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Louisiana Field Reports: Planting Nearly Finished, Wheat Harvest Picking Up

Louisiana Field Reports: Planting Nearly Finished, Wheat Harvest Picking Up

👤From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Carol-Pinnell-Alison, Franklin Parish “Most of the field corn is tasseling. Received much needed rain over the weekend. Producers preparing to start soybean

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Louisiana: Crawfish Farmer Meeting, Jennings, May 23

Louisiana: Crawfish Farmer Meeting, Jennings, May 23

👤By Mark Shirley, Louisiana State University 🕔May 18, 2017

There will be a meeting at the LSU AgCenter office in Jennings on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 to discuss the impacts of White Spot Syndrome Virus (WSSV) on crawfish production. Over the last few months some farmers have experienced a sudden and

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Louisiana Field Reports: Cool, Wet Conditions Slow Planting, Favor Seedling Disease

Louisiana Field Reports: Cool, Wet Conditions Slow Planting, Favor Seedling Disease

👤From USDA 🕔May 15, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 14, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Richard Letlow, Morehouse Parish “Cool, wet nights have caused instances of Pythium and Rhizoctonia seedling diseases in cotton and soybeans. Early planted

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Louisiana Field Reports: Rains Halt Field Work, Crops Look Mostly Good

Louisiana Field Reports: Rains Halt Field Work, Crops Look Mostly Good

👤From USDA 🕔May 8, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 7, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Justin Dufour, Avoyelles Parish “Two separate storms brought heavy rains and wind that affected most of Avoyelles with accumulations of twelve to

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Louisiana Field Reports: Rains Delay Soybean Planting, Crops Progressing Well

Louisiana Field Reports: Rains Delay Soybean Planting, Crops Progressing Well

👤From USDA 🕔May 1, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 30, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Bruce Garner, West Carroll Parish “Weekend rain, coupled with mid-week rain slowed down soybean planting. The continued rains will push the beginning

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Texas Field Reports: Conditions Good for Crawfish Producers Amid Expanding Market

Texas Field Reports: Conditions Good for Crawfish Producers Amid Expanding Market

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Apr 26, 2017

Texas crawfish producers are expected to have a good year as demand continues to increase in larger markets, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Todd Sink, AgriLife Extension fisheries specialist in College Station, said early reports from

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Louisiana Field Reports: Scattered Showers Slow Planting, Some Areas Very Dry

Louisiana Field Reports: Scattered Showers Slow Planting, Some Areas Very Dry

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 24, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 23, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Bruce Garner, West Carroll Parish “Spotty rain last week slowed soybean planting. Sweet potato beds are looking good. Pastures were looking good

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Louisiana Field Reports: Rice Planting Wrapping Up, Soybeans Take Off

Louisiana Field Reports: Rice Planting Wrapping Up, Soybeans Take Off

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 17, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 16, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Todd Fontenot, Evangeline Parish “Majority of rice has been planted, except for areas that have had heavier rainfall and fields that are

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Louisiana Field Reports: Corn Planting Winds Down, Soybeans, Sorghum Getting Underway

Louisiana Field Reports: Corn Planting Winds Down, Soybeans, Sorghum Getting Underway

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 4, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 2, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents “Corn and early planted soybeans have made excellent progress this week thanks to warm weather. The parish received a timely 1-2 inch

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Louisiana Field Reports: Corn Planting Winding Down, Rice Chugging Along

Louisiana Field Reports: Corn Planting Winding Down, Rice Chugging Along

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 26, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents “Corn planting is complete. Earlier planted corn is up and looking good. Rain the end on last week will be helpful.” Carol

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