Mississippi Rice: Impact of Rainfall on Insecticide Seed Treatments

🕔May 15, 2019The challenge with most insecticide seed treatments in rice is that they have to provide control when the field goes to flood. Also, the insecticides used as seed treatments in […]

Louisiana Soybeans: Early Season Response to Flooding

🕔May 15, 2019With the recent rains, I wanted to put out some information on the impact of flooding on soybean germination, as well as, the impact on young plants. YOUNG PLANTS: The […]

Midwest Farming: Sand Deposited by Floods – What are Your Options?

🕔May 14, 2019Once waters receded following the March 2019 floods, many Nebraskans found sand and sediment deposited on their fields and properties. Landowners can consider a number of options for sand removal, […]

Mississippi Field Reports: Fields Back Under Water, Little Farm Activity

🕔May 14, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 12, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Preston Aust IV, Issaquena and Sharkey Counties “Excessive rainfall again put crops […]

Moving Grain: Flood Waters Halt Barge Traffic

🕔May 9, 2019Flood Waters Stop Mississippi River Traffic Rising flood waters have stopped Mississippi River traffic at St. Louis, MO. On May 3, river levels at St. Louis exceeded 38 feet, which […]

Arkansas Field Reports: Saturated Fields, Standing Water

🕔May 7, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 5, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Mike Andrews, Randolph County “Rain limited row crop progress last week. Many […]

Nebraska Flood Workshop: Recovering River Frontage Ag Land, May 13

🕔May 6, 2019After spring flooding, many river frontage pastures and crop fields were left with sand and silt deposits ranging from a few inches to up to three feet. Recovering that land […]

Moving Grain: Flooding Continues to Impact River Traffic

🕔Apr 25, 2019Flooding Continues to Impact River Traffic Much of the Mississippi River remains impacted by this year’s on-going flooding. According to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, river levels are receding […]

Midwest Flooding: 150K Growers, 16Mln Acres

🕔Apr 25, 2019The Midwest flooding crisis has already damaged grain and potentially many grain bin structures and is expected to present problems into July, impacting the current planting season. A geospatial intersection of […]

North Carolina Field Reports: Continued Rains, Flooding

🕔Apr 23, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 21, 2019. County Extension Comments Dwayne Tate – Agronomist Region 12 Five inches of rain fell region wide. Flooding from rivers […]

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