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Mississippi Corn: How to Enhance Harvest Efficiency and Success

Mississippi Corn: How to Enhance Harvest Efficiency and Success

👤By Erick Larson, Mississippi State University Extension Grain Specialist 🕔Aug 16, 2017

Corn harvest should ramp up quickly as soon as some sunshine returns and muddy fields dry up enough to allow progress. Although early corn harvest reports indicate we have a big crop on hand, we need to successfully get it

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Louisiana Corn: Weather Slows Promising Harvest

Louisiana Corn: Weather Slows Promising Harvest

👤By Craig Gautreaux, LSU AgCenter 🕔Aug 10, 2017

Louisiana corn farmers are harvesting what could be a record corn crop — when the weather allows them to run their combines through the fields. Rain showers, particularly in the afternoon, have been plaguing farmers recently. Still, many farmers are

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South Carolina Corn: Harvest Underway in the Pee Dee, Yields Look Good

South Carolina Corn: Harvest Underway in the Pee Dee, Yields Look Good

👤By Justin Ballew, Clemson University Agronomist 🕔Aug 8, 2017

A fair amount of corn was harvested last week.  Yields are looking good so far and we hope that trend continues. Rains are moving in this week and we are forecast to get 2-3 inches over the next 5 days

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Texas Field Reports: Panhandle Cotton Looks Good Following Timely Rains

Texas Field Reports: Panhandle Cotton Looks Good Following Timely Rains

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Aug 8, 2017

Despite a poor start to the cotton season in the Panhandle, timely and widespread rains arrived in time for flowering and boll development, putting fields on track for a good season, said two Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Dr.

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South Carolina Field Reports: Early Corn Harvested as Weather Permits

South Carolina Field Reports: Early Corn Harvested as Weather Permits

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 7, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 6, 2017. County Comments Morris Warner, Oconee County  Rain is needed across the county. Crops are beginning to show stress. Pastures are still in good shape though.  Rusty Skipper, Horry County 

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North Carolina Field Reports: Early Corn Harvest Begins; Watch for Pod Feeders in Soybeans

North Carolina Field Reports: Early Corn Harvest Begins; Watch for Pod Feeders in Soybeans

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 7, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 7, 2017. Extension Comments Robert Hawk – Swain County Extension Good weather over last week with near average temperatures. Across the two counties of Jackson and Swain, approximately .75″ of rainfall,

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Mississippi Field Reports: Corn Harvest Begins, Heavy Insect Pressure in Some Soybeans, Cotton

Mississippi Field Reports: Corn Harvest Begins, Heavy Insect Pressure in Some Soybeans, Cotton

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 1, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 30, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Dr. Bill Burdine, Union County “Southern Rust and Leaf Blight are showing up in corn, but this shouldn’t cause much damage as

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North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Begins for Early Corn, Dry Conditions Affecting Crops

North Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Begins for Early Corn, Dry Conditions Affecting Crops

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 1, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 30, 2017. Extension Comments Robert Hawk – Swain County Extension Weather was near normal with approximately 1″ of rainfall for the period with warm temperatures, which were near normal. Stanley Holloway

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Georgia Field Reports: Corn Harvest Begins, Heavy Insect Pressure

Georgia Field Reports: Corn Harvest Begins, Heavy Insect Pressure

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 1, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 30, 2017. County Comments Monte Stephens, Oconee County  Sorghum has aphids. Soil moisture needs to increase.  Chris Earls, Candler County  We received some decent rain last week. A few fields still

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Louisiana Field Reports: Early Corn Harvest Begins, Rains Continue to Slow Field Work

Louisiana Field Reports: Early Corn Harvest Begins, Rains Continue to Slow Field Work

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 25, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 23, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Mark Carriere, Pointe Coupee Parish “Untimely rains continued to slow all fieldwork across the parish. Some corn producers began to harvest early

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