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Tennessee Field Reports: Localized Flooding Causes Damage

Tennessee Field Reports: Localized Flooding Causes Damage

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 13, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County  Rainy weather later part of last week and first part of this week has essentially brought all harvests to a standstill. Expected

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Arkansas: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Winds, Floods

Arkansas: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Winds, Floods

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 19, 2017

USDA has designated Arkansas and Woodruff counties in Arkansas as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused by excessive rain, flash flooding, flooding and high winds that occurred from Aug. 31, 2017, through Sept. 1, 2017. Farmers

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North Carolina: Washington County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Excessive Rains

North Carolina: Washington County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Excessive Rains

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 19, 2017

USDA has designated Washington County in North Carolina as a primary natural disaster area due to losses and damages caused by excessive rains that occurred from Oct. 1, 2016, through July 31, 2017. Farmers and ranchers in Beaufort, Bertie, Chowan, Hyde,

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Kentucky Soybeans: Partially Flooded Fields – What Should You Do?

Kentucky Soybeans: Partially Flooded Fields – What Should You Do?

👤By Chad Lee, University of Kentucky Extension Specialist 🕔Oct 18, 2017

Recent rains partially flooded several soybean fields across Kentucky. The risk of damage to soybeans is more of a concern for green plants. Soybeans that were brown or tan are less likely to be damaged. The following are some general

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Nebraska Soybeans: End of Season Flooding Affects Management, Storage

Nebraska Soybeans: End of Season Flooding Affects Management, Storage

👤By Amy Timmerman, University of Nerbaska-Lincoln Extension Specialist 🕔Oct 17, 2017

October has gotten off to a wet start in most of the state. These rains are beneficial in helping to recharge soil moisture for the 2018 growing season. However, some areas have received more than 8 inches of rain since

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Delaware: Sussex County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Excessive Rains

Delaware: Sussex County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Excessive Rains

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

USDA has designated Sussex County in Delaware as a primary natural disaster area due to losses caused by excessive rainfall that occurred from July 28, 2017, through Sept. 21, 2017. Farmers and ranchers in Kent County in Delaware also qualify

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California: San Joaquin County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Excessive Rains

California: San Joaquin County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Excessive Rains

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

USDA has designated San Joaquin County in California as a primary natural disaster area due to losses and damages caused by excessive rain that occurred from Oct. 1, 2016 through May 1, 2017. Farmers and ranchers in Alameda, Amador, Calaveras,

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Mississippi: 34 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Flooding

Mississippi: 34 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Flooding

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 3, 2017

USDA has designated 34 counties in Mississippi as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused by extreme rainfall, flooding and flash flooding that occurred from April 1, 2017, and continues. Those counties are: Adams George Lamar Smith

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Ohio: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Flooding

Ohio: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Flooding

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 18, 2017

In response to a request from David Drake, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Ohio, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Henry and Van Wert counties in Ohio as primary natural disaster areas due to losses

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Hurricane Damage: FDA Clarifies Rules for Accepting Human or Animal Food Crops

Hurricane Damage: FDA Clarifies Rules for Accepting Human or Animal Food Crops

👤By Ben Mosely, USA Rice 🕔Sep 14, 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration released a statement this afternoon to provide much needed guidance for farmers whose crops are in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey and Irma. Under the original statement issued by FDA last week, it was

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