Corn, Soybean Price Increases Boost Farm Income, Upend Global Trade Flows May 3, 2021

🕔May 3, 2021
Reuters writer Tom Polansek reported last week that, “A surge to eight-year highs in U.S. corn and soybean prices is boosting farmers’ incomes and their demand for land, tractors and tools. It is a turnaround for the agricultural […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Rains Hit Parts of West, Drench Gulf Coast Apr 30, 2021

🕔Apr 30, 2021
Summary Several upper-level troughs and closed lows moved in the westerly jet stream flow across the contiguous U.S. (CONUS) during this U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM) week. They dragged surface fronts […]

NOAA Drought Outlook Monthly – May Apr 30, 2021

🕔Apr 30, 2021
Heavy precipitation during late April and into the beginning of May is likely to result in either drought removal or improvement across northeast Colorado along with central to eastern Texas. […]

Texas Field Reports: Sorghum Has Good Prices, Needs Rain Apr 28, 2021

🕔Apr 28, 2021
Sorghum acres are expected to be up this year as prices and increased export demand have made the crop a hot commodity, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. […]

Georgia Pecans: Are Trees Slow Developing Foliage, Flowers This Year? Apr 27, 2021

🕔Apr 27, 2021
It seems pecan trees are lagging behind this year. Well, what is going on exactly and what does this mean? The timing of pecan budbreak and fruit set is determined […]

Iow Field Reports: Planting Gets Underway Apr 27, 2021

🕔Apr 27, 2021
It’s been an unusual spring with the cooler and drier conditions. While many would welcome a rain, the warmer conditions mean planting has gotten underway. Iowa State University Extension and […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Mostly Cold and Dry Except for Southeast Apr 23, 2021

🕔Apr 23, 2021
Summary The upper-level circulation over the contiguous U.S. (CONUS) during this U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM) week consisted of a ridge over the West Coast and trough over the north central […]

Louisiana Rice: Cool Weather Stressing Plants Apr 22, 2021

🕔Apr 22, 2021
Cool weather is taking its toll on young rice plants in south Louisiana while north Louisiana farmers are still waiting for fields to be dry enough for planting. Dustin Harrell, […]

Texas Field Reports: Prices Good, Drought Bad for Cotton Apr 21, 2021

🕔Apr 21, 2021
Texas cotton producers could have a tough year due to drought, but good prices are likely to soften the blow, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Drought and […]

Kentucky Soybeans: Response to Expected Cold Weather Apr 21, 2021

🕔Apr 21, 2021
The USDA NASS puts 4% of the soybean crop as planted by Monday of this week. Soybean that has emerged is at risk of being frozen off below the cotyledons. […]

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