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, […]

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 […]

Ag Economy: Widespread Weakening Conditions – Federal Reserve

🕔Jun 19, 2019Earlier this month, the Federal Reserve Board released its May 2019 Beige Book update, a summary of commentary on current economic conditions by Federal Reserve District. The report included several observations pertaining […]

Virginia: Bears Chowing Down on Crops

🕔Jun 18, 2019Hungry bears hunting for food are destroying some Virginia farmers’ crops. “Bears are doing damage in our peanut fields by digging them up,” shared Southampton County farmer M.L. Everett Jr. […]

North Carolina Field Reports: Early Week Rains Help Some, Hurt Others

🕔Jun 18, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 16, 2019. County Extension Comments Dwayne Tate – Alleghany County Extension 5-7 inches fell in region at beginning of reporting week. […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Crops Rebound with Recent Rains

🕔Jun 18, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 16, 2019. County Comments Mark Nettles, Orangeburg County Rain events revived corn and other crops. The rain came at the saving […]

Georgia Field Reports: Peanuts Pegging, Oldest Corn Near Black Layer

🕔Jun 18, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 16, 2019. County Comments Thad Glenn, Stephens County Sunny and cool temperatures persisted last week provided great weather for producers to […]

Virginia Field Reports: Wheat Harvest Ramps Up

🕔Jun 18, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 16, 2019. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

🕔Jun 18, 2019The following prices are effective from 06/19/19 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 06/25/19. The next announcement is scheduled for 06/25/19 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.49 […]

AgFax Weekend 6-17 USDA Payout Details | Expectations – Rein ‘Em in

🕔Jun 14, 2019In this week’s AgFax Weekend 6-17 USDA Payout Details | Expectations – Rein ‘Em in | and more.

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