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Rose on Cotton: Pickers are Rolling; Buyers Will Start Quality Shopping

Rose on Cotton: Pickers are Rolling; Buyers Will Start Quality Shopping

👤By Louis W. Rose IV, Scott Sivils, Barry Bean - The Rose Report 🕔Oct 20, 2017

Cotton bears were winners on the week as the market continues to grind lower. The Dec contract gave up 174 points while Mar gave away 139, trimming the Dec – Mar inversion to 11 points.   The market was unimpressed with

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Texas: Sugarcane Aphid Management – Late Season Infestation – Video and Conference Presentations

Texas: Sugarcane Aphid Management – Late Season Infestation – Video and Conference Presentations

👤From Sorghum Checkoff 🕔Oct 20, 2017

The Sorghum Checkoff released a new video for sugarcane aphid management focusing on how to treat for the aphid late in the season. Agronomist Brent Bean, Ph.D., shares tips on herbicides, insecticides and how to protect your yield. Watch the

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Texas: Cotton, Grain Risk Management and Marketing Workshop, Victoria, Dec. 5

Texas: Cotton, Grain Risk Management and Marketing Workshop, Victoria, Dec. 5

👤By Blair Fannin, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 19, 2017

A cotton and grain risk management and marketing workshop will be held from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Victoria Educational Gardens Pavilion, 333 Bachelor Drive in Victoria. Cost is $20 at the door and includes lunch. “This is

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Texas Plains: Cotton Needs More Heat Units, Sorghum Still at Risk from Sugarcane Aphids

Texas Plains: Cotton Needs More Heat Units, Sorghum Still at Risk from Sugarcane Aphids

👤By Blayne Reed, Texas AgriLife Extension Agent for Hale, Swisher, and Floyd Counties 🕔Oct 19, 2017

General Status For the past few weeks or so we had been socked in with moisture and cool temperatures, only to finally come out of the pattern into frosty and cold conditions. Finally, we are seeing clear skies and a

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Texas Field Reports: Conditions Cause Concern for High Plains Corn Producers

Texas Field Reports: Conditions Cause Concern for High Plains Corn Producers

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 17, 2017

Corn producers in the High Plains wait out wet weather and potentially problematic conditions as global commodity market conditions worsen for U.S. producers, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Dr. Jourdan Bell, AgriLife Extension agronomist, Amarillo, said rain

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Texas: Pesticide Applicator Continuing Education Course, Canyon, Oct. 25

Texas: Pesticide Applicator Continuing Education Course, Canyon, Oct. 25

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 16, 2017

A continuing education workshop for pesticide applicator license holders will be offered Oct. 25 by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Randall County at the Kuhlman Extension Center, 200 N. Brown Road in Canyon. The training will be from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. and feature

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Cleveland on Cotton: Maybe We’re Misreading Market Intentions

Cleveland on Cotton: Maybe We’re Misreading Market Intentions

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Oct 13, 2017

After finding the USDA October supply demand report initially bearish, cotton prices rebounded on the idea of stronger demand and significant questions with respect to the size of both the U.S. and foreign crops. Indian prices were very strong and

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Crop Progress: Corn, Soybean Harvest Slip Further Behind – DTN

Crop Progress: Corn, Soybean Harvest Slip Further Behind – DTN

👤By DTN Staff 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Corn and soybean harvest continued to slip further behind the average pace during the week ended Oct. 8, according to USDA’s latest Crop Progress report issued Tuesday. The report was delayed from its normal Monday release due to the Columbus

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Texas: Lower Rio Grande Irrigation Conference and Trade Show, Mercedes, Oct. 26

Texas: Lower Rio Grande Irrigation Conference and Trade Show, Mercedes, Oct. 26

👤By Blair Fannin, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 13, 2017

A number of leading irrigation and water management experts will be featured at the 9th Lower Rio Grande Irrigation Conference and Trade Show Oct. 26 at the Rio Grande Valley Showgrounds in Mercedes, along with irrigation company representatives showing the

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Texas: Feral Hog Control Workshop, Coleman, Nov. 1

Texas: Feral Hog Control Workshop, Coleman, Nov. 1

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 12, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Coleman County has set a Feral Hog Control Workshop for 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Goree Expo Center on the Coleman County Rodeo Grounds, Texas Highway 206 and 5th Ave., Coleman.

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