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6/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Corn planted area for all purposes in 2016 is estimated at 94.1 million acres, up 7 percent from last year. This represents the third highest planted acreage in the United States since 1944. Read more on crop acreages from this AgFax.com article.

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6/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Many Texas row crop producers faced tough planting conditions, from cool ground temperatures to too much rain that delayed or damaged initial plantings this spring. Now, dryland crops are facing another challenge - heat and rapidly decreasing moisture levels. Read more on crop conditions from this Southwest Farm Press article.

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6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
The cotton crop bug zoo is open for business and there's more than plenty for everyone. Stink bugs and lygus are jumping from corn to cotton, while fleahoppers are entering the picture as more squaring occurs. Read more on pest concerns from this AgFax Southwest Cotton article.

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6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
This Louisiana field report includes comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish agents. Read more on the crops at the link below.

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6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
On Thursday, June 23, UK voters totally shocked global market participants with a vote to leave the European Union. Markets are repositioning with volatility high. After the "Brexit" vote, market participants embraced the safety of the U.S. dollar, U.S. treasuries, and gold. Read more on the impact on grain prices from this Delta Farm Press article.

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6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
The San Joaquin Sustainable Farming Project will be hosting a Midseason Cotton Field Day in Firebaugh on Thursday, July 7. The event will begin at 10am at McCurdy Farm off of Highway 33 and will run until 12:30pm. Topics and directions are provided in this AgFax.com article.

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6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Despite best efforts by growers, cotton planting conditions this spring were not favorable for even vigorous cotton seed to emerge without difficulty in some locations. Read more on poor cotton stands from this Southeast Farm Press article.

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6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Cotton growers currently control stinkbugs, a key pest, through use of a ground rig or aerial application. At times, farmers struggle to make critical, timely applications. Pesticide application through center pivot irrigation systems, called chemigation, could allow Georgia cotton growers to treat multiple fields while lowering application cost. Read more on the method from this Southeast Farm Press article.

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6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Young cotton farmers from across the Mid-South and Southeast, most of them in their 20s and 30s, recently made the trip to Cary, North Carolina, to see firsthand how their checkoff dollars are spent to fund research and promotion for cotton.

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6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
The European Commission June 28 extended, once again, the authorization for the herbicide glyphosate for another 18 months. The American Soybean Association welcomed the news but is still uncertain for how long U.S. soy will have access the EU market. Read more on the uncertainty from this Southeast Farm Press article.

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