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8/22/2014 12:00:00 AM
When will it quit raining? That seems to be the question everyone is asking these days as everyone tries to harvest rice. Daily showers have slowed rice harvest to a crawl. Read more on the delays and early yields from this AgFax.com article.

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8/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
The 2014/15 U.S. rice crop projection was raised 2.8 million cwt to 228.8 million cwt (rough basis) due to a higher yield forecast. Cool, wet weather continues to delay crop progress in much of the South, while progress of the California crop is ahead of normal. Read more on rice production from this AgFax.com article.

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8/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
Before farmers and growers launch a drone over their crops to gauge field conditions, they should be aware that doing so could result in a hefty fine from the Federal Aviation Administration. Read more on legal ramifications regarding drones from this Ag Answers article.

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8/18/2014 12:00:00 AM
Harvest is well underway in Texas, with the state overall around 40% finished on first crop cutting. It looks like south Louisiana long grain harvest is well underway, and we are told that medium grain is knocking on the door as well. Read more on the rice harvest from this AgFax.com article.

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8/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
Harvest! There was actually word received of some rice in the state being cut this week. Many more fields are being actively drained, and all signs point to the pace picking up. Read more on rice harvest from this AgFax.com article.

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8/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
This week Jason Krutz shares with you the progress of their rice irrigation studies. This summer we have three producer "on farm" irrigation trials. Read results from this Mississippi Crop Situation article.

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8/13/2014 12:00:00 AM
Drought and other factors are taking a toll on California crop production, according to estimates released Tuesday. U.S. Agriculture Department forecasts show grape production down 9 percent, pears down 12 percent, and peaches and apples each down 4 percent. The state's table-olive crop will drop 45 percent, due to drought, freezes and wind damage. California rice, bean, corn and cotton production will also be down.

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8/12/2014 12:00:00 AM
U.S. corn and soybean producers are again well on their way toward setting new highs in yield and production, according to USDA's Aug. 12 Crop Production report. Read details of major crops from the report from this Delta Farm Press article.

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8/11/2014 12:00:00 AM
Rice fields are actually being drained. It has taken us seemingly forever to get to this point, but here we are. Plenty of fields still have a long way to go, but it's still a good feeling to start turning the page. Read more on the rice crop from this update in the Arkansas Row Crops newsletter.

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8/5/2014 12:00:00 AM
The condition of the nation's corn crop slipped slightly to 73% good to excellent this past week from 75% the previous week, according to the latest USDA Crop Progress report. Read more details of conditions from this full report.

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