Soybeans http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en Soybean market fickle as harvest rolls on, usage expands globally http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/soybean-market-fickle-harvest-rolls-usage-expands-globally <div class="node-body article-body">“For the 2014-15 marketing year, the stocks-to-use ratio is headed to 13.26 percent, compared to the last three years of 3.85, 4.54 and 5.36 percent, so we’re building substantial stocks."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/soybean-market-fickle-harvest-rolls-usage-expands-globally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/soybean-market-fickle-harvest-rolls-usage-expands-globally#comments Management Markets Soybeans Soybean Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:25:00 +0000 109821 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>EXPANDING USE OFFERS a ray of hope for a sluggish U.S. soybean market, says Aaron Smith, University of Tennessee Extension economist.</p> United Soybean Board Alabama’s Annie Dee stays on United Soybean Board http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/alabama-s-annie-dee-stays-united-soybean-board <div class="field-byline"> Alabama Farmers Federation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Aliceville, Ala., farmer Annie Dee was re-appointed to the United Soybean Board by U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack earlier this month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/alabama-s-annie-dee-stays-united-soybean-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/alabama-s-annie-dee-stays-united-soybean-board#comments Soybeans Soybean United Soybean Board Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:59:00 +0000 109941 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Dispelling common myths about the "superweed" http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/dispelling-common-myths-about-superweed <div class="node-body blog-body">Originally, I suppose it was a fairly good substitution for glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth pigweed. It certainly takes less time to write “superweed,” and it sounds sexier than the aforementioned technically accurate term. </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/dispelling-common-myths-about-superweed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/dispelling-common-myths-about-superweed#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Weeds Farm Press Blog Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:17:00 +0000 109811 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> 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 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 Georgia’s Philip Grimes is the 2014 Southeastern Farmer of the Year http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-s-philip-grimes-2014-southeastern-farmer-year <div class="node-body article-body">Georgia farmer Philip Grimes is the 2014 Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year. Known for his aggressive weed management, high yields and conservation practices, Grimes beat out nine other Southeastern state winners.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-s-philip-grimes-2014-southeastern-farmer-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-s-philip-grimes-2014-southeastern-farmer-year#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Livestock Management Peanuts Soybeans Sunbelt Ag Expo Vegetables Peanut Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:36:00 +0000 109711 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>GEORGIA FARMER Philip Grimes and his wife, Jane, accept the 2014 Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year award in Moultrie, Ga., Oct. 14.</p> Fungicide-resistant diseases spreading in U.S. soybean fields http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/fungicide-resistant-diseases-spreading-us-soybean-fields <div class="field-byline"> United Soybean Board </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As soybean prices have increased, so has the use of fungicides to increase yields and manage fungal diseases, such as anthracnose, Septoria brown spot, Cercospora leaf blight, frogeye leaf spot, pod and stem blight and soybean rust.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/fungicide-resistant-diseases-spreading-us-soybean-fields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/fungicide-resistant-diseases-spreading-us-soybean-fields#comments Management Soybeans Fungicides Soybean Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:36:00 +0000 109691 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>FUNGICIDE RESISTANCE is a growing concern for the U.S. soybean industry.</p> Bo Stone relies on diversity, risk management on his North Carolina farm http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/bo-stone-relies-diversity-risk-management-his-north-carolina-farm <div class="node-body article-body">The first full day of autumn brought rainy weather to P&S Farms in Rowland, N.C., but that didn’t slow down activity. Bo Stone and his father Tommy Stone had wrapped up corn harvest the day before and the grain was in the bin being dried.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/bo-stone-relies-diversity-risk-management-his-north-carolina-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/bo-stone-relies-diversity-risk-management-his-north-carolina-farm#comments Grains Management Soybeans Grains Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:01:00 +0000 109531 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>FARMER BO STONE checks the temperature setting on his grain dryer on the first day of autumn on his Rowland, N.C. farm. All of the corn was in the bin after a successful harvest that ended late in the day Sept. 22. Stone said his dry land yields were better than anticipated and he was generally pleased with yields on his irrigated land.</p> How do profits look with wheat and double-crop soybeans in 2015? http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/how-do-profits-look-wheat-and-double-crop-soybeans-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It looks like a race to the end of harvest to determine whether increased yields can offset the drop in prices and all costs can be covered for the 2014 crop year. If concern about how 2014 will end is not enough, planning for 2015 has already started among those producers considering wheat for 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/how-do-profits-look-wheat-and-double-crop-soybeans-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/how-do-profits-look-wheat-and-double-crop-soybeans-2015#comments Grains Management Markets Soybeans Soybean Wheat Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:28:00 +0000 109661 at http://southeastfarmpress.com