USDA Weekly Crop Progress – Trying to Make Up for Lost Time – DTN

🕔May 21, 2019Farmers across the country took advantage of the short period of drier weather last week to make up for lost time in getting seed in the ground. But, as of […]

Texas Field Reports: Hay Supplies Tight, 2019 Season Off to Slow Start

🕔May 21, 2019Texas’ carryover hay supplies are low, and production is off to a slow start due to spring rain delays, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Dr. David Anderson, […]

Iowa Field Reports: Corn Planting Shoots Ahead

🕔May 21, 2019Farmers across the state took advantage of the little dry spell that occurred last week. Approximately 70% of the expected corn crop and 27% of the soybean crop in Iowa […]

Trade Aid: Will the Formula be Based on Historical Production? – DTN

🕔May 21, 2019While at least some farmers are still trying to get into the fields, USDA is working to craft a $20 billion trade aid program for crops that largely have yet […]

Tennessee: Corn, Cotton Producers’ Prevented Planting Decision

🕔May 21, 2019Federal crop insurance programs have a prevented planting provision that can protect producers from the financial losses and risks associated with not being able to plant the intended crop within […]

St. Louis Harbor Reopens While Flood Misery Continues in Lower Miss. River – DTN

🕔May 21, 2019The good news for the week was the reopening of the St. Louis Harbor to barge traffic, but it could close again as flooding continues with more rain expected to […]

Minnesota: Corn Planting and the Cool, Wet Spring – Podcast

🕔May 21, 2019In this installment of the Gopher Coffee Shop podcast, Extension Educators Ryan Miller and Brad Carlson sit down with Dr. Jeff Coulter, Extension corn systems agronomist, to talk a little […]

Iowa Webinar: Delayed and Prevented Planting, May 24

🕔May 21, 2019Wet conditions have made planting a challenge for farmers across Iowa. According to the United States Department of Agriculture-National Agricultural Statistics Service, 70% of Iowa’s expected corn crop has been […]

Indiana Webinar: Delayed Corn, Soybean Planting Decisions, May 23

🕔May 21, 2019Purdue University will be hosting an upcoming webinar entitled “Delayed Corn & Soybean Planting Decisions” hosted by Purdue’s Center for Commercial Agriculture on Thursday, May 23 at 4 p.m. (EDT). […]

DTN Grain Close: Record Slow Seeding Rallies Corn

🕔May 21, 2019Excessive rains with more to come and the slowest-ever planting pace in mid-May on corn (49%) sent heavily short commodity funds running for the exit door early Tuesday. Managed funds, […]

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