Multimedia Library - Video http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/media/video en 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 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 Trade opportunities with Southeast Asia http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/trade-opportunities-southeast-asia <div class="node-body video-body"><p>This is becoming the trans-pacific year, says Sterling Liddell, vice president, food and agribusiness research, Rabo Agrifinance. "It offers a lot of opportunity to sell into those markets. This area is very important for the future of exports."</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/trade-opportunities-southeast-asia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/trade-opportunities-southeast-asia#comments Issues China Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:38:00 +0000 97011 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com DIY in-field management zones http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/diy-field-management-zones <div class="node-body video-body"><p>The management zone creation tool, a step-by-step process, allows users to create zones from data including yield, soil type and crop health imagery. The zones can be modified, the rates chosen and test blocks can be added to further test plant populations or applications. All of this is done by the farmer, with a simple online tool at FARMServer.com. Then farmers just upload that prescription to their monitor in their equipment.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/diy-field-management-zones" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/diy-field-management-zones#comments Corn Precision Ag Soybeans Precision Farming Tue, 14 Apr 2015 18:18:00 +0000 96931 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Acreage report and planting impact on corn, soybean prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/acreage-report-and-planting-impact-corn-soybean-prices <div class="node-body video-body"><p>We need to take the acreage report with some caution, says Sterling Liddell, vice president, food and agribusiness research, Rabo AgriFinance. In the USDA acreage report released March 31, corn acres weren't a bullish surprise, and soybeans were, he says, but the report is a baseline going forward. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/acreage-report-and-planting-impact-corn-soybean-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/acreage-report-and-planting-impact-corn-soybean-prices#comments Corn Marketing Soybeans Prices Thu, 02 Apr 2015 20:27:00 +0000 96731 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Farmlogs Advantage: Digital tools for precision ag http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/farmlogs-advantage-digital-tools-precision-ag <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Farmlogs has some new features for growers, and they're calling it Farmlogs Advantage. CEO and co-founder Jesse Vollmar talked to us about the new features the Advantage product offers, including in-season crop health monitoring, activity recording and access to years of data maps. Farmlogs Advantage offers growers a chance to use their precision ag to a higher level, says Vollmar.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/farmlogs-advantage-digital-tools-precision-ag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/farmlogs-advantage-digital-tools-precision-ag#comments Precision Ag Precision Farming Electronics and digital equipment Thu, 19 Mar 2015 18:01:00 +0000 96521 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Considerations for crop insurance coverage http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/considerations-crop-insurance-coverage <div class="node-body video-body"><p>The dealine for 2015 crop insurance elections is just days away. As you finalize your choices, consider the following: what coverage is best for your farm, and look at all available options, particularly new ones from the 2014 Farm Bill.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/considerations-crop-insurance-coverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/considerations-crop-insurance-coverage#comments Corn Issues Soybeans Crop Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:45:00 +0000 96361 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Effective herbicide applications to manage weed resistance http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/effective-herbicide-applications-manage-weed-resistance <div class="node-body video-body"><p>What's an effective herbicide alternative to combat weed resistance? That's a question Bryan Young, associate professor of weed science, Purdue University, gets asked often. Being effective has to do with making sure that the herbicide alternative you're using can control the weed species, he says.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/effective-herbicide-applications-manage-weed-resistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/effective-herbicide-applications-manage-weed-resistance#comments Corn Crop Chemicals Soybeans Resistant Weeds Fri, 06 Mar 2015 21:04:00 +0000 96251 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will corn, soybean prices get back to post-harvest levels this spring? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/will-corn-soybean-prices-get-back-post-harvest-levels-spring <div class="node-body video-body"><p><em>CSD</em> Xpert and University of Minnesota professor Ed Usset says there's a 70% chance producers will see the post harvest price levels of November soybeans and December corn come this spring. "I would challenge producers to make sure you're ready to get something done," said Usset at Commodity Classic after his early riser session on the first day. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/will-corn-soybean-prices-get-back-post-harvest-levels-spring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/will-corn-soybean-prices-get-back-post-harvest-levels-spring#comments Corn Marketing Soybeans Prices Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:36:00 +0000 96081 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 2015 Conservation Legacy Awards Northeast region winner: M&J Farms http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/2015-conservation-legacy-awards-northeast-region-winner-mj-farms <div class="node-body video-body"><p>M&J Farms, Brownsburg, Ind., protects water resrouces and commits to conservation. They focus on the edge of the field, no-till and nutrient efficiency, along with conservation methods.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/2015-conservation-legacy-awards-northeast-region-winner-mj-farms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/2015-conservation-legacy-awards-northeast-region-winner-mj-farms#comments Conservation Conservation Wed, 18 Feb 2015 20:50:00 +0000 95961 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com