Soybeans http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en Kentucky water management group tackles agricultural drought http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/kentucky-water-management-group-tackles-agricultural-drought <div class="field-byline"> Kentucky Farm Bureau </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Only a small percentage of Kentucky’s cropland is irrigated, and less than 10 percent of Kentucky’s public water supply is utilized for agricultural purposes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/kentucky-water-management-group-tackles-agricultural-drought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/kentucky-water-management-group-tackles-agricultural-drought#comments Grains Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Irrigation Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:58:00 +0000 111831 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Tennessee farmers saw high yields in 2014, but what about profits? http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/tennessee-farmers-saw-high-yields-2014-what-about-profits <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tight returns from 2014 puts the 2015 crop in the crosshairs as a crop year that cannot have any miscues and one where build up capital reserves may need to be tapped to make it through the year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/tennessee-farmers-saw-high-yields-2014-what-about-profits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/tennessee-farmers-saw-high-yields-2014-what-about-profits#comments Cotton Grains Management Markets Miscellaneous Soybeans Tobacco Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:36:00 +0000 111781 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>THOUGH TENNESSEE FARMERS saw outstanding yields -- particularly with grain crops -- in 2014, returns on their investments were tight, and 2015 will likely be even tighter.</p> North Carolina farmer is regional winner of ASA Conservation Legacy Award http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/north-carolina-farmer-regional-winner-asa-conservation-legacy-award <div class="field-byline"> American Soybean Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thomas Family Farms Inc. is a traditional, diverse North Carolina operation incorporating corn, soybeans and wheat, tobacco and swine production. There are now three generations working together at Thomas Family Farms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/north-carolina-farmer-regional-winner-asa-conservation-legacy-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/north-carolina-farmer-regional-winner-asa-conservation-legacy-award#comments Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Soybean Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:30:00 +0000 111751 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>The Conservation Legacy Awards Program is a national program designed to recognize the outstanding environmental and conservation achievement of U.S. soybean farmers.</p> Southeast Soybeans: Maximizing Yields and Growing Potential http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/southeast-soybeans-maximizing-yields-and-growing-potential <div class="node-body blog-body">“Southeast Soybeans: Maximizing Yields and Growing Potential,” a series of articles by Southeast Farm Press staff writers, will investigate the practices (or even mindset) needed to produce maximum economic yields 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/southeast-soybeans-maximizing-yields-and-growing-potential" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/southeast-soybeans-maximizing-yields-and-growing-potential#comments Soybeans Soybean Farm Press Blog Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:39:00 +0000 111671 at http://southeastfarmpress.com 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> East Tennessee Grain and Soybean Conference Jan. 22 in Knoxville http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/east-tennessee-grain-and-soybean-conference-jan-22-knoxville <div class="node-body article-body">The East Tennessee Grain and Soybean Conference, sponsored by the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture, will focus on improving production in East Tennessee. Topics for the program will include managing your crops from the ground up -- disease, insect and weed control.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/east-tennessee-grain-and-soybean-conference-jan-22-knoxville" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/east-tennessee-grain-and-soybean-conference-jan-22-knoxville#comments Grains Soybeans Grains Soybean Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:05:00 +0000 111591 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>The East Tennessee Grain and Soybean Conference, sponsored by the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture, will focus on improving production in East Tennessee.</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> Did 2014 crop season leave bills unpaid? http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/did-2014-crop-season-leave-bills-unpaid <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As farmers plan their production program for 2015, they will need to look closely at costs. To date, about the only expense item that we can pencil in lower is fuel related. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/did-2014-crop-season-leave-bills-unpaid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/did-2014-crop-season-leave-bills-unpaid#comments Cotton Grains Livestock Management Markets Soybeans Grains Inputs Management Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:59:00 +0000 111481 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>FARMERS will need to question and justify the expenses put out on this upcoming crop. Many cannot afford another big yield year where expenses and all costs exceed revenues.</p> Photo by National Corn Growers Association Southeast 2014 crop production numbers released http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/southeast-2014-crop-production-numbers-released <div class="node-body article-body">Southeast row crop production was a mixed bag in 2014. Some record average yields were hit in some states, while total 2014 production dropped for some crops in some states.</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/management/southeast-2014-crop-production-numbers-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/southeast-2014-crop-production-numbers-released#comments Cotton Government Grains Management Markets Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Crops Marketing and Promotion Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:40:00 +0000 111471 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Photo by National Corn Growers Association Seed treatments: Six things soybean farmers should know http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/seed-treatments-six-things-soybean-farmers-should-know <div class="field-byline"> United Soybean Board </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If conditions or a field’s history do not dictate the use of a fungicide seed treatment, then it may not be the best option for you.</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/soybeans/seed-treatments-six-things-soybean-farmers-should-know" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/seed-treatments-six-things-soybean-farmers-should-know#comments Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Nematicides Seed Treatments Thu, 08 Jan 2015 14:14:00 +0000 111431 at http://southeastfarmpress.com United Soybean Board