Soybeans http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en How El Niño typically affects Southeastern agriculture http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/how-el-ni-o-typically-affects-southeastern-agriculture <div class="field-byline"> Pam Knox, University of Georgia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The rainy conditions we’ve been having (in April) can be attributed in part to the El Niño, which is currently underway in the Eastern Pacific Ocean and is expected to continue for the next few months. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/how-el-ni-o-typically-affects-southeastern-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/how-el-ni-o-typically-affects-southeastern-agriculture#comments Grains Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Vegetables El Nino Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:58:00 +0000 113521 at http://southeastfarmpress.com 6 questions to keep in mind for managing weeds at soybean planting http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/6-questions-keep-mind-managing-weeds-soybean-planting <div class="field-byline"> United Soybean Board </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The time before planting season is critical for weed control. Farmers should implement a diversified weed management plan that includes the integration of many different practices. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/6-questions-keep-mind-managing-weeds-soybean-planting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/6-questions-keep-mind-managing-weeds-soybean-planting#comments Soybeans Herbicides Soybean Tue, 14 Apr 2015 14:41:00 +0000 113431 at http://southeastfarmpress.com United Soybean Board Custom planting: How much to pay and how much to charge http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/custom-planting-how-much-pay-and-how-much-charge <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Planting is of course a critical component of a farm’s operation. Getting the crop off to a good to excellent start is necessary for maximum economic yields. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/custom-planting-how-much-pay-and-how-much-charge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/custom-planting-how-much-pay-and-how-much-charge#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Precision Farming Corn Soybean Fri, 10 Apr 2015 15:56:00 +0000 113381 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Weather conditions and other factors influence production, but if the crop doesn&rsquo;t get a good start then producers will have to try to catch up. That is usually difficult to do.</p> Timeliness critical for achieving top soybean yields http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/timeliness-critical-achieving-top-soybean-yields <div class="node-body article-body">North Carolina soybean farmers have yet to officially achieve yields of 100 bushels per acre. Jim Dunphy, the state’s Extension soybean specialist at North Carolina State University, is optimistic the state will soon reach that magic number.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/timeliness-critical-achieving-top-soybean-yields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/timeliness-critical-achieving-top-soybean-yields#comments Management Soybeans Soybean Tue, 07 Apr 2015 20:30:00 +0000 113141 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Soybean Board Boeremas use 'systematic' approach to achieve top soybean yields http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/boeremas-use-systematic-approach-achieve-top-soybean-yields <div class="node-body article-body">For the Boerema family of Hyde County, N.C., finding ways to achieve top yields in soybean production is job one.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/boeremas-use-systematic-approach-achieve-top-soybean-yields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/boeremas-use-systematic-approach-achieve-top-soybean-yields#comments Management Soybeans Soybean Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:57:00 +0000 113131 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">Hyde County, N.C. farmer Isaac&nbsp;</span>Boerema<span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;inspects his wheat crop on March 18. For soybeans, the&nbsp;</span>Boerema<span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;family believes planting early, in late April, is a key to achieving top yields.</span></p> Alabama vs. Georgia on crop irrigation history, potential http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/alabama-vs-georgia-crop-irrigation-history-potential <div class="node-body article-body">“There has been rapid expansion in Georgia, and we’re starting to see that in Alabama too. Alabama has lagged behind some other states in irrigated acres partly because it’s more difficult to reach water sources in the state."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/alabama-vs-georgia-crop-irrigation-history-potential" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/alabama-vs-georgia-crop-irrigation-history-potential#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Center Pivot Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:43:00 +0000 112831 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Make sure you're following the rules before planting seed http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/make-sure-youre-following-rules-planting-seed <div class="node-body blog-body">So if you’re insure at all about the status of the variety you’re planting this spring, take a few minutes to contact the owner of the variety or your state crop improvement association for clarification. </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/make-sure-youre-following-rules-planting-seed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/make-sure-youre-following-rules-planting-seed#comments Cotton Grains Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Roundup Ready Farm Press Blog Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:12:00 +0000 112901 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Cancer claim against glyphosate stirs unnecessary fear of food supply http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/cancer-claim-against-glyphosate-stirs-unnecessary-fear-food-supply <div class="node-body blog-body">An international group with ties to the World Health Organization recently said glyphosate might be a cancer-causing carcinogen. The incident is another needless stumbling block placed in the consumers’ path to honestly understand the modern food supply and unnecessarily erodes their confidence in it.</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/cancer-claim-against-glyphosate-stirs-unnecessary-fear-food-supply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/cancer-claim-against-glyphosate-stirs-unnecessary-fear-food-supply#comments Cotton Government Grains Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Farm Press Blog Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:55:00 +0000 113121 at http://southeastfarmpress.com USDA wants to change ‘actively engaged’ in farm operation rule http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/usda-wants-change-actively-engaged-farm-operation-rule <div class="field-byline"> USDA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">USDA proposes rule to limit farm payments to individuals who may be designated as farm managers but are not actively engaged in farm management. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/usda-wants-change-actively-engaged-farm-operation-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/usda-wants-change-actively-engaged-farm-operation-rule#comments Cotton Government Management Peanuts Soybeans Regulations Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:39:00 +0000 113101 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>UNDER THE proposed rule, non-family joint ventures and general partnerships must document that their managers are making significant contributions to the farming operation, defined as 500 hours of substantial management work per year or 25 percent of the critical management time necessary for the success of the farming operation.</p> Veteran soybean breeder has died http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/veteran-soybean-breeder-has-died <div class="node-body article-body">Dr. John Dudley Hicks, Jr., Greenville, Miss., soybean researcher whose work with Pioneer Hi-Bred International for 25 years led to the development of many commercial varieties widely planted across the South, has died. He was 79.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/veteran-soybean-breeder-has-died" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/veteran-soybean-breeder-has-died#comments Miscellaneous Soybeans Soybean Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:50:00 +0000 113081 at http://southeastfarmpress.com