Cotton http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6081/more en Gallery: UASs (or drones) fly over south Georgia field http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/gallery-uass-or-drones-fly-over-south-georgia-field <div class="node-body gallery-body">Hobbyists can fly UASs, but the FAA earlier this summer said farmers, ranchers or commercial operators can’t fly a UAS over commercial fields. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/gallery-uass-or-drones-fly-over-south-georgia-field" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/gallery-uass-or-drones-fly-over-south-georgia-field#comments Cotton Equipment Government Management Miscellaneous Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:51:00 +0000 109921 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Dispelling common myths about the "superweed" http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/dispelling-common-myths-about-superweed <div class="node-body blog-body">Originally, I suppose it was a fairly good substitution for glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth pigweed. It certainly takes less time to write “superweed,” and it sounds sexier than the aforementioned technically accurate term. </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/dispelling-common-myths-about-superweed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/dispelling-common-myths-about-superweed#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Soybeans Weeds Farm Press Blog Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:17:00 +0000 109811 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Georgia program hooks feral hog hunters up with farmers http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/georgia-program-hooks-feral-hog-hunters-farmers <div class="node-body article-body">The Hunters Helping Farmers program provides a mechanism to help farmers and hog hunters engage with a similar goal in mind: dead feral hogs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/georgia-program-hooks-feral-hog-hunters-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/georgia-program-hooks-feral-hog-hunters-farmers#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:40:00 +0000 109851 at http://southeastfarmpress.com 5 things to help your farm financially thrive in 2015 http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/5-things-help-your-farm-financially-thrive-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If crop prices do not improve, how will producers survive and thrive in 2015? For starters, we have to start now as the 2014 crop harvest is winding up.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/5-things-help-your-farm-financially-thrive-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/5-things-help-your-farm-financially-thrive-2015#comments Cotton Equipment Government Grains Management Markets Miscellaneous Orchard Crops Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Chemicals Finance Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:20:00 +0000 109841 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>Prices for 2015 do not look to improve drastically upon the 2014 harvest prices.</p> Terrell Jones creates and sells shirts made from his own cotton http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/terrell-jones-creates-and-sells-shirts-made-his-own-cotton <div class="node-body article-body">Four years ago while a student in college, Terrell Jones got serious about learning how to turn his raw cotton into a finished product he could market with his own company. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/terrell-jones-creates-and-sells-shirts-made-his-own-cotton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/terrell-jones-creates-and-sells-shirts-made-his-own-cotton#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Cotton Marketing and Promotion Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:04:00 +0000 109791 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>TERRELL JONES owns Jones American Clothing, a company the Georgia cotton farmer created four years ago to make U.S.-made shirts from the cotton he grows on his farm.</p> EPA registers Enlist Duo herbicide http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/epa-registers-enlist-duo-herbicide <div class="node-body article-body">The Enlist Weed Control System is now approved by federal regulatory authorities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/epa-registers-enlist-duo-herbicide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/epa-registers-enlist-duo-herbicide#comments Cotton Grains Management Soybeans Herbicides Wed, 15 Oct 2014 22:51:00 +0000 109771 at http://southeastfarmpress.com Cotton target spot questions remain, but yield loss is real http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-target-spot-questions-remain-yield-loss-real <div class="node-body article-body">“Target spot first showed up in Alabama about three or four years ago and has really become an issue in south Alabama primarily on irrigated cotton or on cotton that gets a lot of rain."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-target-spot-questions-remain-yield-loss-real" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-target-spot-questions-remain-yield-loss-real#comments Cotton Management Cotton Fungicides Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:27:00 +0000 109431 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>RESEARCH IN ALABAMA continues on the best remedies for target spot in cotton, as explained by Auburn University Extension Entomologist Austin Hagan, shown at right, during the Wiregrass Crops Field Day held in Headland, Ala.&nbsp;</p> Why FRAC codes matter to fungicide resistance http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/why-frac-codes-matter-fungicide-resistance <div class="field-byline"> Alice Cochran and Heather Kelly, University of Tennessee Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The FRAC code is a number and/or letter combination assigned by the fungicide resistance action committee to group together active ingredients which demonstrate potential for cross resistance. Fungicides with the same FRAC code are at risk for cross resistance because they have the same target site. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/why-frac-codes-matter-fungicide-resistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/why-frac-codes-matter-fungicide-resistance#comments Cotton Grains Management Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Fungicides Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:45:00 +0000 109731 at http://southeastfarmpress.com UT Extension Georgia’s Philip Grimes is the 2014 Southeastern Farmer of the Year http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-s-philip-grimes-2014-southeastern-farmer-year <div class="node-body article-body">Georgia farmer Philip Grimes is the 2014 Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year. Known for his aggressive weed management, high yields and conservation practices, Grimes beat out nine other Southeastern state winners.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-s-philip-grimes-2014-southeastern-farmer-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/management/georgia-s-philip-grimes-2014-southeastern-farmer-year#comments Cotton Equipment Grains Livestock Management Peanuts Soybeans Sunbelt Ag Expo Vegetables Peanut Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:36:00 +0000 109711 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>GEORGIA FARMER Philip Grimes and his wife, Jane, accept the 2014 Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year award in Moultrie, Ga., Oct. 14.</p> Farm bill sign-up dates not to forget http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-sign-dates-not-forget <div class="node-body article-body">As harvest grabs time and attention this fall, farmers need to remember some important dates in regard to the new farm bill as windows of time will soon open to sign up for key new programs such as Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage, along with opportunity to update yield and base histories. </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-bill-sign-dates-not-forget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-sign-dates-not-forget#comments Cotton Government Grains Management Miscellaneous Peanuts Soybeans Tobacco Vegetables Legislation Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:43:00 +0000 109641 at http://southeastfarmpress.com National Corn Growers Association