Multimedia Library - All http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/media en 5 Agriculture stories to read, May 22, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-22-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The 5 ag stories to read this week reminds growers to scout for cutworms and slugs, and shows that healthier soil will capture and hold more water. Read about the most recent farm labor rates and wages and learn how weed stress will impact corn genetics as the growing season progresses. Finally, enjoy a meeting of the farm field and baseball field.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> 3 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-22-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-22-2015#comments Conservation Corn Cutworms Sat, 23 May 2015 00:10:00 +0000 97851 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com AFS Connect 2.0 data usage and management http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/afs-connect-20-data-usage-and-management <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Joe Michaels, senior director, specialty business for Case IH, talks about the AFS Connect data system and how it can help farmers monitor field operations, as well as mine data for future uses and best practices. From messaging via monitor to monitoring fleets and equipment operation, the AFS Connect system helps you measure field activity so you can improve overall operations.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/afs-connect-20-data-usage-and-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/afs-connect-20-data-usage-and-management#comments Equipment Precision Ag Data Precision Farming Fri, 22 May 2015 23:44:00 +0000 97841 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA weather recap: Rain provides much-needed moisture; cold temps slow crop emergence http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-rain-provides-much-needed-moisture-cold-temps-slow-crop-emergence <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Cool, wet weather in the Upper Midwest contrasted with warm conditions in the Ohio Valley. In the eastern Corn Belt, planting proceeded between occasional showers. In the upper Midwest, cool, rainy weather provided much-needed moisture, following a period of rapid planting, but slowed corn and soybean emergence and development. </p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-rain-provides-much-needed-moisture-cold-temps-slow-crop-emergence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-rain-provides-much-needed-moisture-cold-temps-slow-crop-emergence#comments Corn Soybeans Weather Fri, 22 May 2015 19:41:00 +0000 97831 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, May 15, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-15-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, learn about new soybean research resulting in plants resistant to soybean rust and SCN and get tips for getting the best performance from your sprayer. Read an ag job outlook and see the latest ag weather maps. Finally, connect with us on Facebook!</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-15-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-15-2015#comments Equipment Soybeans soybean production Weather Sprayers Sat, 16 May 2015 00:51:00 +0000 97691 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA Weather recap: Showers boost topsoil moisture in Midwest http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-showers-boost-topsoil-moisture-midwest <div class="field-byline"> Source: USDA </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Shifting weather patterns brought warm, mostly dry weather to the eastern Corn Belt, while showers boosted topsoil moisture in the upper Midwest. At week’s end, a significant, late-season storm was underway across the nation’s mid-section, halting fieldwork but providing beneficial moisture for winter grains and newly planted summer crops. </p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> 4 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-showers-boost-topsoil-moisture-midwest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-showers-boost-topsoil-moisture-midwest#comments Corn Soybeans Weather Wed, 13 May 2015 21:09:00 +0000 97541 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, May 8, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-8-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, get some tips for managing late-planted corn and learn about a bollworm that could make its way to the U.S. Get ag secretary Vilsack's take on the latest G-20 commitment to food security and download a mobile app for identifying weeds. Finally, read commentary from a farmer who's sick of the bashing and finger-pointing.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-8-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-8-2015#comments Corn corn production Management Sat, 09 May 2015 00:19:00 +0000 97321 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Factors driving land values: Commodity prices, input costs, margins, interest rates http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/factors-driving-land-values-commodity-prices-input-costs-margins-interest-rates <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Sterling Liddell, vice president, food and agribusiness research, Rabo AgriFinance, talks about what's driving land values. There are four important factors: commodity prices, input costs, margins and interest rates. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/factors-driving-land-values-commodity-prices-input-costs-margins-interest-rates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/factors-driving-land-values-commodity-prices-input-costs-margins-interest-rates#comments Issues Prices Fri, 08 May 2015 20:00:00 +0000 97301 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, May 1, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-1-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, see the value in pre-emergence herbicide control of Palmer Amaranth, and learn the value of nitrogen available in spring-applied manure. Read a letter to congress asking for a science-based food labeling standard and get a list of mobile apps to help you on the farm this spring. Finally, enjoy streaming the movie Farmland on Netflix!</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-1-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-may-1-2015#comments Crop Chemicals Fertilizer Issues Weeds Sat, 02 May 2015 00:53:00 +0000 97231 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, April 24, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-24-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The 5 ag stories to read this week reminds growers to check for corn seedling diseases, particularly on fields that were planted early. Read some questions and answers about anhydrous ammonia practices, and find out what the USDA is doing to help farmers deal with climate change. There are also tips to help you save money in the current low-price environment. Finally, learn about a new soybean-based invention: Soy Sniffs.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-24-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-24-2015#comments Corn Soybeans corn production Sat, 25 Apr 2015 01:24:00 +0000 97131 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, April 17, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-17-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, get tips for controlling marestail this spring, as well as for reducing compaction with lower tire pressures. Read insight from ag economists about corn price projections for the next marketing year, and from agronomy experts about increasing soybean yields. Finally, enjoy a book for kids about being on the farm.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-17-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-17-2015#comments Corn Soybeans Weeds Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:15:00 +0000 97041 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com