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Ohio: Small Grains Field Day, Wooster, June 13

Ohio: Small Grains Field Day, Wooster, June 13

πŸ‘€By Rory Lewandowski, Ohio State University 🕔May 23, 2017

The OARDC Schaffter Farm located at 3240 Oil City Rd., Wooster, will be the host location for the 2017 Small Grains Field Day scheduled for Tuesday, June 13.Β  Registration is now being accepted for the event which runs from 9:30

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Virginia Field Reports: Planting in Full Swing with Drier Weather

Virginia Field Reports: Planting in Full Swing with Drier Weather

πŸ‘€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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Feed Grain Outlook: 1st Forecast for 2017/18 Lowers Corn Supply and Use

Feed Grain Outlook: 1st Forecast for 2017/18 Lowers Corn Supply and Use

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 15, 2017

Total U.S. corn supply for 2017/18 is projected at 16.4 billion bushels, compared with 16.9 billion in 2016/17. Β Corn acreage is projected at 90.0 acres, down 4 million from last year. Β  Corn food, seed, and industrial (FSI) use in

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Global Markets: Coarse Grains – Abundant Supplies Support Demand

Global Markets: Coarse Grains – Abundant Supplies Support Demand

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

For 2017/18, global corn production is projected down from last year’s record due largely to smaller crops in the United States and China. Global consumption outpaces production as demand expands in light of tighter availabilities for other feed grains, mainly

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Midwest and Plains Weekly Crop Progress – DTN

Midwest and Plains Weekly Crop Progress – DTN

πŸ‘€By Emily Unglesbee and Russ Quinn, DTN Staff Reporters 🕔May 9, 2017

USDA downgraded the winter wheat condition only marginally in its weekly Crop Progress and Conditions report, despite reports of widespread damage from the Plains. Continued wet and cool weather in parts of the Corn Belt continued to hamper fieldwork, and

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Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Continue to Be Beneficial for Some, Hindrance for Others

Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Continue to Be Beneficial for Some, Hindrance for Others

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 8, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 7, 2017. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County Corn planting has come to a stand-still due to frequent rain storms. Can planting can be considered essentially done. Some replanting may

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How Have U.S. Crop Acres Changed Over the Passed 25 Years?

How Have U.S. Crop Acres Changed Over the Passed 25 Years?

πŸ‘€By Gary Schnitkey, University of Illinois 🕔Apr 25, 2017

Over the past 25 years, there have been shifts in crops planted in the United States. Overall, acres in feed grain crops decreased while acres in oilseed crops increased. Feed grain crops losing acres were wheat, oats, barley, and sorghum.

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Michigan: Reducing Production Costs Without Hurting Crop Yields

Michigan: Reducing Production Costs Without Hurting Crop Yields

πŸ‘€By Jim Isleib, Michigan State University 🕔Apr 20, 2017

Fine-tune your fertilizer/manure program If you think soil testing isn’t that important, think again. A systematic whole-farm soil testing program is the backbone of a good crop nutrient plan. Without soil test report information, you can only guess what’s going

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USDA Weekly Crop Progress Report – DTN

USDA Weekly Crop Progress Report – DTN

πŸ‘€By Anthony Greder DTN Managing Editor and Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Apr 18, 2017

After debuting last week at a pace equal to the five-year average, U.S. corn planting progress fell behind normal in USDA’s weekly Crop Progress report released Monday afternoon. USDA estimated 6% of the nation’s corn crop was planted as of

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Minnesota: Evaluating Winter Cereal Stands

Minnesota: Evaluating Winter Cereal Stands

πŸ‘€By Jochum Wiersma, University of Minnesota 🕔Apr 17, 2017

One of the hardest decisions with growing winter wheat or winter barley is evaluating the amount of winter kill and making the decision whether to keep a stand. Winter cereals are planted in the fall and develops in the spring

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