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Dicamba Ban in Arkansas: Monsanto’s Position – Call the Governor

Dicamba Ban in Arkansas: Monsanto’s Position – Call the Governor

👤By Christi Dixon, Monsanto 🕔Jun 24, 2017

Yesterday (Friday, June 24), the Arkansas State Plant Board recommended an action that will prevent farmers from having access to all of the available weed control options.   The recommendation made by the Plant Board to ban the use in

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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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Florida Peanuts: Is Rain Keeping You from Applying Gypsum?

Florida Peanuts: Is Rain Keeping You from Applying Gypsum?

👤By Michael Mulvane, University of Florida 🕔Jun 23, 2017

Area farmers have had numerous challenges to deal with already in this growing season.  With so much rain over the past two weeks, many farmers have had their production schedule wrecked.  Questions have been coming in about a wide range

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USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 23, 2017

Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 19.9 cents per pound for the week ending June 17, up 0.6 cent from the previous week. Marketings of all farmer stock peanuts for the week ending June 17

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Texas West Plains: Cotton a Mixed Bag; Peanuts, Corn Doing Well; Replanting Sorghum

Texas West Plains: Cotton a Mixed Bag; Peanuts, Corn Doing Well; Replanting Sorghum

👤By Kerry Siders, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Cotton ranges from seed still in the ground to 9 true leaf cotton. This wide range is reflective of the mess we are in across a large area here on the West Plains. I cannot review all the scenarios which

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Georgia: Pest Manager Training, Savannah, July 21

Georgia: Pest Manager Training, Savannah, July 21

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Do you need recertification credits for GA or SC Commercial Pesticide Applicator categories, Georgia HPC Structural, ISA arborist or Society of American Foresters? Earn up to 5 credits at the Pest Manager Training planned for Friday, July 21 in the

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Drought Monitor: Eastern U.S. Gets Drenched, Plains Stay Dry

Drought Monitor: Eastern U.S. Gets Drenched, Plains Stay Dry

👤Edited by Ernst Undesser, AgFax Web Editor, with Information from David Miskus, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/CPC 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Summary A weather pattern change brought badly-needed, widespread showers and thunderstorms across the eastern half of the Nation, right after abnormal dryness (D0) developed in many areas of the Midwest and south-central Plains last week. This occurred after a wet

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Alabama Cotton, Peanuts: Excessive Rainfall May Cause Field Issues

Alabama Cotton, Peanuts: Excessive Rainfall May Cause Field Issues

👤By Katie Nichols, Alabama Cooperative Extension 🕔Jun 20, 2017

Producers from all areas of Alabama have had planting or harvesting delays and are now making management decisions based on excessive rainfall. The summer months of 2016 ended in a late-season drought that devastated some row crops and forced cattle

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USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 20, 2017

The following prices are effective from 06/21/17 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 06/27/17. The next announcement is scheduled for 06/27/17 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.43 per ton for Runner peanuts * $409.00 per ton for

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Georgia Peanuts: Valor Damage – Point Of Concern? – Audio

Georgia Peanuts: Valor Damage – Point Of Concern? – Audio

👤By Andrew Sawyer, Extension Agent, Thomas County, Georgia 🕔Jun 19, 2017

With all the rain this spring, injury from the herbicide Valor has been more apparent in peanuts. Should you worry? Here are observations from Andrew Sawyer, Extension Agent in Thomas County, Georgia.

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