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USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

👤From USDA 🕔May 23, 2017

The following prices are effective from 05/24/17 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 05/30/17. The next announcement is scheduled for 05/30/17 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.43 per ton for Runner peanuts * $409.00 per ton for

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Virginia Field Reports: Planting in Full Swing with Drier Weather

Virginia Field Reports: Planting in Full Swing with Drier Weather

👤From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other knowledgeable individuals. NORTHERN ROCKINGHAM (Doug Horn) A lot of activity

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South Carolina Field Reports: Field Work Speeds Along, Rains Needed

South Carolina Field Reports: Field Work Speeds Along, Rains Needed

👤From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. County Comments Kyle Daniel, Georgetown County Warm temperatures and no precipitation allowed cotton, peanut, and soybean plantings to continue at a rapid pace. Current field conditions are getting closer

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Alabama Field Reports: Needed Rains Halt Planting

Alabama Field Reports: Needed Rains Halt Planting

👤From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. County Comments Tim Malone, Marion County We received much needed rain this week. We are done planting cotton, but the cool weather is hindering growth. Corn is looking good. 

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Mississippi Field Reports: Planting Continues Between Scattered Showers

Mississippi Field Reports: Planting Continues Between Scattered Showers

👤From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Brandon Alberson, Lee County “The harvest of hay is almost complete for now. Our livestock producers have started evaluating their pastures and

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Georgia Field Reports: Planting Speeds Along, Small Grains Harvest Begins

Georgia Field Reports: Planting Speeds Along, Small Grains Harvest Begins

👤From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. County Comments John Scaduto, Rabun County Field prep for tomatoes was nearly complete; planting to begin as soon as weather allows. Many had an excellent first cutting of hay

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North Carolina Field Reports: Good Planting Progress Ahead of Weekend Rains

North Carolina Field Reports: Good Planting Progress Ahead of Weekend Rains

👤From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. Extension Comments Julia Houck – Ashe-Alleghany County FSA Recent rains have help with the dry conditions. Corn has been planted in between rain showers.  Janice Nicholson – Rutherford County

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Florida: Dry Conditions Slow Crop Planting

Florida: Dry Conditions Slow Crop Planting

👤By Mace Bauer, Florida Crops 🕔May 22, 2017

Farmers in Columbia County have faced dry conditions the last 30 days which resulted in poor planting conditions for crops.

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AgFax Weekend: Farmland Values Up; Weed Herbicide Resistance Is Global

AgFax Weekend: Farmland Values Up; Weed Herbicide Resistance Is Global

👤AgFax Staff 🕔May 19, 2017

In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Farmland Values Up; Weed Herbicide Resistance Is Global; Brazil’s Scandal Hits Soybean Market; and more.

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Florida: Perennial Peanut Field Day, Quincy, June 2

Florida: Perennial Peanut Field Day, Quincy, June 2

👤By Ann Blount, University of Florida 🕔May 19, 2017

The Perennial Peanut Producers Association and UF/IFAS Extension will be hosting the annual Perennial Peanut Field Day on Friday, June 2, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM at the North Florida Research and Education Center in Quincy, Florida.  Topics

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