Multimedia Library - Gallery http://southeastfarmpress.com/media/gallery en (Gallery) Severe freeze bites Georgia cole crops http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/gallery-severe-freeze-bites-georgia-cole-crops <div class="node-body gallery-body">A polar vortex dropped Southern temperatures dramatically last week. In some places, like in south Georgia, temperatures crashed to 20 degrees or below with a sharp wind chill, enough to bite hard some cabbage and broccoli fields.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/gallery-severe-freeze-bites-georgia-cole-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/gallery-severe-freeze-bites-georgia-cole-crops#comments Vegetables Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:21:00 +0000 111511 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Gallery: On the farm with Rick Morgan, 2015 High Cotton Winner http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-farm-rick-morgan-2015-high-cotton-winner <div class="node-body gallery-body">Rick Morgan, the 2015 High Cotton Winner for the Southeast, is a big advocate for no-till farming. He started 100 percent no-till 10 years ago when he got out of peanuts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-farm-rick-morgan-2015-high-cotton-winner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-farm-rick-morgan-2015-high-cotton-winner#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Mon, 05 Jan 2015 15:37:00 +0000 111381 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Rick Morgan&rsquo;s son Mickey joined the operation last year after graduating from Gates County High School in Gatesville, N.C. &ldquo;He has farming in his blood,&rdquo; Rick says.</p> (Gallery) Wet weather hampers, blackbirds harass Georgia canola http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/gallery-wet-weather-hampers-blackbirds-harass-georgia-canola <div class="node-body gallery-body">Early, bitter cold snaps, soggy weather and blackbirds causing problems for Georgia canola. You can see the holes in rows where the birds pecked up the seedlings that did manage to break through.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/gallery-wet-weather-hampers-blackbirds-harass-georgia-canola" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/gallery-wet-weather-hampers-blackbirds-harass-georgia-canola#comments Grains Management Miscellaneous Wed, 10 Dec 2014 17:03:00 +0000 110851 at http://southeastfarmpress.com 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 (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 (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 (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