Mississippi Corn: Late Season Scouting Priorities – Podcast

🕔Jul 19, 2019In the wake of Hurricane Barry, Dr. Erick Larson, MSU Extension – State Corn Specialist and Mr. Nolan Stapleton, MSU Extension Associate – Corn Verification Program give a late season […]

Moving Grain: Ocean Freight Rates Tick Up; New Orleans Port Closed

🕔Jul 19, 2019Ocean Freight Rates Ticked Up in Past Two Weeks Ocean freight rates for shipping bulk commodities, including grain, increased for two consecutive weeks. As of July 11, the rate for […]

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Foliar Fungicide Decisions for Late-Planted Crops

🕔Jul 19, 2019A new article recently released through the Crop Protection Network (CPN) discusses how to make fungicide decisions in corn and soybean, given the delayed planting scenarios across the Midwest. The […]

Weather-Based Price Premiums Will Be Limited Help – Commentary

🕔Jul 18, 2019We want to examine some of the financial issues facing farmers in a year with widespread flooding, fields that won’t dry out, and prevented planting, all taking place in the […]

Louisiana: Hurricane Barry Floodwaters Affecting Southwestern Crops

🕔Jul 18, 2019Hurricane Barry had a minimal effect on Louisiana croplands, but its aftermath left a narrow strip of flooding rain that will cause damage. Some soybeans were flooded, and rice was […]

Iowa Field Reports: Heat Stress, Soybean Defoliators

🕔Jul 17, 2019Check out what ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomists have been seeing and hearing about in fields across the state this past week. Some of the common issues observed in […]

Georgia: 5 Weed Considerations for Corn, Peanuts

🕔Jul 17, 2019A few things to consider based upon what I am seeing and hearing in the field:

Mississippi Corn: How to Safely Terminate Irrigation

🕔Jul 17, 2019Much of our March-planted corn crop has now dented and kernels are filling size and weight. However, heat unit accumulation has lagged this year, meaning crop development is likely to […]

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Flash Drought and Crop Stress Concerns

🕔Jul 17, 2019The weather forecast for this next week is calling for daytime high temperatures in the 90s and even in the 100s across the state and low nighttime temperatures in the […]

Crop Progress: Corn Conditions Improve, Progress Still Lagging – DTN

🕔Jul 16, 2019Corn and soybean development continued to lag behind the average pace last week, but conditions for both crops rose slightly, according to the latest USDA NASS Crop Progress report released […]

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