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Editor: Debra L Ferguson

Associate Editor: Ernst Undesser

 

EDITOR’S PICKS

 

USDA Announces Additional Direct Money to Farmers, Ranchers Impacted by Coronavirus   9-18

 

Federal Payments Showed The Safety Net Favors Soybeans   9-17

 

DTN Fertilizer Trends: Historically Low Prices – Will You Save Now or Later?   9-17

 

5 Tips for Trying Out Cover Crops This Fall – DTN   9-17

 

Cleveland on Cotton: A Short-Term Opportunity Thanks To European Consumers?   9-18

 

It’s Time To Reconnect Ag Support With Market Realities – Commentary   9-15

 

Biofuels: EPA Denies All Gap-Year RFS Waivers – DTN   9-17

 

Kansas: Study Indicates Rising Temperatures Will Increase Yield Risk, Rrop Insurance Premium Rates   9-18

 

Biofuels: Executive Branch Highlights Ethanol in Waiver Denials, E15 Promise   9-15

 

WEATHER

 

Florida: Hurricane Sally Slams Panhandle – DTN   9-18

 

Drought Monitor Weekly: Fires Rage in the West, Heavy Rains, Flooding from Sally   9-18

 

NOAA Seasonal Drought Outlook – Oct., Nov., Dec.   9-18

 

Midwest: Agronomy Team Debuts New Weather Tool   9-17

 

Iowa: 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   9-17

 

Texas: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   9-17

 

Nebraska: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   9-17

 

Oklahoma: Caddo County Designated a Natural Disaster Area to Drought   9-17

 

Texas: 4 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought   9-14

 

South Dakota: Fall River County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Drought   9-14

 

Oklahoma: Jackson County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Drought   9-14

 

WEEDS

 

Minnesota: Herbicide-Resistant Weed Screening Survey   9-18

 

Pennsylvania: Worst Weeds Can Move with the Combine   9-18

 

Missouri Corn, Soybeans: Fall Management Strategies for Horseweed   9-15

 

Minnesota: Weed Control Ahead of the Combine   9-18

 

Georgia Corn: Late-Season Glyphosate Applications and Weed Seed Production   9-14

 

THE WEST

 

California Rice Harvest Commences   9-16

 

California Rice: Farmers See Reasons for Hope as Harvest Begins   9-16

 

California Walnuts: Check List For Fall Orchard Management   9-14

 

California Almond Outlook: Appears Bullish In The Short Term   9-14

 

INDUSTRY

 

ADM Wants Green Plains Suit Dismissed – DTN   9-18

 

Stephen Censky Returns as CEO of American Soybean Association   9-18

 

General Mills, Gunsmoke Farms Partner to Transition 34K Acres of Conventional Farmland to Organic with USDA Certification   9-17

 

Sustainable Cotton Farming Showcased in Episode 2 of “Crop to Campus” Documentary   9-17

 

MARKETS | MONEY | TRADE

 

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA   9-18

 

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights   9-18

 

Moving Grain: Lawsuit Alleges Overcharges, Restrictions for Chassis at Ports, Inland Terminals   9-18

 

Ag Trade: U.S. Wheat, Soybean Exports Increase; Chinese Corn Hit Hard by Weather   9-18

 

Shurley on Cotton: Hurricane Sally Apparently Not a Market Mover   9-18

 

Rice Market Update: Port of Lake Charles to Resume Shipments   9-17

 

Corn, Soybeans: How Did Derecho Damage Affect USDA Reports? – DTN   9-17

 

Rice Market: More Bullish Than Bearish   9-16

 

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices   9-15

 

Ag Trade: China, South Korea Ban German Pork Due to African Swine Fever   9-14

 

Cleveland On Cotton: An Upward Turn In November?   9-14

 

Thompson On Cotton: Demand On The Verge Of Recovery?   9-14

 

Shurley on Cotton: Sept. Crop Numbers Should Help Prices, But…   9-14

 

OTHER NEWS

 

Georgia Peanuts: Through the Eyes of a Farmer – Randy Bryan – Video   9-18

 

Georgia Peanut Commission, Trae Young Donate Peanut Butter to Atlanta Schools   9-17

 

Fuel Report: Diesel, Gas Prices Slip Lower   9-17

 

Discovery Park of America Moves Closer to Million-Dollar Goal for New Ag Innovation Exhibit   9-16

 

IN THE FIELD  

 

Illinois: Cash Rents in 2020, Projections for 2021   9-16

 

Harvest Safety: Proper Combine Lockout/Tagout Procedures – Video   9-14

 

Corn | Soybeans

 

Tennessee: Virtual Soybean Disease Field Day Videos Available   9-18

 

Kentucky: Update on Soybean Rust   9-18

 

North Carolina: What Can Cause Soybean Pod Loss and Seed Abortion?   9-18

 

Pennsylvania: Preparing Grain Storages for Harvest   9-18

 

Iowa Corn: Combine Gathering Attachments for Lodged Crops   9-18

 

Corn, Wheat: AgriLife Research Expected to Improve Predictions on Plant Growth   9-18

 

Texas Soybeans: Defoliators Can Build in a Hurry   9-18

 

North Carolina Soybeans: Scout for Stink Bugs and Defoliators Through R7   9-17

 

Kentucky Soybeans: Stink Bugs Reaching Dangerous Levels   9-16

 

Iowa: Benefits to Using a Vertical Tillage Tool – Video   9-16

 

Minnesota: Nitrogen from Above? Rain Carries More Nutrients Than Expected. – DTN   9-15

 

Iowa Corn: Tillage Options for Unharvestable Crops – Video   9-15

 

Pennsylvania: Soybean Harvest Considerations   9-18

 

North Carolina Soybeans: Late Season Crop Management – Video   9-18

 

Iowa Corn: 4 Residue Management Considerations This Fall   9-15

 

Indiana Corn: Ears Drooping in Area Fields   9-14

 

Cotton | Sorghum

 

Tennessee Cotton: Defoliation Thoughts Heading into a Cold Front   9-18

 

Oklahoma Cotton: Late Season Management – Video   9-18

 

Texas Cotton: Harvest Aid Strategies For The Southern High Plains (Podcast)   9-17

 

Mississippi Cotton: Defoliation Season Begins – Podcast   9-18

 

Texas West Plains Cotton: Cold, Dry, Windy – Not a Good Mix   9-17

 

Alabama Cotton, Peanuts: 4 Late Season Disease Considerations   9-15

 

Cotton: Substantial Producer Participation Needed For Successful Sustainability Initiative   9-14

 

Hemp

 

Midwestern Hemp Database: A New Tool for Growers   9-14

 

Rice

 

Mississippi Rice: Harvest Full Steam Ahead; Off Target Impacts – Podcast   9-18

 

Louisiana Rice: Post Laura Damage Assessment and Clean-Up Continues   9-17

 

Arkansas Rice: Supply/Demand Report Mostly Bearish   9-14

 

Arkansas Rice: Preliminary Yield Data On Four Planting Dates   9-14

 

Arkansas Rice: Estimating Harvest Loss   9-14

 

Peanuts | Pecans

 

Georgia Peanuts: Scouting for Caterpillars – Video   9-18

 

Georgia Pecans: Impacts from Hurricane Sally   9-18

 

Virginia Peanuts: Still a Few Weeks from Harvest   9-17

 

Midsouth Peanut Harvest – Call Before You Dig – Podcast   9-14

 

Sweet Potatoes

 

Louisiana Sweet Potatoes: Virtual Field Day Features Newest Varieties, Improved Techniques   9-17

 

Tobacco

 

Tobacco: A Good Burley Crop on the Way   9-18

 

Tobacco: Georgia-Florida Flue-Cured Is Terrific   9-14

 

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