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Ohio: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Late Freeze

Ohio: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Late Freeze

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 11, 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 Ashtabula, Geauga and Lake counties in Ohio as primary natural disaster areas due to losses

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Michigan: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Late Freeze

Michigan: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Late Freeze

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 5, 2017

In response to a request from Troy Nichols, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Michigan, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Ionia, Kalamazoo and St. Joseph counties in Michigan as primary natural disaster areas due to

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North Carolina: Richmond County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Spring Freeze

North Carolina: Richmond County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Spring Freeze

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 9, 2017

In response to a request from Lorraine Dillard, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in North Carolina, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Richmond County in North Carolina as a primary natural disaster area due to losses

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Wisconsin: 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Freeze

Wisconsin: 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Freeze

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 30, 2017

In response to a request from Russ Raeder, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Wisconsin, USDA has designated Brown, Calumet, Kewaunee, La Crosse, Manitowoc, Monroe, Outagamie, Ozaukee, Sheboygan and Washington counties in Wisconsin as primary natural disaster

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Georgia: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Freeze

Georgia: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Freeze

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 30, 2017

In response to a request from Dianne Westmoreland, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Georgia, USDA has designated Burke and Wilcox counties in Georgia as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused by freeze

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Georgia: 14 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Freeze

Georgia: 14 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Freeze

👤From USDA 🕔May 17, 2017

In response to a request from Dianne Westmoreland, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Georgia, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 14 counties in Georgia as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused

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Indiana Corn: Assessing Frost, Cold Injury to Young Plants

Indiana Corn: Assessing Frost, Cold Injury to Young Plants

🕔May 12, 2017

The risk of damaging spring frost events is one of the downsides to planting corn earlier than normal, but is one growers often accept when early spring field conditions are otherwise suitable for planting. However, the threat of low temperatures

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Wheat: Late Season Freeze May Cause Traders to Re-Evaluate Short Positions

Wheat: Late Season Freeze May Cause Traders to Re-Evaluate Short Positions

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔May 10, 2017

Last week’s hard red winter wheat tour, sponsored by the U.S. Wheat Quality Council, came on the heels of a heavy snow in western Kansas, highlighting what could be the first significant production threat for wheat this year. The tour

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Kansas Wheat: 40% of State’s Crop Hit by Spring Snow

Kansas Wheat: 40% of State’s Crop Hit by Spring Snow

👤By Mary Lou Peter, Kansas State University 🕔May 9, 2017

As usual, Mother Nature will take her time when it comes to revealing the extent of damage to the wheat crop from the spring blizzard that hit western Kansas at the end of April. The storm dumped as much as

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Texas Panhandle Wheat Escapes Major Damage from Late Snow, Freeze

Texas Panhandle Wheat Escapes Major Damage from Late Snow, Freeze

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔May 9, 2017

Bent and broken but not down for the count – that is the damage report from Texas A&M AgriLife wheat experts after freezing temperatures, high winds and 4 or more inches of snow blasted the crop over a week ago.

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