Dicamba: Arkansas Ban Started April 16 with Plenty of Legal Drama – DTN

🕔Apr 18, 2018On Monday, Arkansas’ in-season ban on dicamba went into effect, but not without some confusion and drama.  Two judges in Phillips and Mississippi counties filed temporary restraining orders of the […]

Illinois Farm Finances: How Will Chinese Tariffs Affect Grain Farms?

🕔Apr 18, 2018Recent events suggest a possibility that China will place a 25% tariff on soybean exports from the United States to China. Such a tariff would result in lower soybean prices […]

DTN Grain Open: Markets Mostly Quiet

🕔Apr 18, 20186:00 a.m. CME Globex: July corn was fractionally higher, July soybeans were 1 cent lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 4 cents higher. CME Globex Recap: The grain […]

DTN Grain Close: New-Crop Soybeans, Meal Push Higher on Quiet Day

🕔Apr 17, 2018November soybeans closed up a nickel and December soybean meal was up $3.90 Tuesday, showing a little buying spunk on an otherwise quiet day of trading in grains and oilseeds. […]

Corn, Soy Planting: Midwest and Northern Plains Wait for Soil Temps to Rise – DTN

🕔Apr 17, 2018No, you didn’t mix up the calendar pages. It’s mid-April, and some Midwest farmers are watching snow pile up on their fields this week. As the pace of planting slips […]

Tennessee: Will This Be Another Slug Year?

🕔Apr 17, 2018I’ve already been getting comments about people seeing slugs in their fields, and the cool and wet weather isn’t helping. Of course, slugs like it wet, and slow seedling growth […]

DTN Grain Midday: Wheat, Beans Move Lower

🕔Apr 17, 2018Trade is mixed at midday in quiet action. CORN Corn trade is flat to 2 cents lower at midday with trade remaining at the lower end of the recent range […]

Herbicides: Spray Droplet Sizes And Drift Control – Let’s Get Precise

🕔Apr 17, 2018Nebraska study looks at weed control — including control of Palmer pigweed — across a wide range of nozzles, carrier volumes, droplet sizes and herbicides.

Alabama: Tariffs Cause Worry Among Farmers

🕔Apr 17, 2018Recent trade discussions between the United States and China have Alabama producers like Stewart McGill cautious about the future markets of crops. China recently announced a 25 percent tariff on […]

Georgia Weather: Dry Planting Conditions Expected This Spring

🕔Apr 17, 2018Georgia farmers should expect dry weather when they plant their crops this spring, but Pam Knox, University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences agricultural climatologist, anticipates an active […]

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