Multimedia Library - All http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/media/all en 5 Agriculture stories to read, Aug. 28, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-28-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, check out some pros and cons to alternative grain storage and read research showing that yield forecast models are accurate. See the variations in farm program payments across high-production states and get tips for calibrating your yield monitor this fall. Finally, enjoy a cool website that features games for the classroom that center on agriculture and farming.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-28-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-28-2015#comments Corn Issues Soybeans Grain Handling Equipment Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:12:00 +0000 100321 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA Weather recap: Rain soaks Midwest, Plains http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/usda-weather-recap-rain-soaks-midwest-plains <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Rain soaked much of the Upper Midwest, providing a generally favorable boost in soil moisture for corn and soybeans in areas where little rain had fallen during the first half of August. Scattered showers dotted the remainder of the Corn Belt, accompanied by a turn toward cooler weather. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/usda-weather-recap-rain-soaks-midwest-plains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/usda-weather-recap-rain-soaks-midwest-plains#comments Corn Issues Soybeans Weather Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:17:00 +0000 100301 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com John Deere rolls out new, upgraded products for 2016 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/john-deere-rolls-out-new-upgraded-products-2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>John Deere gathered the ag media and showcased their new and improved products for 2016. From high-horsepower tractors and self-propelled sprayers to nutrient applicators, folding corn heads and precision ag, the company has a wide range of new tools available for farmers in 2016.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/john-deere-rolls-out-new-upgraded-products-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/equipment/john-deere-rolls-out-new-upgraded-products-2016#comments Equipment Farm Equipment Wed, 26 Aug 2015 20:24:00 +0000 100271 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Aug. 21, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-21-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, watch a webinar covering the benefits, and the possibilities, of cover crops and get information about treating post-pollination corn aphids. See the latest USDA report about computer and internet usage on the farm and learn how to track payback on variable rate application. Finally, learn about a WWE wrestler who also farms. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-21-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/conservation/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-21-2015#comments Conservation Corn Precision Ag corn production cover crops Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:40:00 +0000 100211 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Expected corn and soybean price distributions http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/expected-corn-and-soybean-price-distributions <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>It is increasingly unlikely that harvest prices will be greater than projected prices, and thus the effective price for much of the crop insurance coverage is likely to be at the original Projected Prices.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/expected-corn-and-soybean-price-distributions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/expected-corn-and-soybean-price-distributions#comments Corn Marketing Soybeans Prices Fri, 21 Aug 2015 16:06:00 +0000 100201 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Aug. 14, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-14-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The 5 ag stories this week reminds growers to check harvest wheat fields for weeds and shows the value of aerial imagery. Get some insight on the recent gas price increases and some ideas on where to cut costs to stay out of the red in 2016. Finally, enjoy the first Peterson Farm Bros. parody, "I'm farming and I grow it."</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-14-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-14-2015#comments Crop Chemicals Fri, 14 Aug 2015 18:46:00 +0000 100121 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA weather recap: Favorable growing conditions across Midwest http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-favorable-growing-conditions-across-midwest <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Spotty showers and moderate temperatures maintained generally favorable growing conditions for Midwestern corn and soybeans. Showers were heaviest in separate strips across the northern and southern Corn Belt, respectively, with several locations reporting 2-to 4-inch weekly totals.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-favorable-growing-conditions-across-midwest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-favorable-growing-conditions-across-midwest#comments Corn Soybeans Weather Fri, 14 Aug 2015 16:06:00 +0000 100091 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, Aug. 7, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-7-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, get tips for treating soybean aphids this summer and learn about a new possibility for managing resistant weeds that comes from "down under." See the land value declines (and increases in some cases) across the U.S. in the latest USDA report and learn from northern farmers who strip-till. Finally, check out how ethanol was promoted at the annual Sturgis motorcycle rally.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-7-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-aug-7-2015#comments Energy Soybeans Tillage soybean production Fri, 07 Aug 2015 21:49:00 +0000 100021 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA weather recap: Rains confined, growing conditions ideal http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/usda-weather-recap-rains-confined-growing-conditions-ideal <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Midwestern growing conditions remained nearly ideal for corn and soybeans, except in areas with lingering wetness, as temperatures stayed below 95° F.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/usda-weather-recap-rains-confined-growing-conditions-ideal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/usda-weather-recap-rains-confined-growing-conditions-ideal#comments Corn Soybeans Weather Fri, 07 Aug 2015 20:07:00 +0000 100001 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, July 31, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-31-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, Extension experts advise scouting for stink bugs and for Southern corn rust. Learn about options for crop insurance payments on prevented plant acres and options for rescue nitrogen applications. Finally, enjoy a gallery of old farm equipment laying around in the back 40.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-31-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-31-2015#comments Corn Fertilizer Soybeans Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:59:00 +0000 99911 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com