Tobacco http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6001/more 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 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 Managing the Margins Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Inputs Soybean Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:03:00 +0000 118431 at http://southeastfarmpress.com You can go broke just breaking even http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/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/peanuts/you-can-go-broke-just-breaking-even" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/you-can-go-broke-just-breaking-even#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Livestock Management Managing the Margins Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Inputs Tue, 02 Feb 2016 19:41:00 +0000 118241 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 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 Krysta Harden, a ‘Georgia farm girl,’ leaving USDA http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/krysta-harden-georgia-farm-girl-leaving-usda <div class="node-body article-body">Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Krysta Harden announced she is stepping down from her post at the end of February. Michael Scuse, undersecretary for farm and foreign agricultural services, will become the acting deputy secretary.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/krysta-harden-georgia-farm-girl-leaving-usda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/krysta-harden-georgia-farm-girl-leaving-usda#comments Cotton Government Livestock Management Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Government USDA Sun, 24 Jan 2016 16:38:00 +0000 118061 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Your farm’s financial future relies on honest answers now http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/your-farm-s-financial-future-relies-honest-answers-now <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Where am I? Where am I going? How do I get there? A good farm financial plan can also answer these questions and serve as a map to your farm finances. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/your-farm-s-financial-future-relies-honest-answers-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/your-farm-s-financial-future-relies-honest-answers-now#comments Cotton Grains Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Accounting System Books Wed, 20 Jan 2016 23:56:00 +0000 118041 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 Farmers still grounded with FAA ‘drone’ registration rule http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/farmers-still-grounded-faa-drone-registration-rule <div class="field-byline"> ALFA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers interested in using unmanned aircraft systems, or UAS, will have to wait a little longer despite the Federal Aviation Administration recent announcement of web-based aircraft registration for drone technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/farmers-still-grounded-faa-drone-registration-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/farmers-still-grounded-faa-drone-registration-rule#comments Equipment Government Management Markets Tobacco Vegetables Precision Farming Tue, 29 Dec 2015 15:55:00 +0000 117631 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Alabama farmer Mitch <span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="Lazenby">Lazenby</span> said he&rsquo;s glad UAS rules are becoming clearer, but hopes regulations don&rsquo;t become invasive.</p> A joke about drunken friends reminds me of current farm policy http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/joke-about-drunken-friends-reminds-me-current-farm-policy <div class="node-body blog-body">“We know that payments coming out of DC are significantly less than what they’ve ever been, and that’s the trend of the future we are going to have to operate in,” said Saxby Chambliss, recently retired senator from Georgia.</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/joke-about-drunken-friends-reminds-me-current-farm-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/joke-about-drunken-friends-reminds-me-current-farm-policy#comments Cotton Government Grains Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Legislation Farm Press Blog Mon, 21 Dec 2015 15:15:00 +0000 117561 at http://southeastfarmpress.com