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    Corn Matures 21 Percentage Points Behind Five-Year Average

    U.S. corn and soybean conditions held mostly steady last week, but both crops are still significantly behind the average pace in reaching […]

    September 17, 2019
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    New winter wheat varieties include resistance to scab, rust

    Winter wheat works well in Eastern crop rotations, but variety selection is crucial. Winter wheat will soon be going into the ground […]

    September 17, 2019
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    EPA Ends 2015 WOTUS Rule

    Farm groups declared victory Thursday after the Trump administration formally ended the 2015 waters of the U.S. rule. EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler, […]

    September 13, 2019
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    Nitrogen, Phosphate Fertilizers Lead Retail Price Declines

    At $488/ton, the average retail price of MAP is 8% lower than last month. It’s now 5% less expensive than last year. […]

    September 12, 2019
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    Rethinking Seed Treatments

    Do You Always Need Seed Treatments on Soybeans? Scientists Say No Not so long ago, insecticide and fungicide use in soybeans was […]

    September 11, 2019
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    3 conditions that impact corn drydown

    Temperature, stress and hybrid selection all affect moisture levels in corn at harvest. PREPARE FOR HARVEST: Farmers need to check corn ears […]

    September 11, 2019
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    Yield Forecast for 2019-How Low Will it Go?

    AccuWeather’s latest 2019 crop production analysis predicts the 2019 corn and soybean yield will be down from 2018. AccuWeather analysts predict the […]

    September 10, 2019
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    Feedback From The Field -Sept. 9, 2019

    Use the interactive map below to see all this year’s reports just by clicking the flagged locations. Click the box in the […]

    September 9, 2019
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    Report Reveals Planned Hemp Cultivation in the U.S.

    Vote Hemp, the nation’s leading grassroots hemp advocacy organization, has released its 2019 U.S. Hemp License Report. The report documents state-by-state progress […]

    September 9, 2019
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    Corn and Soybean Crops Limp Towards the Finish Line

    After the worst start to a cropping season in decades, mid-season lack of rain in parts of Illinois, and season-long low crop […]

    September 6, 2019