USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

🕔May 24, 2019Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 20.1 cents per pound for the week ending May 18, up 0.1 cent from the previous week. Marketings of […]

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

🕔May 24, 2019Average quotations were 32 points higher than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, […]

Trade Aid: Pres. Trump Allocates $16Bln to Farmers

🕔May 24, 2019U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue this week announced that the USDA will take several actions to assist farmers in response to trade damage from unjustified retaliation and trade disruption. […]

Corn Acres Lead Crops Using GPS Guidance Systems

🕔May 23, 2019Guidance systems use global positioning system (GPS) coordinates to automatically steer farm equipment like combines, tractors, and self-propelled sprayers. This helps reduce operator fatigue and pinpoint precise field locations within […]

World Rough Rice Prices Jump Higher

🕔May 22, 2019The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the following prevailing world market prices of milled and rough rice, adjusted for U.S. milling yields and location, and the resulting […]

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices

🕔May 21, 2019The following prices are effective from 05/22/19 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 05/28/19. The next announcement is scheduled for 05/28/19 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. * $424.49 […]

North Carolina Field Reports: Lack of Moisture Slows Planting

🕔May 21, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 19, 2019. County Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension The week started off on the cool side with nighttime […]

Louisiana Field Reports: Good Planting Around Rains

🕔May 21, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 19, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Justin Dufour, Avoyelles Parish “Consecutive days of dry weather and sunshine allowed […]

Mississippi Field Reports: Speedy Planting Before More Rains

🕔May 21, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 19, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Jimbo Burkhalter, Tallahatchie and Panola Counties “Some sandy soils were planted last […]

Arkansas Field Reports: Corn Planting Nears Finish

🕔May 21, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 19, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Mike Andrews, Randolph County “Armyworms hit several fields last week with light […]

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