Multimedia Library - All http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/media en 5 Agriculture stories to read, Jan. 30, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-30-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the five ag stories to read this week, you'll find tips for managing corn rootworm this summer, and get an insight into farmland values. Read about production costs for 2015, and whether or not more acreage reduces those per-acre costs. Finally, enjoy a #farmernice video, sharing all the great things farmers do for us, and the products we get from agriculture.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-30-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-30-2015#comments Corn Soybeans Western corn rootworm Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:40:00 +0000 95681 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Jan. 23, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-23-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the five agriculture stories to read this week, read how higher-protein soybeans could fetch a premium and use an online simulator to calculate crop insurance premiums. Check out some FAQs on base acre reallocation in the farm bill and see where land values are estimated to be in 2015. Finally, watch Bill Gates talk about his position on GMOs. It may enlighten you.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-23-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-23-2015#comments Issues Soybeans GMO soybean production Crop Farm Bill Prices Sat, 24 Jan 2015 01:26:00 +0000 95601 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Jan. 16, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-16-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In this week's 5 ag stories to read, you'll find tips for managing soybean aphid in 2015. There is also a breakdown of the ARC farm bill program when choosing the individual or county option. Read about the biodiesel market, and hear about genetic engineering benefits. Finally, enjoy a list of signs that you grew up on a farm.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-16-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-16-2015#comments Energy Issues Soybeans GMO Biodiesel Disaster Soybean aphids Fri, 16 Jan 2015 22:58:00 +0000 95471 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Tips for saving fuel, energy on the farm http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/energy/tips-saving-fuel-energy-farm <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Energy costs may not be your largest expense on the farm, but it's one that you can jump in on and make a fairly large impact without changing productivity, says Mark Hanna, Extension ag engineer at Iowa State University. He offers ideas for conserving fuel, including reduced tillage passes, shifting up, front-wheel assist and hybrid choice and drying.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/energy/tips-saving-fuel-energy-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/energy/tips-saving-fuel-energy-farm#comments Energy Fuel Management Fri, 16 Jan 2015 21:08:00 +0000 95451 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 2015 Land values http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/2015-land-values <div class="field-byline"> Source: Farmers National Company </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Recent value adjustments in the land market still leave land values at historically high levels in the longer term view. Price softening is happening, but at different rates depending on the region, prices for major commodities in that region, and quality of the land. Profitability from record crop incomes supported by insurance coverage, has kept farm operations in the black and producers interested in adding land.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/2015-land-values" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/2015-land-values#comments Corn Soybeans Fri, 16 Jan 2015 18:36:00 +0000 95441 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read: Jan. 9, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-9-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Five ag stories to read this week includes management tips for soybean cyst nematode. Read about a family using solar and wind energy to power their farm, and use a tool to help with crop insurance decisions. Xpert Ed Usset offers a marketing plan for the coming months, and singer James Wesley thanks farmers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-9-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-9-2015#comments Energy Marketing Soybeans Renewable Soybean cyst nematodes Sat, 10 Jan 2015 03:12:00 +0000 95341 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Genetic engineering benefits http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/genetic-engineering-benefits <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Farmers see the benefit of genetic engineering because it's made their work safer, said Don Lee, genetics professor at University of Nebraska, when he spoke to Managing Editor Susan Winsor. Lee also talked about the benefits of golden rice, as well as the naturally occurring process and the safety of the foods.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/genetic-engineering-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/genetic-engineering-benefits#comments Issues GMO Thu, 08 Jan 2015 20:05:00 +0000 95311 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Jan. 2, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-2-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The five agriculture stories to read this week include farm revenue outlook for 2015, as well as long-term agricultural projections. Read about a farmer who is building soil organic carbon to grow better crops, and a company that's got a robot to do your nitrogen sidedressing. Finally, for some entertainment, take a fresh breath of farm air with the Peterson Farm Bros.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-2-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-jan-2-2015#comments Corn Fertilizer Soybeans Management Nitrogen Organic Matter Sat, 03 Jan 2015 01:39:00 +0000 95231 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Top 10 of the web, 2014 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/top-10-web-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>We've posted a lot of great stories and photos on the web this year! These are our most-viewed pieces and cover a variety of topics from helpful aerial images to GMOs, making a profit with lower corn and soybean prices to no-till yield secrets, and more! Check out our best from the web for 2014, and stick around for more great stories and photos in 2015.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/top-10-web-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/top-10-web-2014#comments Corn Fertilizer Precision Ag Soybeans Tillage GMO Precision Farming Fri, 02 Jan 2015 21:11:00 +0000 95221 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Dec. 26, 2014 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec-26-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The five agriculture stories to read this week offer options for residual herbicides in soybeans, as well as tips for updating your crop yields with the Farm Service Agency under the new farm bill. Read a fertilizer outlook from Rabobank, and hear from Xpert Dan Frieberg about ag data ownership and knowledge. Finally, a happy holidays greeting from the CSD staff.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec-26-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec-26-2014#comments Crop Chemicals Fertilizer Precision Ag Soybeans soybean production Sat, 27 Dec 2014 01:28:00 +0000 95151 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com