Advertise in Print | Subscriptions
View Cart Shopping Cart

Refine your search

  [ Advanced Options ]

TAGS

These tag channels match your search request. Click the tag for collection of related articles and information.

rain

Articles: 306 results from the past year. For older articles, see advanced options.

Long-term grazing plans a necessity
Agricultural producers often experience feelings of uncertainty that are sourced in many day-to-day issues. The biggest uncertainty is the weather. Those operations that push the limit for production will experience greater uncertainty than those that target production to the long-term average.
Wednesday, April, 15, 2015 - North Dakota State University Extension Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Weather Talk: Crops will need moisture soon
Now, with warmer weather, the average precipitation goes up but so do our water needs. Fortunately, this dry weather is following 22 years of generally wet weather, so reservoirs are full. There will be plenty of water for drinking and washing clothes this summer. But if it the dry weather continues, some sort of water restrictions will become necessary at some point.
Wednesday, April, 15, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
At least 70 percent chance of El Nino in June
El Nino, or a warming of sea-surface temperatures in the Pacific, can prompt drought in Southeast Asia and Australia and heavy rains in South America, hitting production of food such as rice, wheat and sugar.
Tuesday, April, 14, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Kids need to see real farms, up close
It’s springtime, and a wonderful time to drive around Agweek country.
Monday, April, 13, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Market under pressure ahead of USDA report
The grain trade this past week was anticipating the release of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's crop conditions report.
Monday, April, 13, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Wheat falls 2 pct as U.S. gets better-than-expected rains
PARIS/SINGAPORE - U.S. wheat fell more than 2 percent on Monday to its lowest in almost two weeks, wiping out gains from the previous session, as timely rains across dry U.S. growing belts eased concern over potential yield losses.
Monday, April, 13, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Short-covering supports wheat but corn, soybeans fall
CHICAGO - U.S. wheat futures rose 1.4 percent on Friday on a round of short-covering by speculators after price declines in three of the previous four sessions, traders said.
Saturday, April, 11, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Weather Talk: One good rain away
Each warm day causes more and more evaporation which leaves the ground drier and drier. Many farmers in the area are concerned that the lack of rain will soon impact the growing season. And while all of these concerns are real, it is important to realize that our region is one good storm away from being quite wet.
Saturday, April, 11, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Oregon governor expands drought declaration
PORTLAND, Ore. - Oregon Governor Kate Brown declared a drought emergency on Monday in three southern and central Oregon counties, expanding upon earlier drought declarations the Democrat made in March, as the state faces record low snowpack levels.
Tuesday, April, 07, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Niche crops shine brighter
Corn, the star of Upper Midwest agriculture in recent years, won't shine quite so brightly in the 2015 growing season, the U.S. Department of Agriculture predicts. But some small-market crops, particularly lentils and dry peas, are expected to take on extra luster this year.
Monday, April, 06, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Lentils have good marketing year
If you’re a lentil grower, you’ve just had the best marketing winter of your career. You probably had an OK yield but, with all the rain at harvest, you probably harvested your worst-quality crop. Here’s where everything worked. Demand has been red-hot, including for product that, in another year, might have been destined for the feed market.
Monday, April, 06, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
'The pendulum has swung'
Anna Stansbery is going full bore. Calving is underway, and the Carrington, N.D., veterinarian’s services are needed often. Kevin Wolsky, a father of eight, is always busy. But planting season is at hand, and the Carrington farmer soon will be even busier.
Monday, April, 06, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
USDA's prospective plantings friendly to wheat
Wheat opened the week beginning March 30 higher as early weather concerns continue to provide support. The weather over the previous weekend was dry for the Western Plains, and the forecast remains dry, as well.
Monday, April, 06, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
U.S. wheat crop worries build as drought expands in Plains, West
CHICAGO - Drought pressures intensified in the U.S. Plains hard red winter wheat fields in the past week with rain forecast next week only for the northern portions of the belt while many parched western areas will likely remain dry, meteorologists said on Thursday.
Thursday, April, 02, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Drought monitor: The very dry conditions continue
The latest U.S. Drought Monitor is in, and much of the region continues to experience very dry conditions. Much of eastern North Dakota and Minnesota are in the Moderate Drought category, with the rest of the region experiencing abnormally dry conditions.
Thursday, April, 02, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Special Report: Why Brazil has a big appetite for banned pesticides
LIMOEIRO DO NORTE, Brazil - The farmers of Brazil have become the world’s top exporters of sugar, orange juice, coffee, beef, poultry and soybeans. They’ve also earned a more dubious distinction: In 2012, Brazil passed the United States as the largest buyer of pesticides. This rapid growth has made Brazil an enticing market for pesticides banned or phased out in richer nations because of health or environmental risks.
Thursday, April, 02, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Southwest ND farmers slowly start spring planting
The spring planting season has begun in southwest North Dakota. County extension agents and farmers south of Dickinson say fertilizing and seeding of fields is slowly starting throughout the area thanks to a mix of warm temperatures, dry conditions and general anxiousness.
Thursday, April, 02, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
California governor orders 25 percent reduction in water usage statewide
PHILLIPS, Calif. - California Governor Jerry Brown, acting in the face of a devastating multiyear drought, ordered the first statewide mandatory water restrictions on Wednesday, directing cities and communities to reduce usage by 25 percent.
Wednesday, April, 01, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Weather Talk: Below-average moisture this winter
Average March precipitation is 1.3 inches. March snowfall was just 0.4 inch. Not even a half an inch. Average March snowfall is 9.1 inches. The last significant moisture was 0.44 inches in a rain shower back on Nov. 5.
Wednesday, April, 01, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
USDA predicts fewer corn, wheat acres, but more soybeans and small-market crops
Corn, the star of Upper Midwest agriculture in recent years, won’t shine quite so brightly in the 2015 growing season, the U.S. Department of Agriculture predicts. “A little bit of the shine seems to be off corn,” says Erik Younggren, a Hallock, Minn., farmer.
Tuesday, March, 31, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
« Previous   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  Next »