Hurricanes, Wildfires, 2017: Nearly $2Bln Available for Eligible Ag Producers

🕔Jul 17, 2018Agricultural producers affected by hurricanes and wildfires in 2017 can apply for assistance to help recover and rebuild their farming operations. Signup begins July 16, 2018, and continue through November […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Mixed Crop Conditions, Slow Growth

🕔Jul 17, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 15, 2018. County Comments Charles Davis, Calhoun County The lack of rain events during the week has added stress to the […]

Alabama Field Reports: Crops Look Good, Most Areas Dry

🕔Jul 16, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 15, 2018. County Comments Belinda Woods, Cullman County We received some pop-up showers over the past week but no widespread rainfall. […]

Georgia Field Reports: Crop Progressing Quickly, Drought Hits Corn

🕔Jul 16, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 15, 2018. County Comments Joshua Presley, Hall County Disregarding the spotty afternoon showers it was a hot and relatively dry week. […]

AgFax Weekend: Ranchers Pardoned | EPA Tightens Up

🕔Jul 13, 2018This week’s AgFax Weekend – Ranchers Pardoned | EPA Tightens Up | Farmland Prices – Reasons for Runup | and more.

Drought Monitor Weekly: Summer Showers Along Gulf, Plains; West Still Dry

🕔Jul 13, 2018Summary An active summer pattern continued over the central and northern Plains and into the upper Midwest, with several areas seeing well above normal precipitation associated with thunderstorms. Along the […]

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

🕔Jul 13, 2018Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 23.5 cents per pound for the week ending July 7, up 0.1 cent from the previous week. Marketings of […]

USDA Ending 100 Years of Early Media Access to Reports – DTN

🕔Jul 13, 2018In a surprise move that caught media outlets flatfooted, USDA announced Tuesday that the agency would end its more than a century-old practice of “lockup” events ahead of the release […]

DTN Fertilizer Outlook: Domestic Prices Should Stay Stable

🕔Jul 11, 2018Here is a breakdown of wholesale prices and trends of the various fertilizers: AMMONIA International: Ammonia prices continued to move upward in June with high gas prices constraining ammonia production […]

Virginia Peanuts: Scout Fields for Corn Earworms, Tobacco Budworms

🕔Jul 10, 2018Peanut scouts in Suffolk today found fields with above threshold numbers of corn earworm/tobacco budworm (4 per row foot). Fields previously treated recently with chlorpyrifos may be at higher risk […]

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