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9/26/2016 12:00:00 AM
The annual Mid-South Cotton Defoliation Guide has been updated and can be accessed at the end of this Mississippi Crop Situation article. This guide is intended to be used to assist those who make harvest aid application decisions.

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9/26/2016 12:00:00 AM
With the exception of a few rainy days, we have had a very nice window for defoliation. As night temperatures drop from 65F to 50F, remember that plant responses to defoliants and boll openers slow to a crawl. Read more on how it impacts defoliation from this UTcrops News blog.

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9/26/2016 12:00:00 AM
The marketplace pays farmers as if they delivered soybeans at 13% moisture. That's why 13% moisture needs to be the goal - delivering soybeans below or above that goal reduces profits. So what can you do? Read the harvest tips in this Crop Watch article.

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9/26/2016 12:00:00 AM
As the 2016 cropping season winds down, soybean growers have some important decisions to make for next year's cropping season - in particular, what soybean varieties they're going to plant next year. Nathan Mueller, University of Nebraska Extension cropping systems educator, notes the most important thing is to do your homework. Read more on seed selection decisions from this Wallaces Farmer article.

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9/26/2016 12:00:00 AM
Wheat producers in South Dakota always strive to grow a premium product. Quality in wheat often depends on test weight and protein content. Protein premiums and penalties in wheat have increased interest among wheat growers in producing a product that meets or exceeds market standards. Read more on improving protein content in wheat from this Pest & Crop Newsletter article.

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9/26/2016 12:00:00 AM
The director of the Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association says it has been a good weather year for the state's potato crop and that prices are stable. Read more on the crop from this Potato Grower article.

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9/26/2016 12:00:00 AM
The outlook going forward into October is continued above average temperatures and above normal rainfall. While yield is determined over the full season, crop quality is often established by conditions at the very end of the growing season. Read more on the wet weather challenges for harvest from this Integrated Crop Management article.

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9/26/2016 12:00:00 AM
Palmer amaranth and waterhemp were once again fairly prevalent in many Kansas soybean fields this year. Many of the uncontrolled pigweeds have produced seed and will be a continuing problem in those fields in future years. Read more on the ongoing battle from this Agronomy e-Update article.

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9/23/2016 12:00:00 AM
Read a list of best management practices for Dickeya in 2017 potatoes from this Weekly Crop Update article.

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9/23/2016 12:00:00 AM
World 2016/17 cotton supply and demand numbers were essentially neutral following some very slight adjustments in USDA's September World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report. Read more on the cotton markets from this Southwest Farm Press article.

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