Dossett on Rice: Indian Spot Price on the Move; FDA Flood Rule Stalls Texas Harvest

🕔Sep 15, 2017Cash Markets Indian spot rice prices are moving up. They are back close to the high of the year. The Indian government decided to stop exporting to Bangladesh from September […]

Texas Hurricane Losses: When Crop Insurance Won’t Help – DTN

🕔Sep 12, 2017Many cotton farmers in eastern and southern Texas were anticipating a strong crop this year, only to see their hopes washed away by Hurricane Harvey. Now they’re trying to salvage […]

Hurricanes: Don’t Let Flooded Crops Enter Food Chain, says EPA – DTN

🕔Sep 11, 2017As farmers in Florida, Georgia and other Southeastern states brace for Hurricane Irma, farmers in Texas are dealing with the post-Hurricane Harvey impacts of flooded crops.   Among the issues […]

Rose on Cotton: Will the ‘Hurricane Rally’ Continue?

🕔Sep 8, 2017The Bulls made it three in a row over the holiday-shortened trading week as the projected path of Irma continues to turn more ominous for major cotton producing regions.  The […]

Hurricane Season: 80% Likelihood of Above Average Activity – USDA Podcast

🕔May 30, 2017This USDA podcast takes a quick look at the outlook for tropical storm and hurricane activity this summer and fall in both the Atlantic, Pacific, and Gulf coasts. Rod Bain, […]

Hurricane Patricia: Rains Needed Despite Flooding Concerns – DTN

🕔Oct 23, 2015When DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist Joel Burgio first looked at the wind speed for Hurricane Patricia early Friday morning, he thought it was a mistake. It wasn’t. “It’s very powerful,” […]

Hurricane Joaquin – How Will It Compare To Sandy, Isabel? – AccuWeather’s Outlook.

🕔Sep 30, 2015Questions have been raised about the similarity to Joaquin with other recent hurricane strikes in the mid-Atlantic states. According to Mike Smith, senior vice president and chief innovation executive of […]

Georgia: Tropical Storm Erika – What to Watch Out For

🕔Aug 27, 2015By now many of you are aware of hurricane Erika’s forecasted path. Pam Knox, Extension Climatologist, sent the following info: “Meteorologists have been watching the development of Tropical Storm Erika […]

Louisiana’s Coastal Protection – Blueprint For World

🕔Aug 20, 2015A decade after Hurricane Katrina hammered America’s Gulf Coast, measures are being taken there to protect against similar devastation from natural disasters — as well as against long-term, gradual impacts […]

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