California Almonds: Bee Hours and Pollination

🕔Mar 18, 2019Almond growers have been a-buzz on the topic of bee hours. The concept of a bee hour was designed as a proxy for the amount of good bee foraging weather […]

AgFax Tree Crops: Almonds – More Bacterial Blast This Year

🕔Mar 16, 2019Cold and wet temperatures likely set up the crop for more pressure from this disease, people in the field suspect.

AgFax Weekend: Record Wet Year | USDA Drops Aug. Field Surveys

🕔Mar 15, 2019In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Record Wet Year | USDA Drops Aug. Field Surveys | Pigweed – Will it’s ability to adapt never end? | and more.

DTN Retail Fertilizer: Kansas Economist Creates Model to Help Forecast Prices

🕔Mar 15, 2019Retail fertilizers tracked by DTN for the first week of March 2019 show lower prices. This marks the second week in a row a majority of the fertilizer prices have […]

Rabobank Moves to Strengthen its Production Ag Lending

🕔Mar 15, 2019Rabobank announced this week that it will transfer the food and agriculture loan portfolio from its California retail banking operation, Rabobank, N.A., to Rabo AgriFinance, further positioning the U.S. operation […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Wettest Winter on Record, Storms Continue

🕔Mar 15, 2019Summary As spring nears, winter has kept its grip over much of the country. Temperatures were below average across the contiguous U.S, up to 25 degrees below normal for the […]

California: Weed Day At Kearney Set For April 2

🕔Mar 15, 2019The San Joaquin Valley Weed Science Day at the Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center is set for April 2, with registration starting at 8 a.m. The center is located […]

Almonds: Australia’s 2019 Crop – “Outstanding Quality”

🕔Mar 14, 2019The 2019 Australian almond crop is estimated by the country’s almond processors and marketers to total 93,000 tonnes (about 102,500 tons), according to a report in the March Almond Bytes […]

Farmland: Eminent Domain – What Does it Mean to You? – Free Webinar, March 20

🕔Mar 14, 2019Right of way agreements and eminent domain could allow for powerline or pipeline companies to enter, or even seize, privately owned land. When a company is seeking such agreements, it’s […]

Fuel Report: Diesel Little Changed While Gas Prices Climb

🕔Mar 13, 2019The U.S. average diesel fuel price rose less than 1 cent from the previous week, remaining at $3.08 per gallon on March 11, over 10 cents higher than a year […]

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