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Editor: Debra L. Ferguson
Associate Editor: Ernst Undesser
Circulation Manager:
Laurie Courtney
  

  

WEEDS

 

Hyper Herbicide Resistance? This Waterhemp Defies 6 Modes Of Action – AgFax   10-19

 

Kochia Gains Cross Resistance To 2 Key Herbicides – AgFax   10-19

 

Herbicides: Australians Facing Slippage With Key Resistance Strategy – AgFax   10-19

 

Minnesota: Palmer Pigweed – Detection, Reporting – Timeliness Is Key   10-19

 

Herbicide Resistance in Annual Bluegrass is Epidemic in Turf Management   10-19

 

EDITOR'S PICKS

 

Weather Forecasters Disagree: NOAA Says Warm Winter – DTN Says Cold Winter   10-19

 

Soybean Pod Shatter – Bad Enough to Scout Before Harvest? – DTN   10-17

 

Corn, Soy, Wheat: ARC-CO Payments for 2017, Outlook for 2018   10-17

 

Soybean Harvest Losses Continue To Mount In Upper Midwest – DTN   10-17

 

Thompson On Cotton: When Will The Market Catch Up With The News?   10-18

 

Arkansas Soybeans: 2nd Year of Poor Seed Quality   10-19

 

Hubbs on Grain: Soybean Price Potential for 2018   10-15

 

Rice: U.S. Complaint Against China’s Producer Subsidies Moves Forward   10-17

 

Trade Talks: U.S. Pushing for Agreements with Japan, EU, UK – DTN   10-18

 

Organic Acres Increase; Non-GMO Acres Decline – DTN   10-17

 

Cotton: Pink Bollworm is Gone After 100-Year Fight   10-19

 

DTN Fertilizer: Farmer Poll – 45% Plan Spring Applications, Not Fall   10-19

 

Tariff Conflict and Other Factors Affecting Farm Production Values   10-17

 

Rice Market: Export Sales Volume Down; Ratoon Growers Watching Weather   10-19

 

Cottonseed Protein One Step Closer as Human Nutrition   10-17

 

THE WEST

 

California Invests Over $100 Mln in Ag Conservation in 2018   10-15

 

California: Conference Will Focus On FARMER Funding For Equipment Replacements   10-19

  
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MARKETS | MONEY | TRADE

 

Wheat Market: U.S. Exports Unchanged, Decreasing Global Production   10-18

 

Rice Outlook: U.S. Crop Forecast at 218.8 Mln Cwt   10-19

 

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   10-19

 

World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged   10-19

 

U.S. Trade Agenda Continues: Japan, EU, and U.K.   10-18

 

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   10-16

 

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   10-19

 

Ag Trade: U.S., China Plan Nov. Talks, Soybean Trade Flows Adjust   10-15

 

THE WEST

 

California Cotton: Upcoming Tour Puts Designers, Textile Industry In Touch With The Crop   10-19

 

WEATHER and CROPS

 

Seasonal Drought Outlook – Nov., Dec., Jan.   10-18

 

Drought Monitor Weekly: Heavy Rains from Michael and Sergio   10-18

 

DTN Adds Spray And Moisture Enhancements To WeatherSentry Ag Edition   10-18

 

Georgia Cotton: Hurricane Michael Impacts ‘Promising’ Crop   10-19

 

Texas West Plains Cotton, Sorghum: Impacts from Monday’s Freeze   10-16

 

Georgia Peanuts: Growers, Buyers Assessing Damage, “Worst Disaster in 30 Years”   10-19

 

Georgia Farmers Face $2 Bln in Losses from Michael   10-19

 

DESIGNATED DISASTER STATES

 

Colorado: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought   10-19

 

Missouri: Cass County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Drought   10-19

 

North Dakota: 6 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought   10-19

 

Georgia: Disaster Assistance Programs – Everything You Need to Know   10-16

 

Georgia: Hurricane Assistance Available for 7 Additional Counties   10-17

 

Texas: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   10-15

 

Ohio: Holmes County Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Flooding   10-15

 

Missouri: 8 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought   10-15

 

Colorado: 7 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought   10-15

 

Iowa: Wayne County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Drought   10-15

 

Kansas: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought   10-15

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FARM BILL | POLICY

 

Farm Policy: Expiration of the 2014 Farm Bill, CRS Report   10-19

 

Farm Bill Stalemate: Conservation Concerns   10-18

 

WOTUS: Will Ongoing Legal Wrangling All Be Decided In This Federal Court? – DTN   10-17

 

Food Production is Not Growing Fast Enough – DTN   10-18

 

EPA Changes Coming – E15 Ethanol Rule, WOTUS, Air Emissions – DTN   10-18

 

OTHER NEWS

 

Outdoors: Soil Disking Can Improve Wildlife Food, Habitats   10-19

 

Moving Grain: Barge Traffic Slowed by Flooding Along Upper Mississippi   10-18

 

Mississippi Pumpkins: Summer Weather Provided Good Crop Conditions   10-19

 

Louisiana: ‘Big Data’ Presents New Opportunities, Challenges in Ag   10-16

 

Cotton: Clemson Studies Using Robots for Harvest   10-15

 

Texas: CRP Risk Management Decision Aid Available   10-15

 

USDA OUTLOOK

 

Cotton Outlook: China Leads World Stocks Decline   10-19

 

Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Growers Face Mounting Storage Issues   10-19

 

Wheat Outlook: Global Supplies Tighter on Reduced Australian, Russian Production   10-19

 

LIVESTOCK

 

Winter Grazing Prospects Look Bright In Southern Plains – DTN   10-17

 

Georgia: Hurricane Relief – Livestock Mortality and Carcass Disposal   10-16

 

EVENTS UPDATE Click here for a complete list of upcoming events.

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CROPS IN THE FIELD

 

Cover Crops | Soil

 

Kentucky Cover Crops: Ryegrass Helps Break Up Fragipan Layers   10-17

 

Arkansas: Cover Crop Seeding Rate, Establishment Guidelines   10-15

 

Corn and Soybeans

 

Drought Tolerant Soybeans: Arkansas Researchers Find Genetic Markers   10-17

 

Louisiana Soybeans: 2018 Core Block Yield Data   10-18

 

Missouri Soybeans: Dry Summer, Wet Fall – How Will It Affect the Crop?   10-18

 

Minnesota Corn: Consider Options Before Applying Fall Nitrogen   10-18

 

Iowa Corn: Mycotoxins and Crop Deterioration   10-18

 

Arkansas Soybeans, Cotton: Continuing Rains String Harvest Along   10-17

 

Iowa Soybeans: Top 3 Diseases of 2018   10-17

 

Nebraska Corn: Stalk, Grain Quality Decline in Wet Weather   10-17

 

Soybeans: Better Storage Starts with Harvest Moisture   10-17

 

Grain Storage: Pros, Cons of Alternative Methods   10-17

 

Kansas Soybeans: Conditions Before Harvest – Pod Shattering   10-17

 

Minnesota Soybeans: Storing, Drying, Handling Wet Crops   10-17

 

Ohio Corn: Harvest Delays Impact Crop Performance   10-16

 

North Dakota Soybeans: Tips for Drying, Storing Your Crop   10-15

 

Cotton

 

Tennessee Cotton: Harvest Issues – Wet Conditions, Regrowth, Quality Concerns – Podcast   10-19

 

Mississippi Cotton: Rapid Detection Method from Infected Plant Material   10-19

 

Georgia Cotton: Hurricane Michael Impacts ‘Promising’ Crop   10-19

 

Texas West Plains Cotton, Sorghum: Impacts from Monday’s Freeze   10-16

 

Peanuts | Pecans

 

Arkansas Peanuts: Avoiding Cold Injury   10-19

 

Sawyer on Crops: Pecan Injury – What Are We Looking At?   10-19

 

Georgia Pecans: Preliminary Acreage, Crop Loss Values from Michael   10-17

 

Georgia Pecans: Hurricane Michael Leaves Mark on Industry   10-17

 

Rice

 

Rice: New Study May Lead to More Heat-Tolerant Varieties   10-18

 

Wheat | Small Grains

 

Georgia Wheat: McMichen Wins Yield Contest Thanks to Extension Audit   10-19

 

Pennsylvania Wheat, Barley: Fall Herbicide Options   10-19

 

Alabama Wheat: 22 Production Practices for High Yields   10-19

 

Oklahoma Alfalfa: Fall Army Worms are Here Until We Get a Frost   10-15

 

Michigan Wheat: Late Planting Suggestions   10-18

 

Ohio Wheat: Delayed Planting – What Should You Do?   10-16

 

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