Moving Grain: Barge Traffic Slowed by Flooding Along Upper Mississippi

🕔Oct 18, 2018Flooding Conditions Still Impacting Barge Traffic on Upper Mississippi River As of October 17, rain in the central U.S. caused flooding that closed 7 locks on the upper Mississippi River. […]

North Carolina Field Reports: Flooding, Some Harvest Underway

🕔Oct 16, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 14, 2018. County Extension Comments Joey Knight – Caswell County Extension With Hurricane Michael dropping approximately 10-11 inches of rain here […]

Virginia Field Reports: Heavy Rains Hit Some Areas

🕔Oct 16, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 14, 2018. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

Ohio: Holmes County Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Flooding

🕔Oct 15, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Holmes County, Ohio, a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due excessive rain, flooding, landslides and mudslides that occurred April 1 through June […]

South Carolina Pesticides: Post-Storm Dangers – Proper Clean-Up, Disposal

🕔Sep 27, 2018The hurricane may be gone, but the danger it left behind can still harm you. Experts with the Department of Pesticide Regulation, a regulatory agency based at Clemson University, warn […]

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Management of Flood-Submerged Grain

🕔Sep 27, 2018There have been flooded fields with water over the grain in Southwest, Northwest and East Central Iowa this year. This was caused by intense rains over Labor Day and the following […]

Virginia Field Reports: Leftover Florence Rains, Localized Flooding

🕔Sep 25, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 23, 2018. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

North Carolina Field Reports: More Rains, Assessing Florence Damage

🕔Sep 24, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 23, 2018. County Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension The remnants of Hurricane Florence deposited some significant rainfall to […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: Soggy Conditions Hinder Harvest

🕔Sep 21, 2018Although conditions were already soggy from rain showers over the past several days, a significant storm front tore across southern Minnesota Thursday, dropping anywhere from 0.5 to over 3 inches […]

South Carolina: USDA Assistance Available for Flood Damaged Ag Land

🕔Sep 20, 2018The USDA is responding to South Carolina farmers and ranchers who suffered damage to working lands and livestock mortality because of Hurricane Florence. Producers are encouraged to sign up for […]

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