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Corn Crop Size — Enough Reasons To Question USDA Estimates – DTN   12-13


Hubbs on Grain: Soybean Price Prospects Moving into 2020   12-9


Hemp: Texas Company Plans To Build Processing Plant In State’s Cotton Country   12-11


House Passes Ag Labor Bill – DTN   12-12


Dossett On Rice: The Ball Is In The Farmers’ Court   12-13


Glyphosate and Cancer – Myths vs. Facts   12-12


House Passes Ag Labor Bill – DTN   12-12


Demand For What You Grow? Small Silver Linings Plus Uncertainty – DTN   12-10


Iowa Farmland Values Up But No “Solid Rebound”   12-12


DTN Acquires Rainfall Analytical Service, MetStat   12-11


Cleveland On Cotton: Tariff News Now A Bit Player   12-13


Dicamba Fatigue – Pesticide Investigations Backlogged – DTN   12-10


Farm Groups Partner to Help Farmers Manage Stress   12-11


Income Taxes – Year-End Planning Checklist for Ag Producers   12-13


Field Crop Roundup: For Many, 2019 Left Its Mark - DTN   12-13


Brazilian Judge Overturns Suspension Of 63 Ag Chemical Registrations   12-9


Comprehending Data…That’s The Challenge And The Opportunity – DTN   12-13


Ag Trade: USMCA on Course for Ratification in 2020   12-12


DTN Fertilizer Trends: UAN32 5% Lower Than Last Month   12-11


Facing Delayed Harvest? Contact Your Insurance Agent   12-9


Cotton: Phytogen Expands Mid- And Fuller-Season Variety Choices For 2020   12-13


Democrats Addressing Ag Issues In Iowa: Monopolies, Supply Chain, Climate – DTN   12-10


ARC-IC Could Be An Option for 2019   12-10


Illinois: Large Farms Continue Getting Larger   12-12




Texas: Drones in Weed Management – Better Tech Needed   12-10




California: Almond Board Fueling ‘Farm of the Future’ with $5.9Mln Investment   12-10


California Almonds: Water Meters – Formatting the Data for Use   12-9




Drought Monitor Weekly: Another Round of Storms; South Remains Dry   12-13


Georgia: 19 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   12-11


Texas: 9 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   12-11


South Carolina: 12 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   12-11


Alabama: Houston County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Drought   12-11


Louisiana: 4 Parishes Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Hurricane Barry   12-11


Iowa: Iowa County Designated Natural Disaster Area   12-11


Florida: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   12-11


USDA Reports - Scroll Down




Thompson On Cotton: Better News And Slight Gains   12-13


Ag Economy: Forces That Will Shape 2020 – CoBank   12-13


Wheat Forecast: World Production, U.S. Export Volume to Increase   12-13


USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   12-13


Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   12-13


Trade Aid: Where Have Program Payments Been Concentrated?   12-13


Rice Market Update: Trade Moves into Holiday Doldrums   12-13


Moving Grain: Downbound, Unloaded Barges Increase   12-12


World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged   12-12


Ag Trade: African Swine Fever Roils Markets, Food Price Concerns   12-10


Rice Weekly Market Report, Dec. 9 – USDA   12-10


USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   12-10


China’s Tariff Announcement: How Much To Read Into It? – DTN   12-10


Grain Markets – 2020 Could Be Short On Bulls – DTN   12-10


Ag Trade: China Waives Tariffs on Some U.S. Soybeans, Pork; Purchases Still an Issue   12-9




Western Region Pecans: Very Light Deliveries, Variable Quality   12-11


Texas Pecan Prices: Good Demand, Light Deliveries   12-11


Oklahoma Pecan Prices: Higher as Harvest Ramping Up   12-11


California Almonds: November Was A Big Month In The Market   12-11


Louisiana Pecan Prices: Very Light Deliveries   12-11


Georgia Pecan Prices: Steady with Fair Demand   12-11






Mississippi: Discussing New Tractor Tech with Case IH – Podcast   12-13


USA Rice Honors Arkansas Farmers James, Brantley for Industry Contributions   12-12


Rice Outlook Conference Honors Farmers, Discusses Challenges   12-12


Fuel Report: Gas, Diesel Prices Down, Propane Stocks Rise   12-11


Valley Irrigation to Expand Mechanized Irrigation in Central Asia   12-11


Loggers Seek Parity with Agriculture on Trade, Tariff Policies   12-10


U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol Names Directors   12-10




Texas: Extension Aid Available When Making Farm Program Decisions   12-13


Florida: Cover Crops – A Low Cost Alternative to Irrigation   12-13


Researchers Aim to Enhance Cover Crop-Based Conservation   12-13


Arkansas: As Difficult Harvest Draws to a Close, Economists Look on Bright Side   12-13


Corn | Soybeans


Tennessee Soybeans: County Variety Trial Results Available   12-13


Michigan Soybeans: On-Farm Research Report Now Available   12-12


Illinois Corn: Tar Spot Pathogen Can Survive Winter Temps   12-12


Arkansas Soybeans: Variety Performance with Root-Knot Nematodes   12-10


Ohio: Late Planting Leads to Wetter Harvested Grain   12-10


Corn: Grain Drying, Storage After Drastic Outdoor Cooling – FAQ   12-10


Nebraska: Soil Sampling for Better Fertilization Decisions   12-9




Cotton | Sorghum


Georgia Cotton: Direx 4L FIFRA 24(c) Special Local Need Label Approved   12-10


Alabama: Collecting Soil, Root Samples for Nematode Analysis   12-10


North Carolina: Cotton Leafroll Dwarf Virus Detected   12-10




Kansas Hemp: Plants Produce More CBD When Grown Indoors   12-13


Louisiana Hemp: Farmers Hear About Production Challenges   12-12




Ag Groups Push Back On California’s Pork Production Requirements   12-12


Pecans | Peanuts


Arkansas Peanuts: Crop Dodges Bullet After Soggy Fall, Late-Season Freeze   12-13


Georgia Pecans Enter Taiwanese Market   12-9




Tobacco: Is There Realistic Hope for Increased Foreign Sales?   12-10




Oklahoma : Winter Wheat – Weed Management for Slow Developing Crops   12-10




WASDE Cotton: Lower Domestic Production, Ending Stocks   12-10


WASDE Oilseeds: Soybean Supplies Unchanged   12-10


WASDE Rice: Higher U.S. Exports, Reduced Ending Stocks   12-10


WASDE Coarse Grains: U.S. Numbers Unchanged   12-10


WASDE Wheat: Higher Exports, Lower Ending Stocks   12-10


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