Grains http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6101/more en North Carolina corn maze shaped like Extension centennial logo http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/north-carolina-corn-maze-shaped-extension-centennial-logo <div class="field-byline"> North Carolina State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gross Farms is a North Carolina Century Farm, having been in John’s family for more than 100 years. The farm raises mainly row crops, but agritourism has been a part of the farm for more than 14 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/north-carolina-corn-maze-shaped-extension-centennial-logo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/north-carolina-corn-maze-shaped-extension-centennial-logo#comments Grains Miscellaneous Corn Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:28:00 +0000 109891 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>EXTENSION CENTENNIAL LOGA etched into corn maze at Gross Farms in North Carolina.</p> Photo by Gross Farms 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> 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 NCGA president reaches out to Southeast corn farmers http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/ncga-president-reaches-out-southeast-corn-farmers <div class="node-body article-body">Chip Bowling went to the Sunbelt Ag Expo, the first sitting president of the National Corn Growers Association to visit the annual farm show located in southwest Georgia, to promote the industry and hear from Southeast corn growers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/ncga-president-reaches-out-southeast-corn-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/ncga-president-reaches-out-southeast-corn-farmers#comments Grains Management Markets Sunbelt Ag Expo Corn National Corn Growers Association Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:39:00 +0000 109761 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>CHIP BOWLING, president of the National Corn Growers Association, at the Sunbelt Ag Expo in Moultrie, Ga., Oct. 15.</p> Bears officially kill bulls in corn market http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/bears-officially-kill-bulls-corn-market <div class="node-body article-body">“We have this interesting phenomenon where we’re building stocks in the U.S. and in the world of corn, soybeans, wheat and cotton. It’s really unfortunate. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/bears-officially-kill-bulls-corn-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/bears-officially-kill-bulls-corn-market#comments Grains Management Markets Miscellaneous Corn Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:42:00 +0000 109441 at http://southeastfarmpress.com How many acres of corn needed in 2015? http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/how-many-acres-corn-needed-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Darrell Good, University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With a trend yield near 162.5 bushels in 2015, 80.46 million acres would need to be harvested to produce 13.075 billion bushels of corn. That magnitude of harvested acreage for grain would require about 88.26 million acres of corn to be planted for all purposes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/how-many-acres-corn-needed-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/how-many-acres-corn-needed-2015#comments Grains Management Markets Corn Marketing and Promotion Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:36:00 +0000 109741 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>CURRENT PRICES for the 2015 corn crop suggest that the market is encouraging some reduction in corn acreage in favor of soybeans and wheat.</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> Bo Stone relies on diversity, risk management on his North Carolina farm http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/bo-stone-relies-diversity-risk-management-his-north-carolina-farm <div class="node-body article-body">The first full day of autumn brought rainy weather to P&S Farms in Rowland, N.C., but that didn’t slow down activity. Bo Stone and his father Tommy Stone had wrapped up corn harvest the day before and the grain was in the bin being dried.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/bo-stone-relies-diversity-risk-management-his-north-carolina-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/bo-stone-relies-diversity-risk-management-his-north-carolina-farm#comments Grains Management Soybeans Grains Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:01:00 +0000 109531 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>FARMER BO STONE checks the temperature setting on his grain dryer on the first day of autumn on his Rowland, N.C. farm. All of the corn was in the bin after a successful harvest that ended late in the day Sept. 22. Stone said his dry land yields were better than anticipated and he was generally pleased with yields on his irrigated land.</p> How do profits look with wheat and double-crop soybeans in 2015? http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/how-do-profits-look-wheat-and-double-crop-soybeans-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It looks like a race to the end of harvest to determine whether increased yields can offset the drop in prices and all costs can be covered for the 2014 crop year. If concern about how 2014 will end is not enough, planning for 2015 has already started among those producers considering wheat for 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/how-do-profits-look-wheat-and-double-crop-soybeans-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/how-do-profits-look-wheat-and-double-crop-soybeans-2015#comments Grains Management Markets Soybeans Soybean Wheat Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:28:00 +0000 109661 at http://southeastfarmpress.com