Multimedia Library - All http://southeastfarmpress.com/media/all en USDA deputy secretary has homecoming at Peanut Conference: Part II http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/usda-deputy-secretary-has-homecoming-peanut-conference-part-ii <div class="node-body video-body">Deputy Agriculture Krysta Harden says peanut farmers have the talent, determination to grow markets for U.S. peanuts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/usda-deputy-secretary-has-homecoming-peanut-conference-part-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/usda-deputy-secretary-has-homecoming-peanut-conference-part-ii#comments Markets Peanuts Soybeans Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:54:00 +0000 115141 at http://southeastfarmpress.com USDA deputy secretary has homecoming at Peanut Conference: Part I http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/usda-deputy-secretary-has-homecoming-peanut-conference-part-i <div class="node-body video-body">Deputy Agriculture Secretary Krysta Harden says peanut industry has challenges but none that cannot be overcome with hard work and determination.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/usda-deputy-secretary-has-homecoming-peanut-conference-part-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/usda-deputy-secretary-has-homecoming-peanut-conference-part-i#comments Government Peanuts Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:02:00 +0000 115091 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) Tennessee’s flooded fields could be disastrous http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-tennessee-s-flooded-fields-could-be-disastrous <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here’s a look at flooded fields along Hwy 88 at the north bottom and Hales Point bottom in Lauderdale County, Tenn.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-tennessee-s-flooded-fields-could-be-disastrous" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-tennessee-s-flooded-fields-could-be-disastrous#comments Cotton Soybeans Wed, 22 Jul 2015 14:34:00 +0000 115031 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Rough estimates have anywhere from 60,000 to 100,000 acres of productive farmland under water from a late-rising Mississippi river.</p> (Gallery) Tips to make ultra-late soybeans payoff http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-tips-make-ultra-late-soybeans-payoff <div class="node-body gallery-body">Ultra-late soybean planting, or planting after corn harvest in the Southeast, is a bit risky. But the production practice can bring economic return if done right and on time.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-tips-make-ultra-late-soybeans-payoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-tips-make-ultra-late-soybeans-payoff#comments Soybeans Mon, 20 Jul 2015 13:31:00 +0000 114951 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) Can you tell the difference between a good and a bad stink bug? http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-can-you-tell-difference-between-good-and-bad-stink-bug <div class="node-body gallery-body">Though they’ve gotten a deservedly bad reputation in recent years for doing serious crop damage, but not all stink bugs are crop pests. Some are beneficial and prey on other crop pests, especially in vegetable production. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-can-you-tell-difference-between-good-and-bad-stink-bug" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-can-you-tell-difference-between-good-and-bad-stink-bug#comments Cotton Soybeans Vegetables Tue, 14 Jul 2015 18:39:00 +0000 107661 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) For Brian McClam, success is good help, advisors and family http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/gallery-brian-mcclam-success-good-help-advisors-and-family <div class="node-body gallery-body">For Brian McClam, the Farm Press 2015 Peanut Profitability Award winner for the Upper Southeast, timeliness plays a key role in his success.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/gallery-brian-mcclam-success-good-help-advisors-and-family" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/gallery-brian-mcclam-success-good-help-advisors-and-family#comments Cotton Peanuts Fri, 10 Jul 2015 19:40:00 +0000 114711 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p><span>Brian and Lindsay&nbsp;</span>McClam<span>, son Ed, 13, and daughters Olivia, 4, and Lola, 2, are shown at their farm headquarters near&nbsp;</span>Kingstree<span>, S.C.</span></p> (Gallery) Johnny Cochran is a one-man show but he wouldn’t say that http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/gallery-johnny-cochran-one-man-show-he-wouldn-t-say <div class="node-body gallery-body">When it comes to his farming operation Johnny Cochran, in many ways, is a one-man show — though he wouldn’t put it that way. He uses the term “We” when he speaks about his farm’s past and future, and he means family when he does. He is the 2015 Farm Press Peanut Profitability Award winner for the Lower Southeast region.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/gallery-johnny-cochran-one-man-show-he-wouldn-t-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/gallery-johnny-cochran-one-man-show-he-wouldn-t-say#comments Peanuts Tue, 07 Jul 2015 14:57:00 +0000 114801 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) There’s a mule train in that field http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/gallery-there-s-mule-train-field <div class="node-body gallery-body">One of the pleasures of summer is eating fresh sweet corn, but harvesting it is very labor intensive. To get the vegetable grain out of the field in a timely way, many growers use the mule train. It’s something to see in action.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/gallery-there-s-mule-train-field" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/gallery-there-s-mule-train-field#comments Grains Management Miscellaneous Vegetables Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:25:00 +0000 114601 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) Virginia field day looks at early crop progress http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-virginia-field-day-looks-early-crop-progress <div class="node-body gallery-body">This yea'rs Early Summer Row Crops Tour drew a crowd of 100 farmers and others to the Tidewater Agricultural Research & Extension Center Research Farm in Suffolk, Va. June 4. The field day examined insects, diseases and agronomics in corn, cotton, peanuts and soybeans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-virginia-field-day-looks-early-crop-progress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-virginia-field-day-looks-early-crop-progress#comments Cotton Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:50:00 +0000 114491 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p><span>This year&#39;s&nbsp; Early Summer Row Crops Tour drew a crowd of 100 farmers and others to the Tidewater Agricultural Research &amp; Extension&nbsp; Center Research Farm in Suffolk, Va. June 4. The field day examined insects, diseases and&nbsp;</span>agronomics<span>&nbsp;in corn, cotton, peanuts and soybeans. Here, Ames Smith, professor of entomology at Virginia Tech, shows thrips&nbsp;damage to young cotton.</span></p> Gallery: Black flag cotton and preventing plant bug injury before squaring http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-black-flag-cotton-and-preventing-plant-bug-injury-squaring <div class="node-body gallery-body">There are isolated reports of plant bugs damaging presquaring cotton in North Carolina. Though not typical, plant bugs will leave early season hosts during dry spells and hit young cotton, and this can result in the yield-damaging condition called “black flag” symptoms. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-black-flag-cotton-and-preventing-plant-bug-injury-squaring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-black-flag-cotton-and-preventing-plant-bug-injury-squaring#comments Cotton Management Wed, 10 Jun 2015 14:47:00 +0000 114341 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>There are isolated reports of plant bugs damaging presquaring cotton in North Carolina. Though not typical, plant bugs will leave early season hosts during dry spells and hit young cotton, and this can result in the yield-damaging condition called &ldquo;black flag&rdquo; symptom.</p>