Cotton http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6081/more en Farmers with unpriced crops will face tight-to-negative profit margins http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/farmers-unpriced-crops-will-face-tight-negative-profit-margins <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Breakeven yields at current prices look achievable for soybeans and double crop soybeans. Some producers may be able to make the breakeven yield needed for corn and cotton but on the average they will be difficult to achieve. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/farmers-unpriced-crops-will-face-tight-negative-profit-margins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/farmers-unpriced-crops-will-face-tight-negative-profit-margins#comments Cotton Grains Management Markets Miscellaneous Soybeans Corn Cotton Finance Marketing and Promotion Soybean Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:29:00 +0000 108601 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>CORN HARVEST underway in south Georgia. Producers may see breakeven yields, but it&rsquo;ll be tough with harvest prices where they are now.</p> Cotton, peanuts focus of research at Sunbelt Ag Expo http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/cotton-peanuts-focus-research-sunbelt-ag-expo <div class="node-body article-body">“We do a lot of our cotton fertility research at the Sunbelt Ag Expo site, and this his year we’re conducting some potash and nitrogen studies."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/cotton-peanuts-focus-research-sunbelt-ag-expo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/cotton-peanuts-focus-research-sunbelt-ag-expo#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Sunbelt Ag Expo Cotton Crops Peanut Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:06:00 +0000 108071 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA Extension agronomist Glen Harris explains current cotton fertility research during the recent Sunbelt Ag Expo Field Day held in Moultrie, Ga.&nbsp;</p> Application enrollment for cotton transition payments underway http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/application-enrollment-cotton-transition-payments-underway <div class="node-body article-body">The enrollment period for growers who had cotton base in 2013 to apply for the cotton transition payments began Aug. 11 and ends Oct. 7, according to Michele Mara, North Carolina Extension agricultural and resource economics specialist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/application-enrollment-cotton-transition-payments-underway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/application-enrollment-cotton-transition-payments-underway#comments Cotton Farm Bill 2012 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:33:00 +0000 108551 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>The enrollment period for&nbsp; growers who had cotton base in 2013 to apply for the cotton transition payments began Aug. 11 and ends Oct. 7.</p> Herbicide resistant, yeah, but what about hoe resistant? http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/herbicide-resistant-yeah-what-about-hoe-resistant <div class="node-body blog-body">The best made and implemented weed management strategies fall short of perfect. Weeds, particularly Palmer amaranth, will take advantage of any glitch.</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/herbicide-resistant-yeah-what-about-hoe-resistant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/herbicide-resistant-yeah-what-about-hoe-resistant#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Cotton Resistant Weeds Farm Press Blog Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:27:00 +0000 108531 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Cotton outlook neutral to bearish on August crop report http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/cotton-outlook-neutral-bearish-august-crop-report <div class="field-byline"> Don Shurley, University of Georgia </div> <div class="node-body article-body">These first produced-based cotton numbers for 2014 cotton show abandonment of only 10 percent and a yield of 820 lbs/acre. The crop is forecast at 17.5 million bales—1 million bales higher than the July estimate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/cotton-outlook-neutral-bearish-august-crop-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/cotton-outlook-neutral-bearish-august-crop-report#comments Cotton Markets Cotton Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:58:00 +0000 108381 at http://southeastfarmpress.com UGA Cotton & Peanut Research Field Day Sept. 10 http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/uga-cotton-peanut-research-field-day-sept-10 <div class="node-body article-body">Mark your calendars for the 2014 University of Georgia Cotton & Peanut Research Field Day Sept 10 in Tifton, Ga. The field day will begin at the UGA Gibbs Farm at 8:30 a.m., and will end with lunch at the Tifton Campus Conference Center. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/uga-cotton-peanut-research-field-day-sept-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/uga-cotton-peanut-research-field-day-sept-10#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Cotton Peanut Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:14:00 +0000 108341 at http://southeastfarmpress.com (Gallery) Tarnished plant bugs unusually high in Georgia cotton this year http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-tarnished-plant-bugs-unusually-high-georgia-cotton-year <div class="field-byline"> Phillip Roberts, University of Georgia entomologist </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Recently we have received reports of immature tarnished plant bugs in some fields; this is rarely observed in Georgia cotton. Unlike cotton production areas in the Mid-South, tarnished plant bug is an uncommon and sporadic pest of Georgia cotton. Tarnished plant bug populations have been higher than normal and more insecticide applications have targeted tarnished plant bugs than usual during 2014. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-tarnished-plant-bugs-unusually-high-georgia-cotton-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-tarnished-plant-bugs-unusually-high-georgia-cotton-year#comments Cotton Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:11:00 +0000 108311 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Cotton Transition Assistance Program Enrollment underway http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-transition-assistance-program-enrollment-underway <div class="node-body article-body">Cotton farmers can enroll in the Cotton Transition Assistance Program from Aug. 11 through Oct. 7.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-transition-assistance-program-enrollment-underway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-transition-assistance-program-enrollment-underway#comments Cotton Government Markets Cotton Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:12:00 +0000 108301 at http://southeastfarmpress.com “Rough and rocky" start for Sunbelt Expo farm, south Georgia farmers http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/rough-and-rocky-start-sunbelt-expo-farm-south-georgia-farmers <div class="node-body article-body">"Growing conditions are perfect right now. We’ve got the heat that we need to fill out the corn and the cotton, and cotton is blooming. We’ve got cotton in the first and second week of bloom." </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/rough-and-rocky-start-sunbelt-expo-farm-south-georgia-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/sunbelt-ag-expo/rough-and-rocky-start-sunbelt-expo-farm-south-georgia-farmers#comments Cotton Peanuts Soybeans Sunbelt Ag Expo Sunbelt Expo Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:46:00 +0000 107641 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA Extension weed scientist Stanley Culpepper discusses new weed technologies during the recent Sunbelt Ag Expo Field Day held in Moultrie, Ga.&nbsp;</p> Preliminary Base Acreage and Payment Yields Decision Calculator available http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/preliminary-base-acreage-and-payment-yields-decision-calculator-available <div class="field-byline"> Georgia Peanut Commission </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At the Southern Peanut Growers Conference in Panama City, Florida, the National Center for Peanut Competitiveness officially launched the "Preliminary Base Acreage and Payment Yields Decision Calculator." </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/preliminary-base-acreage-and-payment-yields-decision-calculator-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/peanuts/preliminary-base-acreage-and-payment-yields-decision-calculator-available#comments Cotton Government Grains Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Management National Peanut Wed, 06 Aug 2014 14:17:00 +0000 108241 at http://southeastfarmpress.com