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AGFAX ENEWS

 

Rice: Big Chunk Of Coastal Harvest Completed, Combines Running In Delta – AgFax   8-17

 

Cotton – Delta States – More Bolls Popping, Early Defoliation About To Start – AgFax Midsouth Cotton   8-16

 

Cotton – Southeast – Bolls Opening But Season Far From Over – AgFax   8-16

 

Cotton – Southwest – Yield Surprises | Bollworm Alert | Million Dollar Rain – AgFax   8-15

 

EDITOR'S PICKS

 

Corn, Soybeans: What Are Harvest Prices Looking Like?   8-16

 

Vip3a – Only Bt Trait Without Insect Resistance – How Long Will it Last? – DTN   8-14

 

Cleveland on Cotton: The Thrill is Gone. What’s Next?   8-17

 

Ag Tariffs: Expect Price Drop in Order to Attract Buyers from Other Countries   8-17

 

Emergency Payments for Farmers: Déjà vu All Over Again – Commentary   8-16

 

Dossett On Rice: Iraq Tender Puts Some Good News In Play   8-17

 

USDA Reports Update: Corn, Soybean Yields Raised – DTN   8-14

 

Farmers and the Producers Price Index, a Double-Edged Sword – DTN   8-16

 

Soybean Cyst Nematodes: They Keep Evolving – How and Why?   8-16

 

DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends – Wait-and-See Approach on Fall Buying   8-17

 

Farm Trucks: Senate’s 1-Year Extension – Electronic Logging for Livestock, Live Insects – DTN   8-14

 

Ethanol: 6 states Produce 72% of U.S. Ethanol   8-15

 

Nebraska – South Dakota Bin Busters: Corn, Soy Digital Yield Forecasts – DTN   8-16

 

WEEDS

 

Iowa: Dicamba – Xtend Farmers Happy, Others Not So Much   8-17

 

Nebraska Soybeans: Dicamba’s Effect on Soybean Node Numbers   8-15

 

Nebraska Soybeans: Dicamba Injury, Someone Call CSI   8-15

  

 

MARKETS | MONEY  

 

Indiana: Farmland Values Increase, Says Purdue Survey   8-17

 

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   8-17

 

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   8-17

 

Midwest Corn, Soybeans: Online Tool Helps Mitigate Risk in Uncertain Market   8-15

 

Thompson On Cotton: Demand Is Good; How Accurate Are USDA’s Numbers?   8-15

 

World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged   8-15

 

DDG Weekly Update: Prices Higher on Truck Shortage – DTN   8-14

 

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   8-14

 

USDA REPORTS - Scroll to bottom.

 

TRADE | POLICY

 

USDA Trade Assistance: Still Waiting on the Details   8-16

 

Trade Issue: Sugar Market Not So Sweet – DTN   8-15

 

THE WEST

 

California Almonds: What To Expect From Third NOW Flight In Upper SJV   8-13

 

Fruit, Nut Tariffs Estimated to Cost $3.4 Bln Annually   8-15

 

California Almonds: Sterile Tech to Battle Naval Orangeworm – It Worked on Pink Bollworm   8-16

 

California Olive Ranch Marks 20 Years with Largest Olive Tree Planting in State   8-15

 

California Cotton: Total Acreage Down from 2017   8-15

 

California Cotton: Silverleaf Whitefly, Aphid Numbers Low   8-14

 

California: Advances in On-Farm Water Management – Video   8-14

 

WEATHER

 

Drought Outlook Seasonal – Sep., Oct., Nov.   8-16

 

Drought Monitor Weekly: Some Wet Spots but Mostly Dry   8-16

 

Wheat Production: Drought Takes Toll on EU and Australian Crops   8-14

 

Texas: Zavala County Designated Natural Disaster Area for Drought   8-13

 

Kansas: 8 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought   8-13

 

Oklahoma: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas for Drought   8-13

 

Missouri: 25 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought   8-13

 

Iowa: Davis County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Drought   8-1

 

INDUSTRY

 

Michigan-Based Tillerman Seeds Makes Second Acquisition   8-13

 

  

Corn earworm on blooming soybean plant.
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IN THE FIELD

 

Minnesota: Fall Manure Applications – 8 Things to Keep in Mind   8-16

 

Cover Crops: Cereal Rye – Weighing the Costs vs. Benefits   8-15

 

Corn | Soybeans

 

Mississippi: Soybean Looper Management – Podcast   8-17

 

Minnesota Soybeans: Farmers Asked for Assistance with Sudden Death Syndrome Samples   8-17

 

Minnesota Corn: Living Mulch – Kura Clover Improves Yields, Reduces Nitrogen Input   8-17

 

Midwest Corn, Soy: DTN’s Digital Crop Yield Tour Begins   8-15

 

Kentucky Corn: Current Yield Prediction Might Be High   8-15

 

Arkansas: Soybean College Focuses on Importance of Identification   8-14

 

Nebraska: How to Schedule Your Final Irrigation Rounds   8-13

 

Mississippi Soybeans: How To Gain The Best Head Start With Desiccants   8-14

 

Iowa Soybeans: Frogeye Leaf Spot Making an Appearance   8-13

 

Corn, Soybeans: Large Yield Forecasts Hurt Price Prospects   8-13

 

Nebraska: Drought-Stressed Corn – A Feed Opportunity   8-13

 

Nebraska Soybeans: Scouting for Stem Borer Damage   8-13

 

Cotton

 

South Carolina: Check For Stink Bugs In Cotton, Worms In Beans   8-17

 

Mississippi Cotton: 3 Upcoming Defoliation Training Sessions   8-17

 

Tennessee Cotton: Increased Reports of Boll Cavitation   8-17

 

Arkansas Cotton: Insecticide Termination Rules   8-17

 

Sawyer on Crops: Cotton Diseases – Target Spot and Areolate Mildew – Podcast   8-16

 

Georgia Cotton: Think of Beneficials Before Spraying   8-16

 

Mississippi Cotton: Irrigation Termination   8-13

 

Georgia Cotton: Fight for Square Retention   8-16

 

Northern Alabama: Shallow Hardpan Robbing Growers of Yields, Profits   8-14

 

Tennessee: Cotton Tour Field Day, Jackson, Sept. 5

 

Peanuts | Pecans

 

Fruit, Nut Tariffs Estimated to Cost $3.4 Bln Annually   8-15

 

Arkansas Peanuts: Late Season Irrigation Scheduling and Pod Rots   8-17

 

Rice

 

Mississippi: Rice Approaches Harvest with Increases Over 2017   8-17

 

Mississippi: Rice Research – What’s in the Works? – Podcast   8-17

 

Louisiana Rice: Yields Still Great But Slip A Bit   8-16

 

Rice: Interest In Provisia System Draws Crowd For Horizon Ag Field Day   8-15

 

Arkansas Row Rice: Insect Problems Emerge as Acreage Increases   8-13

 

Arkansas: Stuttgart Rice Field Day Draws Over 500   8-13

 

Wheat

 

Kansas Wheat: Evaluating Performance, Making Variety Selections for 2019   8-17

 

Oklahoma Winter Wheat: Planting Date and Seeding Rate Considerations   8-15

 

USDA REPORTS

 

Cotton Outlook: U.S. Product Trade Rising in 2018   8-16

 

Rice Outlook: U.S. 2018/19 Crop Forecast Lowered 1%   8-16

 

Oil Crops Outlook: Higher U.S. Soybean Yields Swell Crop Supplies   8-16

 

Wheat Outlook: Global Production Down Sharply ; U.S. Exports Lifted   8-16

 

Global Markets: Cotton – Highest U.S. Exports in Over a Decade   8-14

 

Global Markets: Corn – Ukraine’s Exports Trend Up   8-14

 

Global Markets: Rice – Smallest Share of U.S. Imports into Mexico Since Pre-NAFTA   8-14

 

Global Markets: Wheat – Tightening Supplies Ripple Through Global Commodity Markets   8-14

 

Global Markets: Oilseeds – Soybean Meal Import Prospects Higher, Weather Damages EU Crops   8-14

  


 

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