Georgia: Crops at Heightened Disease Risk

🕔May 25, 2018This is a really big week for us in the field, not only with planting but with rain and subsequent disease. We are seeing some seedling disease in Wilcox County […]

Virginia Soybeans: Flooded Fields – How Much Damage? What to Do?

🕔May 25, 2018Rainfall across the state resulted in in saturated soils and sometimes flooded soybeans or fields to be planted in soybean.  Although fields are drying out, more rain is expected this […]

Arkansas: Extension Agronomists Report Good Conditions for Most Crops

🕔May 25, 2018Warm, dry weather had benefits for some Arkansas farmers; with 94 percent of corn and 95 percent or rice rated fair to excellent condition, according to the National Agricultural Statistics […]

Soybean Boom – Brazil Ports are Ready – DTN

🕔May 25, 2018Brazilian grain export facilities along the Amazon River are picking up a larger share of the country’s growing exports, and waterways are playing a larger role in carrying corn and […]

DTN Grain Close: HRW Wheat Charges Higher Into Hot Holiday Weekend

🕔May 25, 2018July K.C. wheat closed up 15 cents, nearly reaching it highest prices in 10 months with hot temperatures in store for the southwestern Plains through Memorial Day weekend. Friday’s trading […]

South Carolina: Michael Plumblee Joins Clemson University Extension

🕔May 25, 2018The Clemson Extension Service has hired a new Extension associate to help South Carolina farmers learn how to use technologies to increase efficiency. Michael Plumblee started working at Clemson’s Edisto Research […]

Alabama: 3 Upcoming Cotton, Soybean Scouting Schools

🕔May 25, 2018Producers will have an opportunity to brush up on insect scouting techniques at the annual cotton and soybean “scouting school” workshops. The Alabama Cooperative Extension crops team is hosting the […]

DTN Grain Open: Markets Move Mostly Higher

🕔May 25, 20186:00 a.m. CME Globex: July corn was 1 cent higher, July soybeans were 5 cents higher, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 7 cents higher. CME Globex Recap: This […]

Virginia Soybeans: Plenty of Time Left to Plant, Don’t Rush into Wet Fields

🕔May 24, 2018Recent heavy rains have led to temporary flooding of numerous soybean fields throughout Virginia and put us behind with soybean planting .  Only 26% of the crop was planted as […]

Iowa Soybeans: Frogeye Leaf Spot Showing Signs of Fungicide Resistance

🕔May 24, 2018Isolates of Cercospora sojina showing reduced sensitivity to quinone outside inhibitor (QoI, strobilurin) fungicides were recently recovered from soybean in Iowa. This pathogen causes frogeye leaf spot, an important foliar soybean disease that […]

Weather

Markets

The Latest