Multimedia Library - All http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/media en 5 Agriculture stories to read, July 3, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-3-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The 5 ag stories to read this week reminds corn growers to scout for diseases. Get corn yield forecasts, as well as a price outlook after the stocks reports from USDA. Let your smartphone help you farm this summer with mobile apps, and finally, enjoy a fireworks show from a drone perspective.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-3-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-3-2015#comments Corn corn production Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:05:00 +0000 99071 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Farmers share cover crop practices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/sustainable-agriculture/farmers-share-cover-crop-practices <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Eighty-four percent of farmers who took the cover crop survey planted some cover crops and 16% have not. The survey sheds light on farmers’ motivations for planting cover crops, their expectations of the benefits, users’ concerns about cover crops and barriers to adoption among non-users.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/sustainable-agriculture/farmers-share-cover-crop-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/sustainable-agriculture/farmers-share-cover-crop-practices#comments Conservation Sustainable Agriculture cover crops Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:25:00 +0000 99061 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, June 26, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-26-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, Extension experts offer insight into nitrogen needs, particularly in fields with wet soils. Get tips for reducing spray drift and read about volumetric versus fractional levels in the RFS. Check fields for ragweed and control any growing plants, and finally, enjoy some fun turkey facts for Turkey Lovers month!</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-26-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-26-2015#comments Corn Crop Chemicals Energy Fertilizer Soybeans Nitrogen Fri, 26 Jun 2015 23:53:00 +0000 99001 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Growing season apps http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/growing-season-apps <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Here are mobile apps to help you this growing season. From scouting weeds, insects, soybean aphids and more to calculating growing degree days, identifying weeds and getting help with integrated pest management, identifying nutrient deficiencies and calculating tank mixes, these apps offer easily accessible help while you're out in the field this summer.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/growing-season-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/growing-season-apps#comments Corn Soybeans corn production soybean production Fri, 26 Jun 2015 22:06:00 +0000 98991 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com High-quality land values continue decline http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/high-quality-land-values-continue-decline <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Location and quality of land continue to be the main drivers of pricing for individual tracts. The stability of this market is maintained by a lower supply of land for sale, contrasted with a continued demand for quality properties. Farmers National Company statistics show the volume of properties for sale is down 40% over the past six months, as compared to the past two years. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/high-quality-land-values-continue-decline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/high-quality-land-values-continue-decline#comments Corn Issues Soybeans Prices Thu, 25 Jun 2015 14:13:00 +0000 98861 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, June 19, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-19-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, experts remind you to be on the lookout for soybean aphids, and offer the best options for sidedressing nitrogen this summer. Read and watch testimony from the latest GMO labeling hearing, and check out a calendar for when to scout different corn pests. Finally, enjoy a list of ways you know you grew up in the country.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-19-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-19-2015#comments Corn Fertilizer Issues Soybeans soybean production Fri, 19 Jun 2015 23:20:00 +0000 98661 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA Weather recap: Intense Corn Belt showers and Hurricane Blanca remnants http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-intense-corn-belt-showers-and-hurricane-blanca-remnants <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Showers intensified across parts of the Corn Belt, although rainfall largely bypassed the Upper Midwest and the Ohio Valley. Weekly totals of 2 to 4 inches were common in a broad area centered on Illinois, resulting in pockets of lowland flooding. Some of the heavy rain extended into the Northeast.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-intense-corn-belt-showers-and-hurricane-blanca-remnants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-intense-corn-belt-showers-and-hurricane-blanca-remnants#comments Corn Soybeans Weather Fri, 19 Jun 2015 03:01:00 +0000 98631 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, June 12, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-12-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, read about what's causing striping on corn leaves and get some tips for applying soil residual herbicides to emerged corn. Share your cover crop challenges and get our best crop scouting tips and ideas. Finally, enjoy some fun dairy facts for National Dairy Month.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-12-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-12-2015#comments Conservation Corn Crop Chemicals corn production cover crops Herbicides Sat, 13 Jun 2015 01:18:00 +0000 98571 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, June 5, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-5-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, get some considerations for replanting corn and get insight into taking control of weed resistance management. Learn some facts about the impact of trade on farms and ranches, and read some tips for sidedressing nitrogen. Finally, consider becoming a voice for agriculture by being a young leader.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-5-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-june-5-2015#comments Corn Crop Chemicals Fertilizer Sat, 06 Jun 2015 04:33:00 +0000 98361 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA weather recap: Showers across the Midwest slow planting, benefit crops http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/usda-weather-recap-showers-across-midwest-slow-planting-benefit-crops <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Significant rain overspread the Great Lakes region, including Wisconsin and Michigan. Rain also extended eastward through northern New England, but was much lighter in the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic states. In much of the Midwest, occasional showers slowed soybean and late-season corn planting efforts, but benefited pastures and already emerged crops. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/usda-weather-recap-showers-across-midwest-slow-planting-benefit-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/usda-weather-recap-showers-across-midwest-slow-planting-benefit-crops#comments Corn Soybeans Weather Wed, 03 Jun 2015 22:38:00 +0000 98301 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com