Louisiana: Hurricane Barry Floodwaters Affecting Southwestern Crops

🕔Jul 18, 2019Hurricane Barry had a minimal effect on Louisiana croplands, but its aftermath left a narrow strip of flooding rain that will cause damage. Some soybeans were flooded, and rice was […]

Louisiana Field Reports: “Banged Up by Barry”

🕔Jul 16, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 14, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish “Banged up by Barry” summarizes last week. […]

Georgia Pecans: Widespread Die-Back Attributed to Delayed Hurricane Damage

🕔Jul 10, 2019Over the last week I have had at least 5 separate calls from different parts of the state regarding trees–usually in the range of 2 years old up to 12-15 […]

Alabama: Dale County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Michael

🕔Jul 3, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Dale County, Alabama, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses caused significant rainfall, wind and flooding as a result of Hurricane Michael, […]

Michigan: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Storms

🕔Jul 3, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated five counties in Michigan as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Antrim, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau, and Otsego counties who suffered losses caused by excessive […]

Hurricane Michael: Still No Relief for Struggling Farmers

🕔May 10, 2019On October 10, 2018, Hurricane Michael made landfall near Mexico Beach, Florida, as a Category 5 hurricane, with peak, sustained winds estimated at 160 mph. It was the strongest hurricane […]

Louisiana Field Reports: Heavy Storm Damage, Rain Delays

🕔Apr 16, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 14, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Bruce Garner, West Carroll Parish “Severe weather which included hail, radar indicated […]

Florida: Wakulla County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Michael

🕔Mar 28, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Wakulla County, Florida, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due to Hurricane Michael that occurred on Oct. 10, 2018, may be […]

North Carolina: 11 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Florence

🕔Dec 18, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 11 North Carolina counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Anson, Avery, Dare, Person, Tyrrell, Vance, Wake, Warren, Washington, Watauga and Yadkin counties who […]

Georgia: 76 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Michael

🕔Dec 18, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 76 Georgia counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to Hurricane Michael that occurred Oct. 9 through Oct. 11, 2018, may […]

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