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Mississippi: 80th Annual Delta Council Meeting, May 29

Friday, May 29, 2015 Delta Council President, Walton Gresham of Indianola is pleased to announce that the organization’s 80th Annual […]

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Mississippi: Farmers Hit Fields Between Rain Showers – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 5, 2015. According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service in Mississippi, […]

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Mississippi Soybeans: Residual Herbicide Choices

Most weed management decisions in Mississippi soybean are based on managing glyphosate-resistant pigweed.

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Mississippi Corn: Increasing Yield with Early Seed Protection

As corn planting gets underway, I have received numerous calls lately around seed treatment rates and especially the addition of […]

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Mississippi: Farmers Wait for Drier Conditions – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 29, 2015. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents “Some corn […]

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Mississippi Sorghum: Updated Enterprise Budget for 2015

Strong new crop cash bids have led to increased interest in the economics of grain sorghum for this crop year.

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Mississippi Wheat: Scout for Diseases Before Spraying

There are numerous disease issues that will likely be encountered in the coming weeks.  Scout wheat fields closely for the […]

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Mississippi Grain Sorghum: 7 Tips for Sugarcane Aphid Management

In 2014 a new pest of MS grain sorghum, Sugarcane aphid, made a dramatic entry infesting every county that grew […]

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Mississippi Timber: Tax Tips for Forest Land Owners – Podcast

Amy Taylor of the MSU Cares program performs an interview for the Farm and Family radio podcast discussing tax tips […]

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Video: 13 Best Practices to Manage Tarnished Plant Bugs

Sunbelt Ag News

    Grain TV: China Lowers Soybean Reserve Requirement4-20

    DTN Livestock Close: Future Crash Hard Out of the Gate4-20

    Georgia: UGA Seeks Public Help Tracking Brown Marmorated Stink Bug4-20

    6 Need-To-Know Things About Tree Crops This Week – AgFax Video4-20

    Welch on Wheat: Crop Conditions Unchanged4-20

    Crop Progress: Spring Wheat Planting Jumps, Other Crops Still Slow – DTN4-20

    Welch on Grain: Corn Planting Just Behind Average4-20

    Corn: Website Helps Identify, Respond to Ear Rots4-20

    DTN Cotton Close: Moderate to Heavy Rains in Southeast4-20

    AFB Grain-Soybean Close: Improved Weather Weighs on Corn4-20

    California Cotton: Damaged Roots Prompt Some Mite Treatments – Podcast4-20

    AFB Cotton Close: Slowing Global Market4-20

    AFB Rice Close: Stocks Continue to Weigh on Prices4-20

    DTN Grain Close: Commercial Buying in Soybeans, Wheat4-20

    Wheat: Kansas Researchers Produce Break Through Genetic Study4-20

    GMO Crops: Plant Gene May Stop Contamination of Conventional Crops4-20

    Good on Grain: Will Soybean Consumption Reach the USDA Projection?4-20

    Beef is Far From a Loser at Dinner Time, But It’s Not Exactly the Big Winner – DTN4-20

    DTN Livestock Midday: Long Liquidation and Technical Selling4-20

    DTN Grain Midday: Improvement in Chinese Values4-20

    Texas Wheat: Multi-County Field Tour, Taylor County, May 14-20

    Upland Cotton Genome Unlocked, 1st Step Towards Better Varieties4-20

    Grain Sorghum: Cruiser 5FS Seed Treatment Approved for Sugarcane Aphids4-20

    DTN Cotton Open: China Stimulates Slowing Economy4-20

    Flint on Crops: 4 Priorities for a High Level of Crop Success4-20

    DTN Grain Open: Little Influence from U.S. Dollar Index4-20

    DTN Livestock Open: New Offerings Suspected to be Larger4-20

    Way on Rice: Sugarcane Aphid – Scout Your Sorghum Crop4-18

    Rice Crop: Planting Moves Ahead Despite Rain Delays in Some Areas4-18

    Rice Market: Futures Dipped, But Didn’t Fall Out of Bed4-18

    Tweet of the Week: No Fertilizer – Warning to Landlords4-17

    Cleveland on Cotton: Trading Range Stretching Topside; MidSouth Water Logged4-17

    Rose on Cotton: Spring Rally Coming. Are You Ready?4-17

    Grain TV: Rains Expected to Relieve Wheat Belt Concerns4-17

    Old World Bollworm Arrival Eminent: USDA Invests $1.2M in Detection, Control – DTN4-17

    Rice Planting Stalls Out During A Really Wet Week – AgFax4-17

    How Will China’s Investments in Agriculture Affect U.S. Producers?4-17

    Southern Corn – More Rain Delays And Chance For Smaller Plantings – AgFax4-17

    Conservation Compliance: 5 Steps Needed Before June 1 Deadline4-17

    USDA: Peanut Price Highlights4-17

    Georgia Cotton: No Counter 20G Approval for 20154-17

    Wheat, Feed Grains, and Oilseeds: 2015 Loan Rates Announced – USDA4-17

    Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA4-17

    Bird Flu Causes Export Bans, Corn and Beef Could Take a Hit – DTN4-17

    Dried Distillers Grain: Short Supplies and “a Disinterested Market” – DTN4-17

    Mississippi: Temperature, Moisture Determine Planting Time4-17

    Moving Grains: Barge Rates Increase with High Water Levels4-16

    USDA Reminds Farmers to Certify Conservation Compliance by June 1 Deadline4-16

    South Carolina Cotton: Counter 20G Not Approved for 20154-16

    U.S. Drought Outlook: Improvements Expected Across the Plains4-16

    Drought Monitor: Mississippi River, Gulf Coast Get Drenched4-16

    Alfalfa Weevils Expected to Be More Active, Scout Fields Regularly – DTN4-16

    U.S. Drought Monitor Quick Look Video – AgFax4-16

    Texas Fertilizer Fire, 2013: What Did We Learn? – DTN4-16

    Wild Hog Wrestling: Don’t Try This at Home – Video4-16

    Good on Grain: Projecting the Corn Balance Sheet, Price Implications4-16

    U.S. Aquaculture Sales: 42% Crustaceans; 57% Alligators From Louisiana4-16

    Texas: 6 Counties Declared Natural Disaster Areas Due to Drought4-16

    Kansas: 2 Counties Declared Natural Disaster Areas; Assistance to Oklahoma4-16

    Grain Risk Management: Alternatives for Soybeans Better than Corn4-16

    Bt Resistance: Straight Talk from Midwest Consultants – Agfax4-15

    Propane Stocks Continue Climb4-15

    Gasoline: Strong Regional Price Movements4-15

    Diesel Prices Move Lower4-15

    5 Tips to Stay Successful in an Ever-Changing Agriculture Market – DTN4-15

    Former Canadian Wheat Board to Be Privatized After U.S., Saudi Buyout – DTN4-15

    5 Business Practices to Take Home From Ethiopian Farmers – DTN4-15

    Texas: 6 Counties Declared Natural Disaster Areas4-15

    Sunbelt Ag Events

     

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