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NOAA forecast maps for August feature generally above normal temperatures and only climatological "equal chances" on precipitation for the major U.S. crop areas. (NOAA graphic by Nick Scalise)
Hot, Dry Pattern Locked In
7/20/2017 | 4:26 PM CDT
Scouting for bollworm eggs and/or caterpillars in Bt cotton in the South will be necessary this year, as Bt resistance and bollworm populations ramp up. (Photos courtesy Dominic Reisig, NC State University).
Worm Rebellion Continues
7/20/2017 | 12:34 PM CDT
Samuel H. Clovis Jr. is the senior White House adviser to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and is already being challenged about his possible nomination as Agriculture undersecretary for research, education and economics. (DTN graphic by Nick Scalise)
Clovis Could Face Pressure
7/20/2017 | 3:30 PM CDT
Scouts on the annual Hard Spring Wheat and Durum Tour will likely find many drought-stricken wheat fields already cut and baled, such as this one near Gettysburg, South Dakota. (Photo courtesy of Tim Luken)
Spring Wheat Tour Preview
7/21/2017 | 7:10 AM CDT
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  2. Drought Easing Not Expected

  3. Bollworm Populations Threaten Bt Cotton Again This Year

  4. Trump Nominates Two Top USDA Undersecretary Positions

  5. Scouts Brace for Drought-Stricken Crop in the Dakotas

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NOAA forecast maps for August feature generally above normal temperatures and only climatological "equal chances" on precipitation for the major U.S. crop areas. (NOAA graphic by Nick Scalise)

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