Livestock http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6061/more en Do you know these 9 things about nitrate toxicity during drought? http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/do-you-know-these-9-things-about-nitrate-toxicity-during-drought <div class="field-byline"> Alabama Cooperative Extension System </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Nitrate poisoning in cattle is a growing threat across southeastern states battling drought. </div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/do-you-know-these-9-things-about-nitrate-toxicity-during-drought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/do-you-know-these-9-things-about-nitrate-toxicity-during-drought#comments Livestock Cattle Pasture Wed, 20 Jul 2016 17:37:00 +0000 121141 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Close call: Heifers escape to busy Independence Day highway http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/close-call-heifers-escape-busy-independence-day-highway <div class="node-body blog-body">Chris and I loaded up again and sped toward the highway to find the two heifers grazing calmly on the right of way as vacationers and 18-wheelers flew past.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/close-call-heifers-escape-busy-independence-day-highway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/close-call-heifers-escape-busy-independence-day-highway#comments Cotton Equipment Livestock Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Beef Farm Press Blog Tue, 19 Jul 2016 14:30:00 +0000 121121 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Cattlemen facing tough drought-related decisions http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/cattlemen-facing-tough-drought-related-decisions <div class="field-byline"> Justin Miller, Alabama Cooperative Extension System </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Drought forces cattle producers to make tough decisions. Without an adequate supply of feed and water and cost effective ways of supplying the herd, producers will need to reduce cattle numbers.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/cattlemen-facing-tough-drought-related-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/cattlemen-facing-tough-drought-related-decisions#comments Livestock Beef Beef Thu, 07 Jul 2016 13:48:00 +0000 120931 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Antics at the summer bachelor pad known as the ‘Bull Pasture’ http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/antics-summer-bachelor-pad-known-bull-pasture <div class="node-body blog-body">The Bull Pasture has its own special arrangements for the beloved boys of summer. Custom made for their hooting pleasure.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/antics-summer-bachelor-pad-known-bull-pasture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/antics-summer-bachelor-pad-known-bull-pasture#comments Livestock Cattle Farm Press Blog Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:40:00 +0000 120751 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Armyworm outbreak: Cattlemen and forage producers warned http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/armyworm-outbreak-cattlemen-and-forage-producers-warned <div class="field-byline"> Maggie Lawrence, Alabama Cooperative Extension System </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Armyworm caterpillars are detrimental to cattlemen and forage producers. The damage can seem to appear overnight. </div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/armyworm-outbreak-cattlemen-and-forage-producers-warned" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/armyworm-outbreak-cattlemen-and-forage-producers-warned#comments Livestock Livestock Pasture Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:07:00 +0000 120731 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Control for fall <span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="armyworms">armyworms</span> is best done before they have molted into the last and largest size.</p> University of Georgia Daddy is still with us, though in a different way now http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/daddy-still-us-though-different-way-now <div class="node-body blog-body">There’s something about a sunset on a warm spring evening in Alabama that blurs the line between heaven and earth.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/daddy-still-us-though-different-way-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/daddy-still-us-though-different-way-now#comments Livestock Beef Farm Press Blog Wed, 15 Jun 2016 15:01:00 +0000 120521 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Beef Basics iBook: Alabama cattle producers’ newest tool http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/beef-basics-ibook-alabama-cattle-producers-newest-tool <div class="field-byline"> Maggie Lawrence, Alabama Cooperative Extension Service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cattle are big business in Alabama with a value of $2.5 billion. The Alabama Cooperative Extension System’s new iBook, “Beef Basics,” will help the state's cattle producers boost their bottom line. </div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/beef-basics-ibook-alabama-cattle-producers-newest-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/beef-basics-ibook-alabama-cattle-producers-newest-tool#comments Livestock Beef Tue, 14 Jun 2016 16:03:00 +0000 120511 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Winter peas could be grain, forage and a cover crop in North Carolina http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/winter-peas-could-be-grain-forage-and-cover-crop-north-carolina <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers at North Carolina State University are looking to winter peas as a possible feed grain crop for North Carolina livestock production.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/winter-peas-could-be-grain-forage-and-cover-crop-north-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/winter-peas-could-be-grain-forage-and-cover-crop-north-carolina#comments Cotton Grains Livestock Soybeans Grains Tue, 31 May 2016 18:43:00 +0000 120001 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">North Carolina State University graduate student Rachel Atwell stands in front of a winter pea test plot at the Piedmont Research Station in Salisbury. N.C State is looking at winter pea as a grain, forage and cover crop in North Carolina.</span></p> Q&A: Georgia’s new ag dean talks about listening and leaving NC State http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/qa-georgia-s-new-ag-dean-talks-about-listening-and-leaving-nc-state <div class="node-body article-body">Sam Pardue, new dean for the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, talks about why he left NC State.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/qa-georgia-s-new-ag-dean-talks-about-listening-and-leaving-nc-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/qa-georgia-s-new-ag-dean-talks-about-listening-and-leaving-nc-state#comments Cotton Government Grains Livestock Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Vegetables Groups & Organizations Cotton Marketing and Promotion Mon, 30 May 2016 14:06:00 +0000 120311 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Sam Pardue, right, the new dean of the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, visits Leger and Son Farms, owned by Buddy, at left, and Greg Leger April 14.</p> Cuba advocacy group, Georgia ag leaders join to end US embargo http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cuba-advocacy-group-georgia-ag-leaders-join-end-us-embargo <div class="node-body article-body">Engage Cuba, an advocacy group, and Georgia ag leaders are tired of losing trade and business opportunities to foreign competitors as Cuban markets open up and grow.</div> <p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cuba-advocacy-group-georgia-ag-leaders-join-end-us-embargo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cuba-advocacy-group-georgia-ag-leaders-join-end-us-embargo#comments Cotton Government Livestock Markets Orchard Crops Soybeans Vegetables Import and Export Legislation Wed, 25 May 2016 20:10:00 +0000 120341 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Ship leaves the Port of Savannah.</p>