Soybeans http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en 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 Get instant yield maps with FarmLogs Flow http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/get-instant-yield-maps-farmlogs-flow <div class="field-byline"> Source: FarmLogs </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>FarmLogs is known for their multi-functional mobile app. The company continues to bring new digital products to market, in hopes of making processes simpler and more efficient. And they've accomplished that with their new product: FarmLogs Flow, which creates yield maps.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/get-instant-yield-maps-farmlogs-flow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/get-instant-yield-maps-farmlogs-flow#comments Corn Precision Ag Soybeans Precision Farming Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:42:00 +0000 99901 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Time to rethink grain marketing approach http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/time-rethink-grain-marketing-approach <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Second Golden Age of American Agriculture is over, and the time is right to return to a proactive approach to grain marketing, says Ed Usset. The proactive approach outlined in my 2nd Edition of “Grain Marketing is Simple” says that we need to pay attention to pricing opportunities before harvest.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/time-rethink-grain-marketing-approach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/time-rethink-grain-marketing-approach#comments Corn Marketing Soybeans Prices Strategy Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:38:00 +0000 99891 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com USDA Weather recap: Drier air in Midwest; hot weather in south http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-drier-air-midwest-hot-weather-south <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the north, cooler, drier air pushed into much of the Midwest, although showers lingered across the southern and western Corn Belt. In particular, rainfall totals of 1 to 2 inches or more were common across Missouri and southern Illinois. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-drier-air-midwest-hot-weather-south" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/usda-weather-recap-drier-air-midwest-hot-weather-south#comments Corn Soybeans Weather Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:16:00 +0000 99881 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Soybean price uncertainty http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-price-uncertainty <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>U.S. weather and Argentine politics and China provide uncertainty for the soybean market. Soybean acres and yields will be debated in next USDA report.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/grain-market-viewpoint"> Grain Market Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-price-uncertainty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/soybean-price-uncertainty#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Prices Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:32:00 +0000 99851 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Conditions ripe for soybean sudden death syndrome http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/conditions-ripe-soybean-sudden-death-syndrome <div class="field-byline"> Source: Iowa Soybean Association On-Farm Network </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Farmers should keep their eyes peeled for diseases while scouting soybean fields this summer. A disease already showing up and causing problems for some farmers is sudden death syndrome (SDS). Wet conditions and cool temperatures early on set up the season for SDS development.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/conditions-ripe-soybean-sudden-death-syndrome" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/conditions-ripe-soybean-sudden-death-syndrome#comments Soybeans soybean production Seed and Seedling Diseases Fri, 24 Jul 2015 21:58:00 +0000 99801 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Photo: Daren Mueller, Iowa State University, Bugwood.org Midwest crop progress update http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/midwest-crop-progress-update <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>What's happening in corn and soybean fields around the Midwest? Here are crop conditions, growth stages, disease reports and more from agronomy experts at WinField.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/midwest-crop-progress-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/midwest-crop-progress-update#comments Corn Soybeans corn production soybean production Fri, 24 Jul 2015 20:46:00 +0000 99781 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Syngenta recommends soybean scouting to prevent economic loss from insects http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/syngenta-recommends-soybean-scouting-prevent-economic-loss-insects <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>GREENSBORO, N.C., USA</strong> &ndash; Proper soybean insect pest control begins with scouting. As the warm weather continues, <a href="http://www.syngenta-us.com/home.aspx" target="_blank">Syngenta</a> encourages growers to implement a scouting program to maximize yields and profitability.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/syngenta-recommends-soybean-scouting-prevent-economic-loss-insects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99701 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Crop conditions hold steady in Upper Midwest http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/crop-conditions-hold-steady-upper-midwest <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Crop conditions across most of Minnesota and much the Midwest have been quite favorable through the first half of the growing season. Crop conditions in a large segment of the southern Corn Belt have been much less favorable during most of the growing season, due to the significant amount of late and prevented planting, along with excessive rainfall in many areas during June and early July. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/focus-ag">Focus on Ag</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/crop-conditions-hold-steady-upper-midwest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/crop-conditions-hold-steady-upper-midwest#comments Corn Soybeans Corn Soybean Focus on Ag Wed, 22 Jul 2015 00:19:00 +0000 99431 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Soybean price volatility impacted by supply and demand factors http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/soybean-price-volatility-impacted-supply-and-demand-factors <div class="field-byline"> Source: University of Illinois farmdocDaily </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>November 2015 soybean futures traded to a low of about $8.96 on June 15, rebounded to $10.45 on July 14, and are currently trading near $9.90. The volatility in prices reflects the market's reaction to generally positive supply factors and some negative demand factors.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/soybean-price-volatility-impacted-supply-and-demand-factors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/soybean-price-volatility-impacted-supply-and-demand-factors#comments Marketing Soybeans Import and Export Mon, 20 Jul 2015 20:15:00 +0000 99331 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com