Pennsylvania: Preparing Grain Storages for Harvest Sep 18, 2020

🕔Sep 18, 2020
As we approach corn grain harvest, we thought it was good to remind folks to properly prepare grain storages. Several species of beetles and moth caterpillars can attack stored grain. […]

USDA Announces Additional Direct Money to Farmers, Ranchers Impacted by Coronavirus Sep 18, 2020

🕔Sep 18, 2020
USDA announced today up to an additional $14 billion will be available for agricultural producers who continue to face market disruptions and associated costs because of COVID-19. Signup for the […]

Texas Field Reports: Grain Market Improves Amid Reduced Crop Estimate Sep 16, 2020

🕔Sep 16, 2020
Texas grain producers are experiencing better market conditions this fall compared to where prices were mid-summer, thanks in large part to reduced U.S. corn yield estimates in the nation’s grain-producing […]

Texas Field Reports: Corn Crop Up Despite Fewer Acres, Spotty Rain Sep 10, 2020

🕔Sep 10, 2020
The Texas corn crop has reached the midway point, and expectations are for an above-average crop, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Ronnie Schnell, Ph.D., AgriLife Extension […]

Crop Progress: Corn, Soybean Conditions Continue Decline – DTN Sep 9, 2020

🕔Sep 9, 2020
U.S. corn and soybean ratings fell again last week, according to the USDA NASS weekly Crop Progress report released on Tuesday. NASS estimated that 61% of the nation’s corn crop […]

Ag Trade: USDA Forecasts U.S. Exports Up $5.5 Billion for 2021 Aug 27, 2020

🕔Aug 27, 2020
On Wednesday, the USDA released its Outlook for U.S. Agricultural Trade, a quarterly report from the Department’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) and Economic Research Service (ERS).  Today’s update includes highlights from […]

Texas West Plains Cotton: Keep Irrigation Running, Sample Soils for Nematodes Aug 27, 2020

🕔Aug 27, 2020
For most, August has been another long hot, dry month. Very few were fortunate enough to receive any measurable precipitation. Most all cotton has bolled to the top and has […]

Texas Field Reports: ‘Ripe Conditions’ for Dove Season Aug 26, 2020

🕔Aug 26, 2020
Texas hunters should expect a promising number of dove in flight as the 2020 hunting season kicks off, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. John Tomacek, Ph.D., AgriLife […]

Crop Progress: Corn, Soybean Conditions Decline – DTN Aug 25, 2020

🕔Aug 25, 2020
The U.S. corn crop’s good-to-excellent rating fell last week due to significant rating declines for several major corn-producing states, USDA NASS said in its weekly Crop Progress report on Monday. […]

Feed Grain Outlook: Corn, Sorghum Exports Boosted by Higher Production Forecasts Aug 21, 2020

🕔Aug 21, 2020
U.S. corn production is raised to 15.3 billion bushels, based on a national average yield of 181.8 bushels per acre, according to the National Agricultural Statistic Service’s (NASS) August Crop […]

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