Livestock http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6061/more en What to do as fall armyworms move into Deep South hayfields http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/what-do-fall-armyworms-move-deep-south-hayfields <div class="field-byline"> Doug Mayo, University of Florida Extension – Jackson County </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you have not scouted your fertilized Bermudagrass fields lately, it would be a good idea to make that a regular routine for the remainder of the season in the South.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/what-do-fall-armyworms-move-deep-south-hayfields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/what-do-fall-armyworms-move-deep-south-hayfields#comments Livestock Management Cattle Pasture Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:38:00 +0000 107771 at http://southeastfarmpress.com University of Georgia Extension Hot cattle market brings tough decisions http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/hot-cattle-market-brings-tough-decisions <div class="field-byline"> Curt Lacy, University of Georgia livestock economist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Should you sell calves at weaning? What is the most economical alternative for replacement females?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/hot-cattle-market-brings-tough-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/hot-cattle-market-brings-tough-decisions#comments Livestock Markets Marketing and Promotion Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:16:00 +0000 107691 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Learn the ABCs of MRLs with new online course http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/learn-abcs-mrls-new-online-course <div class="node-body article-body">The pesticide registration process – FIFRA – establishes acceptable pesticide residue levels for products approved in the U.S. Meanwhile, foreign governments are increasing oversight and testing of imported food for pesticide residues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/learn-abcs-mrls-new-online-course" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/learn-abcs-mrls-new-online-course#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Livestock Management Markets Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Pesticides Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:26:00 +0000 107601 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Photos) The 2014 Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmers of the Year http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/photos-2014-swisher-sweetssunbelt-expo-southeastern-farmers-year <div class="node-body gallery-body">Combined, the state winners of the 2014 Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year program have 350 years of farming experience, with scores of farming generations before them to boot. From one of the largest growers in the state to a Vietnam veteran, from a meticulous weed warrior to even a ‘city’ boy, their backgrounds and farming operations vary across the board.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/photos-2014-swisher-sweetssunbelt-expo-southeastern-farmers-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/photos-2014-swisher-sweetssunbelt-expo-southeastern-farmers-year#comments Cotton Equipment Government Livestock Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Sunbelt Ag Expo Tobacco Vegetables Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:17:00 +0000 107571 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Bermudagrass stem maggots on the move across Florida pastures http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/bermudagrass-stem-maggots-move-across-florida-pastures <div class="field-byline"> Liza Garcia-Jimenez, University of Florida </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The first high populations of Bermudagrass stem maggot are now occurring in Central Florida and likely will be seen in North Florida any day now, if not already. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/bermudagrass-stem-maggots-move-across-florida-pastures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/bermudagrass-stem-maggots-move-across-florida-pastures#comments Livestock Miscellaneous Cattle Pasture Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:42:00 +0000 107561 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Scott Carlson/University of Georgia Retail pork prices still rising due to PED virus http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/retail-pork-prices-still-rising-due-ped-virus <div class="field-byline"> Keith Robinson, Purdue University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Retail pork prices will keep rising to record highs this summer as the number of hogs going to market over the next several months will be lower than expected because of the PED virus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/retail-pork-prices-still-rising-due-ped-virus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/retail-pork-prices-still-rising-due-ped-virus#comments Livestock Markets Miscellaneous Swine Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:29:00 +0000 107341 at http://southeastfarmpress.com USDA-ARS Lonesome oak is lasting tribute to father, friend http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/lonesome-oak-lasting-tribute-father-friend <div class="node-body blog-body">Thank you, Lonesome, for befriending three generations of Beardens. We promise you will never feel Lonesome again.</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/lonesome-oak-lasting-tribute-father-friend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/lonesome-oak-lasting-tribute-father-friend#comments Livestock Miscellaneous Blog Farm Press Blog Sat, 28 Jun 2014 19:30:00 +0000 106611 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p><span>LONESOME&nbsp;OAK HAS witnessed a family&rsquo;s history and more. </span></p> Southeast to see above-average temps this summer, some areas drier http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/southeast-see-above-average-temps-summer-some-areas-drier <div class="field-byline"> AgroClimate </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The current three-month seasonal forecast (Jul-Aug-Sep) from the NOAA Climate Prediction Center shows that in most of the Southeast there is an increased chance of above-average temperatures. There is a slightly elevated chance for drier-than-average conditions for southwestern Alabama and western Florida. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/southeast-see-above-average-temps-summer-some-areas-drier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/southeast-see-above-average-temps-summer-some-areas-drier#comments Cotton Grains Livestock Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Vegetables Precipitation Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:44:00 +0000 107121 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Survey looks to get handle on Southeast catfish numbers http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/survey-looks-get-handle-southeast-catfish-numbers <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service is looking to contact catfish producers across the Southeast to collect information for the 2014 July Catfish Production report. Producers should receive survey questionnaires in June and can respond via the Internet, mail or fax.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/survey-looks-get-handle-southeast-catfish-numbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/livestock/survey-looks-get-handle-southeast-catfish-numbers#comments Government Livestock National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:47:00 +0000 107021 at http://southeastfarmpress.com USDA-ARS Farm-state senators move to stop EPA water rule http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-state-senators-move-stop-epa-water-rule <div class="node-body article-body">The Protecting Water and Property Rights Act of 2014, introduced in the Senate, aims to stop the Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers from finalizing their March 2014 proposed rule, which farm groups say would unnecessarily expand federal authority under the Clean Water Act. </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/farm-state-senators-move-stop-epa-water-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-state-senators-move-stop-epa-water-rule#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Livestock Management Markets Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables American Farm Bureau Federation Legislation National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:51:00 +0000 106971 at http://southeastfarmpress.com