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Arkansas Field Reports: Soybean Planting Wrapping Up; Early Rice Approaching Boot Stage

Arkansas Field Reports: Soybean Planting Wrapping Up; Early Rice Approaching Boot Stage

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 25, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Branon Thiesse, Craighead County “Dicamba injury continued to show on crops as well as other non-crop plants.” Brent Griffin, Prairie County “Soybean

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Louisiana Field Reports: Cindy Brings More Rain

Louisiana Field Reports: Cindy Brings More Rain

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 25, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Mark Carriere, Pointe Coupee Parish “Rainfall continued to slow fieldwork and prevented producers from timely fungicide applications on soybeans. Pastures remain saturated,

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Georgia Field Reports: Crops Look Good, Rains Delay Final Plantings

Georgia Field Reports: Crops Look Good, Rains Delay Final Plantings

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 26, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 25, 2017. County Comments Greg Bowman, Gordon County Pastures are in great shape. Some have wet spots due to recent rain. Some low-lying cropland was flooded here and there, but we

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North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work, Hinder Root Development

North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work, Hinder Root Development

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 26, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 25, 2017. Extension Comments Janice Nicholson – Rutherford County Extension We have received adequate rain this week. Corn is up and silking in some parts of the county. Wheat is being

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Planting: New 3D Model Predicts Best Practices for Farmers

Planting: New 3D Model Predicts Best Practices for Farmers

👤By Claire Benjamin, University of Illinois 🕔Jun 23, 2017

As farmers survey their fields this summer, several questions come to mind: How many plants germinated per acre? How does altering row spacing affect my yields? Does it make a difference if I plant my rows north to south or

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Georgia Field Reports: Rains Benefit Crops, Cotton Planting Nearly Finished

Georgia Field Reports: Rains Benefit Crops, Cotton Planting Nearly Finished

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 12, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 11, 2017. County Comments Trey Gafnea, Jasper County It has been fairly dry, especially in the latter half of the week, allowing hay production to rev up again. We have not

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Virginia Field Reports: Planting Wrapping Up, Wheat Harvest Underway

Virginia Field Reports: Planting Wrapping Up, Wheat Harvest Underway

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 12, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 11, 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) Good week for making

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Louisiana Field Reports: More Rains, Not Enough Sunshine

Louisiana Field Reports: More Rains, Not Enough Sunshine

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 12, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 11, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Carol Pinnell-Alison, Franklin Parish “Recent rain helped most row crops and pastures and relieved producers from irrigation. Crops look good overall.” Vincent

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North Carolina Field Reports: Field Work Advances Amid Scattered Showers

North Carolina Field Reports: Field Work Advances Amid Scattered Showers

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 12, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 11, 2017. Extension Comments Julia Houck – Ashe-Allgehany County Extension Weather has been good for getting the first cutting of hay made. Corn and tobacco are looking good.  Janice Nicholson –

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Alabama Field Reports: Rains Improve Conditions, Some Wheat Heads Sprouting in Fields

Alabama Field Reports: Rains Improve Conditions, Some Wheat Heads Sprouting in Fields

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 12, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 11, 2017. County Comments Dan Porch, Blount County Rain began this week, but conditions improved and producers were able to finish up the first hay harvest. Row crop plantings continue. Strawberry

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