Multimedia Library - All http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/media en 5 Agriculture stories to read, July 31, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-31-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, Extension experts advise scouting for stink bugs and for Southern corn rust. Learn about options for crop insurance payments on prevented plant acres and options for rescue nitrogen applications. Finally, enjoy a gallery of old farm equipment laying around in the back 40.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-31-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-31-2015#comments Corn Fertilizer Soybeans Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:59:00 +0000 99911 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA Weather recap: Drier air in Midwest; hot weather in south http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-drier-air-midwest-hot-weather-south <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the north, cooler, drier air pushed into much of the Midwest, although showers lingered across the southern and western Corn Belt. In particular, rainfall totals of 1 to 2 inches or more were common across Missouri and southern Illinois. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-drier-air-midwest-hot-weather-south" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-drier-air-midwest-hot-weather-south#comments Corn Soybeans Weather Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:16:00 +0000 99881 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, July 24, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-24-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, get tips on managing giant ragweed during the late growing season and learn about new research that could lead to less dependence on nitrogen application. Take a poll on fungicide use this year and see how drought conditions have changed since planting season. Finally, enjoy a tribute to farm dogs in the latest parody from Farmer Derek.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-24-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-24-2015#comments Corn Crop Chemicals Fertilizer Nitrogen Weeds Sat, 25 Jul 2015 00:44:00 +0000 99821 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Midwest crop progress update http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/midwest-crop-progress-update <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>What's happening in corn and soybean fields around the Midwest? Here are crop conditions, growth stages, disease reports and more from agronomy experts at WinField.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/midwest-crop-progress-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/midwest-crop-progress-update#comments Corn Soybeans corn production soybean production Fri, 24 Jul 2015 20:46:00 +0000 99781 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, July 17, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-17-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The 5 agriculture stories to read this week gives insight into corn borer population and offers new research about soybean genetics. Growers are also reminded that there's still time to comment on the EPA proposed rule to the RFS. Learn about cover crop practices and read a story from the Washington Post about the value of corn.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-17-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-17-2015#comments Corn Fri, 17 Jul 2015 18:55:00 +0000 99291 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 2015 U.S. Drought Monitor: Changes during the growing season http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/2015-us-drought-monitor-changes-during-growing-season <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Lots of rain in early summer changed drought conditions in the Midwest, compared to what it looked like just before planting began. Here's a current look, and look back, at how the U.S. Drought Monitor has changed from planting season to now. We'll update the gallery each week with the latest map.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/2015-us-drought-monitor-changes-during-growing-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/2015-us-drought-monitor-changes-during-growing-season#comments Corn Soybeans Weather Fri, 17 Jul 2015 14:19:00 +0000 99271 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Take advantage of market rally http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/take-advantage-market-rally <div class="node-body audio-body"><p>We caught up with blogger and Farm Direction CEO Kevin Van Trump at a recent event. CSD Editor Kurt Lawton asked him about his perspective on corn and soybean markets in the coming month, and what farmers should be looking out for.</p></div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/marketing/take-advantage-market-rally" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/site-files/cornandsoybeandigest.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2015/07/grain-exchange.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/site-files/cornandsoybeandigest.com/files/podcast/audio/KVanTrump.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2777481">KVanTrump.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/take-advantage-market-rally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/take-advantage-market-rally#comments Marketing Prices Wed, 15 Jul 2015 20:08:00 +0000 99251 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, July 10, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-10-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The 5 ag stories this week remind growers to check grain bins when the weather is wet, warm and humid, and to scout for white grubs in corn fields. Learn about China's soil moisture depletion, and the cause. See the decline in land values, and finally, enjoy a graphic showing just what it takes to be a farmer.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-10-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-10-2015#comments Corn Issues Bins Soil Insects Sat, 11 Jul 2015 01:32:00 +0000 99191 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Severe weather impact on U.S. crops: Prepare and protect http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/severe-weather-impact-us-crops-prepare-and-protect <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Each season, farmers across the country face adverse weather conditions that impact the health and yield of their crops. These conditions can include drought, flooding, wind, thunderstorms and extreme temperatures.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/severe-weather-impact-us-crops-prepare-and-protect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/severe-weather-impact-us-crops-prepare-and-protect#comments Corn Soybeans corn production soybean production Weather Thu, 09 Jul 2015 18:50:00 +0000 99151 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA weather recap: Drier across Corn Belt, heavy rains across South http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-drier-across-corn-belt-heavy-rains-across-south <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>winter wheat that had been drenched by heavy June rainfall. However, drying conditions were less than ideal due to lingering showers in the southernmost Corn Belt and below-normal temperatures. Weekly temperatures averaged at least 5° F below normal in a broad area stretching from the central Corn Belt into the Northeast. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-drier-across-corn-belt-heavy-rains-across-south" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-drier-across-corn-belt-heavy-rains-across-south#comments Corn Soybeans Weather Thu, 09 Jul 2015 15:06:00 +0000 99141 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com