For the second year straight, Arkansas’ winter wheat farmers have set a state average yield record, getting 63 bushels per acre in 2014, 1 bushel per acre above the previous record, according to the National Agricultural Statistics Service....More
Whether you’re planting winter wheat for maximum yields, for fall and winter grazing or for best double-crop results next spring, choosing a proven variety for your growing area will likely boost performance and production goals....More
The 2014 U.S. corn crop stayed at 75 percent good to excellent, as expected, for the week ended July 6, with the excellent rating up 1 point to 21 percent and good down 1 point to 54 percent, USDA said in its weekly crop condition report....More
Farmers gathered at the Delta Research and Extension Center in Stoneville, Miss., for the Mid-Season Crops Field Day to hear crop updates from Mississippi State University Extension specialists and researchers. Talk of excessive moisture dominated the day.