Multimedia Library - All http://southeastfarmpress.com/media/all en Gallery: UASs (or drones) fly over south Georgia field http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/gallery-uass-or-drones-fly-over-south-georgia-field <div class="node-body gallery-body">Hobbyists can fly UASs, but the FAA earlier this summer said farmers, ranchers or commercial operators can’t fly a UAS over commercial fields. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/gallery-uass-or-drones-fly-over-south-georgia-field" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/gallery-uass-or-drones-fly-over-south-georgia-field#comments Cotton Equipment Government Management Miscellaneous Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:51:00 +0000 109921 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) Opening day at Sunbelt Ag Expo http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/gallery-opening-day-sunbelt-ag-expo <div class="node-body gallery-body">The 37th annual Sunbelt Ag Expo’s opening day was wet and stormy, but the show went on as visitors huddled under umbrellas, ribbons were cut and a farmer was tapped as top in the southeast.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/gallery-opening-day-sunbelt-ag-expo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/gallery-opening-day-sunbelt-ag-expo#comments Sunbelt Ag Expo Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:27:00 +0000 109721 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) Fluffing wet peanuts and an aerial view as harvest gets rolling http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/gallery-fluffing-wet-peanuts-and-aerial-view-harvest-gets-rolling <div class="node-body gallery-body">After rainy, cloudy weather, peanuts often need a re-shake with equipment that lifts the vines from the ground, breaking the contact with the wet soil and loosening soil and dirt from the peanuts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/gallery-fluffing-wet-peanuts-and-aerial-view-harvest-gets-rolling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/gallery-fluffing-wet-peanuts-and-aerial-view-harvest-gets-rolling#comments Equipment Peanuts Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:19:00 +0000 109611 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Video) How to plan Sunbelt Expo trip with digital ease http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/video-how-plan-sunbelt-expo-trip-digital-ease <div class="node-body video-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>In addition, the app will provide contact information for speakers, sponsors and exhibitors with instant links to their websites. You also can read Expo-related news, download brochures and receive updates.</p> <p>Some of the app&rsquo;s many features include the following:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/video-how-plan-sunbelt-expo-trip-digital-ease" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/video-how-plan-sunbelt-expo-trip-digital-ease#comments Equipment Sunbelt Ag Expo Sunbelt Expo Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:15:00 +0000 109591 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) Tobacco season not over until these tasks are complete http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/gallery-tobacco-season-not-over-until-these-tasks-are-complete <div class="field-byline"> J. Michael Moore, University of Georgia tobacco agronomist </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Tasks to complete the tobacco production season include plowing out the roots, chopping the roots and stalks into small pieces and burying these along with weeds. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/gallery-tobacco-season-not-over-until-these-tasks-are-complete" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/gallery-tobacco-season-not-over-until-these-tasks-are-complete#comments Management Tobacco Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:11:00 +0000 109461 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Sunbelt Ag Expo: World class research farm, top field demos http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/sunbelt-ag-expo-world-class-research-farm-top-field-demos <div class="node-body video-body">The Sunbelt Ag Expo has a 600-acre, year-round working farm, where research is conducted annually on top Southern commodities. Visitors to the Expo this year Oct. 14, 15 and 16 can tour the farm and see the industry’s top harvesting equipment and techniques at work during daily farm demonstrations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/sunbelt-ag-expo-world-class-research-farm-top-field-demos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/sunbelt-ag-expo-world-class-research-farm-top-field-demos#comments Sunbelt Ag Expo Sunbelt Expo Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:05:00 +0000 109381 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) A look at Georgia cotton harvest, production from 70 years ago http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-look-georgia-cotton-harvest-production-70-years-ago <div class="node-body gallery-body">It was the mid-1940s. Cotton prices were volatile, government agriculture policy was in question, and synthetic alternatives to cotton fiber threatened to steal market share. Decades later, some things haven’t changed much. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-look-georgia-cotton-harvest-production-70-years-ago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-look-georgia-cotton-harvest-production-70-years-ago#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:57:00 +0000 109361 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Sunbelt Ag Expo: 37th annual show ready for all ages http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/sunbelt-ag-expo-37th-annual-show-ready-all-ages <div class="node-body video-body">From rural living to on-farm equipment demonstrations to family entertainment to the top farmers in the Southeast, the 37th annual Sunbelt Ag Expo will have something for all ages. Gates open 8:30 a.m. Oct. 14, 15 and 16.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/sunbelt-ag-expo-37th-annual-show-ready-all-ages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/sunbelt-ag-expo-37th-annual-show-ready-all-ages#comments Sunbelt Ag Expo Sunbelt Expo Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:48:00 +0000 109181 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) Farmers go to see 100-bushel soybeans in Georgia http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-farmers-go-see-100-bushel-soybeans-georgia <div class="node-body gallery-body">The challenge was to conduct a 60-acre research trial on a south Georgia farm using a dozen different varieties on four- to five-acre plots in an effort to produce 100-bushel soybeans, or better, using an early soybean production system. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-farmers-go-see-100-bushel-soybeans-georgia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-farmers-go-see-100-bushel-soybeans-georgia#comments Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:27:00 +0000 108801 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) Tarnished plant bugs unusually high in Georgia cotton this year http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-tarnished-plant-bugs-unusually-high-georgia-cotton-year <div class="field-byline"> Phillip Roberts, University of Georgia entomologist </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Recently we have received reports of immature tarnished plant bugs in some fields; this is rarely observed in Georgia cotton. Unlike cotton production areas in the Mid-South, tarnished plant bug is an uncommon and sporadic pest of Georgia cotton. Tarnished plant bug populations have been higher than normal and more insecticide applications have targeted tarnished plant bugs than usual during 2014. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-tarnished-plant-bugs-unusually-high-georgia-cotton-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-tarnished-plant-bugs-unusually-high-georgia-cotton-year#comments Cotton Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:11:00 +0000 108311 at http://southeastfarmpress.com