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Grain TV: Sell Off On Improving Crop Weather

Grain TV: Sell Off On Improving Crop Weather

👤By Grain TV 🕔May 23, 2017

Positive export news this morning was unable to provide support for grains which drifted lower through most of the day. Weather continues to be the main driving factor in the grain markets. The Brazilian corruption investigation also has the market

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Minnesota Soybeans: Delayed Planting? Big Deal — or No?

Minnesota Soybeans: Delayed Planting? Big Deal — or No?

👤By Phyllis Bongar, University of Minnesota 🕔May 23, 2017

As farmers wait for the weather to clear, planting may be further delayed due to increased soil moisture from the recent rains. According to the May 21, 2017 Minnesota Crop report, topsoil moistures were estimated to be 72% adequate, and

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North Dakota Farm Performance Rebounds in 2016

North Dakota Farm Performance Rebounds in 2016

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔May 23, 2017

North Dakota’s farm financial performance exceeded expectations in 2016. The average net farm income of 531 farms in the North Dakota Farm Business Management Program rebounded to $126,752 in 2016, compared with $28,600 in 2015, which was the lowest in

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Iowa: Crops Emerging, but Wet Conditions Hold Up Finishing #Plant17

Iowa: Crops Emerging, but Wet Conditions Hold Up Finishing #Plant17

👤By Rebecca Vittetoe, Iowa State University 🕔May 23, 2017

Currently 92% of Iowa’s corn crop has been planted and 62% of the soybean crop according to Monday’s USDA Crop Progress Report. However, the wet weather across the state has put #Plant17 and other field activities on hold as farmers only had 2.3 suitable

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Neonic Seed Treatments: Yield Benefits vs.Potential Harm – Study Draws Conclusion – DTN

Neonic Seed Treatments: Yield Benefits vs.Potential Harm – Study Draws Conclusion – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔May 23, 2017

Farmers aren’t the only ones buzzing around busily during spring planting season. Honey bees also pick up their foraging pace at this time of year, when pollen sources abound. That spells trouble, according to a new study from Purdue University.

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Mississippi: Auxin Herbicide Field Day, Pontotoc, June 29

Mississippi: Auxin Herbicide Field Day, Pontotoc, June 29

👤By Keri Collins Lewis, Mississippi State University 🕔May 23, 2017

Row crop producers can learn best practices for adding auxin herbicides to their weed control tool box at a field day June 29. The Mississippi State University Extension Service and Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station will host the event

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Kansas State University Researchers Find New Pathogens in Soybean Seeds

Kansas State University Researchers Find New Pathogens in Soybean Seeds

👤By Pat Melgares, Kansas State University 🕔May 23, 2017

A single seed seems so simple. Put it in the ground, give it some care, and you’ve soon grown food. But Chris Little knows better. It’s why he’s spent the better part of the last six years learning more about

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I.D. Weed Seedlings: Common Waterhemp and Palmer Amaranth Differences

I.D. Weed Seedlings: Common Waterhemp and Palmer Amaranth Differences

👤By Amit Jhala, University of Nebraska-Lincoln 🕔May 23, 2017

Growers should be on the lookout for common waterhemp and Palmer amaranth, which typically start emerging in the first or second week of May in Nebraska and continue emerging up to late August. Although both species belong to the Amaranthaceae

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DTN Grain Close: Lower on Low Volume Day

DTN Grain Close: Lower on Low Volume Day

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔May 23, 2017

Corn, soybeans and wheat all closed lower Tuesday, ruled a death by suffocation as virtually no buying interest emerged in spite of a wet seven-day forecast ahead for the eastern Midwest. July soybean oil fell 0.60 after palm oil futures

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DTN Grain Midday: Trade Moves Lower

DTN Grain Midday: Trade Moves Lower

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔May 23, 2017

Trade is lower across the board at midday. CORN Corn trade is 3 cents lower at midday with trade continuing to grind around the recent trading range. The market focus is on near term weather forecasts. Soggy conditions are expected

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