Colorado: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Multiple Disasters Nov 15, 2017

🕔Nov 15, 2017
USDA has designated five counties in Colorado as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused by multiple disasters that occurred during the 2017 crop year. Designation Number […]

Arkansas: Logan County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Hail Aug 29, 2017

🕔Aug 29, 2017
In response to a request from Clayton Parr, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Arkansas, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Logan County in Arkansas as […]

Kansas: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods Aug 22, 2017

🕔Aug 22, 2017
In response to a request from Jack Salava, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Kansas, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Grant, Kingman and Sherman counties […]

Iowa Crop Update: Drought, Hail Damage, Weed Escapes, and Soybean Aphids Aug 15, 2017

🕔Aug 15, 2017
#Drought17, late season hail damage, weed escapes, and soybean aphids seem to be the big issues ISU Extension field agronomists are seeing in fields across the state this past week. […]

Texas: 4 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Heavy Storms Jul 31, 2017

🕔Jul 31, 2017
In response to a request from Erasmo Trevino, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Texas, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Duval, Foard, Lamb and Webb […]

South Dakota Corn, Soybeans: Making Cropping Decisions After Hail Storms Jul 17, 2017

🕔Jul 17, 2017
Recent hail storms have brought crop injury in isolated parts of South Dakota. We always hope the old ‘white combine’ adage does not come true, but there is no stopping […]

Texas Field Reports: Hail Damage Across High Plains Being Evaluated Jul 6, 2017

🕔Jul 6, 2017
Waves of hail storms across the High Plains and South Plains damaged many acres of crops as recently as July 4, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service personnel. Everything […]

Ohio Corn: Hail Injury Depends on Development Stage Jun 27, 2017

🕔Jun 27, 2017
The impact of hail damage is largely dependent on corn’s stage of development. Hail affects yield primarily by reducing stands and defoliating plants. Most of the hail damage results from […]

Michigan Corn, Soybeans: Evaluating Storm-Damaged Crops Jun 23, 2017

🕔Jun 23, 2017
Heavy rains, strong winds, hail and even tornadoes leave their mark on fields across the Midwest every year. If your farm is in the path of one of these storms, […]

Texas Cotton: New 2017 Crop Hail-Out and Replant Guide Available Jun 22, 2017

🕔Jun 22, 2017
The latest Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service crop hail-damage assessment and replant guide is now available, said its author. Dr. Calvin Trostle, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agronomist at Lubbock, […]

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