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Editor: Debra L Ferguson

Associate Editor: Ernst Undesser

  

EDITOR’S PICKS

 

$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

 

THE WEST 

 

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

 

WEATHER

 

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

 

For Full Versions of This Week’s USDA Reports See the Bottom of Our Newsletter

 

MARKETS | MONEY

 

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

 

OTHER NEWS

 

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

 

IN THE FIELD  

 

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

 

Rice

 

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

 

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

 

Wheat

 

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

 

Michigan Wheat: Planting on Prevented Planted Ground   9-12 

 

USDA

 

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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