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Tennessee crop conditions continue to slide

Tennessee crops continue to deteriorate with high heat, humidity, and limited precipitation. USDA says cotton is 84 percent squared, 32 percent setting bolls, and 50 percent good to excellent. Corn is 81 percent silking, 30 percent in the dough stage, and condition is rated... Read More.

Monarchs halt two-game slide, rout Kingman

By Brad HallierThe Hutchinson Monarchs' bats woke up Saturday in Kingman, smacking five doubles, two home runs and 11 hits in a 15-2 win at the Kingman Islanders. The game ended after seven innings due to the 10-run mercy rule.The win came after two... Read More.

Corn, wheat continue to slide

Soybeans were mixed Friday, but ended the week 29 3/4 cents lower.  The delayed export sales report showed some support for soybean sales, but nothing that was too impressive, especially when it comes to new crop sales.  Soybeans continue to watch weather and with... Read More.

Michigan specialty crop ratings slide

National ratings for nearly 20 commodities in Michigan dropped in the latest ag census. “The rankings are really important and they also only tell part of the story.” Michigan State University’s Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics assistant professor Molly Sears focuses on specialty crop... Read More.

USDA price outlook projects continued slide

USDA is projecting a continued downturn in commodity prices for 2024. Chief economist Seth Meyer tells Brownfield the slide began more than a year ago. “Off of those peaks in 2022. And generally speaking, the expectation is that for the 2024/2025 crop season that... Read More.