Multimedia Library - All http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/media en 5 Agriculture stories to read, Dec.19, 2014 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec19-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Five agriculture stories to read this week offer 2015 crop budgets and insight into falling gas prices. Read about lower land values, and see what's on Xpert Ed Usset's corn and soybean marketing wish list this Christmas. For some fun, check out amazing RC tractors at work.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec19-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec19-2014#comments Corn Issues Soybeans Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:53:00 +0000 95041 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Weed resistance management tips http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/weed-resistance-management-tips <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Managing editor Susan Winsor spoke with Ford Baldwin about weed resistance problems and how growers can manage the resistance issues that keep moving farther north. Baldwin offered farmers 5 things they can watch and do to keep weed resistance from becoming and even bigger problem. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/weed-resistance-management-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/weed-resistance-management-tips#comments Crop Chemicals Resistant Weeds Weeds Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:02:00 +0000 95031 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Think Different: Best of 2014, Part 3 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/think-different-best-2014-part-3 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In this third installment of our best stories from 2014, farmers learned the best ways to seed cover crops and how high-moisture corn can offer a yield boost. There were also stories about tillage: spring vs. fall strip till, and using tillage to control herbicide resistant weeds. Of course there were data insights, from soil maps to farming smarter with big data. Nitrogen application tips were offered, as well as a strategy for lean years on the farm. All of these stories helped readers and farmers Think Different about their operations.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/think-different-best-2014-part-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/think-different-best-2014-part-3#comments Corn Crop Chemicals Fertilizer Precision Ag Tillage corn harvest cover crops Strip Till Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:58:00 +0000 95021 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Dec. 12, 2014 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec-12-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Five agriculture stories to read this week includes cover crop benefits and maintenance tips for your combine before it's put away for the winter. Read about and watch a recent debate over GMOs, where the pro-GMO side takes a win. Hear a corn and soybean price outlook from Iowa State ag economist Chad Hart. And, for a little fun, check out some funny farming memes on Facebook!</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec-12-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec-12-2014#comments Conservation Equipment Marketing cover crops GMO Combines Fri, 12 Dec 2014 19:43:00 +0000 94941 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Think Different: Best of 2014, Part 2 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/think-different-best-2014-part-2 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In this second installment of our best stories from 2014, farmers showcase drainage systems that also irrigate, along with high-yield corn production tips. Read how tillage increases compaction, and plan for a micronutrient strategy. There are conservation ideas to help farmers be competitive, as well as thoughts on soil lime. All of these stories offered farmers an approach to help them Think Different about their farm operations.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/think-different-best-2014-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/think-different-best-2014-part-2#comments Conservation Corn Soybeans Tillage Conservation corn production Drainage Micronutrients Tillage Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:54:00 +0000 94911 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Dec. 5, 2014 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec-5-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The five agriculture stories to read this week includes a new tool for farmers to use when making nitrogen application decisions, and it's used on the computer. There's also research showing soybean yield when double cropping vs. relay intercropping soybeans and wheat. Read about the possible impact crop insurance may have on ag land values, and how one farming family has success with marketing goals. Finally, enjoy a nice piece in The New York Times about agriculture and data.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec-5-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/5-agriculture-stories-read-dec-5-2014#comments Fertilizer Marketing Precision Ag Soybeans Nitrogen Fri, 05 Dec 2014 22:41:00 +0000 94821 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Corn, soybean price outlook http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/corn-soybean-price-outlook <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Chad Hart, Iowa State University Extension economist, expects to see corn prices in the $4 range, and soybeans in the single digits for 2015. Good demand but larger supplies will hold prices down over the next couple of years, he says.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/corn-soybean-price-outlook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/corn-soybean-price-outlook#comments Corn Marketing Soybeans Prices Fri, 05 Dec 2014 20:53:00 +0000 94801 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Think Different: Best of 2014, Part 1 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/think-different-best-2014-part-1 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>As we look back on 2014, we remember some of our best stories, tips and ideas from farmers. Included in this first Best Of installment are ideas about data management and using and sharing that data to farm smarter, better. There are conservation ideas and soil health tips. Read about biotic fertilizers, and tips for telling your farm story. All of these stories offer farmers the chance to Think Different about their operations.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/think-different-best-2014-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/think-different-best-2014-part-1#comments Conservation Corn Fertilizer Soybeans Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:48:00 +0000 94791 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Nov. 28, 2014 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/5-agriculture-stories-read-nov-28-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Five agriculture stories to read this week include advice for renegotiating farmland leases (if you haven't done so already), as well as an FAQ on Title I programs in the 2014 Farm Bill. Read a perspective from Bayer CropScience CEO about the benefits of modern agriculture, and how that impacts our food safety. And while the Thanksgiving holiday has passed, it's not too late to be #thankful4ag, and to take a look at what U.S. farmers provide to make those amazing Thanksgiving meals. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/5-agriculture-stories-read-nov-28-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/5-agriculture-stories-read-nov-28-2014#comments Issues Farm Bill Management Sat, 29 Nov 2014 03:52:00 +0000 94701 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Management tips for corn, soybeans stored in on-farm bins http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/management-tips-corn-soybeans-stored-farm-bins <div class="field-byline"> Source: Ohio State University </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>When storing corn and soybeans in on-farm bins this winter, be sure grain is stored at appropriate temperatures and moisture percentages. Also be sure the aeration fan is timed properly. Read these and more grain storage tips from Ohio State University.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/management-tips-corn-soybeans-stored-farm-bins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/management-tips-corn-soybeans-stored-farm-bins#comments Corn Soybeans corn harvest soybean harvest Bins Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:21:00 +0000 94681 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com