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Editor: Debra L Ferguson

Associate Editor: Ernst Undesser

 

EDITOR’S PICKS

 

Payment Limitations: New Regs For An Old Problem – Gaming The System   8-31

 

Net Farm Income Rising Thanks to Govt. Payments – DTN   9-4

 

Cash Rents Face Pressure from Negative Farmer Capital – DTN   8-31

 

Ag Economy: Farmers Increasingly Turn to Non-Traditional Lenders – Podcast   9-1

 

USDA Farm Sector Income Forecast Updated for Sept.   9-3

 

Disaster Bill May Be Needed for Recent Events, Says Perdue – DTN   9-2

 

Ag Economy: Conditions Remain Weak with Some Improvements – Federal Reserve Beige Book   9-4

 

Crop Insurance: How Do Adverse Planting Conditions Affect Payment Timing?   9-4

 

Facing Farm Financial Stress – The Life Cycle of a Bankruptcy   9-2

 

Iowa’s Corn Took A Hit, But Analytical Group Still Predicts Record National Yield   9-4

 

Farmer Sentiment Rebounds, Commodity Prices Rally, Trade Prospects Improve – Ag Barometer   9-1

 

Corn Market: Price Floor? There Is No Price Floor. – Commentary   9-1

 

USDA Lending Rates Unchanged From Aug.   9-1

 

Grain Drying: Propane Outlook Favorable to Buyers – DTN   8-31

 

DISASTER AFTERMATH, RECOVERY

 

Some Ag Aid Relief in Iowa – DTN   9-4

 

Louisiana Soybeans: Hurricane Laura’s Effect On The Crop (In Pictures)   9-3

 

Louisiana: Hurricane Laura Damages Soybeans, Other Row Crops   9-1

 

Midwest Corn: Derecho and Drought Take Toll on Crops   8-31

 

Louisiana Rice: Wind, Rain Deal Blow to Harvested Crops   9-1

 

WEATHER

 

Drought Monitor Weekly: Laura Brings Winds, Rain to Midsouth; Elsewhere Mostly Dry   9-4

 

Arkansas: Harvest Halted by Week of Rain   9-3

 

NOAA Drought Outlook Monthly – September   9-2

 

Iowa: 18 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Derecho   9-3

 

Virginia: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Freeze   9-3

 

Oklahoma: 8 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   8-31

 

Texas: 14 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   8-31

 

INDUSTRY

 

Nufarm Launches Panther MTZ – “A More Effective Load Of Metribuzin”   9-1

 

WEEDS

 

Ohio: Herbicide Residue Considerations for Fall Cover Crop Establishment   9-4

 

Iowa: Management of Volunteer Corn in Fields Affected from Derecho   9-4

 

Mississippi Corn: Post-Harvest Weed Control Considerations – Podcast   9-4

 

Minnesota: Scout Fields Now for Palmer Amaranth   9-4

 

Manage Escaped Weeds Prior to Harvest – Video   9-4

 

Palmer Pigweed: Where Your Cows Go, The Weed May Follow   9-3

 

THE WEST

 

California Almonds: Stuck Nuts – Varietal Influences   8-31

 

California: Modoc County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Drought   8-31

 

MARKETS | MONEY | TRADE

 

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   9-4

 

DDG Weekly Prices Move Higher – DTN   9-4

 

Soybeans: Prices Trend Stronger Despite Repeated Bearish Hurdles – DTN   9-4

 

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   9-4

 

Moving Grain: Coast Guard Solicits Comments on Improving Waterway Systems   9-4

 

Rice Market Update: Weather Continues to Dominate Harvest News   9-4

 

Wheat Market: Secondary Rail Rates, Tight Elevation Capacity Support Export Prices   9-3

 

Shurley on Cotton: Again Pushing 66 Cents   9-4

 

Soybean Conference Sorts Out Shipping Issues Against COVID Backdrop – DTN   9-1

 

Ag Trade: China Has “Stepped Up” U.S. Purchases, Taiwan Eases Limits on U.S. Beef, Pork   9-1

 

Weekly Grain Inspections Mixed – DTN   9-2

 

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   9-1

 

Thompson On Cotton: China Commodity Buying Works Against Cotton  8-31

 

OTHER NEWS

 

USDA Updates Conservation Provisions for Highly Erodible Land and Wetlands   9-4

 

Fuel Report: Diesel, Gas Prices Rise   9-2

 

Research to Improve Disease Resilience, Control in Food Crops   9-1

 

Arkansas: 3 Free Virtual Estate Planning Workshops in September   9-1

 

IN THE FIELD  

 

Florida: Protecting Our Crop Protectants   9-4

 

Alabama: Record, Near-Record Yields Projected for Some Crops   9-4

 

Tennessee Valley Crops: Laura Brings Beneficial Rains, Farmers Looking Towards Harvest   9-2

 

Corn | Soybeans

 

Nebraska: Scheduling the Last Irrigation of the Season   9-4

 

North Dakota: Cleaning Grain Bins to Prevent Insect Infestations   9-4

 

Pennsylvania: Water Requirements Continue for Corn and Soybeans During Grain Fill   9-4

 

Minnesota: Virtual Cover Crop Field Day Video Recording Available   9-4

 

South Carolina: Soybean Pests Have A Healthy Appetite Right Now   9-4

 

Indiana Soybeans: Bean Leaf Beetle Feeding In Late-Maturing Crops – Video   9-4

 

Tennessee: Corn Inservice Webinar Video Now Available   9-4

 

Iowa: Plan for No-till Soybean   9-4

 

Pennsylvania: Estimating Corn Grain Yields   9-4

 

Corn And Soybean Yields: Barchart Ups Its U.S. Projections   9-3

 

Alabama Soybeans: Caterpillar Infestations, Redbanded Stink Bugs on the Move   9-2

 

Midwest Corn, Soybeans: Cost Management Considerations for Harvest   9-2

 

Pennsylvania: Soybean Fields Firing Early? There May Be More to the Story…   9-4

 

Minnesota: Rotation Benefits from Alfalfa to Corn   9-4

 

Alabama: Soybean Rust, Frogeye Leaf Spot Currently Active   9-2

 

Mississippi Soybeans: Free Soil Nematode Tests Extended to 2021   8-31

 

Cotton | Sorghum

 

Arkansas Cotton: What to Know About Harvest Aids   9-4

 

Mississippi Cotton: Strong Boll Set as Harvest Nears   9-4

 

Tennessee: Cotton Tour – Don’t Forget to Take Quiz for CCA Points   9-4

 

Alabama Cotton: Hard Luck – Hardlock and Boll Rot   9-3

 

Tennessee: 2020 Cotton Tour Virtual Videos Now Online   9-4

 

Alabama Cotton, Peanuts: Scout Fields for Fungal Diseases   9-2

 

Rice

 

Arkansas Rice: Hurricane, Cool Temps – This Crop Needs A Break   9-4

 

Arkansas Rice: Wet Conditions Bring Sooty Mold   9-4

 

Rice: One Week Later, Laura’s Damage Report Still Unfolding   9-4

 

Arkansas Rice: UofA Asks Farmers to Share Weed Management Concerns   9-1

 

Peanuts | Pecans

 

Georgia Peanuts: Abundant Numbers of Velvetbean Caterpillars   9-4

 

Georgia Pecans: Late-Season Steps To Control What You Can Control – Podcast   9-3

 

Georgia Peanuts: Through the Eyes of a Farmer – Ross Parrish – Video   9-4

 

Wheat

 

Kansas Wheat: 2020 Variety Test Results Available   9-4

 

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