Soybeans http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en 5 Agriculture stories to read, April 17, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-17-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, get tips for controlling marestail this spring, as well as for reducing compaction with lower tire pressures. Read insight from ag economists about corn price projections for the next marketing year, and from agronomy experts about increasing soybean yields. Finally, enjoy a book for kids about being on the farm.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-17-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-17-2015#comments Corn Soybeans Weeds Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:15:00 +0000 97041 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Are the cards stacked against the soybean market? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/are-cards-stacked-against-soybean-market <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Soybean bulls continue to talk about wet conditions in southern Brazil and many parts of Argentina. Their argument is it could delay harvest and create a bit more interest for U.S supplies. Be careful buying into this belief.</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/are-cards-stacked-against-soybean-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/are-cards-stacked-against-soybean-market#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:28:00 +0000 97031 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Data can show cost per bushel http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/data-can-show-cost-bushel <div class="field-deck"> Which production practices are offering a return on your farm? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Imagine the power of knowing your long-term average cost per bushel by dominant soil types. Maybe you’ve mastered being profitable on lighter soil types and that is one of your strategic advantages.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/data-can-show-cost-bushel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/precision-ag/data-can-show-cost-bushel#comments Corn Precision Ag Soybeans Data Decisions Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:08:00 +0000 97001 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 2 new tools aim to reduce sudden death syndrome and soybean cyst nematode in your soybean fields http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/2-new-tools-aim-reduce-sudden-death-syndrome-and-soybean-cyst-nematode-your-soybean-fields <div class="field-deck"> Seed treatment update </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>New products aimed at soybean cyst nematode (SCN) and sudden death syndrome are on deck for the 2015 planting season. Bayer CropScience’s ILeVO seed treatment offers a new adversary for SDS, while Syngenta’s Clariva Complete Beans present a new tool for SCN.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/2-new-tools-aim-reduce-sudden-death-syndrome-and-soybean-cyst-nematode-your-soybean-fields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/2-new-tools-aim-reduce-sudden-death-syndrome-and-soybean-cyst-nematode-your-soybean-fields#comments Seed Soybeans Seed Treatments Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:07:00 +0000 96991 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 8 Tips for saving money when corn prices are below $4 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/8-tips-saving-money-when-corn-prices-are-below-4 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>This might be a year to only do what pencils out. Here are tips and research on what may make sense for you to reduce this year. From fertilizer tips to seeding rates and product use, to overhead costs and weather planning, university experts offer their best research and ideas to help you save money this growing season. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/8-tips-saving-money-when-corn-prices-are-below-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/8-tips-saving-money-when-corn-prices-are-below-4#comments Corn Soybeans Sat, 11 Apr 2015 00:41:00 +0000 96891 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, April 10, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-10-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, get tips for applying nitrogen to sandy soils. Learn about the honeybee die off, as well as China's impact on agriculture. Grab some tips for improving your corn and soybean yields this year, and test your ag knowledge with some fun trivia!</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-10-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-10-2015#comments Corn Fertilizer Soybeans Fri, 10 Apr 2015 19:44:00 +0000 96871 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Multi-hybrid corn planter trials http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/multi-hybrid-corn-planter-trials <div class="field-deck"> This new planter technology could change how breeders develop corn hybrids and soybean varieties. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Fields across the Midwest will begin sporting a new look in 2015 as farmers begin using variable-rate, multi-cultivar planters, which are available commercially for the first time after being field tested in 2014 by Kinze Manufacturing and Precision Planting, in conjunction with four seed companies.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/multi-hybrid-corn-planter-trials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/multi-hybrid-corn-planter-trials#comments Corn Equipment Soybeans corn planting soybean planting Planters Fri, 10 Apr 2015 14:28:00 +0000 96851 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com <p>Varying shades of green highlight the unique appearance of offensive and defensive hybrids in a field trial conducted by Precision Planting. In this trial, dark green hybrids were offensive, and light green, defensive.&nbsp;</p> Photo: Precision Planting Timing is everything, when selling corn, soybeans http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/timing-everything-when-selling-corn-soybeans <div class="node-body article-body"><p>If you hold grain into the summer months hoping for a weather driven rally in prices, may I suggest selling your grain earlier and selectively re-owing the sale with the purchase of call options. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/timing-everything-when-selling-corn-soybeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/timing-everything-when-selling-corn-soybeans#comments Corn Marketing Soybeans Tue, 07 Apr 2015 19:51:00 +0000 96791 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Planting date impact on soybean variety maturity http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/planting-date-impact-soybean-variety-maturity <div class="field-byline"> Source: University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>While we’ve always known that planting delays decrease yields on average, these recent findings confirm that losses from planting soybeans late are lower than those from planting corn late, says Emerson Nafziger, University of Illinois crop scientist.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/planting-date-impact-soybean-variety-maturity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/planting-date-impact-soybean-variety-maturity#comments Seed Soybeans soybean planting Fri, 03 Apr 2015 19:05:00 +0000 96751 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com