Secretary of Agriculture Mike Johanns on Wednesday announced record U.S. agricultural export forecasts for fiscal years 2006 and 2007, with horticulture products, corn and soybeans accounting for most of the expansion.
In its weekly crop and weather summary, the U.S. Department of Agriculture-National Agricultural Statistics Service on Tuesday indicated the corn crop is 11% ahead of normal for this time of year, with the soybean crop close behind, at five percent above n
Asian soybean rust has been found in sentinel-plot soybeans in Calhoun County, S.C. This is the first rust in the state this year and the farthest north rust has been found in the U.S. in 2006. There are now 35 counties in seven states that have had rust i
Soybean and corn conditions in Corn Belt states are at or slightly ahead of 2001-2005 averages, according to the latest U.S. Department of Agriculture-National Agricultural Statistics Service (USDA-NASS) crop progress report released Monday.