Soybeans http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en Catch up with field problems and stay ahead of a few http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/catch-field-problems-and-stay-ahead-few <div class="node-body article-body">It’s already a complicated growing season. From too wet to too quickly dry, spring weather has been as volatile this year as in any. Southeast farmers face problems with pre-emergence herbicides, establishing good crop stands and getting enough moisture to plant. Here are some tips to catch up with field problems and to avoid other snags as we go forward.</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/grains/catch-field-problems-and-stay-ahead-few" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/catch-field-problems-and-stay-ahead-few#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Corn Fungicides Herbicides Peanut Soybean Wed, 27 May 2015 14:47:00 +0000 114101 at http://southeastfarmpress.com It matters: 6 steps to avoid fungicide resistance now http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/it-matters-6-steps-avoid-fungicide-resistance-now <div class="field-byline"> Bob Kemerait, University of Georgia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Although fungicide resistance may be perceived as less urgent than other day-to-day challenges of growing a crop, this issue has become increasingly important and steps must be taken to delay the onset for as long as possible. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/it-matters-6-steps-avoid-fungicide-resistance-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/it-matters-6-steps-avoid-fungicide-resistance-now#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Cotton Fungicides Peanut Soybean Tue, 26 May 2015 15:39:00 +0000 114081 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Carbon is the currency of exchange for soil http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/carbon-currency-exchange-soil <div class="node-body article-body">When considering a cover crop, farmers need to understand the carbon cycle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/carbon-currency-exchange-soil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/carbon-currency-exchange-soil#comments Grains Management Markets Soybeans Organic Matter Wed, 20 May 2015 19:20:00 +0000 113791 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <div><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">Jay Fuhrer, a nationally known expert on soil health, says soil needs a diversity of cover crops to remain healthy.</span></div> John Michael Parimuha turns to technology to build yields, cut costs http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/john-michael-parimuha-turns-technology-build-yields-cut-costs <div class="node-body article-body">​John Michael Parimuha knows that unlocking profits will take everything he’s got this year. He turns to the latest farm and crop technology to both manage costs and build yields.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/john-michael-parimuha-turns-technology-build-yields-cut-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/john-michael-parimuha-turns-technology-build-yields-cut-costs#comments Cotton Grains Management Soybeans Crops Wed, 13 May 2015 18:57:00 +0000 113781 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">Clarendon County, S.C. farmer John Michael&nbsp;Parimuha&nbsp;is looking for ways to cut costs in ways that won&rsquo;t impact yield this year.</p> What to do for pigweed if pre-emergence herbicide not activated http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/what-do-pigweed-if-pre-emergence-herbicide-not-activated <div class="field-byline"> Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Reports of Palmer amaranth already one to two inches tall with emerging crops appears to be common. How to proceed from here on weed management depends upon the crop as well as the herbicide tolerant trait in the crop.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/what-do-pigweed-if-pre-emergence-herbicide-not-activated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/what-do-pigweed-if-pre-emergence-herbicide-not-activated#comments Cotton Grains Soybeans Soybean Weeds Tue, 12 May 2015 17:05:00 +0000 113941 at http://southeastfarmpress.com 5 steps to meet conservation requirements paperwork http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/5-steps-meet-conservation-requirements-paperwork <div class="field-byline"> USDA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To be eligible to receive many USDA benefits, farmers who haven’t already done so must submit the AD-1026 form by June 1, showing they meet requirements for highly erodible lands and wetlands. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/5-steps-meet-conservation-requirements-paperwork" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/5-steps-meet-conservation-requirements-paperwork#comments Cotton Government Livestock Management Soybeans Vegetables Plant and Animal Health Conservation Management Tue, 12 May 2015 13:17:00 +0000 113921 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Saying good-bye to good help http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/saying-good-bye-good-help <div class="node-body blog-body">A farmer earlier this year had a question: If he cut back on farming the same amount of rented land he had in previous seasons, would he have enough work to keep all his farm crew this season?</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/saying-good-bye-good-help" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/saying-good-bye-good-help#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Human Resources Farm Press Blog Fri, 01 May 2015 21:21:00 +0000 113761 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Chemical, fertilization through pivot system and rate example http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/chemical-fertilization-through-pivot-system-and-rate-example <div class="field-byline"> Andrew Sawyer, University of Georgia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One of the most daunting tasks in using a center pivot for chemigation or fertigation is calculating the injection rate of the fertilizer or chemical.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/chemical-fertilization-through-pivot-system-and-rate-example" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/chemical-fertilization-through-pivot-system-and-rate-example#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Irrigation Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:11:00 +0000 113741 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Automated irrigation investment paying off on her family farm http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/automated-irrigation-investment-paying-her-family-farm <div class="node-body article-body">"We control the water, and no one can tell us at some future date that we can’t pump it. … Irrigation will help us preserve the farm now and for future generations.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/automated-irrigation-investment-paying-her-family-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/automated-irrigation-investment-paying-her-family-farm#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Soybeans Tobacco Center Pivot Crops Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:55:00 +0000 113701 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>&ldquo;Among the lessons we have learned is that the timeliness and reliability of water application has definitely improved our yields,&quot; said Alabama farmer Annie Dees</p> USDA starts plan to reduce ag-related greenhouse gases http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/usda-starts-plan-reduce-ag-related-greenhouse-gases <div class="node-body article-body">USDA looks to reduce ag-related greenhouse emissions by 120 million metric tons of CO2 equivalent; like taking 25 million cars off the road, or the emissions produced by powering 11 million homes last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/usda-starts-plan-reduce-ag-related-greenhouse-gases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/usda-starts-plan-reduce-ag-related-greenhouse-gases#comments Cotton Equipment Government Livestock Management Soybeans Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:47:00 +0000 113671 at http://southeastfarmpress.com