Texas Field Reports: Peanut Production Acreage Down 43% from 2017

🕔Nov 27, 2018Fewer planted acres, summer drought and late-season rains caused a significant drop in peanut production around the state, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Emi Kimura, […]

Texas Field Reports: Wet Conditions Continue to Slow Cotton Harvest, Reduce Quality

🕔Nov 14, 2018Rain continues to cause issues for cotton growers hoping to harvest their crops around the state, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Gaylon Morgan, AgriLife Extension […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Harvest Continues at Mostly Good Pace

🕔Nov 6, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 4, 2018. County Comments Matthew Wannamaker, Lexington County Cotton harvest continued. Peanut harvest was nearly wrapping up. Yields were varying throughout […]

Texas Field Reports: Pecan Crop Looks Good Despite Rain Losses

🕔Nov 6, 2018An above-average production year for pecan growers could take a hit due to continued wet weather that has delayed harvests and hurt quality, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Florida: $158 Mln in Ag Losses from Michael

🕔Oct 30, 2018Hurricane Michael caused production losses totaling $158 million for Florida’s agricultural industries in the 2018-19 growing season, according to economists with the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural […]

Texas Field Reports: Rains Delay Harvests, Planting Schedules

🕔Oct 23, 2018Recent rain events are delaying harvests of some warm-season crops and planting of cool-season crops, including winter forages for cattle producers, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts.  Widespread […]

Texas Field Reports: Tough Year for Grain Growers

🕔Oct 16, 2018Texas grain producers faced a difficult 2018 as natural and market forces aligned against them, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Drought conditions and high temperatures hurt production […]

Wheat Production Up 8% from 2017 – USDA

🕔Sep 28, 2018All wheat production totaled 1.88 billion bushels in 2018, up 8 percent from the revised 2017 total of 1.74 billion bushels. Area harvested for grain totaled 39.6 million acres, up […]

Grain Stocks: Corn Down from Last Year; Soybeans Up Nearly 50% – USDA

🕔Sep 28, 2018Old crop corn stocks in all positions on September 1, 2018 totaled 2.14 billion bushels, down 7 percent from September 1, 2017. Of the total stocks, 620 million bushels are […]

Texas Field Reports: Battling Armyworms

🕔Sep 18, 2018Hay and forage producers and homeowners around the state are battling armyworms following rains and cooler weather, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts.   The fall armyworm is […]

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