CFAP2 Producer Webinar – Sept. 24 Sep 23, 2020

🕔Sep 23, 2020
USDA’s Farm Service Agency is offering a webinar on Coronavirus Food Assistance Program 2 on Thursday, September 24 at 2:00 PM Central. Learn about expanded eligibility for certain commodities (such as rice, peanuts […]

New Round of Farm Aid for COVID Losses Causes Snag in Congressional Spending Bill Sep 22, 2020

🕔Sep 22, 2020
Andrew Restuccia and Jesse Newman reported in Friday’s Wall Street Journal that, “President Trump unveiled $13 billion in new aid to farmers facing economic harm from the coronavirus pandemic as he aimed to boost support […]

Cost Benefit Analysis of CFAP2 Payments Sep 22, 2020

🕔Sep 22, 2020
At a campaign stop in Wisconsin on September 17, 2020, President Trump announced a second round of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP2) payments. USDA estimates up to $14 billion in […]

Rice Market: New U.S. Trade Opportunities in 2020, 2021 Sep 21, 2020

🕔Sep 21, 2020
Global weather issues and panic-buying induced by COVID-19 have exhausted local supplies of rice throughout many heavy rice-consuming countries in 2020.  This environment has presented unique export opportunities for U.S. […]

Arkansas Rice: Yields Running Strong To Variable Sep 20, 2020

🕔Sep 20, 2020
Harvest conditions are optimal and the outlook is great for the next several days. With the progress made this week and likely through the weekend, harvest progress for the state […]

AgFax Weekend: More COVID-19 Aid Set | Federal Safety Net Favors Soybeans Sep 18, 2020

🕔Sep 18, 2020
In this week’s AgFax Weekend – More COVID-19 Aid Set | Federal Safety Net Favors Soybeans | and more.

Mississippi Rice: Harvest Full Steam Ahead; Off Target Impacts – Podcast Sep 18, 2020

🕔Sep 18, 2020
Ben sits down with Bobby and Jason to talk about rice harvest and the influence of off-target paraquat on rice yield and quality. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/paraquat%20rice%208-14-20.mp3

Drought Monitor Weekly: Fires Rage in the West, Heavy Rains, Flooding from Sally Sep 18, 2020

🕔Sep 18, 2020
Summary Dozens of dangerous and sometimes deadly wildfires continued to burn across the West, with the greatest concentration of blazes affecting the parched Pacific Coast States. By mid-September, 16 active […]

NOAA Seasonal Drought Outlook – Oct., Nov., Dec. Sep 18, 2020

🕔Sep 18, 2020
La Niña conditions are present, and are likely to continue through the Northern Hemisphere winter (75% chance). The forecaster consensus favors a borderline moderate event during the peak November-January season. […]

USDA Announces Additional Direct Money to Farmers, Ranchers Impacted by Coronavirus Sep 18, 2020

🕔Sep 18, 2020
USDA announced today up to an additional $14 billion will be available for agricultural producers who continue to face market disruptions and associated costs because of COVID-19. Signup for the […]

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