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  20. Illinois: 4 Regional Crop Management Conferences in Jan., Feb.

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Mississippi

Mississippi Soybeans: Stem Canker Variety Trial Evaluations

Mississippi Soybeans: Stem Canker Variety Trial Evaluations

👤By Tom Allen, Mississippi State University 🕔Nov 4, 2016

All of the entries in the 2016 Mississippi State University Official Variety Trials were evaluated for their reaction to the stem canker fungus.

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Mississippi Pecans: Dry Late-Season Weather Delays Harvest

Mississippi Pecans: Dry Late-Season Weather Delays Harvest

👤By Susan Collins-Smith, MSU Extension Service 🕔Nov 4, 2016

Despite timely rains throughout the summer, late-season drought is pushing back pecan harvest for most Mississippi producers. “We thought we were going to be early with our harvest this year when our nuts set early this spring,” said Max Draughn,

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Mississippi Soybean Forum, Stoneville, Nov. 14

Mississippi Soybean Forum, Stoneville, Nov. 14

👤By John Orlowski, Mississippi State University 🕔Nov 2, 2016

The Mississippi Soybean Association will be hosting the Mississippi Soybean Forum on Monday November 14 at the Capps Center in Stoneville, MS.

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Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest Moves to Final Stages, Conditions Remain Dry

Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest Moves to Final Stages, Conditions Remain Dry

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 1, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 30, 2016. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Stephen “Steve” R. Winters, Grenada County “Harvest is progressing. Cattle being fed hay. Too dry to plant ryegrass. You cannot put a

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Flint on Crops: The Key Word is Drought

Flint on Crops: The Key Word is Drought

👤By Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University 🕔Oct 31, 2016

While visiting farmers around the region a few years ago I heard a statement from a young producer that he would prefer that the weather remain dry so that he could more precisely supply irrigation water to his corn. Having

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Mississippi Soybeans: Growers Battle Stink Bugs and Disease

Mississippi Soybeans: Growers Battle Stink Bugs and Disease

👤By Bonnie Coblentz, MSU Extension Service 🕔Oct 28, 2016

A game-changing insect caused significant problems in many Mississippi soybean acres, but good management allowed growers to finish the year with an average crop. The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimated that by Oct. 23, Mississippi farmers were 92 percent finished

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Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest Heading for the Finish Line

Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest Heading for the Finish Line

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 25, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 23, 2016. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Stephen “Steve” R. Winters, Grenada County “We got about a third of an inch of rain Thursday. It basically washed the dust

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Mississippi: Row Crop Short Course, Starkville, Dec. 5-7

Mississippi: Row Crop Short Course, Starkville, Dec. 5-7

👤By Darrin Dodds, Mississippi State University 🕔Oct 24, 2016

The 2016 Mississippi Row Crop Short Course will be held at the Cotton Mill Conference Center near the campus of Mississippi State University from December 5-7, 2016.

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Flint on Crops: Test Your Soils, Replace Nutrients

Flint on Crops: Test Your Soils, Replace Nutrients

👤By Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University 🕔Oct 24, 2016

We are approaching the end of our harvest season, and I feel that most people will agree that we have experienced one of the best crop years most of us can recall. Yields for all our crops have been good

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Mississippi Sorghum Research Focuses on Aphid Control

Mississippi Sorghum Research Focuses on Aphid Control

👤By Bonnie Coblentz, MSU Extension Service 🕔Oct 21, 2016

Fewer Mississippi producers are looking at grain sorghum as a crop rotation option since an introduced pest became a major problem, a trend Mississippi State University researchers are working to reverse. The sugarcane aphid is a nonnative pest introduced to

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