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EDITOR'S PICKS

 

Tariff Realities: Soybean Storage – It’s Coming Up Short – DTN   10-2

 

Farm Business: Gauging Management Skills – 9 Point Check List   10-1

 

Soybean, Corn Stocks – USDA Added Insult to Injury – DTN   10-2

 

Cleveland On Cotton: So Much For Tariffs Or Making Farmers “Whole”   10-5      

 

Soybean Herbicide Tolerant-Trait Systems for 2019 – Breaking it Down – DTN   10-3

 

Ag Economy: Steady Farmland Values Help Insulate Struggling Ag Sector   10-4

 

Herbicide Resistant Weeds – Ag Bots Could be the Answer – Video   10-5

 

Farm Comes Before Party Affiliation; Health Care Big Worry – DTN   10-2

 

Wheat Market: USDA Confirms Ample Supply, Reassures Customers About Availability   10-4

 

Soybean Planting – Brazilian Farmers Anxious Over Trade Tariffs – DTN   10-1

 

Farm Succession – Addressing Fair But Not Equal – DTN   10-1

 

U.S. Rice Market: Futures Have had Good Run   10-5

 

North Dakota: Farmland Values Tested by Rising Interest Rates   10-1

 

Midwest Corn: Tar Spot Disease – 3 Tips for 2019, Start with Hybrid Selection – DTN   10-5

 

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MARKETS | MONEY | TRADE

 

Canada – Trade Deal Wins, Losses Depend on Perspective – DTN   10-5

 

U.S. Rice Sale to Iraq a Shot in the Arm   10-5

 

Thompson On Cotton: Regional Updates, Points Worth Emphasizing   10-4

 

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   10-5

 

DDG Weekly Update: Spot Prices Moving Higher – DTN   10-1 

 

Moving Grains: Soybean Barge Tonnages Lower than Last Year   10-4

 

Ag Trade: Japan Agrees to Talks, Will Rice Get a Seat at the Table?   10-3

 

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   10-5

 

PLC Payment Rates for 2017 Feed Grains, Oilseeds   10-3

 

World Rough Rice Prices Edge Higher   10-3

 

Ag Trade: New NAFTA Announced – What’s in It?   10-2

 

USDA’s Trade Aid Package, Potential Tariff Impacts   10-1

 

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   10-2

 

WEATHER

 

Drought Monitor Weekly: Heavy Rains in Tennessee Valley; Moisture Moves into Southwest   10-4

 

U.S. Drought Outlook Monthly – October   10-2 

  

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WEEDS

 

South Dakota: Palmer Amaranth – A Growing Concern   10-3

 

Grain Sorghum: Advanta Breaks New Ground With Herbicide-Tolerant Technology   10-2

 

Nebraska: Comparing Soybean Competitiveness with Herbicide-Resistant Waterhemp   10-1

 

LIVESTOCK

 

Livestock Markets: Pork Prospects Improve, But Losses Still Loom   10-1

 


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FARM BILL

 

Farm Bill: PLC Yield Updating for Exceptional Drought Counties – Commentary   10-3

 

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CROPS IN THE FIELD

 

Harvest

 

Tariff Realities: Keeping Your Stored Grain Safe – DTN   10-3

 

Grain Storage: Precautions to Avoid Mold Spoilage   10-4

 

Ohio Soybeans: 5 Tips for Harvest, Planning for 2019   10-3

 

Grain Storage: It Starts With Harvest   10-2

 

Ohio Corn Harvest: Stalk Quality Concerns   10-3

 

Tennessee Harvest: The September Rain Delay – Podcast   10-2

 

Cover Crops | Nutrients

 

Fall Fertilizer: Considering P and K Applications   10-3

 

Minnesota Corn: Nitrogen Credits – How Will Soybeans, Cover Crops Affect Next Season?   10-5

 

Alabama Cover Crops: Everything You Need to Know   10-3

 

Ohio: Are Cover Crops for You? – Podcast   10-2

 

Minnesota: Nutrient Management – What is Cation Exchange Capacity? – Podcast   10-1

 

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Corn and Soybeans

 

Tennessee: What’s the Difference Between Nematodes?   10-5

 

North Carolina Soybeans: Velvetbean Caterpillar Defoliation in Piedmont   10-5

 

Michigan Corn: Reducing Impact of Mycotoxins   10-5

 

Corn: Illinois Study Identifies Key Drivers of Corn Photosynthesis   10-5

 

Virginia Soybeans: Early Harvest Reports – Seed Quality Not Good   10-5

 

North Carolina: Soybean Rust Detected in South Carolina, Consider Spraying Late Fields   10-4

 

Ohio Corn: Premature Kernel Sprouting   10-3

 

Louisiana: Soybeans Suffer in Soggy September   10-2

 

Cotton

 

Virginia Cotton: Extended Weather Looks Promising   10-4

 

Virginia Cotton: Hot Sunny Beginning For October   10-2

 

Tennessee Cotton: When Should I Resume Picking?   10-1

 

Grain Sorghum

 

Georgia Sorghum: Crop Heading – Scout for Midge   10-5

 

Peanuts | Pecans

 

Georgia Peanuts: New Irrigation Scheduling Recommendations Save Water, Money, Boost Yields   10-4

 

Rice

 

Texas Rice: Too Much Rain, Look Out for Planthoppers   10-5

 

Wheat

 

Tennessee Wheat: Weed Management Considerations   10-5

   
 

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