Management http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6011/more en Ugly surprises can hide in temporary pastures http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/ugly-surprises-can-hide-temporary-pastures <div class="field-byline"> Jed Dillard, University of Florida Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Temporary pastures can present problems for the unaware. Issues can be especially likely when the crop manager and the livestock manager are not the same person, whether in a large operation, or when leased land is involved. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/ugly-surprises-can-hide-temporary-pastures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/ugly-surprises-can-hide-temporary-pastures#comments Livestock Management Cattle Livestock Pasture Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:09:00 +0000 109881 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Coffee weed in a loafing area adjacent to winter grazing. Nightshade and crotalaria are even more toxic.</p> Jed Dillard, University of Florida Extension Winners of the 2014 Southeastern Hay Contest announced http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/winners-2014-southeastern-hay-contest-announced <div class="field-byline"> Dennis Hancock, University of Georgia Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Weather is always a major limiting factor when attempting to produce high quality forage. This year in the Southeast, dry conditions in the later-half of the growing season caused drought to be a major limitation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/winners-2014-southeastern-hay-contest-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/winners-2014-southeastern-hay-contest-announced#comments Livestock Management Crops Livestock Pasture Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 109871 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>FORAGE IN THE SOUTHEAST took a hit this year as drought plagued the region later in the season, but overall hay quality was better in 2014 than in 2013 for much of the region, according to the 2014 Southeastern Hay Contest.</p> N.C. strawberry growers set to vote on assessment http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/nc-strawberry-growers-set-vote-assessment <div class="field-byline"> North Carolina Department of Agriculture </div> <div class="node-body article-body">North Carolina strawberry growers will hold a referendum to decide whether to increase the current strawberry assessment during the Southeast Strawberry Expo in Pinehurst Nov. 17-19.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/nc-strawberry-growers-set-vote-assessment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/nc-strawberry-growers-set-vote-assessment#comments Management Fruits Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:17:00 +0000 109861 at http://southeastfarmpress.com North Carolina Strawberry Association Georgia program hooks feral hog hunters up with farmers http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-program-hooks-feral-hog-hunters-farmers <div class="node-body article-body">The Hunters Helping Farmers program provides a mechanism to help farmers and hog hunters engage with a similar goal in mind: dead feral hogs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-program-hooks-feral-hog-hunters-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-program-hooks-feral-hog-hunters-farmers#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:40:00 +0000 109851 at http://southeastfarmpress.com 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> Terrell Jones creates and sells shirts made from his own cotton http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/terrell-jones-creates-and-sells-shirts-made-his-own-cotton <div class="node-body article-body">Four years ago while a student in college, Terrell Jones got serious about learning how to turn his raw cotton into a finished product he could market with his own company. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/terrell-jones-creates-and-sells-shirts-made-his-own-cotton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/terrell-jones-creates-and-sells-shirts-made-his-own-cotton#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Cotton Marketing and Promotion Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:04:00 +0000 109791 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>TERRELL JONES owns Jones American Clothing, a company the Georgia cotton farmer created four years ago to make U.S.-made shirts from the cotton he grows on his farm.</p> Georgia leads the nation in blueberry production http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-leads-nation-blueberry-production <div class="field-byline"> J. Merritt Melancon, University of Georgia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the tally from the 2014 growing season complete, it's official. Georgia now leads the nation in blueberry production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-leads-nation-blueberry-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-leads-nation-blueberry-production#comments Management Fruits Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:00:00 +0000 109781 at http://southeastfarmpress.com EPA registers Enlist Duo herbicide http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/epa-registers-enlist-duo-herbicide <div class="node-body article-body">The Enlist Weed Control System is now approved by federal regulatory authorities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/epa-registers-enlist-duo-herbicide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/epa-registers-enlist-duo-herbicide#comments Cotton Grains Management Soybeans Herbicides Wed, 15 Oct 2014 22:51:00 +0000 109771 at http://southeastfarmpress.com NCGA president reaches out to Southeast corn farmers http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/ncga-president-reaches-out-southeast-corn-farmers <div class="node-body article-body">Chip Bowling went to the Sunbelt Ag Expo, the first sitting president of the National Corn Growers Association to visit the annual farm show located in southwest Georgia, to promote the industry and hear from Southeast corn growers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/ncga-president-reaches-out-southeast-corn-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/ncga-president-reaches-out-southeast-corn-farmers#comments Grains Management Markets Sunbelt Ag Expo Corn National Corn Growers Association Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:39:00 +0000 109761 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>CHIP BOWLING, president of the National Corn Growers Association, at the Sunbelt Ag Expo in Moultrie, Ga., Oct. 15.</p> Bears officially kill bulls in corn market http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/bears-officially-kill-bulls-corn-market <div class="node-body article-body">“We have this interesting phenomenon where we’re building stocks in the U.S. and in the world of corn, soybeans, wheat and cotton. It’s really unfortunate. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/bears-officially-kill-bulls-corn-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/bears-officially-kill-bulls-corn-market#comments Grains Management Markets Miscellaneous Corn Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:42:00 +0000 109441 at http://southeastfarmpress.com