Tobacco http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6001/more en Crop share lease: 5 important principles to follow http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/crop-share-lease-5-important-principles-follow <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The most effective crop share lease will be structured to reward both parties in proportion to the value of contributions provided. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/crop-share-lease-5-important-principles-follow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/crop-share-lease-5-important-principles-follow#comments Cotton Grains Management Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Buying/Purchasing Finance Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:25:00 +0000 110371 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>IN A CROP SHARE LEASE both parties should share in total returns in the same proportion as they contribute resources.</p> Ag data: its value, who owns it and where’s it going? http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ag-data-its-value-who-owns-it-and-where-s-it-going <div class="node-body article-body">Terry Griffin asked the audience if anyone knew what was at the bottom of any privacy/disclosure statement, the ones you must sign to download software or to use most any digital service. No one raised a hand. “Neither do I. I never read that far either,” he said.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ag-data-its-value-who-owns-it-and-where-s-it-going" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ag-data-its-value-who-owns-it-and-where-s-it-going#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Precision Farming Buying/Purchasing Fri, 14 Nov 2014 16:14:00 +0000 110351 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>A FARMER&#39;S DATA can be used to make better-informed management decisions. His data combined with other farm data can be crunched, tweezed or bludgeoned into showing trends, predict market futures or the adoption of new crop technology just to name a few potential uses for the data &ndash; all valuable uses.</p> Not surprised Southeast ranked “Best Places to Farm” http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/not-surprised-southeast-ranked-best-places-farm <div class="node-body blog-body">If you can eat it, drink it, wear it or smoke it, we can produce it in the South.</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/not-surprised-southeast-ranked-best-places-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/not-surprised-southeast-ranked-best-places-farm#comments Cotton Government Grains Livestock Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Management Farm Press Blog Thu, 06 Nov 2014 19:09:00 +0000 110221 at http://southeastfarmpress.com 4 methods to fair land lease agreements in 2015 http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/4-methods-fair-land-lease-agreements-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cash lease has been popular for many years. The primary attraction of this method to landowners is the minimal responsibility. This type of lease also provides tenants maximum operating freedom. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/4-methods-fair-land-lease-agreements-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/4-methods-fair-land-lease-agreements-2015#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Buying/Purchasing Inputs Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:00:00 +0000 110141 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>LEASE agreements should be designed to achieve efficiency and provide for an equitable distribution of income and expenses.</p> Tobacco growers say “no” on child labor http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/tobacco-growers-say-no-child-labor <div class="node-body article-body">At the beginning of October, the Tobacco Growers Association of North Carolina went on record as opposing hired child labor on U.S. tobacco farms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/tobacco-growers-say-no-child-labor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/tobacco-growers-say-no-child-labor#comments Government Management Miscellaneous Tobacco Management Tobacco Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:39:00 +0000 110031 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Tobacco Growers Association of North Carolina does not condone the use of child labor and believes tobacco growers and farm labor contractors should not employ workers younger than 16 years of age for work in tobacco, even with parental permission.</p> Tobacco harvest drags on, leaving 2014 production unclear http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/tobacco-harvest-drags-leaving-2014-production-unclear <div class="node-body article-body">"We will finish up next week. Some farmers in my area will take longer than that. We had a lot of water this season. The leaf is not the best quality, but the yield is good.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/tobacco-harvest-drags-leaving-2014-production-unclear" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/tobacco-harvest-drags-leaving-2014-production-unclear#comments Management Miscellaneous Tobacco Tobacco Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:12:00 +0000 110001 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p class="Default">DEAD RIPE FLUE-CURED leaf from the Oxford tobacco research station.</p> 5 things to help your farm financially thrive in 2015 http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/5-things-help-your-farm-financially-thrive-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If crop prices do not improve, how will producers survive and thrive in 2015? For starters, we have to start now as the 2014 crop harvest is winding up.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/5-things-help-your-farm-financially-thrive-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/5-things-help-your-farm-financially-thrive-2015#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Management Markets Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Chemicals Finance Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:20:00 +0000 109841 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Prices for 2015 do not look to improve drastically upon the 2014 harvest prices.</p> Why FRAC codes matter to fungicide resistance http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/why-frac-codes-matter-fungicide-resistance <div class="field-byline"> Alice Cochran and Heather Kelly, University of Tennessee Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The FRAC code is a number and/or letter combination assigned by the fungicide resistance action committee to group together active ingredients which demonstrate potential for cross resistance. Fungicides with the same FRAC code are at risk for cross resistance because they have the same target site. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/why-frac-codes-matter-fungicide-resistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/why-frac-codes-matter-fungicide-resistance#comments Cotton Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Fungicides Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:45:00 +0000 109731 at http://southeastfarmpress.com UT Extension Tar Heel tobacco, peach growers favor check-offs as 2014 assessments kick in http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/tar-heel-tobacco-peach-growers-favor-check-offs-2014-assessments-kick <div class="node-body article-body">Thanks to the new assessment on flue-cured tobacco in North Carolina, the Tobacco Growers Association of North Carolina will have the resources it needs to protect and advocate for the business of growing tobacco,</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/tar-heel-tobacco-peach-growers-favor-check-offs-2014-assessments-kick" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/tobacco/tar-heel-tobacco-peach-growers-favor-check-offs-2014-assessments-kick#comments Government Markets Orchard Crops Tobacco Peaches Thu, 09 Oct 2014 18:54:00 +0000 109451 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p class="Default">THANKS TO THE new assessment on flue-cured tobacco in North Carolina, the Tobacco Growers Association of North Carolina will have the resources it needs to protect and advocate for the business of growing tobacco, says grower-president Tim Yarbrough of Prospect Hill, N.C.&nbsp;</p> Farm bill sign-up dates not to forget http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-sign-dates-not-forget <div class="node-body article-body">As harvest grabs time and attention this fall, farmers need to remember some important dates in regard to the new farm bill as windows of time will soon open to sign up for key new programs such as Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage, along with opportunity to update yield and base histories. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-sign-dates-not-forget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-sign-dates-not-forget#comments Cotton Government Grains Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Legislation Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:43:00 +0000 109641 at http://southeastfarmpress.com National Corn Growers Association