Nebraska: Evaluating Early-Season Hail Damage in Corn

🕔May 29, 2017According to the May 22 USDA Crop Progress Report, approximately 87% of corn acres have been planted and 52% of the crop has emerged. A number of severe storms with […]

Arkansas Field Reports: Fields Remain Flooded, Damage Assessment Ongoing

🕔May 8, 2017Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 7, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Darin Henderson, Madison County “Massive flooding events occurred last week. Major damage […]

California: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Severe Storms

🕔May 4, 2017In response to a request from Jacqueline Johnson, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in California, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Butte, Glenn, Kern, San Joaquin […]

Arkansas Field Reports: Hail Damage and Widespread Flooding

🕔May 1, 2017Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 30, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Branon Thiesse, Craighead County “Hail damaged corn and soybeans earlier in the […]

Texas Wheat: Hail Damage in the Blacklands

🕔Mar 31, 2017Most of Hill County received about 2 inches of rain in the past seven days, from both Monday night’s storm and rain on Tuesday night. Some places received over 2.5 […]

Michigan: 25 Counties Declared Multiple Disaster Areas – Rain and Drought

🕔Jan 10, 2017USDA) has designated 25 counties in Michigan as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused by multiple disaster conditions during the 2016 crop year. “Our hearts go […]

Australian Almond Crop Mainly Intact After Hail Storm

🕔Nov 15, 2016The severe wind and hail that hit parts of the Riverland and Sunraysia regions last Friday have caused damage to some almond orchards in the direct path of the storm. […]

Arizona: Graham County Designated Hail Disaster Area

🕔Nov 14, 2016USDA has designated Graham County in Arizona as a primary natural disaster area due to damages and losses caused by rain and a hailstorm that occurred on Oct. 8, 2016. […]

Iowa: Muscatine County Designated a Storm Disaster Area

Photo by Nikki Bell, University of Kentucky
🕔Aug 11, 2016USDA has designated Muscatine County in Iowa as a primary natural disaster area due to losses caused by excessive rain, high winds and hail that occurred from June 21, 2016, […]

North Carolina Field Reports: Tobacco Harvest Begins, Beneficial Rains and Storm Damage

🕔Jul 18, 2016Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 17, 2016. Extension Comments Julia Houck – Ashe-Alleghany Co FSA The county is starting to get dry. Water level in the […]

The Latest


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events