Texas Hurricane Losses: When Crop Insurance Won’t Help – DTN Sep 12, 2017

🕔Sep 12, 2017
Many 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 […]

Texas Blacklands Cotton: Plenty of Moisture; Bollworm Egg Lay – CORRECTION Jul 7, 2017

🕔Jul 7, 2017
Editor’s Note: Please excuse the mistakes, and see the following for a corrections to last week’s newsletter: “Square and boll retention could be affected by cloudy weather”: cloudy skies only affect square retention, […]

South Dakota Sorghum: Wireworms Busy Reducing Stands Jun 16, 2017

🕔Jun 16, 2017
Sorghum and milo planting are well under way in South Dakota, and we are starting to receive reports of stand issues with some earlier planted fields. Upon inspection, these fields […]

Arkansas Flooding: Replanting but Too Late for Many Rice Acres – DTN May 16, 2017

🕔May 16, 2017
On May 2, flooding from heavy rains inundated farm fields, homes and businesses in Arkansas. The storms caught both livestock and row-crop farmers at a critical time, according to Randy […]

U.S. Exports Sales Report: Soybeans Riding the Bull; Wheat, Corn Neutral – DTN Apr 17, 2017

🕔Apr 17, 2017
This week’s export sales report should be viewed as bullish for soybeans, neutral for wheat and corn, and bearish for milo, according to DTN Analyst Todd Hultman.   WHEAT Weekly […]

Texas Field Reports: Too Few Chill Hours Could Affect Fruit Crop Apr 12, 2017

🕔Apr 12, 2017
Warm winter weather could mean too few chill hours for much of the state’s fruit production areas, said Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Fruit trees, such as peaches and […]

Texas Field Reports: Wheat Acres Down with Poor Prices Feb 14, 2017

🕔Feb 14, 2017
U.S. planted wheat acres trended to their lowest since 1909 amid low prices and uncooperative weather, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Bill Thompson, AgriLife Extension economist, San […]

Virginia Field Reports: Harvest Speed Picking Up Oct 25, 2016

🕔Oct 25, 2016
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 23, 2016. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

Southern Grains: Pest Pressure Builds Widely, Corn Harvest Starts – AgFax Jul 22, 2016

🕔Jul 22, 2016
Southern Grains: Pest Pressure Builds Widely, Corn Harvest Starts Owen Taylor, Editor 601-992-9488 OVERVIEW Hot off the press: As we closed this report, Monsanto issued a press release saying that […]

North Carolina Field Reports: Tobacco Harvest Begins, Beneficial Rains and Storm Damage Jul 18, 2016

🕔Jul 18, 2016
Crop 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 […]

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