Soybeans http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en Irrigation is next frontier in precision agriculture http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/irrigation-next-frontier-precision-agriculture <div class="node-body article-body">With many of the original precision ag technologies now approaching maturity, irrigation is the next big challenge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/irrigation-next-frontier-precision-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/irrigation-next-frontier-precision-agriculture#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Center Pivot Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:02:00 +0000 109051 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>VARIABLE RATE IRRIGATION is seen as the next big challenge in precision agriculture applications.&nbsp;</p> ARC, PLC coverage ready for farmers http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/arc-plc-coverage-ready-farmers <div class="node-body article-body">After allotting base, farmers can now choose between options offered through Agricultural Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage programs, the main risk management programs of the 2014 Farm Bill commodity farm safety net. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/arc-plc-coverage-ready-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/arc-plc-coverage-ready-farmers#comments Government Grains Management Markets Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Cereal Grains National Oil Seeds USDA Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:04:00 +0000 109391 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>FARMERS NOW can sign up for Agricultural Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage programs through their local Farm Service Agency.</p> A few more things to think about at harvest time http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/few-more-things-think-about-harvest-time <div class="node-body blog-body">Don't forget about looming USDA deadlines in the midst of harvest.</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/few-more-things-think-about-harvest-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/few-more-things-think-about-harvest-time#comments Cotton Government Grains Livestock Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Blog Farm Press Blog Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:54:00 +0000 109041 at http://southeastfarmpress.com What happened to the kudzu bug in Georgia this year? http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/what-happened-kudzu-bug-georgia-year <div class="field-byline"> Clint Thompson, University of Georgia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If the southeastern part of the United States experiences a winter without abnormally low temperatures like we had last winter, then we will likely see kudzu bug numbers return to relatively high numbers next spring, says UGA entomologist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/what-happened-kudzu-bug-georgia-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/what-happened-kudzu-bug-georgia-year#comments Management Soybeans Foliar insects Insecticides Soybean Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:58:00 +0000 109301 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>The kudzu bug, or bean plataspid, feeds on kudzu and soybeans.</p> Russ Ottens, UGA - www.bugwood.org. USDA deregulates Dow’s Enlist corn, soybean traits http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/usda-deregulates-dow-s-enlist-corn-soybean-traits <div class="node-body article-body">With the USDA action, the ball now goes to the Environmental Protection Agency for registration of Enlist Duo herbicide, the companion herbicide to the Enlist traits. Approval for Enlist Duo is expected in the near future.</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/usda-deregulates-dow-s-enlist-corn-soybean-traits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/usda-deregulates-dow-s-enlist-corn-soybean-traits#comments Government Grains Management Soybeans Corn Herbicide-tolerant crops Soybean Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:45:00 +0000 109271 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Soybeans are now stink bug magnets http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/soybeans-are-now-stink-bug-magnets <div class="field-byline"> Dominic Reisig, North Carolina Extension Entomologist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Right now we are witnessing typical end-of-season insect patterns. Multigenerational bean leaf beetle populations densities are at their highest now and soybeans with developing seed are stink bug magnets. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/soybeans-are-now-stink-bug-magnets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/soybeans-are-now-stink-bug-magnets#comments Soybeans Stink bugs Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:14:00 +0000 109151 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>North Carolina Extension Entomologist Dominic Reisig says his gut feeling is that soybeans at R6 this year are probably not worth treating for bean leaf beetles or stink bugs unless they are very far from R7.</p> (Update) 100-plus-bushel soybeans officially reached in Georgia http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/update-100-plus-bushel-soybeans-officially-reached-georgia <div class="node-body article-body">In a sponsored research trial in Brooks County, Ga., 100-plus bushels per acre of soybeans were harvested Sept. 11, the highest official soybean yield ever recorded for the state.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/update-100-plus-bushel-soybeans-officially-reached-georgia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/update-100-plus-bushel-soybeans-officially-reached-georgia#comments Management Soybeans Soybean Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:33:00 +0000 109111 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Steer clear: Overhead power lines kill http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/steer-clear-overhead-power-lines-kill <div class="field-byline"> Kyla Kruse, University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Power lines can pose a major hazard for farmers. Typically, power lines over streets and rural areas have a minimal clearance of 18 feet and 12.5 feet over residential private property.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/steer-clear-overhead-power-lines-kill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/steer-clear-overhead-power-lines-kill#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Practices and Systems Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:32:00 +0000 109101 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>IF CONTACT is made with a power line, remember, it is almost always safest to stay on the equipment.</p> United Soybean Board Divided field: Spring deluge to summer drought http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/divided-field-spring-deluge-summer-drought <div class="node-body blog-body">The infographic on the U.S. Drought Monitor shows the Southeast in vivid yellows and light-browns, meaning abnormally dry to severe drought conditions pock the region. </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/divided-field-spring-deluge-summer-drought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/divided-field-spring-deluge-summer-drought#comments Cotton Grains Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Drought Farm Press Blog Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:35:00 +0000 108921 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) Farmers go to see 100-bushel soybeans in Georgia http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-farmers-go-see-100-bushel-soybeans-georgia <div class="node-body gallery-body">The challenge was to conduct a 60-acre research trial on a south Georgia farm using a dozen different varieties on four- to five-acre plots in an effort to produce 100-bushel soybeans, or better, using an early soybean production system. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-farmers-go-see-100-bushel-soybeans-georgia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/gallery-farmers-go-see-100-bushel-soybeans-georgia#comments Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:27:00 +0000 108801 at http://southeastfarmpress.com