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    Mississippi: Break from Excess Rain Lets Farm Acreage Finally Dry May 4, 2020

    🕔May 4, 2020
    The beginning of May brought a welcome sight for Mississippi producers: sunny skies and drying fields. For the second straight year, precipitation levels well above normal in the winter and […]

    South Dakota: 28 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods Apr 29, 2020

    🕔Apr 29, 2020
    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 28 South Dakota counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to excessive moisture and flooding that occurred from January 1, 2019, […]

    Texas: 4 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Multiple Weather Events Apr 29, 2020

    🕔Apr 29, 2020
    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated four Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to recent disasters may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) […]

    Arkansas: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Excessive Rains Mar 27, 2020

    🕔Mar 27, 2020
    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated two Arkansas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to recent two recent disasters may be eligible for U.S. Department of […]

    Weather: Planting Delays Possible, Not Likely to Be as Severe as 2019 Mar 24, 2020

    🕔Mar 24, 2020
    Last week, New York Times writer John Schwartz reported that, “Brace for another flooded spring — but not one as bad as last year, forecasters from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration warned on Thursday. “‘Flooding […]

    Moving Grain: Flood Conditions Continue To Disrupt Barge Navigation Mar 12, 2020

    🕔Mar 12, 2020
    Flood Conditions Continue To Disrupt Barge Navigation on Lower Mississippi Consistent flood conditions on the Lower Mississippi River are causing disruptions from Cairo, IL, to the Gulf of Mexico. As […]

    River Levees: 2019 Midwest Breaches And Flooding Complicate Crop Insurance Mar 10, 2020

    🕔Mar 10, 2020
    Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig met with USDA officials from different agencies and local farmers Friday at the Silver Spur Bar & Grill but took his burger to go […]

    Michigan: Kalamazoo County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Flood Mar 4, 2020

    🕔Mar 4, 2020
    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Kalamazoo County, Michigan, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due to excessive rain that occurred March 9, 2019, through Nov. 4, […]

    North Dakota: 16 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Multiple Events Mar 4, 2020

    🕔Mar 4, 2020
    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 16 North Dakota counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses caused by five separate disaster events may be eligible for U.S. Department […]

    Spring Flooding – Water Levels Already High from Wet Winter Mar 2, 2020

    🕔Mar 2, 2020
    Bloomberg writer Brian K Sullivan reported on Friday that, “For the second year in a row, much of the U.S. is primed to suffer multi-billion dollar flood losses, with farmers already steeling themselves for planting […]

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