Palmer amaranth and waterhemp are two pigweed species that have become problematic in row crop production fields in Texas. Palmer amaranth is widespread in the High Plains, Rio Grande Valley, Coastal Bend and Central Texas regions, whereas waterhemp is predominantly
Recent news from the Trump Administration has sowed confusion about the President’s intentions with respect to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Early this week, President Trump suggested that the United States would pull out of NAFTA. Later in
Preemergence herbicides are a powerful way to prevent weed infestations before they start. To improve their reliability, preemergence herbicides should be incorporated, so here are a few items that should be considered prior to making the application.
While there are plenty of weather concerns for all three crops heading into the weekend, trading was generally quiet and results were mixed on Friday. Corn and soybeans ended modestly lower while all three wheats finished a little higher.
April has been a little warmer and drier than average so far this year, which has allowed a good start to corn planting and some progress in soybean planting. This is expected to change, with above-normal rainfall and below-normal temperatures
Row crops are weaker at midday with wheat mixed. CORN Corn trade is 4 to 5 cents lower at midday with selling picking up during the day session with the extended forecast looking drier. The weather forecast is still expected
As we start to see the soybeans from the last couple rounds of planting emerge, we will begin to notice some planter problems that occurred. These can include skips, blanks spots, and even whole rows missing.
6:00 a.m. CME Globex: July corn was 1 cent lower, July soybeans were fractionally lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 2 cents higher. CME Globex Recap: Once again, grain markets were mixed early Friday morning following a quiet
The White House announced that President Trump will not be issuing an Executive Order to pull out of NAFTA, but will instead seek to renegotiate the agreement instead, which provided support to markets. The updated forecast showed heavier rains expected
t seems that everything that you read about soybean seeding rates is that we are planting too many seed. In general, I agree – at least for full-season soybean. We still seem to have that mindset that it takes 1