Miscellaneous http://southeastfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6161/more en 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 Peanut broker: Only the market can tell growers how to allocate acres http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/peanut-broker-only-market-can-tell-growers-how-allocate-acres <div class="node-body article-body">“You all know from experience that we’ve seen extremely volatile markets in the past several years. But for the moment, we are in a period of relative calm, but that’s not necessarily good news for you or for me," peanut broker tells growers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/peanut-broker-only-market-can-tell-growers-how-allocate-acres" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/markets/peanut-broker-only-market-can-tell-growers-how-allocate-acres#comments Markets Miscellaneous Peanuts Peanuts Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:52:00 +0000 108061 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>PEANUT BROKER GEORGE Lovatt answers questions during the recent Southern Peanut Growers Conference held in Panama City, Fla. Lovatt urged growers to pay attention to the market when making planting decisions.&nbsp;</p> Ga. Peanut Commission ‘no share’ motion right move http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/ga-peanut-commission-no-share-motion-right-move <div class="node-body blog-body">Painstaking and expensive research has positioned the U.S. as a dominant player in the world peanut market, but maintaining that competitive edge will require that we protect our technological advantages. The Peanut Commission’s motion is a right step in that direction.</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/ga-peanut-commission-no-share-motion-right-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/ga-peanut-commission-no-share-motion-right-move#comments Management Markets Miscellaneous Peanuts Peanuts Farm Press Blog Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:28:00 +0000 108151 at http://southeastfarmpress.com North Carolina Extension announces new strategic plan http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/north-carolina-extension-announces-new-strategic-plan <div class="field-byline"> Justin Moore, North Carolina Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service announced a strategic plan for restructuring the century-old organization by targeting its strengths, improving access to services across the state and refocusing resources to support its refined core areas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/north-carolina-extension-announces-new-strategic-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/north-carolina-extension-announces-new-strategic-plan#comments Government Miscellaneous Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:35:00 +0000 108401 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>The &nbsp;North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service held a listening session for its employees and others during the State Extension Conference in Raleigh on Nov. 6, 2013.</p> North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service Catching a connection from a kayak http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/catching-connection-kayak <div class="node-body blog-body">If you’re looking to add some true depth to your fishing forays this summer, try your hand at kayak fishing. </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/catching-connection-kayak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/catching-connection-kayak#comments Miscellaneous Blog Farm Press Blog Mon, 11 Aug 2014 22:09:00 +0000 107621 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>THE AUTHOR TRIES her hand at saltwater kayak fishing.</p> 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 FAA drone ruling said to be setback for farmers, research http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/faa-drone-ruling-said-be-setback-farmers-research <div class="node-body article-body">“At this time, farmers are unable to fly over crop fields or pastureland to capture pictures or video of anything they plan to sell commercially."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/faa-drone-ruling-said-be-setback-farmers-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/equipment/faa-drone-ruling-said-be-setback-farmers-research#comments Equipment Management Miscellaneous GPS Sun, 10 Aug 2014 20:58:00 +0000 107671 at http://southeastfarmpress.com <p>A RECENT FAA ruling governing the use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in commercial agriculture could be a setback for farmers and agricultural research.&nbsp;</p> Ebola virus hit with ‘tobacco juice’ http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/ebola-virus-hit-tobacco-juice <div class="node-body blog-body">Score a big one for the ingenuity which turned some special tobacco juice into a lifesaving Ebola serum and a remarkable plant into a way to efficiently mass produce it.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/ebola-virus-hit-tobacco-juice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/blog/ebola-virus-hit-tobacco-juice#comments Government Miscellaneous Tobacco Tobacco Untagged Farm Press Blog Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:38:00 +0000 108321 at http://southeastfarmpress.com USDA moves closer to deregulating Enlist corn, soybeans http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/usda-moves-closer-deregulating-enlist-corn-soybeans <div class="node-body article-body">The USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service issued Aug. 6 a final environmental impact statement on Dow’s Enlist corn and soybean, stating the technology poses no plant pest risk to agricultural crops or other plants in the United States.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/usda-moves-closer-deregulating-enlist-corn-soybeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southeastfarmpress.com/grains/usda-moves-closer-deregulating-enlist-corn-soybeans#comments Government Grains Miscellaneous Soybeans Herbicide-tolerant crops Thu, 07 Aug 2014 16:08:00 +0000 108281 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>