Equipment http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en Tailgate Talk: Decisions now and products to know for better disease control http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/tailgate-talk-decisions-now-and-products-know-better-disease-control <div class="field-byline"> Bob Kemerait, University of Georgia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Planning an effective crop rotation and ensuring access to effective products are timely actions important for the next field season. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/tailgate-talk-decisions-now-and-products-know-better-disease-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/tailgate-talk-decisions-now-and-products-know-better-disease-control#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Conditions and Diseases Corn Fungicides Peanut Soybean Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:37:00 +0000 111621 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>STILL MONTHS away from putting seed in the ground, growers have the opportunity now to plan for the best in disease and nematode management.&nbsp;</p> New herbicide technologies still require proven cultural practices http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/new-herbicide-technologies-still-require-proven-cultural-practices <div class="node-body article-body">The new Xtend Flex with dicamba-resistance trait from Monsanto is expected to be available in limited amounts of varieties this season. New Enlist with 2, 4-D control from Dow AgroSciences is over the horizon. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/new-herbicide-technologies-still-require-proven-cultural-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/new-herbicide-technologies-still-require-proven-cultural-practices#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Tobacco Cotton Herbicide-tolerant crops Soybean Thu, 15 Jan 2015 14:13:00 +0000 111571 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>EVEN WITH NEW herbicide technologies, farmers need to incorporate them with cultural and herbicide programs that work with residuals and cover crops.</p> New widespread federal program to focus conservation efforts at the local level http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/new-widespread-federal-program-focus-conservation-efforts-local-level <div class="node-body article-body">Currently, more than 60,000 landowners representing 4 million acres are enrolled in U.S. conservation programs. The newly created USDA Regional Conservation Partnership Program looks to accelerate that amount in the coming years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/new-widespread-federal-program-focus-conservation-efforts-local-level" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/new-widespread-federal-program-focus-conservation-efforts-local-level#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Management Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Vegetables Sustainable Agriculture Regulations USDA Wed, 14 Jan 2015 17:19:00 +0000 111521 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>THE USDA Regional Conservation Partnership Program will fund conservation programs proposed and designed by local initiatives.</p> Tailgate Talk: General thoughts about 2,4-D and dicamba-resistant crops http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/tailgate-talk-general-thoughts-about-24-d-and-dicamba-resistant-crops <div class="field-byline"> Eric P. Prostko, University of Georgia Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The hot weed science topic this winter will most likely be the launch (???) of 2,4-D and dicamba-resistant crops. As with any new technology, there will some bumps, bruises and a new learning curve. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/tailgate-talk-general-thoughts-about-24-d-and-dicamba-resistant-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/tailgate-talk-general-thoughts-about-24-d-and-dicamba-resistant-crops#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Vegetables Herbicide-tolerant crops Soybean Thu, 08 Jan 2015 13:48:00 +0000 111421 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>When it comes to new auxin herbicides, small and fine droplets are out while large and coarse (very, extremely, ultra) droplets are in!! &nbsp;Throw your old flat fan or hollow cone tips in the trash.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> United Soybean Board SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo offers education, innovation and connections http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/sc-agribiz-farm-expo-offers-education-innovation-and-connections <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers from across the Carolinas will gather in Florence, S.C. Jan. 14 – 15 for the SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo which was established as an umbrella event for all aspects of agriculture and agribusiness, according to Jody Martin, the expo’s president and CEO.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/sc-agribiz-farm-expo-offers-education-innovation-and-connections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/sc-agribiz-farm-expo-offers-education-innovation-and-connections#comments Equipment Management Tradeshows Wed, 07 Jan 2015 15:46:00 +0000 111201 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>The&nbsp; Sc AgriBiz and Farm Expo, set for Jan. 14-15 at the Florence Civic Center in Florence, S.C., will feature more than 130 key agricultural exhibitors.</p> Strawberry growers get disease-fighting smartphone app http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/strawberry-growers-get-disease-fighting-smartphone-app <div class="field-byline"> Clemson University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">MyIPM is the first smartphone app that provides critical disease information for strawberry growers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/strawberry-growers-get-disease-fighting-smartphone-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/strawberry-growers-get-disease-fighting-smartphone-app#comments Equipment Management Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Vegetables Conditions and Diseases Fruits Vegetables Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:22:00 +0000 111401 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Strawberries are a major U.S. fruit crop, generating more than $1 billion per year.</p> GMOs, other technology a must for meeting food security challenges http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gmos-other-technology-must-meeting-food-security-challenges <div class="node-body article-body">Panelists discussing global food security challenges at the North Carolina Agriculture and Biotechnology Summit at North Carolina State University in Raleigh Nov. 18 all agreed that modern technology such as genetically modified organisms is a must for feeding a growing world population</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gmos-other-technology-must-meeting-food-security-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gmos-other-technology-must-meeting-food-security-challenges#comments Equipment Government Management Markets Peanuts Soybeans Management Tue, 06 Jan 2015 15:27:00 +0000 111191 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Panelists discussing the need for modern technology to meet growing food security challenges during the North Carolina Agriculture &amp; Biotechnology Summit held at North Carolina State University in Raleigh Nov. 18 were from left Steve Shafer,&nbsp; Cecilia Chi-Ham,&nbsp; Michiel van Lookeren Campagne and Ron Stotish.</p> North Carolina State University Snapshot 2015: Cattle up, row-crop cash flow tight http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/snapshot-2015-cattle-row-crop-cash-flow-tight <div class="field-byline"> University of Georgia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“It’s not as rosy a forecast for row crops as we’ve had in years past. This year is more of a getting-by year in terms of cash flow. The outlook isn’t as bright for row crops,” says economist. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/snapshot-2015-cattle-row-crop-cash-flow-tight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/snapshot-2015-cattle-row-crop-cash-flow-tight#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Livestock Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Books Crop Management Wed, 31 Dec 2014 17:03:00 +0000 111321 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Regulations struggle to keep up with UAVs http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/regulations-struggle-keep-uavs <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s becoming clearer as time goes on that the adoption of UAVs at the farm level won’t happen nearly as quickly as GPS guidance and other technologies that fall under the heading of “precision agriculture.” </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/regulations-struggle-keep-uavs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/regulations-struggle-keep-uavs#comments Equipment Government Management Miscellaneous Blog Farm Press Blog Sat, 27 Dec 2014 19:18:00 +0000 110931 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Georgia collecting ag irrigation water-use data http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/georgia-collecting-ag-irrigation-water-use-data <div class="node-body article-body">During the month of December Georgia Soil & Water Conservation Commission staff, assisted by Georgia Forestry Commission, will be collecting water use data from meters installed on agricultural irrigation systems. Since 2003, more than 13,000 water meters have been installed to monitor agricultural water usage in Georgia. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/georgia-collecting-ag-irrigation-water-use-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/georgia-collecting-ag-irrigation-water-use-data#comments Equipment Management Miscellaneous Irrigation Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:53:00 +0000 111141 at http://southeastfarmpress.com