Mississippi: 20 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods

🕔Nov 16, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 20 Mississippi counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to rainfall and flooding that occurred April 1 through June 30, 2018, […]

Arkansas: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods

🕔Nov 16, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated two Arkansas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Greene and Mississippi counties who suffered losses due to excessive rain that occurred from Aug. […]

Arkansas Rice: Variety Decisions for 2019

🕔Nov 14, 2018As we wrap up harvest it’s already time to make planting decisions for 2019.  It’s turned out to be a great year for rice yields and overall quality.  While rice […]

Arkansas Soybeans: Variety Performance Against Southern Root-Knot Nematode

🕔Nov 14, 2018The southern root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita) is the most important yield-limiting plant-pathogenic nematode that affects soybean production in the mid-South. It is found in nearly all soybean producing counties in […]

Arkansas Field Reports: More Harvest Rain Delays

🕔Nov 14, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 11, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Mike Andrews, Randolph County “Rain slowed harvest last week with only a […]

Arkansas: 2019 Crop Enterprise Budgets Available

🕔Nov 12, 2018The University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture has released the 2019 Crop Enterprise Budgets. Budgets are available as a printed manuscript and as interactive files that allow users to change […]

Arkansas: Peanut Harvest Seeing Same Slow Progress as Other Crops

🕔Nov 9, 2018Consider the peanut: more legume than nut, more row crop than bush or tree. And in Arkansas agriculture, it has often been more specialty crop than practical rotation crop for […]

Dicamba: States Scramble to Get a Grip – DTN

🕔Nov 9, 2018Indiana has decided to drop all state-led dicamba training, Illinois may have to certify thousands of applicators, and Arkansas is considering in-season dicamba use in 2019.

Arkansas Field Reports: More Rain Delays

🕔Nov 6, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 4, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Mike Andrews, Randolph County “Rain last week halted harvest for the most […]

Arkansas Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Continues Between Rains

🕔Oct 30, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 28, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Mike Andrews, Randolph County “Rainfall late last week delayed harvest of soybeans, […]

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