0910NMcropreportMRko.cfm Malatya Haber Alfalfa conditions mostly good
Home News Livestock Crops Markets Hay, Range & Pasture Home & Family Classifieds Resources This Week's Journal
Commerical Hay Equipment For The Farm
Agro-Culture Liquid Fertilizer



Farm Survey


AgriMartin
Journal Getaways


Reader Comment:
by Eliza Winters

"I think that the new emission standards are a great move. I think that the"....Read the story...
Join other discussions.


Alfalfa conditions mostly good

New Mexico

Days suitable for fieldwork were 6.6 during the week ending Sept. 9, according to the National Agricultural Statistics Service, New Mexico Field Office, Sept. 10.

Topsoil moisture was 53 percent very short, 36 percent short, 10 percent adequate and 1 percent surplus. Wind damage was 28 percent light, 6 percent moderate and 2 percent severe; with cotton 80 percent damaged and sorghum 55 percent damaged. No hail damage was reported this week.

Alfalfa conditions were mostly good; fourth cutting 100 percent complete; fifth cutting 70 percent complete.

Cotton conditions were mostly fair to good; 88 percent setting bolls; 24 percent bolls opening.

Corn conditions were mostly fair to good; 100 percent silked; 94 percent dough; 50 percent dent; 19 percent mature; 55 percent silage harvested.

Sorghum conditions were mostly very poor; 75 percent headed; 11 percent turning color. Winter wheat 30 percent planted.

Peanut conditions were mostly poor; 90 percent pegging. Lettuce 75 percent planted. Chile conditions were mostly fair to poor; 68 percent green harvested. Apple conditions were mostly good; 20 percent harvested. Pecan conditions were mostly good.

Cattle conditions were mostly poor to fair. Sheep conditions were mostly poor to very poor. Range and pasture conditions were mostly very poor to poor.

Date: 9/17/2012



Google
 
Web hpj.com

Copyright 1995-2014.  High Plains Publishers, Inc.  All rights reserved.  Any republishing of these pages, including electronic reproduction of the editorial archives or classified advertising, is strictly prohibited. If you have questions or comments you can reach us at
High Plains Journal 1500 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd., P.O. Box 760, Dodge City, KS 67801 or call 1-800-452-7171. Email: webmaster@hpj.com

 

Archives Search


Advertisement
NCBA Convention

United Sorghum Checkoff Program

Inside Futures

Editorial Archives

Browse Archives