Drought Monitor Weekly: West Remains Wet; Southern Plains Dry

🕔Feb 15, 2019Southeast Dryness and drought only exist in southeastern Florida. Several tenths of an inch fell on northern sections of the dry area, and little or none fell on central and […]

Texas Field Reports: Weather Delays; Lower Corn Stocks

🕔Feb 12, 2019A full soil moisture profile and tightened supplies could mean a good year for grain growers, if they can get their crops planted in time, according to Texas A&M AgriLife […]

Spring Planting Delays Topped by Weather Conditions – DTN

🕔Feb 12, 2019Keith Peters’ spring planting prep list is longer than usual this year. His central Ohio farm absorbed a record annual rainfall of 55 inches in 2018, with much of it […]

Illinois Corn, Soybeans: How Will Cold Temps Affect Pests, Pathogens?

🕔Feb 11, 2019Many in the Illinois agricultural community are wondering what effects the recent extreme cold might have on pests and pathogens. While it would be nice if the cold temperatures we are experiencing could […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Rains Pelt California, Mostly Dry Elsewhere

🕔Feb 7, 2019Summary Significant precipitation evaded most areas of dryness and drought this week, with one major exception. Heavy precipitation pelted much of California, particularly along the coast and in the higher […]

Texas Cotton Acres – Don’t Expect a Big Increase

🕔Feb 5, 2019Planted cotton acres are expected to be flat or up slightly as the growing season nears, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert.  Dr. Gaylon Morgan, AgriLife Extension statewide […]

NOAA Monthly Drought Outlook – February

🕔Feb 1, 2019During the past 30-days, widespread drought improvement was depicted by the Drought Monitor across much of the Southwest, in parts of the Northwest, south-central and northern Plains, and northern New […]

Mississippi Rice: What Does Wet Weather Mean for the Coming Season? – Podcast

🕔Jan 31, 2019Frank Carey joins Bobby Golden and Jason Bond to discuss the rice foundation and impacts on the 2019 cropping system due to wet weather. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/frank%20carey%201-4-19.mp3

Drought Monitor Weekly: Polar Vortex Blasts Midwest, East Remains Wet

🕔Jan 31, 2019Summary Colder than normal temperatures dominated most of the United States for the week, especially areas east of the continental divide. The eastern half of the country remained quite wet, […]

Moving Grain: Illinois River Traffic Hampered; Ocean Freight Rates Continue Slide

🕔Jan 31, 2019Notice to Our Readers on Incomplete Data Due to our staff being on furlough because of the recent partial government shutdown, some GTR datasets are incomplete in this week’s report. […]

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