Missouri Soybean Fire – Left To Burn Itself Out Jul 25, 2019

🕔Jul 25, 2019Black smoke continues to roll off an outdoor soybean pile for the tenth day in a row at a Gavilon grain elevator surrounded by floodwaters in northwest Missouri. The area […]

Wildland Fire Potential High in Central & Southern Plains – Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma Jan 17, 2018

🕔Jan 17, 2018The central and southern Plains, including much of Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas have a higher than usual potential of wildland fire through April, according to Kansas State University scientists and […]

Iowa Harvest: Fire Prevention, Management Tips in Dry Fields Sep 14, 2017

🕔Sep 14, 2017It’s always difficult to forecast weather, but if dry field conditions persist, potential for combine and field fires this fall could be a problem. All it takes is a single […]

Crop Insurance: Examining Premium Subsidy Rates May 6, 2016

🕔May 6, 2016Introduction The lack of an objective rationale for crop insurance’s matrix of premium subsidy rates was one of the reasons discussed in the April 20, 2016 farmdoc daily article on […]

Kansas: Extreme Wildfire Risk Through the Weekend Apr 7, 2016

🕔Apr 7, 2016Multiple wildfires have been reported across Kansas this week, as weather continues to challenge suppression efforts. The current wildfires in Kansas are separate incidents from the recent Anderson Creek wildfire […]

Oklahoma: Drought Increase; Fire Destroyed Livestock, Hay, Fencing – USDA Apr 5, 2016

🕔Apr 5, 2016The month of March ended in the same way as it began, mostly dry and warm with increasing drought conditions. According to the Mesonet, the fire in Woods County burned […]

Texas: Rekindled Interest in Prescribed Fire Sparks Extension Agent Training Feb 11, 2016

🕔Feb 11, 2016A rekindled interest in the use of prescribed fire as a tool for rangeland management has led a range expert to bring her agency’s personnel up to speed on the […]

Almond News: Thousands of Hulls Burn Near Chowchilla – AgFax Nov 17, 2015

🕔Nov 17, 2015Andrew Khun reports for the Merced Sun-Star that thousands of almond hulls totaling more than 5000 tons caught fire at 5 a.m. at Minturn Huller Cooperative outside Chowchilla. 20 firefighters […]

Texas Crop Weather: Fire, Rain Had Nominal Impact on South Central Ag Nov 17, 2015

🕔Nov 17, 2015“I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain.” That lyric from a ’70s James Taylor song would certainly apply to the residents of South Central Texas over the past few months. […]

Georgia Peanuts: Warehouse in Donalsonville Burns Down Oct 16, 2015

🕔Oct 16, 2015We’ve lost a nice peanut warehouse in Donalsonville to fire. It’s the old Beall Peanut Company warehouse, that had a capacity of a whole lot of peanuts. Reports are that […]

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