Soybeans http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en 9 ways to manage heat stress on corn, soybeans http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/9-ways-manage-heat-stress-corn-soybeans <div class="field-byline"> By Suat Irmak, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension water resources engineer </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>While some crops are more susceptible to heat stress during critical growth stages, both corn and soybean are also susceptible to extreme heat (and water) stress during early vegetative stages. While options are limited for mitigating the negative impact(s) of extreme heat stress on crops, there are several practical options, especially in irrigated settings.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/9-ways-manage-heat-stress-corn-soybeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/9-ways-manage-heat-stress-corn-soybeans#comments Corn Soybeans corn production soybean production Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:55:00 +0000 104871 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Britain's fallout is impacting soybean prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/britains-fallout-impacting-soybean-prices <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> Soybeans, similar to corn, are feeling the fallout from commodities across the board being pressured by the British fallout and the strength of the U.S. dollar. The bulls have been backpedaling aggressively all week, as prices are now down close to $1 per bushel from last week's high. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/britains-fallout-impacting-soybean-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/britains-fallout-impacting-soybean-prices#comments Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:33:00 +0000 104861 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com CSD75: Soybean Digest – 1980s Advertising, Part 2 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/csd75-soybean-digest-1980s-advertising-part-2 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Check out these advertisements that we found when examining back issues from January through December 1985. You’ll find a familiar theme of herbicides saving farmers money. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/csd75-soybean-digest-1980s-advertising-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/csd75-soybean-digest-1980s-advertising-part-2#comments Soybeans Management Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:46:00 +0000 104851 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Changes to farm working capital given higher corn, soybean prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/changes-farm-working-capital-given-higher-corn-soybean-prices <div class="field-byline"> Source: University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Corn and soybean prices have increased in the past several months, leading to improved 2016 income prospects. Even given these price increases, working capital is still projected to be negative for rented farmland, leading to a continuing need to cut costs. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/changes-farm-working-capital-given-higher-corn-soybean-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/changes-farm-working-capital-given-higher-corn-soybean-prices#comments Corn Issues Marketing Soybeans Management Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:17:00 +0000 104831 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Farmers facing replant decisions http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/farmers-facing-replant-decisions <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Crop producers in the Upper Midwest who are facing either prevented planting or crop replant situations should contact their crop insurance agent for more details on the prevented planting and replant options with various crop insurance policies. </p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/farmers-facing-replant-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/farmers-facing-replant-decisions#comments Corn Soybeans soybean planting Focus on Ag Tue, 21 Jun 2016 15:46:00 +0000 104811 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Is uncertainty about soybean stocks, acreage and weather fueling prices? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/uncertainty-about-soybean-stocks-acreage-and-weather-fueling-prices <div class="field-byline"> Source: University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>While there is potential for prices to move even higher with stressful summer weather, that potential may be less than the potential for corn prices, depending on the magnitude of planted acreage, since soybean prices have already experienced a sharp rally and soybean yields are generally less sensitive to summer weather than are corn yields.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/uncertainty-about-soybean-stocks-acreage-and-weather-fueling-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/uncertainty-about-soybean-stocks-acreage-and-weather-fueling-prices#comments Marketing Soybeans soybean planting Prices Mon, 20 Jun 2016 19:21:00 +0000 104791 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Ag stories: Nitrogen loss, soybean stands and anhydrous vs. corn prices http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/5-ag-stories-nitrogen-loss-soybean-stands-and-anhydrous-vs-corn-prices <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, learn about possible nitrogen loss and the impact on yield this year and get tips for evaluating your soybean stand. See the correlation between anhydrous, corn and natural gas prices and get a guide for herbicide application timing. Finally, enjoy some hay Minions!</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/5-ag-stories-nitrogen-loss-soybean-stands-and-anhydrous-vs-corn-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/fertilizer/5-ag-stories-nitrogen-loss-soybean-stands-and-anhydrous-vs-corn-prices#comments Fertilizer Soybeans Nitrogen Fri, 17 Jun 2016 20:24:00 +0000 104771 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com CSD75: Soybean Digest – 1980s advertising, Part 1 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/csd75-soybean-digest-1980s-advertising-part-1 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Check out these advertisements we found when examining back issues from January through December 1985, with brand names like Lasso, Treflan, Bladex, Prowl, Amiben, Counter, Kinze, IH, Steiger, New Idea, Cargill, Pioneer, DeKalb, Jacques, Lynks, Farm Fans and more.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/csd75-soybean-digest-1980s-advertising-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/csd75-soybean-digest-1980s-advertising-part-1#comments Equipment Soybeans Management Fri, 17 Jun 2016 16:25:00 +0000 104751 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Midwest crops update: Weed control and nutrient deficiency problems http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/midwest-crops-update-weed-control-and-nutrient-deficiency-problems <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Around the Midwest, agronomists from Winfield are out in corn and soybean fields, checking emergence issues and looking for weeds, insects and diseases. They're also checking for nutrient deficiency. Here are updates on what they're seeing.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/midwest-crops-update-weed-control-and-nutrient-deficiency-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/midwest-crops-update-weed-control-and-nutrient-deficiency-problems#comments Corn Crop Chemicals Soybeans corn planting soybean planting Weeds Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:43:00 +0000 104741 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Corn, soybeans may need earlier irrigation after late planting http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/corn-soybeans-may-need-earlier-irrigation-after-late-planting <div class="field-byline"> Source: Purdue University </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Late-planted corn and soybean crops may be reaching a critical stage of development just as the weather is turning drier and could require earlier irrigation, says Lyndon Kelley, irrigation specialist for the Purdue and Michigan State Extension services.</p></div> <p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/corn-soybeans-may-need-earlier-irrigation-after-late-planting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/corn-soybeans-may-need-earlier-irrigation-after-late-planting#comments Corn Soybeans corn production soybean production Irrigation Systems Wed, 15 Jun 2016 20:45:00 +0000 104731 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Photo: prudkov/iStock/ThinkStock