People http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/5431/more en Summer nights bring special, soothing nocturnal sonatas http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/summer-nights-bring-special-soothing-nocturnal-sonatas <div class="node-body blog-body">Beginning in early April, the deep, dark forests of Alabama echo with the melancholy yet soothing sounds of the “whippoorwill,” a sure-fire signal that spring has arrived, and summer is on its way.</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/summer-nights-bring-special-soothing-nocturnal-sonatas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/summer-nights-bring-special-soothing-nocturnal-sonatas#comments Miscellaneous Blog Farm Press Blog Tue, 09 Jun 2015 15:11:00 +0000 114321 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Why would a teenager today look to the ag industry for a future? http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/why-would-teenager-today-look-ag-industry-future <div class="node-body blog-body">It is estimated the U.S. will have 57,900 high-skilled job openings annually in the food, agriculture, renewable natural resources and environment fields over the next five years.</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/why-would-teenager-today-look-ag-industry-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/why-would-teenager-today-look-ag-industry-future#comments Government Management Miscellaneous Business Crops Blog Farm Press Blog Tue, 12 May 2015 15:44:00 +0000 113931 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Now is the time for Alabama farmers to get involved in water policy http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/now-time-alabama-farmers-get-involved-water-policy <div class="node-body blog-body">"All farmers in Alabama have a stake in this, so don’t just assume that they won’t listen to you.”</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/now-time-alabama-farmers-get-involved-water-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/now-time-alabama-farmers-get-involved-water-policy#comments Government Management Miscellaneous Crops Farm Press Blog Wed, 06 May 2015 18:24:00 +0000 113471 at http://southeastfarmpress.com What lies beneath an Alabama creek? http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/what-lies-beneath-alabama-creek <div class="node-body blog-body">One of the most enjoyable ways to explore the great outdoors during the warm summer months is in the cool creeks of central Alabama. </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/what-lies-beneath-alabama-creek" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/what-lies-beneath-alabama-creek#comments Management Miscellaneous Blog Farm Press Blog Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:46:00 +0000 113511 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Alabama’s aquatic diversity runs north to south http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/alabama-s-aquatic-diversity-runs-north-south <div class="node-body blog-body">From the Tennessee Valley to the Mobile Delta, Alabama is drenched in more than 77,000 miles of freshwater streams, ranking this Sweet Home as the No. 1 habitat nationally for a multitude of freshwater aquatic species including fish, crayfish, mussels and snails.</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/alabama-s-aquatic-diversity-runs-north-south" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/alabama-s-aquatic-diversity-runs-north-south#comments Management Miscellaneous Blog Farm Press Blog Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:09:00 +0000 112921 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Georgia’s Steve Brown (retired) talks Extension’s challenges and future http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/georgia-s-steve-brown-retired-talks-extension-s-challenges-and-future <div class="node-body article-body">In a conversation with Southeast Farm Press on March 19, Steve Brown talks about Extension’s role in modern agriculture and its challenge to stay relevant in the future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/georgia-s-steve-brown-retired-talks-extension-s-challenges-and-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/georgia-s-steve-brown-retired-talks-extension-s-challenges-and-future#comments Cotton Equipment Government Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Groups & Organizations Cotton Peanut People Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:34:00 +0000 113251 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>&quot;EXTENSION IS no different from any organization whose main resource is human beings -- some are up to the challenges and some are not,&quot; says Steve Brown, who retired from the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension as interim director.</p> Don’t even think about taking my water http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/don-t-even-think-about-taking-my-water <div class="node-body blog-body">In a recent survey conducted by the University of Florida Center for Public Issues Education, or PIE Center, participating Floridians revealed that they value water almost as much as they do money and their health. Just don’t ask them to cut their showers short.</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/don-t-even-think-about-taking-my-water" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/don-t-even-think-about-taking-my-water#comments Government Management Miscellaneous Blog Farm Press Blog Wed, 18 Mar 2015 14:38:00 +0000 112561 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Precious underground water is hidden treasure for all living things http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/precious-underground-water-hidden-treasure-all-living-things <div class="node-body blog-body">Evaporation gives way to condensation and condensation yields precipitation. Back to earth the water goes. Beneath the earth, it continues to flow for all living things to harness its power.</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/precious-underground-water-hidden-treasure-all-living-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/precious-underground-water-hidden-treasure-all-living-things#comments Miscellaneous Blog Farm Press Blog Mon, 02 Mar 2015 22:39:00 +0000 112311 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Calving season miraculous for sisters http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/calving-season-miraculous-sisters <div class="node-body blog-body">The take-home lesson for this calving season is consistent with all other critical times in life: if you acknowledge God’s presence, you experience God’s presence. </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/calving-season-miraculous-sisters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/calving-season-miraculous-sisters#comments Livestock Management Miscellaneous Blog Farm Press Blog Thu, 05 Feb 2015 01:57:00 +0000 111561 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>BABY NEW YEAR&#39;S mama gave birth in a gully during a storm, and he rolled under the fence and into a hole.</p> Bottom line trumps caution flags as peanuts appear poised for increase http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/bottom-line-trumps-caution-flags-peanuts-appear-poised-increase <div class="node-body blog-body">Most everyone agrees there will be an increase in U.S. peanut acres in 2015, but the trick clearly will be to temper enthusiasm with caution. </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/bottom-line-trumps-caution-flags-peanuts-appear-poised-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/bottom-line-trumps-caution-flags-peanuts-appear-poised-increase#comments Management Markets Miscellaneous Peanuts Blog Farm Press Blog Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:43:00 +0000 111611 at http://southeastfarmpress.com