Multimedia Library - All http://southeastfarmpress.com/media/all en South Carolina tobacco farmers floating seed http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/south-carolina-tobacco-farmers-floating-seed <div class="node-body gallery-body">It’s the first week of February, so tobacco growers in the Pee Dee of South Carolina have been working on filling and seeding their float trays.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/south-carolina-tobacco-farmers-floating-seed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/south-carolina-tobacco-farmers-floating-seed#comments Tobacco Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:34:00 +0000 118471 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Largest farm show in Virginia-Carolinas draws 30,000 to Raleigh http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/largest-farm-show-virginia-carolinas-draws-30000-raleigh <div class="node-body gallery-body">This year's Southern Farm Show drew 30,000 people to the North Carolina State Fairgrounds in Raleigh Feb. 3-5. Once again, the show presented an opportunity for farmers from throughout the Carolinas and Virginia to see the newest in farm equipment, network with peers and gain valuable information they can take back to their farms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/largest-farm-show-virginia-carolinas-draws-30000-raleigh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/largest-farm-show-virginia-carolinas-draws-30000-raleigh#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Soybeans Mon, 08 Feb 2016 15:48:00 +0000 118441 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Top Southeast farm stories for week ending Feb. 5 http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/top-southeast-farm-stories-week-ending-feb-5 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Cotton industry is not giving up on cottonseed designation. USDA reinstated marketing certificates to redeem commodities from marketing loan program. You can go broke just breaking even these days. There’s a massive fire in Kentucky, a disaster waiting in North Carolina wheat, and other top stories from this week in Southeast farming news.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/top-southeast-farm-stories-week-ending-feb-5" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/top-southeast-farm-stories-week-ending-feb-5#comments Cotton Government Grains Livestock Markets Peanuts Soybeans Vegetables Mon, 01 Feb 2016 17:25:00 +0000 118401 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Ed Duskin finishes ‘great ride’ as lead staff member for SCPA http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ed-duskin-finishes-great-ride-lead-staff-member-scpa <div class="node-body video-body">Ed Duskin handing off the reins at Southern Crop Production Association after more than four decades of service to crop protection industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ed-duskin-finishes-great-ride-lead-staff-member-scpa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ed-duskin-finishes-great-ride-lead-staff-member-scpa#comments Cotton Government Management Fri, 29 Jan 2016 15:18:00 +0000 118221 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Winter finally arrives in South Carolina and taps young rapeseed crop http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/winter-finally-arrives-south-carolina-and-taps-young-rapeseed-crop <div class="node-body gallery-body">After an unusually warm start, winter has finally started to feel like…winter. The warm weather that stuck around South Carolina for so long caused some rapeseed fields to grow a little faster than normal and now we’re seeing some cold injury on rank growth.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/winter-finally-arrives-south-carolina-and-taps-young-rapeseed-crop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/winter-finally-arrives-south-carolina-and-taps-young-rapeseed-crop#comments Cotton Grains Fri, 15 Jan 2016 16:31:00 +0000 117911 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Planting 2016: Disease resistance can payoff over yield potential alone http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/planting-2016-disease-resistance-can-payoff-over-yield-potential-alone <div class="node-body gallery-body">It is a serious mistake in farming to choose high-yielding, susceptible crop varieties without carefully considering the benefits of resistant varieties to protect yield and reduce pathogen populations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/planting-2016-disease-resistance-can-payoff-over-yield-potential-alone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/planting-2016-disease-resistance-can-payoff-over-yield-potential-alone#comments Cotton Management Markets Peanuts Soybeans Mon, 11 Jan 2016 17:36:00 +0000 117811 at http://southeastfarmpress.com The 13 ‘most-peculiar’ stories from Southeast Farm Press in 2015 http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/13-most-peculiar-stories-southeast-farm-press-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">From cattle thieves caught on camera to the world’s fastest tractor and from pecan truffles to citrus schemes and from drunken friends to standing naked, 2015 -- like all years before it – had its share of odd stories and commentaries.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/13-most-peculiar-stories-southeast-farm-press-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/13-most-peculiar-stories-southeast-farm-press-2015#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Livestock Management Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Wed, 30 Dec 2015 17:05:00 +0000 117651 at http://southeastfarmpress.com 11 soybean stories that will change your mind about ‘poverty peas’ http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/11-soybean-stories-will-change-your-mind-about-poverty-peas <div class="node-body gallery-body">Most Southeast farmers don’t see soybeans as ‘poverty peas’ anymore. From the re-introduction of indeterminate varieties to the gamble on ultra-late planting and from timely irrigation to precise fertility, growers can get higher soybean yields with a few minor adjustments or go for over-the-fence yields with major adjustments. It’s up to the farmer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/11-soybean-stories-will-change-your-mind-about-poverty-peas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/11-soybean-stories-will-change-your-mind-about-poverty-peas#comments Soybeans Tue, 29 Dec 2015 17:23:00 +0000 117641 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Top 14 peanut stories from 2015, which was a heck of a year http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/top-14-peanut-stories-2015-which-was-heck-year <div class="node-body gallery-body">From disease resurgence to tough marketing and from oversupply to fires, 2015 showed the challenges and opportunities peanut farmers face now and in the future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/top-14-peanut-stories-2015-which-was-heck-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/top-14-peanut-stories-2015-which-was-heck-year#comments Peanuts Mon, 28 Dec 2015 15:30:00 +0000 117611 at http://southeastfarmpress.com 13 takeaways from 2015 corn crop you'll need to remember http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/13-takeaways-2015-corn-crop-youll-need-remember <div class="node-body gallery-body">From a record-smashing 532-bushel corn yield to PPO resistance and from drought to the miracles of cover crops, Southeast cornfields in 2015 had things happen in them that are best remembered as Southeast corn farmers prepare for their 2016 cropping year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/13-takeaways-2015-corn-crop-youll-need-remember" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/13-takeaways-2015-corn-crop-youll-need-remember#comments Grains Tue, 22 Dec 2015 15:59:00 +0000 117581 at http://southeastfarmpress.com