Texas Field Reports: Tough Year for Rice Producers, Yields Likely Below Average Oct 1, 2019

🕔Oct 1, 2019Texas rice growers faced a challenging 2019 due to early and late-season rains, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Research expert. Ted Wilson, Ph.D., Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension […]

Iowa Field Reports: Crops Developing Well, Pest Pressure on the Rise Jul 9, 2019

🕔Jul 9, 2019Soybean gall midge larvae, Japanese beetles, foliar diseases in corn, and weed management issues were some of the more common issues ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomists came across in […]

Texas Field Reports: Corn, Sorghum Prices Rally on Crop Uncertainty Jul 9, 2019

🕔Jul 9, 2019Corn and sorghum prices have rallied in response to weather-related problems in the Corn Belt, but their future remains uncertain, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. […]

Oklahoma: ‘Best Looking Cotton Is Still in the Bag.’ May 10, 2019

🕔May 10, 2019The weather still dominates the start of the 2019 cotton season. Cooler than normal and saturated fields has prevented the start of planting this year. Dr. Mile Karner in the […]

Texas Field Reports: Pecan Crop Looks Good Despite Rain Losses Nov 6, 2018

🕔Nov 6, 2018An above-average production year for pecan growers could take a hit due to continued wet weather that has delayed harvests and hurt quality, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Texas Field Reports: Record-Setting Wet Fall Oct 30, 2018

🕔Oct 30, 2018Texas weather conditions emerged from one of the hottest, driest summers on record into the wettest two-month period on record, according to the Texas state climatologist. Dr. John Nielsen-Gammon reported […]

Illinois Corn: How Is Our Crop Doing at the Start of July? Jul 6, 2018

🕔Jul 6, 2018The crop progress report from NASS showed that on July 1, 40 percent of the Illinois corn crop was silking, the crop rating was 85 percent good + excellent (G […]

Iowa Field Reports: North Too Wet, South Remains Dry Jun 27, 2018

🕔Jun 27, 2018The saga continues with areas of northern Iowa receiving too much rain while southern Iowa continues to be on the drier side. Rainfall totals across the state ranged anywhere from […]

Crop Progress: Corn, Soybean Harvest Slip Further Behind – DTN Oct 13, 2017

🕔Oct 13, 2017Corn and soybean harvest continued to slip further behind the average pace during the week ended Oct. 8, according to USDA’s latest Crop Progress report issued Tuesday. The report was […]

Texas Field Reports: Coastal Cotton Industry Hit Hard by Hurricane Harvey Sep 7, 2017

🕔Sep 7, 2017Hurricane Harvey and its after-effects have the coastal cotton industry reeling, according to Texas A&M AgriLife experts. Dr. John Robinson, College Station, said harvest activities were 40 percent complete leading […]

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