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23 10
2019
Ireland - Kilkenny potato farmers' crop at risk due to weather
Kilkenny potato farmers are in trouble with only 30% of the potato crop harvested. Normally, it’s closer to 60%. The Irish Farmers' Association (IFA) has warned that there is a severe risk that much of the potato crop will not be harvested if the wet weather continues.
23 10
2019
Managing frost damage on late-season corn for silage
Late corn plantings and cool autumn temperatures create a recipe for frost damage on corn grown for silage. The extent of the frost damage on the corn depends on the temperature, duration of the temperature, and corn growth stage at the time of the frost.
23 10
2019
USA - Snow increases harvest worries as North Dakota considers disaster declarations
Heading south from Interstate 94 to his farm office, sloughs have filled with rain and melted snow, nearly covering the road. Those types of situations will make harvesting all the more difficult as roads become unusable or at least unusable for the heavy loads required during harvest.
23 10
2019
India - Excess rains to dampen coffee output this year
The latest wet spell triggered by a low pressure in the Arabian Sea is set to add to the crop losses of coffee growers in the key producing States of Karnataka and Kerala, which are already reeling under the impact of erratic rainfall this year.
23 10
2019
USA - Drought hitting Alabama cattle producers hard
Recent rains across parts of Alabama have helped some, but Alabama cattle producers are still reeling from “flash drought” conditions that is impacting grazing pastures, hay production and delaying planting of winter grasses used to feed cattle. 
22 10
2019
Cyprus - Counting the cost of storm damage with more to come
The state will support farmers who suffered crop losses due to bad weather, Agriculture Minister Costas Kadis said on Monday, after inspecting the widespread damage caused to crops by heavy rain and hail in the Famagusta district.