North Carolina Cotton: Irrigation Decisions for 2019

🕔Jun 19, 2019Although many areas have recently experienced rainfall, it is important to understand that we are never more than a few days away from significant drought, especially when temperatures in the […]

Mississippi Corn: Mid-Season Crop Update, Management Tips – Podcast

🕔Jun 19, 2019Dr. Erick Larson, MSU Extension – State Corn Specialist and Mr. Nolan Stapleton, MSU Extension Associate – Corn Verification Program discuss some common issues experienced this season and relevant corn […]

Alabama Cotton: Heavy Plant Bug Pressure

🕔Jun 19, 2019The season’s early onset of drought-like conditions has several insects on the move early. Plant bugs and stink bugs are moving from their wild host plants into cotton earlier than […]

Michigan: Weed Control Recommendations for Late, Prevented Planting

🕔Jun 19, 2019For field crop growers throughout the state it has been a late, wet and challenging spring leading to planting delays. Due to this delay, many critical weed control decisions need […]

Minnesota Weeds: Check Driftwatch/FieldCheck Before You Spray

🕔Jun 19, 2019To reduce the potential for pesticide drift injury to sensitive crops and beehives check the FieldCheck (FieldWatch) map prior to application. FieldCheck, DriftWatch, and BeeCheck are free, voluntary online registries that […]

Herbicides: How Do Hot, Dry Conditions Affect Performance?

🕔Jun 19, 2019The general understanding is that herbicides do not perform at their best if the environment is not favorable for plant growth. Considering this, due to the hot and dry conditions, […]

Georgia Corn: Southern Rust Found in Baker County

🕔Jun 19, 2019Dr. Bob Kemeriat has confirmed our first southern corn rust in Georgia for this season. Late to arrive, but here now and weather conditions are favorable for spread.  Only one […]

Fuel Report: Price Fall Continues, Propane Stocks 17% Above Average

🕔Jun 19, 2019The U.S. average diesel fuel price fell nearly 4 cents to $3.07 per gallon on June 17, more than 17 cents lower than a year ago. The West Coast and […]

World Rough Rice Prices Move Lower

🕔Jun 19, 2019The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the following prevailing world market prices of milled and rough rice, adjusted for U.S. milling yields and location, and the resulting […]

2019: The Year of the U.S. Farmer’s Perfect Storm – Commentary

🕔Jun 19, 2019For many of us, certain years are permanently imprinted in the brain: 1983, 1993, 1995. While rainfall in generally welcomed, there are those years when one wishes that it would […]

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