Orchard Crops http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6071/more en Fruit, vegetable industry not impressed with immigration executive order http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/fruit-vegetable-industry-not-impressed-immigration-executive-order <div class="node-body article-body">President Obama's executive action to protect up to 5 million immigrants living in the U.S. illegally from deportation doesn’t address the issue of an agricultural workforce. Growers still need a solution to help them gain access to a stable and secure workforce.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/fruit-vegetable-industry-not-impressed-immigration-executive-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/fruit-vegetable-industry-not-impressed-immigration-executive-order#comments Government Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Vegetables National Vegetables Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:07:00 +0000 110591 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Georgia’s 2014 pecans: smaller nuts, bigger price, growing market http://southeastfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/georgia-s-2014-pecans-smaller-nuts-bigger-price-growing-market <div class="node-body article-body">Georgia’s pecan crop this year looks to bring 70 million pounds to market. As harvest rolls on, small nut size has been a problem due to tough summer weather, but the weather did help the crop, too. </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/orchard-crops/georgia-s-2014-pecans-smaller-nuts-bigger-price-growing-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/georgia-s-2014-pecans-smaller-nuts-bigger-price-growing-market#comments Markets Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Pecans Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:18:00 +0000 110561 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>GEORGIA&rsquo;S PECAN CROP size has been about the same over the last three years, running 85 million to 90 million pounds, but this year the crop looks to come in a bit lower and closer to 70 million pounds.</p> SE Regional Fruit and Vegetable Conference Jan. 8-11 in Savannah http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/se-regional-fruit-and-vegetable-conference-jan-8-11-savannah <div class="field-byline"> Samantha Kilgore, GFVGA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The SE Regional Fruit and Vegetable Conference is January 8-11, 2015 and will be at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. The event features three days of educational workshops and seminars, a two-day trade show and many networking opportunities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/se-regional-fruit-and-vegetable-conference-jan-8-11-savannah" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/se-regional-fruit-and-vegetable-conference-jan-8-11-savannah#comments Orchard Crops Vegetables Fruits Vegetables Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:48:00 +0000 110431 at http://southeastfarmpress.com What you need to know about new whole-farm revenue insurance http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/what-you-need-know-about-new-whole-farm-revenue-insurance <div class="node-body article-body">Whole-Farm Revenue Protection is a new policy called for in the 2014 Farm Bill and developed by the Risk Management Agency that will allow farmers to insure all of their crops, livestock, and nursery and greenhouse crops for a revenue loss with a single policy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/what-you-need-know-about-new-whole-farm-revenue-insurance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/what-you-need-know-about-new-whole-farm-revenue-insurance#comments Livestock Management Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Vegetables Crop Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:45:00 +0000 110381 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>PLASTIC MULCH beds ready for fall-planted vegetables in south Georgia.</p> Crop share lease: 5 important principles to follow http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/crop-share-lease-5-important-principles-follow <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The most effective crop share lease will be structured to reward both parties in proportion to the value of contributions provided. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/crop-share-lease-5-important-principles-follow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/crop-share-lease-5-important-principles-follow#comments Cotton Grains Management Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Buying/Purchasing Finance Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:25:00 +0000 110371 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>IN A CROP SHARE LEASE both parties should share in total returns in the same proportion as they contribute resources.</p> Ag data: its value, who owns it and where’s it going? http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ag-data-its-value-who-owns-it-and-where-s-it-going <div class="node-body article-body">Terry Griffin asked the audience if anyone knew what was at the bottom of any privacy/disclosure statement, the ones you must sign to download software or to use most any digital service. No one raised a hand. “Neither do I. I never read that far either,” he said.</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/cotton/ag-data-its-value-who-owns-it-and-where-s-it-going" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/ag-data-its-value-who-owns-it-and-where-s-it-going#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Precision Farming Buying/Purchasing Fri, 14 Nov 2014 16:14:00 +0000 110351 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>A FARMER&#39;S DATA can be used to make better-informed management decisions. His data combined with other farm data can be crunched, tweezed or bludgeoned into showing trends, predict market futures or the adoption of new crop technology just to name a few potential uses for the data &ndash; all valuable uses.</p> Not surprised Southeast ranked “Best Places to Farm” http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/not-surprised-southeast-ranked-best-places-farm <div class="node-body blog-body">If you can eat it, drink it, wear it or smoke it, we can produce it in the South.</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/not-surprised-southeast-ranked-best-places-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/not-surprised-southeast-ranked-best-places-farm#comments Cotton Government Grains Livestock Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Management Farm Press Blog Thu, 06 Nov 2014 19:09:00 +0000 110221 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Golden Peanut Company changes name, expands pecan interests http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/golden-peanut-company-changes-name-expands-pecan-interests <div class="node-body article-body">Golden Peanut is changing its name to Golden Peanut and Tree Nuts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/golden-peanut-company-changes-name-expands-pecan-interests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/golden-peanut-company-changes-name-expands-pecan-interests#comments Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Peanut Pecans Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:35:00 +0000 110151 at http://southeastfarmpress.com 4 methods to fair land lease agreements in 2015 http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/4-methods-fair-land-lease-agreements-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cash lease has been popular for many years. The primary attraction of this method to landowners is the minimal responsibility. This type of lease also provides tenants maximum operating freedom. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/4-methods-fair-land-lease-agreements-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/4-methods-fair-land-lease-agreements-2015#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Management Markets Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Buying/Purchasing Inputs Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:00:00 +0000 110141 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>LEASE agreements should be designed to achieve efficiency and provide for an equitable distribution of income and expenses.</p> Improved fruit crops for growers is goal of five-year, $10 million project http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/improved-fruit-crops-growers-goal-five-year-10-million-project <div class="field-byline"> Kimberly Moore Wilmoth, University of Florida </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The United State Department of Agriculture awarded a team of scientists from 14 universities a $10-million, five-year grant to improve half a dozen fruit crops.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/improved-fruit-crops-growers-goal-five-year-10-million-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/vegetables/improved-fruit-crops-growers-goal-five-year-10-million-project#comments Government Orchard Crops Vegetables Vegetables Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:59:00 +0000 109991 at http://southeastfarmpress.com