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Midwest, Plains Crop Progress: Harvest Pace Continues to Lag, Wheat Conditions Decline – DTN

Midwest, Plains Crop Progress: Harvest Pace Continues to Lag, Wheat Conditions Decline – DTN

👤By DTN Staff 🕔Nov 15, 2017

Winter wheat conditions fell slightly from the previous week, according to USDA’s latest Crop Progress report released on Monday. USDA estimated that 54% of the winter wheat crop was rated good to excellent, down 1 percentage point from 55% the

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Texas Field Reports: Prices on Wholesale Holiday Turkeys, Hams at 5-Year Low

Texas Field Reports: Prices on Wholesale Holiday Turkeys, Hams at 5-Year Low

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 14, 2017

Consumers could see lower prices on holiday hams and turkeys this year, said Dr. David Anderson, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension economist in College Station. Anderson said wholesale prices on whole turkeys and hams are below the five-year average. Wholesale hams

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Arkansas Field Reports: Harvest Enters Final Leg

Arkansas Field Reports: Harvest Enters Final Leg

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 14, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Ron Matlock, Saline County  “Last week, the weather continued to be very dry, and there was not enough moisture for winter annuals

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Georgia Field Reports: Late Week Rains Aid Cover Crops, Pastures

Georgia Field Reports: Late Week Rains Aid Cover Crops, Pastures

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 14, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. County Comments Brian Maddy, Troup County  Fall fertilization is underway.  Chris Earls, Candler County  Candler County received some rain that should help with the winter crops and grazing. Onion

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Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest Season Just About Wrapped Up

Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest Season Just About Wrapped Up

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 14, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Stephen “Steve” R. Winters, Grenada County  “Ryegrass planting is wrapping up. We received two rain showers last week, totaling a little over

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Louisiana Field Reports: Ideal Conditions for Sugarcane, Ratoon Rice Harvest

Louisiana Field Reports: Ideal Conditions for Sugarcane, Ratoon Rice Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 13, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish  “Sugarcane and second crop rice harvest continued with ideal field conditions, favorable yields have been reported. Warm

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Alabama Field Reports: Peanut Buying Points Running Out of Storage Space

Alabama Field Reports: Peanut Buying Points Running Out of Storage Space

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 13, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 13, 2017. County Comments Willie Durr, Houston County  Peanut harvest is almost over, but with a larger than expected crop some buying points have run out of storage space. Some peanuts

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South Carolina Field Reports: Mostly Good Week for Harvest

South Carolina Field Reports: Mostly Good Week for Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 13, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. County Comments Rusty Skipper, Horry County Good weather in Horry County has been favorable for farmers harvesting cotton and peanut crops. Most all soybeans have dropped leaves and have

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Virginia Field Reports: Cold, Wet Conditions Limit Field Work

Virginia Field Reports: Cold, Wet Conditions Limit Field Work

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 13, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 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) Cool, wet week put

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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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