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Editor: Debra L Ferguson

Associate Editor: Ernst Undesser

 

EDITOR’S PICKS

 

Ag Trade: China Could Become Largest Corn Importer, Soybean Variables Come Into Focus   9-11

 

USDA – Update Safety-Net Program Crop Yields by Sept. 30   9-8

 

Bt Corn: Tighter EPA Regulations Are Pending   9-11

 

Trump vs. Biden: Ag and Rural Issues Raised – DTN   9-10

 

USDA Forecasts 23% Rise in Net Farm Income Due to Govt. Payments   9-11

 

Biofuels: Trump EPA May Reject Refiner Waivers – DTN   9-9

 

Welcome to the Age of Increased Ag Variability – Commentary   9-8

 

DTN Fertilizer Trends: Does Buying Early Really Save?   9-10

 

Conventional Vs. Organic Grains: 5-Year Comparison Of Returns   9-8

 

WEATHER

 

Drought Monitor Weekly: Intense Heat Replaced by Sudden Snows   9-11

 

Nebraska: Sioux County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Drought   9-11

 

Iowa: 13 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   9-8

 

Arkansas: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods, High Winds   9-8

 

Alabama: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods   9-8

 

Ohio: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Excessive Rain, Cold   9-8

 

Michigan: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Freeze   9-8

 

WEEDS

 

Tennessee: Manage Resistance – Scout for Fall Pigweed Escapes   9-10

 

Western Iowa: 2020 Palmer Amaranth Tour – How Did We Do?   9-10

 

Ohio Wheat: Burndown Herbicides for No-Till Crops   9-10

 

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MARKETS | MONEY | TRADE

 

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   9-11

 

Ag Trade: China Purchases High Volumes of U.S. soybeans; Sales Up 20% Over Last Year   9-11

 

Moving Grain: DOT Releases National Freight Strategic Plan   9-11

 

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   9-11

 

Rice Market Update: Production Levels Uncertain Following Hurricanes   9-11

 

Biofuels: Brazil Wants U.S. Counterpart to Negotiate Ethanol Import Tax   9-9

 

Rice Market: Brazil Opens Temporary, Rare Duty-Free Quota   9-10

 

Ag Trade: High Chinese Demand for Farm Commodities Expected   9-9

 

Rice: New Import Data Helps Better Monitor Market Trends   9-9

 

Chinese Trade Still Falls Short, Says Secretary Perdue – DTN   9-9

 

Shurley on Cotton: Is The Market Tapped Out?   9-8

 

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   9-8

 

Thompson On Cotton: Where Does The Market Go From Here?   9-7

 

OTHER NEWS

 

Fuel Report: Diesel, Gas Prices Slip Slightly   9-11

 

Texas Outdoors: Hunters Prepare for Opening Day of Deer Season   9-9

 

Louisiana: Hurricane Laura Causes Extensive Damage to Timber Industry   9-8

 

IN THE FIELD  

 

Midwest Cover Crops: Online Tool Aids with Management Decisions   9-10

 

Corn | Soybeans

 

Illinois Soybeans: Wrapping Up Insect Management – Pod, Seed Feeding   9-10

 

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: Don’t Forget Potassium When Making Fertilizer Plans   9-10

 

Indiana Corn: Causes and Impacts of Droopy Ears   9-10

 

Arkansas: Soybean Rust Confirmed in 4 Southeastern Counties   9-10

 

Iowa: Virtual Field Day Series Now Available on YouTube   9-9

 

Nebraska Soybeans: Diseases to Watch For   9-9

 

Illinois Crop Budgets: Wheat-Double-Crop Soybeans Competitive with Corn   9-9

 

Alabama Corn: Yield Gain Potential from Harvesting High Moisture Grain   9-8

 

Florida: Corn Season Wrapping Up with Better Than Expected Yields   9-8

 

Illinois Soybeans: Red Crown Rot – What to Look For   9-8

 

Cotton | Sorghum

 

Texas Blacklands Cotton: Heavy Rains Delay Harvest, Potential Regrowth, Sprouting Issues   9-11

 

Texas West Plains Cotton: Temp Drop Not Enough To End Season   9-10

 

West Texas Cotton: Why Did We Have Fewer Bollworms This Year?   9-8

 

Hemp

 

Indiana: Hemp Harvest is Approaching   9-11

 

Kentucky Hemp: Greenhouse Sanitation – Cleaning Up Today May Keep Disease Away   9-10

 

Peanuts | Pecans

 

Georgia Pecans: Harvest About to Begin   9-11

 

Virginia Peanuts: Progressing Nicely Towards Maturity   9-9

 

Georgia: Cotton, Peanut Research Virtual Field Day Videos Available Online   9-11

 

Florida: Peanut Rust – What to Know   9-9

 

Wheat

 

Ohio Wheat: 5 Management Tips for Fall 2020   9-10

 

North Carolina: Wheat Planting – How to “Control the Spill” of Your Drill – Video   9-8

 

USDA

 

Global Markets: Oilseeds – Belarus Increases Soybean Imports on Expanded Crush Capacity   9-11

 

Global Markets: Rice – India’s Exports Soar on Competitive Prices Relative to Thailand   9-11

 

Global Markets: Wheat – Record Canadian Exports Forecast from Near-Record Crop   9-11

 

Global Markets: Corn – World Production Falls but Consumption Rises   9-11

 

Global Markets: Cotton – How Big a Role Did China Play in 2019/20?   9-11

 

WASDE Cotton: Lower Domestic Production, Exports, End Stocks   9-11

 

WASDE Oilseeds: Lower U.S. Soybean Production, Stocks   9-11

 

WASDE Rice: Increased Domestic Production, Imports, Use   9-11

 

WASDE Coarse Grain: Domestic Corn Production Down, Exports Raised   9-11

 

WASDE Wheat: Greater Global Consumption, Supplies   9-11

 

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