NEWS
Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Mon Oct 14, 2013 10:36 AM CDT

North-central Argentina provinces of Santa Fe and Cordoba have been on the dry side. The last time we were able to take a look at soil moisture analysis charts put out by the USDA Foreign Ag Service (now unavailable during the government shutdown), these two provinces were running short to very short. There was a lot of the color red in those two provinces. It was not looking good for corn planting, and led to some comments that corn acreage in Argentina would be reduced because of that shortage.

Rain the weekend of October 11-13 2013 may have changed that ...

Quick View
  • The New Dicamba At an event exhibiting the company's soon-to-arrive Dicamba-tolerant soybean trait, Monsanto repr...
  • Rates Too Low Too Long Discounted interest rates have led to unintended consequences in land values, a shortage of funds...
  • Center Pivots Take a Beating Severe storms in mid-June have damaged hundreds of center pivot irrigation systems in Nebraska al...
  • "Easy Money Times Over" Feeding the world population won't be as hard as expected over the next decade some experts forec...
  • A Hunger for High-Tech The Gruhlkey brothers of Wildorado, Texas, are using technology and thoughtful cropping choices t...
  • Clearing the Air EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy told a group of agribusiness representatives that her agency want...
  • No More Outlaw Vets Veterinarians can start breathing a little easier now when they go to work, without the fear that...
  • Ask the Vet My vet diagnosed anaplaz and I've never heard of that.
Related News Stories
DTN Ag Weather Brief
South, Southeast to See Rain Wednesday
Daily Export Grain News
Market Impact Weather
NWS River Stages
Mostly Dry Tuesday, Showers Southeast
Weathering the Drought
Northern Midwest to See Rain Tuesday
Market Impact Weather
Warm to Hot Monday in Most Crop Areas