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AgFax Weed Solutions: Tank Mixing Tips, Dealing With Resistance   2-15


AgFax Tree Crops – California Almond Blooms Still Scarce As Cold Lingers   2-9




Soybeans: Brazil Farmers Plagued by Empty Infrastructure Promises – DTN   2-15


Cotton: Brazil’s Mato Grosso Forecast to Plant 2.71Mln Acres – DTN   2-13




Electric Pickups? Amazon Bets $700 Mln You’ll Be Interested   2-15


Hubbs on Grain: USDA Reports Provide Little Market Support   2-11


Farmland Values Stable For Now but Risks Linger – KC Fed Reserve   2-15


Infrastructure Promises: No Plan or Fix Yet – DTN   2-12


Precision Ag: Is More Data Confusing USDA’s Forecast Accuracy?   2-13


Waterhemp Scores Again – Resistance Found to Herbicide Group – DTN   2-11


Rice Market Needs Long Grain Demand, Iraq Business   2-15


Shurley on Cotton: “Uncertain” is the Buzzword for 2019 Crop   2-15


USDA Grain Stocks – Don’t Get Too Bulled Up – DTN   2-12


Georgia Wild Hogs: Protect Wildlife Feeders with Panel Fencing   2-14


U.S. Cotton Acres Planting Intentions Up 2.9% in 2019, NCC Survey   2-9


Farm Bill: Funding Shifts; CRP Payment Limit Possible  2-13




Drought Monitor Weekly: West Remains Wet; Southern Plains Dry   2-15


Spring Planting Delays Topped by Weather Conditions – DTN   2-12


Cotton: Georgia Still Left Hanging On Hurricane Michael Relief   2-14




Grain Market: Storage Bin Investment, Think Long-Term – DTN   2-15


Farm Income, Global Commodity Trade – USDA Projections to 2028   2-15


U.S. Cotton Outlook, 2019: Trade Tensions are the Wild Card – NCC Report   2-9


Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   2-15


Moving Grain: 2019 Barge Shipments Lower Than Usual   2-14


Corn Prices Shaped by Federal Policy and World Wars – Commentary   2-14


Thompson On Cotton: Too Much Uncertainty Bears On The Market   2-13


Texas: Grain Demand to Remain Strong in 2019   2-12


USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   2-12


Rice Market: International Promotion Funding Tops $5Mln in 2019   2-11




Pistachios: USDA Global Production Forecast Production Rebound   2-15


California: Almond Industry Receives $6Mln for Export Marketing Programs   2-12


Cotton: Californian Named National Cotton Ginner of the Year   2-14


California: Almond Cover Crop Field Day, Winton, March 21   2-12




Weed Control: A New Generation of Scientists, Technology, Ideas – DTN   2-14


Pesticide Label References Available Online   2-13




New Holland Launches Genesis T8 Tractors, PLM Intelligence   2-14


Cotton Council Announces 2019 Officers   2-11


Rice: Two Arkansas-Developed Clearfield Varieties On Tap For 2020   2-12


Cotton Council – New NCC Directors Announced   2-12


Cotton Council – Incoming President Named   2-11


AeroVironment Launches Its Next-Gen Ag-Specific Drone Packages   2-12






Price Loss Coverage Payments: The Impact of Policy Changes on PLC   2-11


Ag Economy: Signs of Strain as Chinese Trade Talks Continue   2-13


New Draft Clean Water Rule – 60-Day Public Comment Begins – DTN   2-15


Crop Insurance: Supplemental Coverage Option – Is It Right for You?   2-13


Mississippi: How Will the Farm Bill Benefit the State’s Ag? – Podcast   2-13


USDA To Host 2018 Farm Bill Implementation Listening Sessions   2-12




Webinar: Legal Checkup on Checkoffs – Current Events, Feb. 20   2-14


Webinar: Making Your 2019 Crop Insurance Decisions, Feb. 19   2-13


Webinar: Global Economy, Trade, and Mother Nature Driving Ag Markets, Feb. 21   2-13




Biofuels: Why Are Ethanol Prices So Low?   2-15


Ethanol: 2018 Record Exports, China Market Closed. What’s Next? – DTN   2-15


Ethanol Sales: USDA to EPA – What About Plan B on E15? – DTN   2-15




6 Steps to Reduce Herbicide Runoff, Leaching   2-14


Arkansas Production 2018: Soy Declined 7%, Peanuts Dropped 25%   2-12


Texas Field Reports: Weather Delays; Lower Corn Stocks 2-12


Cover Crop Seed: The Ins and Outs of Growing and Selling It   2-11




Corn | Soybeans


Georgia Soybeans: SmartIrrigation App Helps Manage Water Use   2-12


Arkansas: Conventional Corn Resurgence; Bt Cotton and Bollworms   2-15


Minnesota Corn: Can Fall Sulfur Application Work for You?   2-15


Iowa Soybeans: Evaluating Foliar Fungicides in 2018   2-13


Iowa Corn: Evaluating Fungicide Efficacy in 2018   2-13


Nebraska Corn: How Does Reducing N Rates Affect Profitability, Nutrient Loss?   2-12


Illinois Corn, Soybeans: How Will Cold Temps Affect Pests, Pathogens?   2-11




Arkansas: Conventional Corn Resurgence; Bt Cotton and Bollworms   2-15


Texas Cotton Quality Reports for Lubbock, Lamesa, Abilene   2-15


North Carolina Cotton: Thrips – Seed Treatment or In-Furrow?   2-15


Industrial Hemp


Florida: Industrial Hemp Pilot Project – Varieties, Planting Recommendations   2-11


Tennessee: Industrial Hemp in High Demand – What You Should Know – Podcast   2-14




Texas Livestock: Forage Sorghum – Viable Option if Sugarcane Aphid Controlled   2-15


Peanuts | Pecans


Georgia Pecans: Pruned Trees – Taking a Look a Year Later   2-15


Georgia Pecans: Tin Fungicide Under Review for Re-Registration   2-14


Texas: Pecan Weevils – Verifying Damaged Nuts   2-12


South Carolina Peanuts: Higher Yields Outpacing Demand   2-11




Louisiana: Sugarcane Acreage Likely to Increase in 2019   2-12




Tobacco: Setters Impress at Southern Farm Show   2-12




North Dakota Wheat: Drought Reduces Midge Populations for 2nd Year   2-13


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