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Cotton – Southeast – Mixed Pest Populations Making For Tough Decisions — AgFax   8-13


Rice Harvest Approaches in Midsouth…Finally – AgFax   8-13


Cotton – Midsouth/Delta – Bollworms Head North, More Cotton Moves Into Safety Zone – AgFax   8-13


Cotton – Southwest – Late Season Scouting | Hanna’s Hard Hit on LRGV – AgFax   8-12




Midwest Grain Storage Torn Up by Storm – DTN   8-11


Texas Field Reports: Hurricane Hanna Damage Estimated at $400Mln 8-11


Iowa Assesses Derecho Damage to Ag – DTN   8-12


Corn Belt Farmland Values Hold Steady   8-14


Ag Economy Highlights – Farm Bankruptcies, Drought, Derecho, and Land Values   8-12


Ag Trade: Strong Trade with China Still Behind Phase One Commitments   8-13


Recovering U.S. Share of World Crop Exports Is Ag Policy’s Zombie Idea – Opinion   8-12


Cleveland On Cotton: Nothing Bullish In The Market…Not Even O.A. Cleveland   8-14


Farm Leases: How Do Net Returns Compare Among Different Arrangements?   8-10


Corn, Soybeans: Simple Formulas to Check Yields – DTN   8-14


Hubbs on Grain: Is Corn Bottoming or Taking a Breather?  8-10


5 Ag Commodities Show Bullish Resilience Amid Pandemic – DTN   8-11


USDA Announces More Eligible Commodities for CFAP   8-11


Ethanol Production Profits During the COVID Pandemic   8-14


COVID-19 And Meatpacking Workers: A Heavy Toll, Uneven Safety Measures – DTN   8-11




Cereal Rye Seeding Rate Effects on Soybean Growth, Waterhemp Suppression – Video   8-11




Cotton Board Proposes Funding Cuts To 2021 Promo Programs   8-12


Brandt Acquires Retail Agronomy Company   8-10


Nichino America Signs Supply Agreement with Nufarm Americas   8-10




Drought Monitor Weekly: Hit or Miss Rains Across Most of the U.S.   8-14


Iowa: Drones Help Scout Derecho Crop Damage   8-14




California: Grocery Chain and Vertical Farm Partner Up   8-12


California Almonds: July Shipments “Surprisingly High”   8-12




Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   8-14


USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   8-14


Moving Grain: Officials Sign Agreement for Deepening Lower Mississippi River   8-14


Rice Market Update: Harvest in Full Swing, 1st Shipment Underway   8-14


Shurley on Cotton: USDA Numbers Offer an Unfavorable Surprise   8-13


USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   8-11


Ag Trade: Chinese Soybean Imports Robust in July  8-10


Thompson on Cotton: Last Week’s Market Retreat Fueled By Multiple Factors  8-10




Tennessee: Ag Sectors Taking Hit from COVID-19   8-14


Fuel Report: Prices Little Changed   8-12


Arkansas Rice Farmer Robert Petter, Sr. Passes On   8-14




Iowa: Assessing Grain Bin Damage   8-14


Illinois Corn, Soybeans: Time to Lower Cash Rents?   8-12


Corn | Soybeans


Digital Yield Tour: Iowa Weather Beating, Minnesota, Wisconsin Look Good – DTN   8-14


Digital Yield Tour: Missouri, Kansas Crops Might Be Record Breakers – DTN   8-12


Midwest: 2020 Digital Yield Tour Begins on Positive Note – DTN   8-11


Mississippi Corn: Grain Drydown and Harvest Strategies – Podcast   8-14


Georgia Corn: Estimated Record Harvest   8-14


Minnesota: Soybean Gall Midge – Late Season Scouting Tips – Video   8-13


Iowa Corn: What Insects Are Active in Fields?   8-14


Arkansas: Corn, Sorghum Research Compendium Released   8-14


Mississippi Soybeans: Where Do We Stand with Redbanded Stink Bugs? – Podcast   8-11


Alabama Soybeans: Everything to Know About Redbanded Stink Bugs – Video   8-11


Nebraska Corn: Current 2020 Yield Forecast   8-10


Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: Late Summer Diseases, What to Plan for Next Year – Podcast   8-10


Minnesota Corn: Interseeding Wide Rows with Cover Crops   8-14


Cotton | Sorghum


South Carolina: Cotton, Soybean Insects Plenty Active   8-14


Alabama Cotton: Stemphylium Leafspot – What You Should Know – Video   8-13


Texas West Plains Cotton: Insects Quiet, but Don’t Stop Scouting   8-14


Alabama Cotton: Bollworms Moving North, Spider Mites Building   8-10


Texas High Plains IPM: Bollworms in Cotton, Aphids, Armyworms in Sorghum – Podcast   8-13


Alabama Cotton: K Deficiency and Related Foliar Diseases   8-10


Texas Plains Cotton: Insect Populations Continue to Rise   8-10


Alabama: Cotton and Soybean Scout School – Video  8-10




Mississippi Rice: Weed Control Insights – Podcast   8-14


Louisiana Rice: Slight But Expected Yield Drop As Harvest Progresses   8-14


Rice Conservation Program Renewed for $7Mln   8-12




Mississippi Peanuts: Where Are We, What to Look For – Podcast   8-14


Georgia Peanuts: Spider Mites Make Their Appearance, Scout Your Fields   8-14




Louisiana: Sugarcane Planting Off to Successful Start   8-14




Wheat: Kansas Gene Editing Project Teams Up with Canadian University   8-10


North Carolina: Small Grain Variety Selection – Video  8-10




Global Markets: Rice – Trade Contracts on Low Exportable Supplies   8-13


Global Markets: Grains – U.S. Corn, Sorghum Sales to China Bode Well for Exports   8-13


Global Markets: Cotton – World Stocks Remain High, Not Just in China   8-13


Global Markets: Oilseeds – Chinese Peanut Imports Reach Record High   8-13


WASDE Cotton: Higher Supplies, Production, Decreased Consumption   8-12


WASDE Oilseeds: Higher Soybean Production, Increased Ending Stocks   8-12


WASDE Rice: Reduced Exports, Usage, Higher Ending Stocks   8-12


WASDE Coarse Grains: Higher Corn Production Outweighs Increased Use   8-12


WASDE Wheat: Increased Production, Lower Ending Stocks   8-12


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