Nebraska Corn Disease: Southern Rust Confirmed in 12-Plus Counties

🕔Jul 31, 2017Southern Rust Update Southern corn rust has now been confirmed in more than a dozen Nebraska counties in eastern and south central Nebraska. The furthest north the disease has been confirmed is […]

Mississippi Cotton, Soybeans: Heavy Bollworm Numbers; Sprays Issues Likely NOT from Resistance

🕔Jul 31, 2017Bollworms have certainly been the hot topic in cotton and later planted soybeans this year. This flight started in some areas the week of July 4th and peaked in the […]

Flint on Crops: Don’t Give Up on Cotton – Commentary

🕔Jul 31, 2017There is a good reason why cotton became king in this part of the world many years ago. That reason was (and still is) that if you keep giving it […]

Texas Sorghum: Sugarcane Aphids Spread in Panhandle

🕔Jul 31, 2017The crop consultant, Mr. Jess McGee, that found sugarcane aphids in a field in Donley County has now found sugarcane aphids in a field in Gray County. Also, Dr. Brent […]

DTN Livestock Open: Futures Face Defensive Undertone

🕔Jul 31, 2017The cattle complex seems likely to open lower, pressured by follow-through selling and nervousness regarding August fundamentals. Lean hog contracts should also open on the defensive, checked by faltering carcass […]

DTN Grain Open: Not a Good Weekend

🕔Jul 31, 20176:00 a.m. CME Globex: December corn was 5 cents lower, November soybeans were 12 cents lower, and September Minneapolis (HRS) wheat was 8 cents lower. CME Globex Recap: Grain and […]

Arkansas Rice: When To Drain, When to Drain?

🕔Jul 30, 2017We need a break from the daytime and (especially) the nighttime heat – and it looks like we’re in for it. If the current forecast holds, a lot of this […]

California Almonds: Harvest Starts, Mites Linger – AgFax

🕔Jul 29, 2017Spider mite treatments continue in parts of our coverage area. As our contacts in the lower half of the SJV tell us, mite pressure hasn’t come close to what they dealt […]

AgFax Weekend: Ag Biz Stocks Down; AGCO to Buy Precision Planting

🕔Jul 28, 2017This week’s AgFax Weekend – Ag Biz Stocks Down; AGCO to Buy Precision Planting; Farm Bill Rumblings in Senate; and more.

Arkansas: Dicamba Field Day, Keiser, Aug. 8

🕔Jul 28, 2017University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture weed scientists will be tackling one of the most heated issues in Arkansas agriculture – dicamba – at the Aug. 8 field day […]

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