-17

    Propane Stocks: Rise by 0.7M Barrels10-17

    Diesel Prices: Average Decreases 4 Cents10-17

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    U.S. Drought Outlook: Improvements for Southwest, Southern CA10-16

    Coarse Grain Outlook: Record Corn Yields Produce Record Crop10-16

    Rice Outlook: U.S. Production Projection Raised to 220.7M Cwt10-16

    Resistant Weeds: USDA Accelerates the Fight — DTN10-16

    Mississippi Soybeans: Poised to Shatter Record for Average Yield10-16

    Keith Good: Beige Book — Observations on Ag Economy10-16

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