Freezing Temps, Snow Bring Widespread Harvest Challenges Oct 15, 2019

🕔Oct 15, 2019Late last week, Bloomberg writers Brian K Sullivan and Ashley Robinson reported that, “A large snowfall is set to sweep out of the Rocky Mountains later this week, bringing snow by the foot […]

Corn Belt Livestock Producers Prepare for Storm – DTN Jan 18, 2019

🕔Jan 18, 2019A winter storm is set to push across much of the central Corn Belt this weekend, bringing with it several inches of snow and sub-zero temperatures. While the storm could […]

Soybean Harvest Losses Continue To Mount In Upper Midwest – DTN Oct 17, 2018

🕔Oct 17, 2018It’s been a tough year for farmers in Minnesota, South Dakota, northern Iowa, northeastern North Dakota and western Wisconsin. Many of these areas endured late planting due to April snows, […]

Texas High Plains Cotton: Potential for Snow, Freeze Pushes Boll Opener Applications Oct 12, 2018

🕔Oct 12, 2018Between Hurricane Michael damaging and destroying cotton crops across the Southeast, Tropical Storm Sergio preparing to move over the Texas Panhandle and Rolling Plains and a cold front swooping in […]

Kentucky Wheat: How Will Snow Affect Your Crop? Mar 21, 2018

🕔Mar 21, 2018Apparently Mother Nature didn’t get the memo that today is the first day of spring. Forecasts across Kentucky are predicting measurable snow accumulation. Despite these predictions, the temperatures are supposed […]

South Carolina: Snowy Start to 2018 Jan 5, 2018

🕔Jan 5, 2018On Wednesday (1/3) we saw the first winter weather since a light ice storm in February of 2015.  The winter storm, referred to as a bomb cyclone, brought snow up […]

Grain: Upper Midwest Drought – Will it Affect Crop Prices? – DTN Jun 13, 2017

🕔Jun 13, 2017From November 2016 to January 2017, North Dakota had received 47 inches of snow, and South Dakota railcars and locomotives were buried in snow. But in last week’s USDA Crop […]

Kansas Wheat: 40% of State’s Crop Hit by Spring Snow May 9, 2017

🕔May 9, 2017As usual, Mother Nature will take her time when it comes to revealing the extent of damage to the wheat crop from the spring blizzard that hit western Kansas at […]

Texas Panhandle Wheat Escapes Major Damage from Late Snow, Freeze May 9, 2017

🕔May 9, 2017Bent and broken but not down for the count – that is the damage report from Texas A&M AgriLife wheat experts after freezing temperatures, high winds and 4 or more […]

Virginia: Freezes, Snow, and Some Corn Planting – USDA Apr 12, 2016

🕔Apr 12, 2016Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 10, 2016. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

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