Management http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6011/more en Catch up with field problems and stay ahead of a few http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/catch-field-problems-and-stay-ahead-few <div class="node-body article-body">It’s already a complicated growing season. From too wet to too quickly dry, spring weather has been as volatile this year as in any. Southeast farmers face problems with pre-emergence herbicides, establishing good crop stands and getting enough moisture to plant. Here are some tips to catch up with field problems and to avoid other snags as we go forward.</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/grains/catch-field-problems-and-stay-ahead-few" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/catch-field-problems-and-stay-ahead-few#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Corn Fungicides Herbicides Peanut Soybean Wed, 27 May 2015 14:47:00 +0000 114101 at http://southeastfarmpress.com It matters: 6 steps to avoid fungicide resistance now http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/it-matters-6-steps-avoid-fungicide-resistance-now <div class="field-byline"> Bob Kemerait, University of Georgia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Although fungicide resistance may be perceived as less urgent than other day-to-day challenges of growing a crop, this issue has become increasingly important and steps must be taken to delay the onset for as long as possible. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/it-matters-6-steps-avoid-fungicide-resistance-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/it-matters-6-steps-avoid-fungicide-resistance-now#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Cotton Fungicides Peanut Soybean Tue, 26 May 2015 15:39:00 +0000 114081 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Why America’s cotton producers need access to affordable crop insurance http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/why-america-s-cotton-producers-need-access-affordable-crop-insurance <div class="field-byline"> Sledge Taylor, National Cotton Council </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Without a doubt, the volatility of weather and commodity markets necessitates government assistance with crop insurance premiums so that our nation’s farmers have access to affordable and dependable crop insurance products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/why-america-s-cotton-producers-need-access-affordable-crop-insurance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/why-america-s-cotton-producers-need-access-affordable-crop-insurance#comments Cotton Government Management Cotton Crop Thu, 21 May 2015 14:50:00 +0000 114031 at http://southeastfarmpress.com North Carolina wheat growers get tips on diseases, weed control http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/north-carolina-wheat-growers-get-tips-diseases-weed-control <div class="node-body article-body">Concern about scab and ryegrass in wheat led the agenda of the 2015 Coastal Plain Small Grain Field Day April 23 at Forbis Farms in Lumber Bridge, N.C.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/north-carolina-wheat-growers-get-tips-diseases-weed-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/north-carolina-wheat-growers-get-tips-diseases-weed-control#comments Grains Management Wheat Wed, 20 May 2015 19:35:00 +0000 113801 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Christina Cowger, small grains pathologist at North Carolina State University, says high relative humidity and moderate temperatures are conducive to scab.</p> Carbon is the currency of exchange for soil http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/carbon-currency-exchange-soil <div class="node-body article-body">When considering a cover crop, farmers need to understand the carbon cycle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/carbon-currency-exchange-soil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/carbon-currency-exchange-soil#comments Grains Management Markets Soybeans Organic Matter Wed, 20 May 2015 19:20:00 +0000 113791 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <div><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">Jay Fuhrer, a nationally known expert on soil health, says soil needs a diversity of cover crops to remain healthy.</span></div> Alabama will pay farmers to increase and improve irrigation http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/alabama-will-pay-farmers-increase-and-improve-irrigation <div class="node-body article-body">Alabama farmers have until May 29 to apply for funding to install or improve irrigation on their farms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/alabama-will-pay-farmers-increase-and-improve-irrigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/alabama-will-pay-farmers-increase-and-improve-irrigation#comments Cotton Equipment Government Management Peanuts Irrigation Wed, 20 May 2015 13:30:00 +0000 114011 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p><a href="http://al.nrcs.usda.gov" target="_blank">Eligible Alabama producers can apply for funds </a>to build irrigation reservoirs and pumping plants on their land.</p> Plant growth regulators have a place in North Carolina wheat http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/plant-growth-regulators-have-place-north-carolina-wheat <div class="node-body article-body">Plant growth regulators weren’t needed in North Carolina wheat this year due to the very cold winter, but there are times when they have a place in wheat production, according to Ron Heiniger, Extension cropping system specialist at North Carolina State University.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/plant-growth-regulators-have-place-north-carolina-wheat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/plant-growth-regulators-have-place-north-carolina-wheat#comments Grains Management Wheat Mon, 18 May 2015 19:47:00 +0000 113811 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Ron Heiniger, Extension cropping system specialist at North Carolina State University, says wheat growers need to think about plant growth regulators when they are thinking about their fertility program.</p> May cotton numbers are like my dove hunting skills http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/may-cotton-numbers-are-my-dove-hunting-skills <div class="field-byline"> Don Shurley, University of Georgia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For the 2015-2016 cotton crop year, we’ll break the cycle of cotton overproduction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/may-cotton-numbers-are-my-dove-hunting-skills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/may-cotton-numbers-are-my-dove-hunting-skills#comments Cotton Management Markets Mon, 18 May 2015 15:58:00 +0000 113971 at http://southeastfarmpress.com John Michael Parimuha turns to technology to build yields, cut costs http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/john-michael-parimuha-turns-technology-build-yields-cut-costs <div class="node-body article-body">​John Michael Parimuha knows that unlocking profits will take everything he’s got this year. He turns to the latest farm and crop technology to both manage costs and build yields.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/john-michael-parimuha-turns-technology-build-yields-cut-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/john-michael-parimuha-turns-technology-build-yields-cut-costs#comments Cotton Grains Management Soybeans Crops Wed, 13 May 2015 18:57:00 +0000 113781 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">Clarendon County, S.C. farmer John Michael&nbsp;Parimuha&nbsp;is looking for ways to cut costs in ways that won&rsquo;t impact yield this year.</p> 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