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Wheat Market: USDA Projects Shifting Supplies, Location Will Impact Quality, Availability

Wheat Market: USDA Projects Shifting Supplies, Location Will Impact Quality, Availability

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Oct 19, 2017

USDA expects a lower world wheat production in 2017/18 of 751 million metric tons (MMT) (27.6 billion bushels), down slightly from the record high 754 MMT (27.7 billion bushels) in 2016/17 but 5 percent above the 5-year average. If realized,

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Alabama Wheat: Ryegrass Control Options

Alabama Wheat: Ryegrass Control Options

👤By Joyce Tredaway Ducar, Alabama Cooperative Extension Sepcialist 🕔Oct 18, 2017

​Ryegrass continues to be a problem in wheat each year due to resistance to more herbicides, timing of applications, and weather conditions. Last year, we looked at several herbicides applied delayed-PRE that were promising for ryegrass control but this year

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Ag Loans: Are Past Arguments Against Raising Rates Valid? – Commentary

Ag Loans: Are Past Arguments Against Raising Rates Valid? – Commentary

👤By Harwood D. Schaffer and Daryll E. Ray, Agricultural Policy Analysis Center 🕔Oct 18, 2017

In designing the APAC/TFU supply management program for the 8 major storable crops (barley, corn, cotton, grain sorghum, oats, rice, soybeans, and wheat), the corn loan rate was set at 95 percent of the full US cost of production. The

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Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Return, Slow Harvest

Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Return, Slow Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 15, 2017. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County Good progress has been made on corn harvest. Soybean harvest started, but delayed due to rainfall this week. Cotton harvest beginning in

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North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Delay Harvest, Some Regrowth in Cotton

North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Delay Harvest, Some Regrowth in Cotton

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the week Ending October 15, 2017. Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension Weather conditions returned to warm and relatively dry following the much needed rain late in the precious week. Most of the

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Farm Business: Comparing 2016 ARC-CO and PLC Payments

Farm Business: Comparing 2016 ARC-CO and PLC Payments

👤By Nick Paulson, Gary Schnitkey, Jonathan Coppess, University of Illinois Ag Economists; and Carl Zulauf, Ohio State University, Ag Economist 🕔Oct 17, 2017

The daily article from October 6, 2017 presents a summary of 2016 ARC-CO payments for corn, soybeans, and wheat. Today’s article provides county level estimates of PLC payments for these crops using average program yield data provided by the Farm

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Wheat Outlook: U.S. Production Marginally Higher; Usage Lowered 30 Mln Bushels

Wheat Outlook: U.S. Production Marginally Higher; Usage Lowered 30 Mln Bushels

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

U.S. all-wheat production is raised 1.36 million bushels to 1,741 million this month, following updates reported in the USDA, NASS Small Grains Annual Summary on September 29. Production gains for other spring and durum more than offset a reduction in

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Oklahoma Wheat: Balancing Yield and Protein Content

Oklahoma Wheat: Balancing Yield and Protein Content Updated

👤By Leilana McKindra, Oklahoma State University 🕔Oct 16, 2017

With Oklahoma wheat producers heading into another growing season, the bottom line will be top of mind, as always, and for many, that means focusing squarely on yield, yield, yield. However, doing what it takes to boost the bushels also

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Oklahoma: Winter Crops Herbicide Symptomology Clinic, Stillwater, Nov. 3

Oklahoma: Winter Crops Herbicide Symptomology Clinic, Stillwater, Nov. 3

👤By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University Ag Communications Services 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Agricultural producers looking to be get a firsthand look at key visual symptoms of common herbicides on winter wheat and canola should plan now to attend the Nov. 3 Oklahoma State University Winter Crops Herbicide Symptomology Clinic in Stillwater. There

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Global Markets: Wheat – Australia Frontloads Exports; Global Trade Skyrocketed Over Last Decade

Global Markets: Wheat – Australia Frontloads Exports; Global Trade Skyrocketed Over Last Decade

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 13, 2017

On the heels of a record crop last year, Australia continues to move old-crop supplies in the first quarter of 2017/18 trade year (July-June). Therefore, Australia wheat exports are forecast to remain comparatively high at 20.0 million tons, despite a

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