AgFax Weekend: June Field Roundup | Ag Committee Examines Disaster Aid

Waterlogged sorghum field. Photo: Celeste Tamez, Texas AgriLife Extension

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Midsouth Cotton: Rain Subsides In Time for Cotton Plant Bug Window   6-25

Southeast Cotton: Be On the Lookout for Plant Bugs   6-25

Southwest Cotton: Pests Are On the Move But Chemicals in Short Supply   6-24


Farmer Reports: Moisture Divide Deepens Between “Haves” and “Have Nots” – DTN   6-26

Ag Committee Examines Disaster Aid – DTN   6-25

Where Did All the Crop Acres Go? Declines in U.S. Plantings Since 2014   6-26

DTN Fertilizer Trends: Only Minor Gains   6-24

Biofuels: Supreme Court Sides With Refiners on RFS – DTN   6-25

Cleveland on Cotton: Market Speculating on Acreage Report   6-26

Dakota Access Pipeline Lawsuit Dismissed – DTN   6-24

CNH Buys Ag Tech Leader Raven – DTN   6-23

Minority Farmer Loan Relief Blocked – DTN   6-25

Illinois: Exploring Characteristics of Higher Profit Farms – 2011 through 2020   6-22

Smithfield Foods Sued on COVID-19 Claims – DTN   6-25


Drought Monitor Weekly: Tropical Storm Brings Needed Rains   6-26

Florida: 4 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Tropical Storm Etna   6-26

Southeast Arkansas: Floods, Storms Cause Over $200Mln in Crop Damage   6-25


Waterhemp: A Multi-State Evaluation of Responses to Dicamba, Glufosinate   6-26


Rice Market Update: All Eyes on June 30 Acreage Report   6-26

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   6-26

Mississippi: Commodity Marketing – What to Know in the Current Climate – Podcast   6-26

Ag Trade: China Makes Large U.S. Soy Purchase, Grants Domestic Subsidies to Grain Farmers   6-26

Distiller’s Grains: Prices Continue Lower on Weaker Corn, Soy Meal – DTN   6-26

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   6-22

Iowa Drought Expands, Stressing Crops – as Soybean, Corn Prices Tumble   6-22

Rice Market: Outside Factors Driving Price Direction   6-21

Thompson on Cotton: Outside Influences Responsible for Recent Volatility   6-21


Fuel Report: Prices Little Changed   6-23


Corn | Soybeans

Mississippi: Flood Damaged Corn Outlook and Nitrogen Management – Podcast   6-26

Alabama Corn: 4 Considerations Before Applying a Fungicide   6-26

Ohio: Double Crop Soybean Recommendations for 2021   6-26

Mississippi Corn: Estimating Nitrogen Loss from the June Flood   6-26

Corn Rootworm: New Website Helps Growers Track This Pest – DTN   6-25

Kentucky Corn: 5 Considerations Before Applying a Fungicide   6-23

Louisiana Soybeans: Diagnosing In-Season Potassium Deficiency   6-23

Corn, Soybeans: Drought Effects on Yields – DTN   6-22

Cotton | Sorghum

Mississippi Cotton: Impact of Effective Thrips Management.   6-26

Texas West Plains Cotton: Few Insects, Lots of Weed Problems   6-25

South Carolina Cotton: Time to Scout for Plant Bugs   6-23

Louisiana Cotton: Plant Bug Identification, Control   6-23

Oklahoma Cotton: Managing Fleahoppers   6-23


Arkansas Rice: Leaf Blast Alert   6-23

Arkansas: Rice Water Weevil Getting Worse   6-21

Rice: Historic Flooding Destroys Thousands of Acres   6-21

Arkansas Rice: Moving into Midseason, Managing Flood Damage   6-21


Florida Peanuts: Worm ID Is Essential for Control   6-23

Florida Peanuts: Crop Starting Strong   6-23


Wheat: Time to Give Spring Wheat Its Last Rites? – DTN   6-22

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