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10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
Indiana's projected record corn and soybean crops will likely result in backups at the state's grain handling facilities and delay some farmers from harvesting, Purdue agricultural economist Chris Hurt says. Read more on the record crop from this Ag Answers article.

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10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
The two primary requirements for soybean seed germination are temperatures above 50F and seed moisture percentages greater than 50%. Read more on seed germination before harvest from this Integrated Pest & Crop Management article.

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10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
The large size of fall harvested crops in the U.S. have raised very real concerns about the ability to readily store the record supply of crops available this year. However, weather related harvest delays to date and a rapid rate of consumption mean that overall storage issues may be less severe than feared this year. Read more on crop storage issues from this Farmdoc article.

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10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
According to the Oct. 10, 2014 report from the MS USDA-NASS office, the projected state average soybean yield is 51 bu/acre. Read more on these yields from this Mississippi Soybeans article.

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10/17/2014 12:00:00 AM
Oilseed meals are poised to turn the tables on vegetable oils and drive price incentives for the sector, as China's hunger for feed drains the world's exportable supplies of soybeans, analysis group LMC International said. Read more on soybean supplies fro this Agrimoney.com story.

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10/16/2014 12:00:00 AM
Fall is a great time to collect soil samples for testing for soybean cyst nematode (SCN). Sampling guidelines are provided in this Integrated Crop Management article.

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10/16/2014 12:00:00 AM
It seems like a broken record...weather changes have shifted expectations of new crop corn quality. Field drydown is probably nearly over so do not expect much change in moisture from here on. Read more on crop quality from this Integrated Crop Management article.

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10/16/2014 12:00:00 AM
For the past two years, LSU AgCenter scientists have monitored the movement of the kudzu bug since it was discovered in northeast Louisiana. Read more on the spread from this AgFax.com article.

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10/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
Harvesting soybeans at a moisture content between 13 to 15% helps maximize weight while minimizing harvest losses. This harvest, however, soybean moisture levels of 16 to 18 % or more have been reported. Read more on harvesting wet soybeans from this Minnesota Crop News article.

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10/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
Soybean pod shattering is not completely understood. Certain environmental conditions can lead to pod shattering. Read more on pod shattering from this C.O.R.N. Newsletter article.

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