Crop Progress: Corn Planting Moves Towards Finish Line – DTN Jun 3, 2020

🕔Jun 3, 2020
U.S. corn planting steadily moved toward the finish line while soybean planting reached the three-quarters finished mark last week, USDA NASS said in its weekly Crop Progress report on Monday. […]

Mississippi: Drier Weather Helps Growers Catch Up on Planting May 29, 2020

🕔May 29, 2020
Row crop growers in Mississippi used a relatively dry May to make up for planting time lost earlier in the spring due to wet weather and soggy fields. As of […]

Louisiana Soybeans: Planting Passes 80%; Don’t Stress Over Low Plant Populations May 28, 2020

🕔May 28, 2020
Louisiana soybean producers were able to plant an additional 8% of the crop during the week of May 18-May 24 to reach a total of 83% planted for the state. […]

Arkansas Soybeans: Planting Sprints Toward Finish Line as Weather Allows May 22, 2020

🕔May 22, 2020
When asked how soybean planting in his county had been going over the past week or two, Robert Goodson, agriculture agent for the Phillips County Cooperative Extension Service office, paused. […]

Iowa Field Reports: Needed Rains Slow Planting May 20, 2020

🕔May 20, 2020
Some much-welcomed rain fell across the state this past week. Prior to the rain, farmers continued to make progress on getting the crop in the ground. According to the May 17 […]

Texas Field Reports: Mother Nature Delivers Mixed Bag for Hay Producers May 20, 2020

🕔May 20, 2020
Texas’ hay season has been a mixed bag for producers with results heavily dependent on Mother Nature and timing, said Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, Ph.D., AgriLife […]

Nebraska: Planting Dates and How They Impact Corn Growth May 18, 2020

🕔May 18, 2020
Despite the above-average yields in recent years, there has been reports of ear formation issues (Elmore et al., 2016; McMechan et al., 2017; and Ortez et al., 2019) in corn […]

Spring Wheat Planting Progress Varies with Regional Conditions May 14, 2020

🕔May 14, 2020
U.S. wheat farmers across the Northern Plains are hard at work trying to plant spring wheat for the 2020 harvest. Their efforts depend on widely varying regional conditions so many […]

Tennessee Corn, Soybeans: Crops Look Relatively Good Despite Weather May 14, 2020

🕔May 14, 2020
This spring has been a roller coaster for sure with respect to planting. Currently we are about 85% planted on corn acres and 20% on soybeans, although this has been one […]

Texas Field Reports: Alternative Crop Acreage Up, Market Conditions a Mixed Bag May 14, 2020

🕔May 14, 2020
Alternative crop acres are expected to be up amid mixed market conditions, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Calvin Trostle, Ph.D., AgriLife Extension agronomist, Lubbock, said COVID-19 has not […]

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