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Cotton – Southwest: Rain Came But So Did Hail, Wind – Agfax

Cotton – Southwest: Rain Came But So Did Hail, Wind – Agfax

🕔Jun 28, 2017

OVERVIEW Rainstorms rolled into parts of southwest cotton country bringing relief for many, but high winds and large hail left some damaged acres. Moisture amounts varied – less than an inch to as much as 5 inches. Hail damaged cotton

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AgFax Weekend: AR Dicamba Ban; Agrisure Corn Suit – $217.7Mln

AgFax Weekend: AR Dicamba Ban; Agrisure Corn Suit – $217.7Mln

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Jun 23, 2017

This week’s AgFax Weekend – AR Dicamba Ban; Agrisure Corn Suit – $217.7Mln; Ag Bankers Nervous ; and more.

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Rice – Storm Brings Rain, Wind And Worries – AgFax

Rice – Storm Brings Rain, Wind And Worries – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jun 23, 2017

In places where farmers are still desperately trying to take rice to flood, the storm has its upside – quick, free water.

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Cotton – Midsouth – TS Cindy Brings Rain, Complications – AgFax

Cotton – Midsouth – TS Cindy Brings Rain, Complications – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Farmers  pushed hard to make herbicide and fertilizer applications ahead of the system.

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Cotton – Southeast – Storm Could Push Unplanted Acres Into July – Or Soy – AgFax

Cotton – Southeast – Storm Could Push Unplanted Acres Into July – Or Soy – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Growers near the Gulf of Mexico still have seed in the bag due to persistent rains. With deluge from Tropical Storm Cindy, some of it may not see the outside world this year.

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California Almonds: Heat Wave – More Mites, Earlier Split? – AgFax

California Almonds: Heat Wave – More Mites, Earlier Split? – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jun 18, 2017

Whether this heat speeds up progression to hull split remains to be seen. In recent weeks our contacts have said they expected hull split to begin on a fairly normal schedule, not the early splitting everyone saw during recent drought

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AgFax Weekend 6-19 Weeds, Drift, Everybody’s Talkin’

AgFax Weekend 6-19 Weeds, Drift, Everybody’s Talkin’

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Jun 16, 2017

This week’s AgFax Weekend – Weeds, Drift, Everybody’s Talkin’; Nitrogen in Corn Hybrids – Not Your Daddy’s Method; and more.

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More Rice Being Planted – Market? Herbicide Drift? – AgFax

More Rice Being Planted – Market? Herbicide Drift? – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jun 16, 2017

At least a bit more rice is being planted in the Midsouth. Rice prices strengthened lately, which may have prompted a few more growers to stick seed in the ground. Also, dicamba injury to Midsouth soybeans (see Links section) has

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Resistant Weeds – Options When Control Jumps The Track – AgFax

Resistant Weeds – Options When Control Jumps The Track – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jun 15, 2017

AgFax Weed Solutions – reports from Corn Belt and South covering what to do when things go wrong with your 2017 herbicide program.

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Cotton – Midsouth – Plant Bugs, Aphids Stirring, Maybe Early – AgFax

Cotton – Midsouth – Plant Bugs, Aphids Stirring, Maybe Early – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jun 15, 2017

Plant bug counts and applications are increasing through much of our coverage are. Aphids have become more apparent over the last week and more treatments have been going out.

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