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$20 Soybeans Might Justify Seed Treatments, New Study – DTN   9-10


Clean Water Act Rule Is Dead – DTN   9-13


Corn One Step Closer to Bacterial Leaf Streak Resistance   9-13


Biden’s Plan to Revitalize Rural America – Commentary   9-13


Nitrogen Reduction Practices May Be Affected by Climate Changes   9-13


Aug. Ag Equipment Sales Rose Over Last Year   9-11


Dossett on Rice: Harvest in Full Swing, Mixed Yields   9-13


Biofuel Blending Waivers – Another Side Of The Story   9-10


Ag Economy: Trade Continues to Hurt Farmers; Direct Payments to Increase   9-11


Bankruptcy: Are Taxes Dischargeable?   9-9


Trump’s Biofuels Plan Falls Short of Expectations   9-9


Cargill Faces Fire Over Amazon – DTN   9-10




California Pistachios: Delving Into Leaf Scorch In Golden Hills Variety   9-9




Drought Monitor Weekly: Hot and Dry but Some Wet Spots   9-13


USDA Resources Available for Farmers Hurt by 2018, 2019 Disasters   9-10


Tennessee: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods   9-10


Alabama: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   9-10


Ohio: 7 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods   9-10


Florida: Holmes County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Drought   9-10


Texas: 4 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought   9-10


Pennsylvania: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods   9-10


Indiana: 72 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods   9-10


U.S. Drought Outlook Monthly – Sept.   9-9


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USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   9-13


Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   9-13


USDA Reports: No Game Changer – DTN   9-13


Moving Grain: Columbia River Barge Traffic Halted   9-13


Rice Market: Futures Jump on Bullish WASDE   9-12


World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged   9-11


Trade Talks to Resume; Ag Export Markets Continue to Adjust   9-10


USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   9-10




Alabama Outdoors: Using Trail Cameras This Deer Season   9-11




Corn | Soybeans


Arkansas: Late-Planted Crops a Haven for Pests   9-13


Corn: Sensors Help Monitor Crop Needs More Closely   9-13


Tennessee Corn, Soybeans: Cover Crop Species Selection Recommendations   9-13


Mississippi Corn: Harvest Looks Good Despite Struggles in Season   9-13


Southern Corn: Growing It Strong and Tall – DTN   9-13


Michigan: Late-Planted Crops May Need Irrigation into Oct.   9-12


Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Key Tips to Prepare for Variable Crop Harvest   9-11


Minnesota: What Should You Look for in Soil Health Tests? – Podcast   9-11


North Carolina Soybeans: When to Treat Kudzu Bugs   9-11


Iowa: Plan Ahead for Potential Harvest, Storage Challenges   9-11


Corn Seed Placement: Finding The Right Balance – DTN   9-10


Minnesota Corn, Soybean: Late Season Disease Notes   9-11


Iowa Corn: Nutrient Removal When Harvesting Stover   9-10


Midwest: Corn Dry Down Calculator Goes Live   9-10


Michigan: Cover Crop Recipes – Post Soybean, Use Cereal Rye   9-12


Pennsylvania Soybeans: Minimize Harvest Loss, Maximize Cost per Bushel   9-12


Minnesota: What Are Nutrient Management BMPs? – Podcast   9-10


Ohio Soybeans: Late Season Foliar Diseases Have Started   9-10


Iowa: Grain Drying Considerations   9-11


South Carolina: Pee Dee Research Field Day Discusses Soil Health, Pest Management   9-12


Corn Hybrids: Making Sure They Stand Strong into Harvest – DTN   9-10


Minnesota: Soil Health Tests – Podcast   9-10


Southern Soybean Breeders Meet to Compare Notes, Collaborate   9-10


Iowa: Harvest – Plan Ahead to Minimize Soil Compaction   9-10


Mississippi Soybeans: Diseases Becoming More Apparent   9-9


Illinois Soybeans: Insects – What To Scout For During Pod Fill   9-9


Cotton | Sorghum


Virginia Cotton: Uncertain Weather a Concern for Early Fields   9-13


Texas Plains Pests: Cotton Passed Cut-Out; Mites, Aphids in Corn, Sorghum   9-10


Virginia Cotton: The ‘Art’ of Defoliation, Plus a Few Rules   9-10


Alabama Cotton: Crop Speeding Towards Harvest   9-10


Texas Cotton: Southwestern Rust Disease Found in Gaines County   9-12


Cotton: Post-Hurricane USDA Conditions, Open-Boll Estimate – Audio   9-10


Virginia Cotton: On-Time Defoliation Protects Micronaire   9-9


North Carolina Cotton: Post-Hurricane Management Tips   9-7  


Pecans | Peanuts


Georgia Pecans: New Fungicide Labeled for Use Against Scab   9-13




Arkansas Rice: Harvest Remains Positive; False Smut Concerns   9-13


Arkansas Rice: Yield Trends, Estimating Combine Losses   9-7




Wheat Blast: Another Challenge for Keeping Ahead of This Disease   9-12


Michigan Wheat: Planting on Prevented Planted Ground   9-12 




Global Markets: Cotton – U.S. Market Share in China Down Sharply   9-13


Global Markets: Coarse Grains – Large Global Barley Production Drives Prices Down   9-13


Global Markets: Rice – Chinese Exports Continue to Soar, Compete with U.S. Medium Grain   9-13


Global Markets: Wheat – Middle East Import Demand Lowered Amid Record Production   9-13


Global Markets: Soybeans – Brazil Premiums an Effective Barometer For U.S.-China Trade Tensions   9-13


WASDE Cotton: Lower U.S. Beginning Stocks, Exports, Consumption   9-12


WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybean Yield Forecast Reduced   9-12


WASDE Rice: Reduced Demand, Lower U.S. Stocks   9-12


WASDE Coarse Grains: Reduced U.S. Production, Ethanol Usage   9-12


WASDE Wheat: Offsetting By-Class Export Changes   9-12


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