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Texas Field Reports: Low Grain Prices Bad for Farmers, Good for Livestock Producers

Texas Field Reports: Low Grain Prices Bad for Farmers, Good for Livestock Producers

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 28, 2017

Plentiful grain supplies likely mean low crop prices for farmers but lower costs for livestock producers looking for feed options through winter, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist. Dr. Mark Welch, AgriLife Extension grains marketing economist, College Station, said

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Tennessee Field Reports: Excellent Weather for Harvest and Planting

Tennessee Field Reports: Excellent Weather for Harvest and Planting

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 26, 2017. County Agent Comments Jeff Via, Fayette County The farmers in Fayette County are about to complete harvest for the year. We still have some cotton and beans to go.

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North Carolina Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Wrapping Up, Yields All Over

North Carolina Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Wrapping Up, Yields All Over

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 26, 2017. Extension Commentary Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension Weather conditions for the week were mostly dry and cool with low temperatures primarily in the lower 30’s – upper 20’s.

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Alabama Field Reports: Harvest Season Winding Down

Alabama Field Reports: Harvest Season Winding Down

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 26, 2017. County Comments Dan Porch, Blount County Great weather this past week for fieldwork. However, we are beginning to get fairly dry across the area and could use a rain

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Virginia Field Reports: Good Weather Speeds Along Soybean Harvest

Virginia Field Reports: Good Weather Speeds Along Soybean Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 26, 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) Seasonal weather for the

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Texas Field Reports: Catfish Production Down but Producers Faring Well

Texas Field Reports: Catfish Production Down but Producers Faring Well

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 21, 2017

Texas catfish production is down, but that’s not bad news for fish producers around the state, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Todd Sink, AgriLife Extension fisheries specialist, College Station, said Texas catfish producers were slowly entering

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Kentucky Corn, Soybeans: Recommendations for Late Season Harvest

Kentucky Corn, Soybeans: Recommendations for Late Season Harvest

👤By Sam McNeill, University of Kentucky Extension Agricultural Engineer 🕔Nov 21, 2017

Estimates indicate that nearly 10% of the corn crop and 30% of the soybean crop in Kentucky are yet to be harvested, which is behind previous years but typically seen across the US grain belt this year. Field drying has

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Ohio: Precision Ag – Making Use of Yield Data for Post-Harvest Analysis

Ohio: Precision Ag – Making Use of Yield Data for Post-Harvest Analysis

👤By Elizabeth Hawkins, Kaylee Port, and John Fulton, Ohio State University Extension Specialists 🕔Nov 21, 2017

As the number of tools and services utilizing precision ag data to aide in decision making continues to increase, the importance of having quality data is also increasing. Most producers understand the importance of yield monitor calibration for generating accurate

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South Carolina Field Reports: Drier Conditions Speed Harvest Towards Close

South Carolina Field Reports: Drier Conditions Speed Harvest Towards Close

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 21, 2017

Crop Progress and Conditions for the Week Ending November 19, 2017. General Comments Kyle Daniel, Georgetown County Much drier field conditions have allowed for major progress in fieldwork. Peanut harvest is winding down with fair to good yields. Soybean harvest

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Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest Nearly Complete as 1st Frost Hits

Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest Nearly Complete as 1st Frost Hits

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 21, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 19, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Jimbo Burkhalter, Tallahatchie County “Cotton harvest is down to 7-10 days of being complete. Harvest weather has been favorable throughout the harvest

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