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Dicamba In 2019 – Enough Qualified Applicators For New Regs? – AgFax Weed Solutions   1-18




Ag Lenders to Politicians: Farmers Need Govt. Up and Running ASAP – DTN   1-18


USDA: FSA Staff Opens the Doors, Limited Agenda Over 3 Days – DTN   1-17


Update: A Report Day Without USDA – DTN   1-15


No USDA Reports – It’s Not the End of the World – DTN   1-14


Shutdown Impacting USDA Data, Programs – Market Signals Missing   1-14




New Farm Bill Gives 11 States with Heirs Property Act a Boost – DTN   1-17


Grain Marketing Mind Game – 4 Tips for Reducing Anxiety   1-17


Industrial Hemp was Popular Subject at American Farm Bureau Meeting – DTN   1-1


Cleveland On Cotton: A Week Of Rumors (Also, Thanks USDA Staffers)   1-18


Hubbs on Grain: Soybean Price Uncertainty   1-14


Dicamba Lawsuit Dismissed but Door Still Open – DTN   1-15


What’s Impacting Farmers now and later? 3 Items – Commentary   1-15


Rice: Japan Gives Australia New Quota – U.S. Left Out in the Cold   1-15


Ag Economy: Commodity Prices Higher; Government, Trade Uncertainty – Fed Beige Book   1-18


Pres. Trump Rejuvenated by Farm Bureau Audience Enthusiasm – DTN   1-16


Grain Prices: Are We Facing the “New Normal”?   1-14


Biofuels: Have Small Refinery Exemptions Destroyed E85 Demand?   1-17


Farmland Markets: Headwinds, Tailwinds, and Long Term Prospects   1-14


GMO Food Opponents Know Less Than They Think, Research Finds   1-14




Corn Belt Livestock Producers Prepare for Storm – DTN   1-18


Seasonal Drought Outlook – Feb., March, April   1-18


Drought Monitor Weekly: Widespread Heavy Snows, Rain   1-18


South Carolina: Above Average Rainfall Breaks Annual State Record   1-18


Virginia: 2018’s Wet Weather Still Impacting Farm Fields   1-14




California Walnuts: In A Lean Price Year, 3 Possible Ways To Economize   1-15


California Almonds: Bloom Diseases – A Quick Overview   1-14


California Walnuts: Irrigation – How Early In 2019?   1-12




Corn Market: Closeup View of the Crop’s Diversified Customer Base – DTN   1-17


Webinar: Ag Market Outlook Under New Farm Bill, Jan. 24   


Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   1-18


Cotton Market and Farm Bill Update Webinar – Video Now Online   1-18


Rice: Evaluating the Central America-Dominican Republic-U.S. Free Trade Agreement   1-17


Barchart Transitions Long-Standing Commodity Research Bureau To New Platform   1-17


Rice Market: Concerns for U.S. Exports Following Brexit Vote   1-16


Illinois Grain Farms Should Expect Negative Incomes in 2019   1-16






Mississippi: Research Focuses on Cover Crops Plus Organic Certification   1-16


Clemson Seeks State Funding to Improve Extension Program   1-18


Peanut Butter: A Brief History in Honor of National Peanut Butter Day   1-17


Florida: UF is 5th Best Online Program, Offers 2 Ag-Related Majors   1-15


Tennessee Scientist Named Extension Cotton Specialist of the Year   1-15




Farmers Under Fire: Trial Lawyers’ Attack on Agriculture – Podcast   1-16


Farm Labor: Bill to Provide Legal Status to Immigrant Workers   1-18


U.S. Grain “Could Lose” China Even If Tariffs Go Away 1-14




Corteva Launches Enlist E3 Soybeans and Qrome Corn Products   1-17


Precision Planting Rolls Out New Products, Updates   1-15


Soybeans: Helm Agro Introduces Zone Elite Pre Herbicide   1-15


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Corn | Soybeans


Louisiana Soybeans: Variety Response to Taproot Decline   1-18


Mississippi Soybeans: Weather Impacts on Crop Preparation – Podcast   1-17


Corn: Mutant Red Pigments May Have Plant Breeding Implications   1-18


Minnesota Soybeans: Aphid-Resistant Varieties Updated for 2019   1-15


Ohio Corn: Extensive Spread of Vomitoxin Could Affect 2019 Crop   1-14




Virginia Cotton: 2019 Variety Report Card Coming Soon   1-15




Louisiana Crawfish: Harvest Off to Slow Start; Monitor Bait Costs   1-15




Hay: Rainy Year Affects Production – Prices Keep Rising – DTN   1-14


Sawyer on Crops: Pastures – To Burn or Not to Burn? – Podcast   1-16


Missouri Livestock: Trick Your Cows into Calving in Daylight Hours   1-14


Pecans | Peanuts


Western Region Pecans: Light Buying Interest as Season Winds Down   1-18


Georgia Pecans: Emergency Disaster Relief Available for Debris Cleanup   1-18


Georgia Peanut Farm Show – A Day of Education and Awards   1-18




Mississippi: Growing Furrow Irrigated Rice – What Have We Learned?   1-18


Arkansas Rice: Loyant – What Have We Learned from Last Year?   1-14


Southwest Louisiana Rice Clinics Prepare Growers for 2019   1-14


Sweet Potatoes


South Carolina: Sweet Potato Weevil, Benghal Dayflower Quarantine Areas Increased   1-16




Oklahoma Wheat: Varietal Responses to Super Late Emergence   1-15


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