Southeast Farm Press http://southeastfarmpress.com/rss.xml en Florida farm tries olives after catastrophic citrus greening losses http://southeastfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/florida-farm-tries-olives-after-catastrophic-citrus-greening-losses <div class="field-byline"> Beverly James, University of Florida </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Richard Williams unfurls his long, sturdy frame from a tractor and begins a stroll through 20 acres of olive groves at his farm in Volusia County, Florida. His in-laws, the Ford/Veech family, have spent six generations farming in Florida and have a more than 50-year-old citrus grove.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/florida-farm-tries-olives-after-catastrophic-citrus-greening-losses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/florida-farm-tries-olives-after-catastrophic-citrus-greening-losses#comments Orchard Crops Citrus Mon, 08 Feb 2016 19:51:00 +0000 118451 at http://southeastfarmpress.com UC Davis Is your land lease truly fair? http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/your-land-lease-truly-fair <div class="node-body article-body">Have you recently made a land lease agreement? Was it fair? Is it time to renegotiate? Situations change and can change quickly in farming. What seemed fair a few years ago might not be today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/your-land-lease-truly-fair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/your-land-lease-truly-fair#comments Cotton Grains Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Inputs Soybean Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:03:00 +0000 118431 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Use cotton variety tests to confirm commercial herbicide tolerance, yield potential http://southeastfarmpress.com/monsanto/use-cotton-variety-tests-confirm-commercial-herbicide-tolerance-yield-potential <div class="field-byline"> Source </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With new, high-yielding germplasm available for planting, growers seeking to maximize production are encouraged to check out cotton variety tests that match their field management systems when determining what to plant in 2016.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/monsanto/use-cotton-variety-tests-confirm-commercial-herbicide-tolerance-yield-potential" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/monsanto/use-cotton-variety-tests-confirm-commercial-herbicide-tolerance-yield-potential#comments Monsanto Mon, 08 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 118371 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Less cotton in Southeast but more total US acres in 2016, survey says http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/less-cotton-southeast-more-total-us-acres-2016-survey-says <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. cotton farmers will increase their acres in 2016 despite the less-than-rosy forecast for cotton future prices, according to the National Cotton Council’s Annual Early Season Planting Intentions Survey.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/less-cotton-southeast-more-total-us-acres-2016-survey-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/less-cotton-southeast-more-total-us-acres-2016-survey-says#comments Cotton Markets Cotton Sat, 06 Feb 2016 19:21:00 +0000 118421 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Upland cotton intentions are 8.9 million acres, up 5.7 percent from 2015, while extra-long staple or Pima plantings could reach 208,000 acres, a 31.2-percent increase. Those <span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="acreages">acreages</span> could produce a crop of 14 million bales &ndash; 13.4 million bales of upland and 595,000 ELS, NCC economists said.</p> Conaway: Farm bill gives Vilsack OK for cottonseed designation http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/conaway-farm-bill-gives-vilsack-ok-cottonseed-designation <div class="node-body article-body">K. Michael Conaway says Congress gave the secretary of agriculture specific authority to designate any oilseed – including cottonseed – as “an other oilseed” for farm program purposes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/conaway-farm-bill-gives-vilsack-ok-cottonseed-designation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/conaway-farm-bill-gives-vilsack-ok-cottonseed-designation#comments Cotton Cotton Sat, 06 Feb 2016 15:08:00 +0000 118411 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Bayer rejects EPA request to cancel Belt insecticide use http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/bayer-rejects-epa-request-cancel-belt-insecticide-use <div class="node-body article-body">Bayer’s Crop Science Division said Feb. 5 it has refused a request by the Environmental Protection Agency to voluntarily cancel the uses of flubendiamide in the United States, sold under trade name Belt.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/bayer-rejects-epa-request-cancel-belt-insecticide-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/bayer-rejects-epa-request-cancel-belt-insecticide-use#comments Orchard Crops Peanuts Vegetables Insecticides Peanut Vegetables Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:26:00 +0000 118391 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>&ldquo;Bayer strongly disagrees with the EPA&rsquo;s methodology, which is based on theoretical models and assumptions that exaggerate risk,&rdquo; the company said. &ldquo;Years of water monitoring studies have shown residues of <span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="flubendiamide">flubendiamide</span> and its metabolite are well within safe levels established for aquatic invertebrates.</p> Multimillion dollar ag projects key parts of North Carolina bond package http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/multimillion-dollar-ag-projects-key-parts-north-carolina-bond-package <div class="node-body article-body">A $2 billion bond package will be on the March 15 North Carolina primary ballot and will include funding for a new plant science research building at North Carolina State University and funding for a new laboratory complex for the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/multimillion-dollar-ag-projects-key-parts-north-carolina-bond-package" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/multimillion-dollar-ag-projects-key-parts-north-carolina-bond-package#comments Government Election Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:12:00 +0000 118291 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>The bond will include $85 million in funding for a new plant sciences building on N.C. State&rsquo;s Centennial Campus in Raleigh.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Commodity certificates available for redeeming cotton marketing loans http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/commodity-certificates-available-redeeming-cotton-marketing-loans <div class="node-body article-body">USDA grants the cotton industry’s request to allow the purchase of certificates for redeeming commodities from the marketing loan program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/commodity-certificates-available-redeeming-cotton-marketing-loans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/commodity-certificates-available-redeeming-cotton-marketing-loans#comments Cotton Cotton Thu, 04 Feb 2016 21:31:00 +0000 118381 at http://southeastfarmpress.com The first ‘best guess’ at Georgia crop acreage and prices for 2016 http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/first-best-guess-georgia-crop-acreage-and-prices-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Georgia's 2016 cotton acres could be higher and peanuts acres could be lower. But that depends. All other crop acreage might stay stable. And prices don’t promise to be anything you’d want to take home to meet mom and dad.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/first-best-guess-georgia-crop-acreage-and-prices-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/first-best-guess-georgia-crop-acreage-and-prices-2016#comments Cotton Grains Management Markets Peanuts Soybeans Corn Cotton Peanut Soybean Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:12:00 +0000 118361 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Foregoing any national or global crop failures in 2016, commodity prices, as farmers have heard too often by now, will not be pretty.</p> Asgrow Yield Contest winners announced http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/asgrow-yield-contest-winners-announced <div class="node-body article-body">Using Asgrow soybean technology along with high-yield management practices, 51 farmers have been named winners in the 2015 Asgrow Yield Contest.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/asgrow-yield-contest-winners-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/asgrow-yield-contest-winners-announced#comments Equipment Soybean Thu, 04 Feb 2016 14:55:00 +0000 118351 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Cotton leaders not ready to throw in the towel on oilseed designation http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-leaders-not-ready-throw-towel-oilseed-designation <div class="node-body article-body">Cotton groups say they are not giving up the fight to make cottonseed a program crop like soybeans or sesame.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-leaders-not-ready-throw-towel-oilseed-designation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-leaders-not-ready-throw-towel-oilseed-designation#comments Cotton Cotton Wed, 03 Feb 2016 23:46:00 +0000 118341 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Cottonseed as oilseed designation unlikely, cotton industry disappointed http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cottonseed-oilseed-designation-unlikely-cotton-industry-disappointed <div class="node-body article-body">The National Cotton Council is extremely disappointed in Agriculture Secretary Vilsack's comments Feb. 3 that USDA believes its legal interpretation of the farm bill does not provide the authority to make the cottonseed designation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cottonseed-oilseed-designation-unlikely-cotton-industry-disappointed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cottonseed-oilseed-designation-unlikely-cotton-industry-disappointed#comments Cotton Cotton Wed, 03 Feb 2016 21:20:00 +0000 118331 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Designating cottonseed as an &lsquo;other oilseed&rsquo; would give cotton farmers access to federal risk management options during what is turning out to be the cotton industry&rsquo;s toughest economic times in decades.</p> Roundup Ready2 Xtend soybeans available in 2016 http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/roundup-ready2-xtend-soybeans-available-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Monsanto announced its commercial launch plans for Roundup Ready2 Xtend soybeans after China gave approval for imports of the dicamba herbicide-tolerant oilseeds. The company said the technology will now be available in the U. S. and Canada for the 2016 season.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/roundup-ready2-xtend-soybeans-available-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/roundup-ready2-xtend-soybeans-available-2016#comments Soybeans Herbicide-tolerant crops Soybean Wed, 03 Feb 2016 18:36:00 +0000 118311 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Massive fire destroys Kentucky’s historic Bluegrass Stockyards http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/massive-fire-destroys-kentucky-s-historic-bluegrass-stockyards <div class="node-body article-body">Recently, a massive fire completely destroyed the Bluegrass Stockyards near downtown Lexington, and local producers will feel its absence.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/massive-fire-destroys-kentucky-s-historic-bluegrass-stockyards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/massive-fire-destroys-kentucky-s-historic-bluegrass-stockyards#comments Livestock Livestock Tue, 02 Feb 2016 22:08:00 +0000 118251 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Aimee Nielson, University of Kentucky You can go broke just breaking even http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/you-can-go-broke-just-breaking-even <div class="field-byline"> Todd Davis, University of Kentucky Extension economist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The problem many U.S. farming operations face now is the ability to cash-flow the business for the next 18 to 24 months. The long-term concern is the overall debt-load of the farm business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/you-can-go-broke-just-breaking-even" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/you-can-go-broke-just-breaking-even#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Livestock Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Inputs Tue, 02 Feb 2016 19:41:00 +0000 118241 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Florida peach marketing order is not approved http://southeastfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/florida-peach-marketing-order-not-approved <div class="node-body article-body">Referendum of producers of peaches south and east of the Suwannee River to participate in a proposed Florida peach marketing order did not receive the required 65 percent approval necessary. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/florida-peach-marketing-order-not-approved" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/florida-peach-marketing-order-not-approved#comments Orchard Crops Peaches Tue, 02 Feb 2016 19:10:00 +0000 118231 at http://southeastfarmpress.com New financial series to help your farm survive (maybe thrive) in 2016 http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/new-financial-series-help-your-farm-survive-maybe-thrive-2016 <div class="node-body blog-body">“Managing the Margins: 2016” is a Farm Press editorial series providing up-to-date strategies to manage the financial risks of farming in the Southeast.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-press-blog">Farm Press Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/new-financial-series-help-your-farm-survive-maybe-thrive-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/new-financial-series-help-your-farm-survive-maybe-thrive-2016#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Livestock Management Markets Orchard Crops Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Finance Farm Press Blog Tue, 02 Feb 2016 15:44:00 +0000 118051 at http://southeastfarmpress.com What's happening at Alabama-Florida Peanut Trade Show Feb. 11? http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/whats-happening-alabama-florida-peanut-trade-show-feb-11 <div class="node-body article-body">The annual Alabama-Florida Peanut Trade Show will be Feb. 11 at the National Peanut Festival Fairgrounds, located on Hwy. 231 South in Dothan, Alabama.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/whats-happening-alabama-florida-peanut-trade-show-feb-11" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/whats-happening-alabama-florida-peanut-trade-show-feb-11#comments Peanuts Mon, 01 Feb 2016 20:46:00 +0000 118461 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 Good brew: Hops conference set to promote growth in Virginia, Carolinas http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/good-brew-hops-conference-set-promote-growth-virginia-carolinas <div class="field-byline"> Dee Shore, North Carolina State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The success of the craft beer industry and interest in using locally grown ingredients has encouraged an adventuresome group of farmers in the South Atlantic region to try their hands at growing hops, but the climate here is challenging. An upcoming conference will bring experts from across the country to advise the young industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/good-brew-hops-conference-set-promote-growth-virginia-carolinas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/good-brew-hops-conference-set-promote-growth-virginia-carolinas#comments Grains Markets Miscellaneous Soybeans Conferences Mon, 01 Feb 2016 14:40:00 +0000 118101 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Jeanine Davis, North Carolina State University 'Disaster waiting to happen’ in North Carolina wheat http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/disaster-waiting-happen-north-carolina-wheat <div class="node-body article-body">Christina Cowger urges North Carolina wheat producers to be prepared for fusarium head blight or scab this year by monitoring their risks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/disaster-waiting-happen-north-carolina-wheat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/disaster-waiting-happen-north-carolina-wheat#comments Grains Wheat Mon, 01 Feb 2016 14:28:00 +0000 118091 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Christina Cowger, a researcher with USDA&#39;s &nbsp;Agricultural Research Service and also an associate professor in the Department of Plant Pathology at North Carolina State University&nbsp;, discusses scab control measures with Timmy Thomas, a Timberlake, N.C. farmer and first president of the North Carolina Small Grain Growers Association, during the North Carolina Commodities Conference in Durham.</p> Davis to lead new regional soybean coalition http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/davis-lead-new-regional-soybean-coalition <div class="node-body article-body">Soybean farmers in Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Virginia have agreed to create a regional research consortium. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/davis-lead-new-regional-soybean-coalition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/davis-lead-new-regional-soybean-coalition#comments Soybeans Groups & Organizations Mon, 01 Feb 2016 14:22:00 +0000 118121 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 Feral hogs: Hunters and farmers connect to get rid of a problem http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/feral-hogs-hunters-and-farmers-connect-get-rid-problem <div class="node-body article-body">Wild hogs can be a big problem for farmers and landowners. “Hunters Helping Farmers” is a Georgia program that connects hunters and farmers together with one goal: to get rid of the problem.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/feral-hogs-hunters-and-farmers-connect-get-rid-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/feral-hogs-hunters-and-farmers-connect-get-rid-problem#comments Grains Livestock Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Crops Fri, 29 Jan 2016 00:56:00 +0000 118211 at http://southeastfarmpress.com USDA Secretary Vilsack, designate cottonseed as ‘other oilseed’ and help http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/secretary-vilsack-designate-cottonseed-other-oilseed-and-help <div class="field-byline"> Gary W. Black, Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. cotton industry and specifically cotton producers are struggling with the effects of low prices for cotton, weak demand and growing competition from heavily-subsidized foreign producers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/secretary-vilsack-designate-cottonseed-other-oilseed-and-help" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/secretary-vilsack-designate-cottonseed-other-oilseed-and-help#comments Cotton Government Cotton Thu, 28 Jan 2016 20:29:00 +0000 118201 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>The infrastructure for the U.S. cotton industry will continue to shrink unless there is a stabilizing policy for cotton to help sustain the industry in periods of low prices such as currently exist today.</p> Georgia Peanut Farm Show gives away awards, prizes and education http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/georgia-peanut-farm-show-gives-away-awards-prizes-and-education <div class="field-byline"> Georgia Peanut Commission </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More than 1,400 attendees fine-tuned their farming operations with information gained at the 40th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference Jan. 21.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/georgia-peanut-farm-show-gives-away-awards-prizes-and-education" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/georgia-peanut-farm-show-gives-away-awards-prizes-and-education#comments Peanuts Peanut Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:22:00 +0000 118191 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Debbie Gibbs, right, with Farm Press speaks with attendee during the 40th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference Jan. 21 in Tifton, Ga.</p> Photo by Georgia Peanut Commission 15-year rotation not enough to halt nematode damage in peanut field http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/15-year-rotation-not-enough-halt-nematode-damage-peanut-field <div class="field-byline"> Rome Ethredge, Contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A grower was going to plant peanuts in a small field that had been in pasture for over 15 years. We thought with that good rotation, he shouldn’t have a nematode problem. We were wrong. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/15-year-rotation-not-enough-halt-nematode-damage-peanut-field" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/15-year-rotation-not-enough-halt-nematode-damage-peanut-field#comments Peanuts Nematicides Peanut Root-knot Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:07:00 +0000 118181 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Rome Ethredge Federal court denies EPA move to vacate herbicide label http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/federal-court-denies-epa-move-vacate-herbicide-label <div class="field-byline"> Willie Vogt </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dow AgroSciences can continue to market Enlist Duo and its registration remains fully intact for all labeled uses. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/federal-court-denies-epa-move-vacate-herbicide-label" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/federal-court-denies-epa-move-vacate-herbicide-label#comments Cotton Equipment Government Management Peanuts Soybeans Herbicides Wed, 27 Jan 2016 20:34:00 +0000 118171 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Consider hedging, options or futures as risk management tools in 2016 http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/consider-hedging-options-or-futures-risk-management-tools-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">South Carolina farmers are gearing up for a very challenging 2016, and they are encouraged to consider hedging, a marketing plan and closely examine balance sheets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/consider-hedging-options-or-futures-risk-management-tools-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/consider-hedging-options-or-futures-risk-management-tools-2016#comments Cotton Grains Management Markets Peanuts Soybeans Strategy Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:54:00 +0000 118031 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>On hand for the SC AgriBiz and Farm Expo in Florence Jan. 13 were Harry DuRant, owner of Double D Farms in Clarendon County, and Nathan Smith, Clemson Extension economist.</p> KALO introduces new Legacy soybean inoculant http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/kalo-introduces-new-legacy-soybean-inoculant <div class="node-body article-body">KALO recently announced the introduction of its new Legacy soybean inoculant, a two-part soybean inoculant system.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/kalo-introduces-new-legacy-soybean-inoculant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/kalo-introduces-new-legacy-soybean-inoculant#comments Equipment Seed Treatments Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:07:00 +0000 118151 at http://southeastfarmpress.com