Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6281/more en 2015 Southern Corn & Soybean Production Guide — Digital Edition http://deltafarmpress.com/2015-southern-corn-soybean-production-guide-digital-edition <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Read the 2015 Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide digital edition! Get all the same great articles and information that were in your mailbox, online!...</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://deltafarmpress.com/site-files/deltafarmpress.com/files/CSPGSouth2015_200x263cvr.jpg?1418393301" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/2015-southern-corn-soybean-production-guide-digital-edition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide Sat, 13 Dec 2014 04:51:00 +0000 120151 at http://deltafarmpress.com Claybrook Farms silage improves herd, creates sustainability http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/claybrook-farms-silage-improves-herd-creates-sustainabili <div class="field-byline"> KAREN OTT MAYER, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The word “silage” may have slipped into obscurity for some farming operations, but that’s not the case at Claybrook Farms at Covington, Tenn.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/claybrook-farms-silage-improves-herd-creates-sustainabili" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/claybrook-farms-silage-improves-herd-creates-sustainabili#comments Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:50:00 +0000 120521 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>CORN is a primary choice for silage at Claybrook Farms, Covington, Tenn.</p> Soybean markets continue to chew on large production numbers and building stocks http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/soybean-markets-continue-chew-large-production-numbers-an <div class="node-body article-body">An anticipated record U.S. soybean crop has triggered a steady decline in prices, but use has continued to expand, offering a ray of hope to the market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/soybean-markets-continue-chew-large-production-numbers-an" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/soybean-markets-continue-chew-large-production-numbers-an#comments Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:47:00 +0000 120511 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>GETTY IMAGES, Scott Olson</em></p> Worldwide boost in corn production has come home to roost in lower prices http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/worldwide-boost-corn-production-has-come-home-roost-lower <div class="node-body article-body">The party’s over — and we knew it was going to happen. That’s how University of Kentucky Extension Economist Todd Davis sums up the current corn price doldrums.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/worldwide-boost-corn-production-has-come-home-roost-lower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/worldwide-boost-corn-production-has-come-home-roost-lower#comments Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:44:00 +0000 120501 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>GETTY IMAGES, J.D. Pooley</p> In the shadows of mountains: special challenges http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/shadows-mountains-special-challenges <div class="field-byline"> CHARLES JOHNSON, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">John Keller can see the Great Smoky Mountains in the background from some of his fields near Maryville, Tenn. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/shadows-mountains-special-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/shadows-mountains-special-challenges#comments Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:36:00 +0000 120491 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>JOHN KELLER was one of the first farmers to try planting no-till. He&rsquo;s stuck with it ever since.</p> Safety on the farm requires patience, continued vigilance http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/safety-farm-requires-patience-continued-vigilance <div class="field-byline"> DOREEN MUZZI, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body"> A long-time employee becomes entrapped in an auger. A tractor overturns on your teenage son. Your tractor-trailer crashes and rolls into a ditch on its way to the grain elevator. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/safety-farm-requires-patience-continued-vigilance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/safety-farm-requires-patience-continued-vigilance#comments Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:31:00 +0000 120481 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>The driver of this rig moved over slightly to allow room for a passing vehicle, causing the full load of soybeans to shift and the truck to roll several times down into a deep ditch.</p> Lower prices point toward more soybeans in storage http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/lower-prices-point-toward-more-soybeans-storage <div class="field-byline"> LARRY STALCUP, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With 2014 harvest prices the lowest in years, expect more soybeans to go in the Commodity Credit Corp. loan, as growers wait on possible market rallies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/lower-prices-point-toward-more-soybeans-storage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/lower-prices-point-toward-more-soybeans-storage#comments Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:27:00 +0000 120471 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>WITH A LARGE SOYBEAN crop expected in the South, proper grain handling will be needed to protect farmers&rsquo; soybean investment.</p> Precision irrigation tools bring water savings to southern farmers http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/precision-irrigation-tools-bring-water-savings-southern-f <div class="node-body article-body">It was almost the irrigation season that wasn’t for corn and full-season soybeans in the Mid-South and Southeast in 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/precision-irrigation-tools-bring-water-savings-southern-f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/precision-irrigation-tools-bring-water-savings-southern-f#comments Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:23:00 +0000 120451 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>MICHAEL KENTY of Helena Chemical Co., checks the flow from a section of poly-tubing in a field near Tunica, Miss.</p> With declining soybean prices, does it really pay to spend money to control kudzu bugs? http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/declining-soybean-prices-does-it-really-pay-spend-money-c <div class="field-byline"> CHRIS BICKERS, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It was very easy to scout for kudzu bugs in soybeans on Oct. 1, says Marty Adams of Raleigh, N.C.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/declining-soybean-prices-does-it-really-pay-spend-money-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/declining-soybean-prices-does-it-really-pay-spend-money-c#comments Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:19:00 +0000 120441 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Kudzu bugs had proliferated on Marty Adams&rsquo; soybeans Oct. 1. This field was near Raleigh, N.C.</p> Recommendations for controlling corn pests continue changing to conform to new technologies http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/recommendations-controlling-corn-pests-continue-changing- <div class="node-body article-body">One of the strengths of U.S. agriculture is that university researchers and Extension specialists are continually re-evaluating their recommendations for controlling pests in crop production systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/recommendations-controlling-corn-pests-continue-changing-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/southern-corn-and-soybean-production-guide/recommendations-controlling-corn-pests-continue-changing-#comments Southern Corn and Soybean Production Guide Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:17:00 +0000 120431 at http://deltafarmpress.com