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Editor: Debra L Ferguson

Associate Editor: Ernst Undesser

  

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

 

Soy-Based Products on the Leading Edge of Sustainable Housing   9-17

 

EDITOR’S PICKS

 

Trade-Aid Payments Seem On Track As House Passes Funding Measure – DTN   9-20

 

Drought Monitor Weekly: Extreme Heat Intensifies ‘Flash Droughts’   9-19

 

Is Unmanned Aerial Weed Control Ready for Takeoff?   9-18

 

Corn Yield Estimates: Let’s Start With Significantly Lower Ear Counts – DTN   9-16

 

Hubbs on Grain: Have Soybean Prices Put in a Low?   9-16

 

USDA Chiefs Rally for US-Mexico-Canada Agreement – DTN   9-20

 

Ag Shopping List for Presidential Hopefuls – Commentary   9-18

 

Trade-Aid Payments Hinge On Budget Resolution – DTN   9-19 

 

Biofuel Reallocation Possible – Don’t Celebrate Just Yet – DTN   9-18

 

Cleveland On Cotton: Trading Range Poised To Weaken More?   9-20

 

Seasonal Ag Jobs Going Online; H-2A Forms Updated – DTN   9-20

 

ARC-CO – Program Changes in the 2018 Farm Bill   9-18

 

Trade Aid: Politics Over MFP Funds? – DTN   9-18

 

Biofuels: Progress on Tentative Blending Agreement   9-17

 

China’s Tariff Announcement Remains A Bit Murky, Pork-Wise – DTN   9-16

 

RFS and SRE: A Simple Proposal to Clear the Logjam   9-20

 

DTN Fertilizer Trends: Prices Still Slipping – DTN   9-19

 

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WEEDS

 

Iowa: ISU to Conduct Survey for Herbicide Resistant Waterhemp   9-20

 

South Dakota: Palmer Amaranth Declared a Prohibited Noxious Weed Seed   9-20

 

Palmer Pigweed Resistance – Keys Behind the Evil Genius   9-18

 

THE WEST 

 

Almonds: Researchers Find Uses for Every Part of the Tree, Nut – Podcast   9-17

 

WEATHER

 

NOAA Seasonal Drought Outlook – Oct., Nov., Dec.   9-19

 

Texas: 4 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   9-20

 

Alabama: Barbour County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Drought   9-20

 

Texas: 24 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods, Drought   9-19

 

Ohio: 19 Counties Designated Natural Disaster to Floods, Storms   9-19

 

Oklahoma: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   9-18

 

Louisiana: 2 Parishes Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods   9-18

 

Heavy Rains Raise Prospects For Renewed Iowa Farmland Flooding – DTN   9-16

 

MARKETS | MONEY

 

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   9-20

 

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   9-20

 

Rice Market: Positive Exports, Harvest Looks Better Than Expected   9-20

 

Moving Grain: Panama Canal Approves Toll Structure Modifications   9-19

 

World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged   9-18

 

Grain Transportation: Largest River Gateway for Wheat Closed – DTN   9-18

 

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   9-17

 

Rice Weekly Market Report, Sept. 16 – USDA   9-17

 

Trade Tensions Simmer; China Purchases U.S. Farm Goods   9-16

 

Rice Market: Will Higher Prices Make Up for Lower Production? – Podcast   9-16

 

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OTHER NEWS

 

Indiana: 34 Farm Fatalities Reported in 2018   9-19

 

Diesel Fuel Prices Spike Following Attack on Saudi Arabia – DTN   9-18

 

Nebraska: Who Has Hunting Rights for Leased Land?   9-18

 

Ethanol Fuels Large-Scale Expansion of Brazil’s Farming Land   9-18  

  

IN THE FIELD  

 

Arkansas: Winter Cover Crop Planting Considerations   9-19

 

Corn | Soybeans

 

Nebraska Cover Crops: Optimum Planting Times Following Corn   9-20

 

Arkansas Soybeans: Free Nematode Testing for Growers   9-20

 

Michigan Soybeans: When Will Fields Reach Physiological Maturity?   9-20

 

Indiana Corn: Do Your Ears Hang Low? – Premature Ear Declination   9-20

 

Mississippi Soybeans: Extension Expands Free Nematode Tests   9-19

 

Ohio Soybeans: Sorting Out Herbicide Resistance Traits   9-18

 

Michigan Soybeans: Handling Frost-Damaged Crops   9-18

 

Indiana Corn: Delayed Grain Maturity, Frost/Freeze Worries   9-20

 

Nebraska Corn, Soybeans: Late-Maturing Crops and Insects – Podcast   9-18

 

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Reminders About Pre-Harvest Herbicide Treatments   9-18

 

Michigan Corn: Fields Changing Colors? Check for Tar Spot.   9-20

 

Indiana Corn: Predicting Maturity Dates for Delayed Plantings   9-20

 

Nebraska Soybeans: Late Season Diseases Widespread   9-18

 

Corn, Soybeans: How Does Weather Factor into Late Crop Development? – Podcast   9-17

 

Minnesota Corn: Fall Sulfur Application – Selecting the Best Product   9-16 

 

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Cotton | Sorghum

 

Virginia Cotton: Forecast Looks Good for Defoliation   9-20

 

Tennessee Cotton: Defoliation Concerns, Product Recommendations – Podcast   9-18

 

Hemp

 

Hemp Webinar Talks CBD Legality, THC Testing   9-20

 

Kentucky Hemp: Corn Earworm Outbreaks   9-18

 

Alabama Hemp: What Insects Did We See This Year – Video   9-17

 

North Carolina Hemp: 4 Diseases Causing Die Back Symptoms   9-16

 

Livestock

 

Livestock: New Rule to End Limits on Swine Inspection Line Speeds – DTN   9-19

 

Pecans | Peanuts

 

Georgia Pecans: Leaf Drop, Scorch – What’s Causing It?   9-17

 

Tobacco

 

Tobacco: Adding Up the Damage from Dorian   9-16

 

Rice

 

Missouri Rice: Harvest in Full Swing, Yields Mostly Average   9-20

 

Rice: Barnyardgrass — 1,000 Years Of Hiding In Plain Sight   9-17

 

Sweet Potatoes

 

Guava Root-Knot Nematode: Clemson Armed with $7Mln to Combat Pest   9-18

 

Wheat

 

Ohio Wheat: 3 Planting Considerations for 2019   9-18

 

Michigan Winter Wheat: Good Yields Start with Fall Fertilizers   9-20

 

Ohio: Wheat After Wheat – Managing Take-All and Other Diseases   9-18

 

Illinois Small Grains: 6 Tips for Planting in an Odd Field Season   9-16

 

Southern Plains: Research to Boost Rainfed Ag – Improving Efficiencies, Soil Health   9-17

 

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