Colorado crop progress and condition report from the USDA for the week ending July 12, 2020.
Agricutlure news and information from the Eads USDA Service Center in Kiowa County, Colorado.
The USDA will be surveying small grains producers across 32 states over the next few months.
Highlights from the June 2020 USDA crop production report from the USDA.
Two Kanasas counties have been designated as primary natural disaster areas by the USDA, enabling producers in neighboring Colorado counties to apply for emergency loans.
Elbert, El Paso and Kit Carson counties join Pueblo County with primary natural disaster area designations from the USDA.
Colorado crop progress and conditions as reported by the USDA for the week ending July 5, 2020.
Emergency loans may be available to agricultural producers in Pueblo and surrounding Colorado counties due to drought impacts.
The USDA is providing additional flexibilities for producers to file on acres with failed crops or crops that were prevented from planting because of extreme weather events.
July 15 is a major deadline for producers to report acreage for most crops, but deadline can vary by county and crops.