Alabama: Website Created to Help Navigate Farm Bill
Alabama farmers need a road map to utilize the many programs under the umbrella of the 2014 Farm Bill. The […]
Arkansas Soybeans: Cash Market Closes 29 Cents Lower
An 8 cent weekend loss set the trend for the old crop cash soybean market as price averaged $10.70 on […]
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California: Cotton Showing Good Growth, 25% Open Bolls – USDA
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 31, 2014. WEATHER The State was dominated by the semi-permanent Pacific […]
Colorado: Wet Weather Limits Harvest Progress — USDA
Crop Progress and Condition Report for the week ending Aug. 31 Agricultural Summary Last week, fieldwork was cut short as […]
Delaware Soybeans: Sudden Death Syndrome Popping Up
Over the last two weeks we have been seeing an increase in the number of fields with Sudden Death Syndrome […]
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Florida Grain Sorghum: Alert – Sugarcane Aphids Are Here
We have tentatively identified the sugarcane aphids on sorghum here in Columbia County. I have heard a positive identification has been made […]
Georgia Peanuts: Anything Ready To Dig?
I recently ran the first peanut maturity profiles of the year and the peanuts seem to be maturing as expected. […]
Illinois Corn: Did We Miss Boat on Plant Population This Year?
Though some growers may be wondering if they took full advantage of this year’s high-yielding conditions, a University of Illinois […]
Indiana Corn: A Few Things to Do Before Harvest
I am still hopeful that most of Indiana’s 2014 corn crop will physiologically mature in September and that the bulk […]
Iowa: Frequent Rains Hinder Field Work – USDA
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 31, 2014. Frequent precipitation hindered fieldwork with only 2.3 days suitable […]
Pinnacle Announces the Acquisition of Wellsville’s East Kansas Chemical
Pinnacle Agriculture Holdings, LLC (“Pinnacle”) has acquired East Kansas Chemical (“East Kansas Chemical”). East Kansas Chemical will operate as part […]
Kentucky Soybeans: Poor or No Nodules Found in Many Fields
Several soybeans have turned yellow in the past few weeks and further examination revealed little to no nodules. The problem […]
Louisiana: Rice Farmers Learn Latest on LSU Disease Research
LSU AgCenter scientists held a field tour at the Rice Research Station here on Aug. 26 to discuss their work […]
Michigan: Warmer Temps Needed for Corn — USDA
Crop Progress and Condition Report for the Week Ending Aug. 24 Field Crops There were 5.2 days suitable for fieldwork […]
Minnesota: Soggy Conditions Slow Grain Harvest – USDA
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 31, 2014. Despite 4.0 days suitable for fieldwork, spotty rain and […]
Mississippi Soybeans: Some Fungicides Can Produce Phytoxicity
The response on the plant can vary not only due to the particular variety planted, but also due to the […]
Missouri: Crops Progressing Well – USDA
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 31, 2014. There were 5.0 days suitable for fieldwork during the […]
Nebraska Soybeans: Identify Diseases Correctly
Over the past few weeks we have seen several stem and root rots continuing to develop. As most of these […]
New Mexico: Topsoil Moisture 30% Very Short — USDA
Crop Progress and Condition Report for the week ending Aug. 31 Days suitable for fieldwork were 6.5. Topsoil moisture was […]
North Carolina: Peanut Field Day Slated Sept. 4 in Lewiston-Woodville
North Carolina State University’s Peanut Belt Research Station in Lewiston-Woodville, N.C., will hold its 62nd Annual Peanut Field Day on […]
Grain Storage: Consider Pros, Cons of Alternative Storage Methods
With a considerable amount of last year’s grain crop still in storage, and a bumper crop and low prices this […]
Oklahoma: Peanut and Cotton Field Tour, Fort Cobb, Sept. 23
Oklahoma State University and USDA-Agricultural Research Service will be hosting the Annual Peanut and Cotton Field Tour at the Caddo […]
Pennsylvania Soybeans: Management of Aphids, Grasshoppers
As we have noted in our soybean sentinel reports and previous issues of this newsletter, soybean aphids are present in […]
South Carolina: Crop Production Field Day Set Sept. 25 at Blackville
Clemson University will hold a crop production field day focusing on conservation technologies on Sept. 25, 2014, in Blackville, S.C. […]
Tennessee Cotton: Cool Temperatures Set Crop Back
As of Aug. 26, this cooler than normal year has set cotton back by 166-215 heat units, depending on the […]
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Texas: Randall County Ag Show and Crops Tour Slated Sept. 23
The 38th annual Randall County Ag Show and Crops Tour is scheduled for Sept. 23 in Canyon, according to Dr. […]
Virginia: Corn Harvest Gets Started with Dry Weather – USDA
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 31, 2014. It was a hot and humid week for the […]
Wisconsin: Heavy Showers Slow Fieldwork
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 31, 2014. Frequent rains kept many farmers out of fields this […]
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