Crop Progress: Corn, Soybean Maturity Catching Up – DTN

🕔Oct 8, 2019The gap between the current percentage of U.S. corn and soybeans that has reached maturity and the five-year average narrowed slightly last week, but harvest progress for both crops slipped […]

Texas Field Reports: Below-Average Crop for Pumpkin Growers

🕔Oct 8, 2019Texas’ pumpkin growers expect a below-average harvest this season as they dealt with early season rains and extreme heat and drought through the summer months. Mark Carroll, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Ohio Wheat: 3 Planting Considerations for 2019

🕔Sep 18, 2019With the autumn rapidly approaching, wheat planting is likely to begin soon. Planting after the Hessian fly free date remains the best chance to avoid issues with insects and diseases, […]

Illinois Small Grains: 6 Tips for Planting in an Odd Field Season

🕔Sep 16, 2019Soon many producers will be starting to plant small grains.  Below is my “Top six” list of important things to consider when planting wheat and other small grains in the […]

Michigan Wheat: Planting on Prevented Planted Ground

🕔Sep 12, 2019With the abundance of prevented plant acres in Michigan this year, there is significant interest in planting wheat early. Early planting is always associated with higher yields, but can you […]

Michigan Winter Wheat: 5 Tips for Seeding the 2020 Crop

🕔Aug 29, 20191. Seeding date Ideally, winter wheat is planted while the soil and air temperatures are still warm to ensure the seedlings can emerge quickly and in plenty of time to […]

Texas Field Reports: Peanut Production Acreage Down 43% from 2017

🕔Nov 27, 2018Fewer planted acres, summer drought and late-season rains caused a significant drop in peanut production around the state, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Emi Kimura, […]

Georgia Field Reports: Farmers Get Back in Fields

🕔Nov 26, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 25, 2018. County Comments Wade Hutcheson, Walker County The weather only slightly improved this week, allowing soybean harvesting to continue. Small […]

Crop Progress: Harvest Continues to Run Behind Average – DTN

🕔Nov 20, 2018An estimated 10% of the nation’s corn crop and 9% of the soybean crop was left to harvest as of Sunday, Nov. 18, USDA’s National Ag Statistics Service said in […]

Texas Field Reports: Wet Conditions Continue to Slow Cotton Harvest, Reduce Quality

🕔Nov 14, 2018Rain continues to cause issues for cotton growers hoping to harvest their crops around the state, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Gaylon Morgan, AgriLife Extension […]

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