Soybeans http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en 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 Farm bill sign-up dates not to forget http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-sign-dates-not-forget <div class="node-body article-body">As harvest grabs time and attention this fall, farmers need to remember some important dates in regard to the new farm bill as windows of time will soon open to sign up for key new programs such as Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage, along with opportunity to update yield and base histories. </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/government/farm-bill-sign-dates-not-forget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-sign-dates-not-forget#comments Cotton Government Grains Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Legislation Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:43:00 +0000 109641 at http://southeastfarmpress.com National Corn Growers Association Kentucky double-cropping unattractive in 2015 http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/kentucky-double-cropping-unattractive-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Greg Halich, University of Kentucky </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kentucky grain farmers have just started harvesting corn and are getting to the point where they will decide how much wheat they will plant this fall. In Kentucky, wheat is almost always planted in the fall following the harvest on corn ground, and then double-cropped with soybeans in early summer after the wheat harvest.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/kentucky-double-cropping-unattractive-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/kentucky-double-cropping-unattractive-2015#comments Grains Management Markets Soybeans Crops Wheat Wed, 08 Oct 2014 02:03:00 +0000 109631 at http://southeastfarmpress.com University of Kentucky Grain farmers looking for alternative storage amid record crop, down prices http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/grain-farmers-looking-alternative-storage-amid-record-crop-down-prices <div class="node-body article-body">With prices for both corn and soybeans much lower than in the past several years, many producers are looking for at least short-term storage options. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/grain-farmers-looking-alternative-storage-amid-record-crop-down-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/grain-farmers-looking-alternative-storage-amid-record-crop-down-prices#comments Equipment Grains Management Soybeans Corn Soybean Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:39:00 +0000 109621 at http://southeastfarmpress.com National Corn Growers Association