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29
Sep
2020
Reminder: Wheat Crop Insurance Sales Closing Date is September 30
Author: Scott Stiles, Extension Economist

The USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) reminds Arkansas producers that the final day to purchase federal crop insurance for wheat is September 30. Current policyholders and uninsured growers who wish to buy a policy for the 2021 crop year must make all decisions on crop insurance coverage by the sales closing date for that crop. […]

29
Sep
2020
Reminder: September 30 is Deadline to Update PLC Yields
Author: Scott Stiles, Extension Economist

USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds farm owners of the September 30 deadline to update Price Loss Coverage (PLC) program yields for covered commodities. This is a one-time opportunity for producers to update yields, which are used to calculate 2020 through 2023 payments.  Updating yields requires the signature of one owner on a farm and […]

28
Sep
2020
Rice Research Verification Update for September 28, 2020
Author: Ralph Mazzanti, Rice Research Verification Coordinator

By Ralph Mazzanti, Rice Research Verification Program Coordinator Rainfall has delayed harvest again. Six of the nine RRVP fields have been harvested with results below. Milling yield are pending.

28
Sep
2020
Arkansas Soybean Market Report for September 25, 2020
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist and Jeremy Ross, Professor and Extension Agronomist – Soybeans The 2019 crop soybean market suffered a 25 cent loss over the weekend and continued lower through most the past trading week.  A modest gain on Friday still left old crop soybean significantly lower overall for the week (Figure 1).  The […]

28
Sep
2020
Arkansas Corn Market Report for September 25, 2020
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist and Jason Kelley, Professor and Extension Agronomist – Wheat and Feed Grains An 8 cent weekend decline put the Arkansas No. 2 Yellow Corn Cash Market into an apparent uncertain state that persisted throughout the past week (Figure 1).  The market opened on Monday at $3.84, a 1 cent gain […]

25
Sep
2020
Soybean Research Verification Update for September 25, 2020
Author: Nancy Hightower

By Chad Norton and Chris Elkins, Soybean Research Verification Program Coordinators Majority of fields are now waiting on harvest. Perry county is quickly wrapping up and the 1.8” rainfall should be enough to finish out the season. Refer to table below for field specific information. This will be the final weekly report until after fields […]

23
Sep
2020
Reminder: Update PLC Yields by September 30
Author: Scott Stiles, Extension Economist

Farm owners have a one-time opportunity to update PLC yields of covered commodities on a farm, regardless of Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) program election.  Some of the major covered commodities include corn, grain sorghum, oats, soybeans, peanuts, rice, seed cotton, and wheat. The deadline to request a PLC yield update […]

23
Sep
2020
Reminder: Wheat Crop Insurance Sales Closing Date is September 30
Author: Scott Stiles, Extension Economist

The USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) reminds Arkansas producers that the final day to purchase federal crop insurance for wheat is September 30. Current policyholders and uninsured growers who wish to buy a policy for the 2021 crop year must make all decisions on crop insurance coverage by the sales closing date for that crop. […]

23
Sep
2020
Cotton Field Day Goes Live Online Oct. 1
Author: Arkansas Row Crops

By U of A System Division of Agriculture Scientists with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture will present the latest in Arkansas cotton research during an online field day Oct. 1. The online field day is free, but registration is required to connect. Register for the Cotton Field Day Online now! The full […]

23
Sep
2020
Final 2020 Bollworm Trap Catches
Author: Glenn Studebaker, Extension Entomologist/IPM Coordinator

By Glenn Studebaker, Extension Entomologist/IPM Coordinator The final bollworm pheromone trap catches by county for 2020 are reported in the PDF below. For specific trap locations contact your local County Extension Agent. “This work is supported by the Crop Protection and Pest Management Program [grant no. 2017-70006-27279/project accession no. 1013890] from the USDA National Institute […]