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

 

 

 


Happy Thanksgiving from our staff!!

  

EDITOR'S PICKS

 

Bt Corn: Single Toxin Varieties Withdrawing from Market   11-15

 

Bt Corn Hybrids : Confirmed Resistance to Western Corn Rootworm – DTN   11-16

 

Clock Ticking on Farm Bill Talks – DTN   11-15

 

Hubbs on Grain: Corn Prices Unimpressed by Smaller Crop   11-12

 

Cleveland on Cotton: China’s Polyester Dump; Pricing – Think Aggressively   11-16

 

Thanksgiving Dinner: Turkey Prices at 10-Year Low   11-15

 

Farm Bill Perspective – How Do Things Stand Following Elections?   11-12

 

Ag Trade: What to Expect from the New NAFTA   11-16

 

Dossett on Rice: Long Way to Planting Time – Anticipate Price Shifts   11-16

 

Farm Business: 6 Reasons to Consider Hiring Military Veterans – DTN   11-12

 

Farm Bill: Sen. Grassley says Southerners Need a More Realistic View – DTN   11-14

 

Montana Court Stalls Keystone XL Pipeline Project, Property Owners Relieved – DTN   11-12  

 

National Wheat Yield Contest Winners Push for Quality – DTN   11-14

  
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MARKETS | MONEY  

 

Farm Business: 7 Financial, Risk Management Suggestions for 2019   11-14

 

Farm Business: Comparing Cash and Accrual Net Farm Income – Case Study   11-14

 

U.S. Rice Market: Rain, Cold, Snow Impedes Final Harvest in Some Areas   11-16

 

Thompson On Cotton: How Much Patience Do You Have?   11-14

 

Moving Grain: Upper Mississippi, Illinois River Return to Normal Operations   11-15

 

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   11-16

 

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   11-16

 

World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged   11-15

 

Wheat: Human Consumption Sets New Record   11-15

 

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   11-13

 

TRADE

 

Ag Trade: Soybeans Seek Additional Markets; Fears Grow for Lasting Impacts   11-15

 

Soybeans: Shedding Light on U.S. Export Variables   11-13

 

USA Rice Works to Overcome Trade Issues with South Korea   11-13

 

WEEDS

 

Dicamba: Kansas Researches Evaluate Effect on Non-Resistant Soybeans   11-15

 

Dicamba: Moving Forward – 7 Label Changes   11-15

 

Minnesota: Palmer Pigweed – A Proactive Management Approach Is Key   11-14

 

PECAN PRICES

 

Georgia Pecans: Dreary Harvest Continues   11-16

 

Georgia Pecans: Righting Leaning Trees vs. Removal – Which Is the Right Option?   11-16

 

Georgia Pecan Prices: Deliveries Light as Harvest Finishes   11-16

 

OTHER NEWS

 

Diesel Prices Down Slightly, Gasoline Drops   11-15

 

Former President Jimmy Carter Joins Georgia Ag Hall of Fame   11-12

 

Cotton: CCI Goals for 2025 Enhanced by the U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol   11-13

 

USDA

 

Oil Crops Outlook: Lagging U.S. Exports To Exacerbate Soybean Surplus   11-13

 

Rice Outlook: U.S. Export Forecast Lowered   11-13

 

Wheat Outlook: Larger China Crop Offsets Reductions Elsewhere   11-13

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WEATHER and CROPS

 

Sawyer on Crops: Georgia Timber Losses – Salvaging Damaged Areas – Podcast   11-16

 

Seasonal Drought Outlook – Dec., Jan., Feb.   11-16

 

Drought Monitor Weekly: Most Deadly Wildfire in California’s History   11-15

 

Florida: Hurricane Emergency Bridge Loans – 8 Points You Need to Know   11-12

 

Florida: Disaster Relief – Properly Documenting Damages   11-12

 

Mississippi: 20 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods   11-16

 

Arkansas: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods   11-16

 

North Carolina: 32 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Florence   11-16

 

Alabama: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Gordon   11-16

 

Oklahoma: Tulsa County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Drought   11-16

 

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CROPS IN THE FIELD

 

Tennessee: Seed Treatment Decisions for 2019 – Podcast   11-15

 

Iowa: 4 Considerations for Improving Soil Health   11-16

 

Conservation: How Cost Efficient Are N Loss Reduction Practices?   11-15

 

Nebraska: Irrigation – Checklist for Winterizing Your Center Pivot   11-13

 

Precision Pesticides – 3 Emerging Technologies   11-13

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Corn and Soybeans

 

Arkansas Soybeans: Cold Unlikely to Speed Harvest; Seed Quality Looks Low   11-16

 

Bt Corn: Single Toxin Varieties Withdrawing from Market   11-15

 

Arkansas Soybeans: Variety Performance Against Southern Root-Knot Nematode   11-14

 

‘Scaring’ Soybeans into Defensive Mode Yields Stronger Seeds – Study   11-13

 

Minnesota Corn: Controlled Release Nitrogen – Another Tool in the Toolbox   11-14

 

Kentucky Soybeans: SCN Management Starts with Soil Sampling   11-14

 

Corn: Bt Trait Table Updated in Time for Seed Selection   11-13

 

Nebraska Corn: Fall Nitrogen – To Apply or Not to Apply?   11-13

 

Nebraska Soybeans: When Does Seed Treatment Pay?   11-13

 

Illinois Soybeans: Stem Zone Lines Do Not Indicate Charcoal Rot   11-12

 

Tennessee Soybeans: SCN Resistance and the Need for Variety Rotation   11-12

 

Cotton

 

North Carolina Cotton: 2019 Weed Management Starts Now – Preemergence Herbicides   11-14

 

Georgia Cotton: Hurricane Michael Impacts on ARC/PLC Decision   11-12

 

Crawfish

 

Louisiana Crawfish: Get Equipment Ready for Harvest   11-13

 

Sorghum

 

South Carolina Sorghum: Company Developing Improved Regional Varieties   11-14        

 

Sugarcane

 

Louisiana Sugarcane: New Record in Sight Despite Difficult Harvest   11-12

 

Rice

 

Arkansas Rice: Variety Decisions for 2019   11-14

 

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