Georgia Weather: El Nino to Blame for Wet Winter

🕔Mar 18, 2019Farmers who might face a delayed planting season can thank El Nino for Georgia’s exceedingly wet winter, according to Pam Knox, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension agricultural climatologist. Row crop […]

Ohio Corn: Will Planting Delays Require Switching Hybrid Maturities?

🕔May 23, 2017According to the USDA/NASS, for the week ending May 21, corn was 73 percent planted, which was 24 percent ahead of last year and the same as the five-year average.  […]

Planting Delays Create More Decisions Based on Limited Time – DTN

🕔May 27, 2016Generally speaking, if planting is delayed in May because of rains, you don’t have to switch out to shorter maturities of either corn or soybean varieties. Finding seed of shorter […]

Missouri: Delayed Corn Planting Creates Difficult Management Decisions

🕔May 27, 2015The latest USDA report on planting progress (May 26) shows that about 15% of the planned corn acres in Missouri have not been planted. This is almost 500,000 acres. Most […]

Arkansas: More Rain, More Delays. Oh, And There’s ‘Skeeters.

🕔Apr 14, 2015Monday’s rain has been a boon for dry hay meadows in northwest Arkansas, but will keep row crop growers out of the field again, county extension agents for the University […]

Weather: ‘Crazy Wet’ Delays Southern Planting Starts – DTN

🕔Mar 12, 2015Copious amounts of precipitation in the U.S. Southeast have producers there wondering when they’ll be able to start fieldwork for the 2015 growing season. DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist Bryce Anderson […]

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