Soybeans http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en North Carolina wants to train future ag leaders in the state http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/north-carolina-wants-train-future-ag-leaders-state <div class="node-body article-body">The North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission Agricultural Leadership Development Program is two-year program designed to develop the leadership skills of up to 30 young agriculturists who exhibit leadership potential. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/north-carolina-wants-train-future-ag-leaders-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/north-carolina-wants-train-future-ag-leaders-state#comments Cotton Grains Livestock Management Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Management Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:09:00 +0000 105131 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Alabama farmer opting for more soybeans, peanuts in 2014 http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/alabama-farmer-opting-more-soybeans-peanuts-2014 <div class="field-byline"> Alabama Farmers Federation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alabama farmer Ron Brumley is following a national trend of planting more soybeans and fewer acres of corn in 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/alabama-farmer-opting-more-soybeans-peanuts-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/alabama-farmer-opting-more-soybeans-peanuts-2014#comments Grains Management Markets Peanuts Soybeans Peanut Soybean Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:18:00 +0000 105121 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>ALABAMA FARMER Ron Brumley is following a national trend of planting more soybeans and fewer acres of corn. He said he anticipates planting 200 acres of corn and 300 acres of soybeans, but his plans could change if corn prices falter.</p> How much should be charged for custom planting? http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/how-much-should-be-charged-custom-planting <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, UT Extension farm management specialist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If it looks like some of your crop may not be planted during the optimum window or you get behind, consider custom planting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/how-much-should-be-charged-custom-planting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/how-much-should-be-charged-custom-planting#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:37:00 +0000 105111 at http://southeastfarmpress.com North Carolina farmer Russell Hedrick gets the max from cover crop mix http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/north-carolina-farmer-russell-hedrick-gets-max-cover-crop-mix <div class="node-body article-body">North Carolina farmer Russell Hedrick gets the max from his cover crop mix by using several different species, tailoring his approach to get the best for his soil.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/north-carolina-farmer-russell-hedrick-gets-max-cover-crop-mix" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/north-carolina-farmer-russell-hedrick-gets-max-cover-crop-mix#comments Grains Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Corn Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:51:00 +0000 104781 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>RUSSELL HEDRICK OF Hickory, N.C., found he could maximize his no-till cover crop by mixing species.</p> Feds launch new effort to stop national feral hog problem http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/feds-launch-new-effort-stop-national-feral-hog-problem <div class="node-body article-body">USDA feral swine campaign looks to eliminate feral swine from two states every three to five years and stabilize feral swine damage within 10 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/feds-launch-new-effort-stop-national-feral-hog-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/feds-launch-new-effort-stop-national-feral-hog-problem#comments Cotton Government Grains Livestock Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Swine Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:32:00 +0000 105101 at http://southeastfarmpress.com USDA Ag groups ask farmers to vow to stop resistant weeds http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/ag-groups-ask-farmers-vow-stop-resistant-weeds <div class="node-body article-body">The Take Action on Herbicide-resistance Management program tries to join U.S. ag industry to a common mission: controlling and preventing the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/ag-groups-ask-farmers-vow-stop-resistant-weeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/ag-groups-ask-farmers-vow-stop-resistant-weeds#comments Cotton Grains Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Resistant Weeds Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000 105091 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Farm bill changes some farm loan programs http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/farm-bill-changes-some-farm-loan-programs <div class="node-body article-body">The 2014 Farm Bill updates certain requirements and modifies several loan programs administered by the Farm Service Agency. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/farm-bill-changes-some-farm-loan-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/farm-bill-changes-some-farm-loan-programs#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Livestock Management Markets Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Legislation National Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:28:00 +0000 105051 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Kentucky wants state’s best to apply for 2014 “Farmer of the Year” award http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/kentucky-wants-state-s-best-apply-2014-farmer-year-award <div class="field-byline"> Kentucky Farm Bureau </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kentucky Farm Bureau opens state’s 2014 “Farmer of the Year” application process with July 1 as deadline for nominations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/kentucky-wants-state-s-best-apply-2014-farmer-year-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/kentucky-wants-state-s-best-apply-2014-farmer-year-award#comments Equipment Grains Livestock Management Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables State Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:31:00 +0000 104971 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>KENTUCKY FARM Bureau opens state&rsquo;s 2014 &ldquo;Farmer of the Year&rdquo; application process with July 1 as deadline for nominations.</p> Federal GMO labeling law sounds good to some farm groups http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/federal-gmo-labeling-law-sounds-good-some-farm-groups <div class="node-body article-body">The Safe and Accurate Food Labeling bill squarely puts the Food and Drug Administration as the nation’s authority when it comes to companies that want to label GMO food ingredients products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/federal-gmo-labeling-law-sounds-good-some-farm-groups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/federal-gmo-labeling-law-sounds-good-some-farm-groups#comments Government Grains Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Corn Crops Soybean Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:25:00 +0000 104921 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>PROPOSED FEDERAL law gives the Food and Drug Administration authority to create a national standard for GMO ingredient labeling in food products.</p> National Corn Growers Association North Carolina State and farm, commodity groups get reacquainted http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/north-carolina-state-and-farm-commodity-groups-get-reacquainted <div class="field-byline"> Terri Leith, NC State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">North Carolina State administrators and faculty members look to build stronger relationships with the college’s external stakeholders, specifically those who lead the state’s commodity groups.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/north-carolina-state-and-farm-commodity-groups-get-reacquainted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/north-carolina-state-and-farm-commodity-groups-get-reacquainted#comments Cotton Government Grains Livestock Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Tobacco Commodity groups (wheat, alfalfa, grapes, specialty crops) Commodity Organizations Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:59:00 +0000 104711 at http://southeastfarmpress.com