Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Patrick County, Virginia, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due to drought that occurred July 15 through Oct. 31, 2019, may […]
Making A Fresh Case For Aldicarb In Cotton, Peanuts Feb 26, 2020
It wasn’t the hurricanes of the climatic sort that impacted Georgia and many other Southeastern growers in 2019. It was a hurricane of thrips. “It was one of the worst […]
Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black announced today the Farm Recovery Block Grants for farmers and forest landowners affected by Hurricane Michael. The Georgia Department of Agriculture (GDA) will begin accepting […]
USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices Feb 25, 2020
The following prices are effective from Wednesday 02/26/20 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 03/03/20. The next announcement is scheduled for Tuesday 03/03/20 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. […]
Weed Management: Sprayer Maintenance Tips for Spring Feb 25, 2020
Prior to spring field operations, ensuring your equipment is ready can save valuable time and reduce stress when windows get tight due to weather conditions.
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USDA: Peanut Price Highlights Feb 21, 2020
Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 21.6 cents per pound for the week ending February 15, up 1.7 cents from the previous week. Marketings of […]
Drought Monitor Weekly: Heavy Rains Across the South Feb 20, 2020
Summary With high pressure anchored over the eastern Pacific Ocean, storm systems bypassed California, Nevada, Arizona, and Utah, instead tracking either northward into the Pacific Northwest or southward across Baja […]
NOAA Drought Outlook Seasonal – March, April, May Feb 20, 2020
Drought will likely persist in the Pacific Northwest, with additional drought expected to develop in Oregon and eastern Washington in association with below-normal precipitation favored during the March-April-May (MAM) period. […]
The prices of most retail fertilizers remain lower than at the same time last month, although three prices saw small upticks, according to prices tracked by DTN for the second […]