Mississippi - News and Analysis

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Mississippi Soybeans: Definition and Components of High Yields

The 2014 soybean harvest is about 20% complete, and will soon be reaching its halfway point. Even though harvest is […]

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Mississippi: Corn, Soybean Harvests Underway, Cotton Around the Corner – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 7, 2014. According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service in Mississippi, […]

Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University Extension Area Agronomist

Flint on Crops: ‘Ugly’ Stage is Just Part of the Process

The time of year has arrived when the beautiful green fields we have nurtured and admired through the summer begin […]

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Mississippi: Think Twice Before Stocking Ponds with Crappie Fish

Many landowners would like to fish for crappie in their ponds and small lakes, but crappie can cause major problems […]

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Mississippi Rice: Early Signs Point to Good Harvest

Although most Mississippi rice growers battled frequent spring rains that delayed planting, hampered fertilization and challenged insect and disease management, […]

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Mississippi Soybeans: Loopers Showing up in Late Fields

Soybean loopers are starting to show up in high numbers in many areas of the state and many later planted […]

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Mississippi: Pivot Irrigation Better For Stretching Delta Water

Pivot irrigation is no longer a common sight across the Delta, but experts say this system remains a viable and […]

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Mississippi: Improving Irrigation Efficiency in ‘Sealing’ Soils

Surface sealing, from an irrigation management standpoint, is problematic because it can drastically reduce rainfall or irrigation infiltration rates.

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Mississippi: Applying Lime to Improve Soil Health

Acid soils often need liming to aid crop growth and development. Fall applications provide more time for lime to react […]

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Mississippi Soybeans: Aerial Blight Observed in Many Fields

Generally speaking, aerial web blight is more of a concern when soybean plants have not reached approximately R5.7.

Sunbelt Ag News

    Peanut Harvest: More Digging In SE; Western Growers Gearing Up – AgFax9-20

    Southern Soybeans – Tough, Late-Season Insect Decisions – AgFax9-20

    Rose on Cotton: Bears in the Woods; World Production Could Climb9-19

    Nebraska: Multiple Herbicide-Resistant Weeds and Challenges Ahead9-19

    Grain TV: Soybean Basis Collapses9-19

    Cotton Harvest – Midsouth – Picking, Cotton Defoliation Gear Up – AgFax9-19

    Cleveland on Cotton: Market is Dog Paddling; China Offers a Bone9-19

    Texas Rice: Weevil Loves to Eat Hemp Sesbania9-19

    U.S. Rice Growers Have a Market Opportunity in North Africa9-19

    DTN Livestock Close: Futures Higher on Late-Week Short Covering9-19

    Juggling the Soybean Harvest: Making the Best Decisions on When to Start – DTN9-19

    Rice Crop: Texas, Louisiana Harvests Wrap Up, Rains Slow Progress in Delta9-19

    Rice Market: Short Side Dangerous, Long a Test of Patience9-19

    Doane Cotton Close: Bearish Chinese Sentiments Weigh on Futures9-19

    AFB Grain-Soybean Close: Sell Off Continues9-19

    AFB Cotton Close: Dec. Violate Trendline Support9-19

    AFB Rice Close: Ends Week on Positive Note9-19

    Welch on Wheat: 74% of Spring Crop Harvested9-19

    AgFax Cotton Review: Australia Production Down 50%; Storm Destroys Arizona Warehouses9-19

    DTN Cotton Close: Gives Back Last Week’s Gains9-19

    Welch on Grain: No Change to Corn Condition Ratings9-19

    DTN Grain Close: New Lows for the Markets9-19

    USDA: Peanut Price Highlights9-19

    DTN Livestock Midday: October Hog Futures Skyrocket Higher9-19

    DTN Grain Midday: Lower as Selling Pressure Continues9-19

    Cotton Harvest – Southeast – Pickers Running – AgFax9-19

    DTN Dried Distillers Grain: Prices Moving Downward Again9-19

    DTN Crop Tech: NASA to Launch Soil-Moisture Satellite9-19

    DTN Cotton Open: Falls in Brisk Early Dealings9-19

    California Cotton Defoliation – Gearing Up Early – AgFax9-19

    DTN Livestock Open: Lean Hog Futures Set for Bullish Start9-19

    DTN Grain Open: Futures Off to Lower Start9-19

    Georgia Soybeans: Kudzu Bug Numbers Much Lower This Season9-19

    Keith Good: Soybean Futures Hit 4-Year Low; Wheat, Corn Tumble, Too9-19

    Most Farmers Willing to Take More Steps to Improve Water Quality, Says Study9-18

    Corn: Nutrient Balance More Important Than Increasing Nitrogen9-18

    Arkansas Woman Joins Husband with 2nd Consecutive 100 BPA Soybeans9-18

    Chumrau on Wheat: Huge Corn, Soy Harvests Will Test Grain Supply Chain9-18

    Keeping Your Cover Crops Legal — DTN9-18

    U.S. Grain Transportation: Miss. River at St. Louis Unusually High9-18

    Corn: Be Wary of Potential Storage Issues — DTN9-18

    Wheat: Producers Urged to Keep Eye on Black Sea Countries’ Markets9-18

    Updating ARC-CO and PLC Payment Indicator for 2014 Crop Year9-18

    U.S. Drought Outlook: Improvements in Texas, Southwest9-18

    Harvest Approaches in Iowa; Time for More Planting in Florida — DTN9-18

    U.S. Energy: Shale-Focused Companies’ Financial Performance Improves9-18

    Gasoline Prices: Average Falls 5 Cents9-18

    Propane Stocks: Rise by 1.4M Barrels9-18

    Diesel Prices: Decrease by a Penny9-18

    Soybeans, Corn in Midwest: Heavy Rain, Early Frost, Slow Going – AgFax9-17

    Farmers First Line of Defense in Keeping GMOs Out of Export Shipments – DTN9-17

    Ohio: 7 Counties Declared Natural Disaster Areas9-17

    AgFax Peanut Review: Record Yields Expected for Virginia; Peanut Butter Salmonella Case Nears Close9-17

    California: 42 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas9-17

    AgFax Grain Review: Agribusinesses Sue Syngenta; 3 SE Farmers Break Yield Barrier, Set 2 State Records9-17

    Hearing Reflects Highly Politicized Debate Over Biotech Crops — DTN9-17

    DTN Fertilizer Trends: Rabobank Forecasts Higher 3Q Retail Prices9-17

    Cotton in Southwest: Need More Heat; 4-Bale Dryland; Pigweed Plans – AgFax9-17

    China Agrees to Buy $2.3B Worth of U.S. Soybeans — DTN9-17

    Somebody’s Got Gas – Pig Manure for Natural Gas Production – DTN9-16

    Non-Land Production Costs Unlikely to See Much Decline in 20159-16

    USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices9-16

    Rice Outlook: U.S. Production Forecast Lowered to 218.3M Cwt9-16

    Georgia Soybeans: Grower Randy Dowdy Breaks The 100-Bushel Barrier9-16

    Insure Your Crop Revenue Guarantee — DTN9-16

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