Soybeans http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en Tips to work effectively with your ag lender, part 1 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/tips-work-effectively-your-ag-lender-part-1 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>During a recent panel, a participant asked CEOs from lending associations the following: Based on your experience, what are five points of wisdom that can increase our chances of working more effectively with our own lender and being successful? Here are their answers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/road-warrior">Road Warrior</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/tips-work-effectively-your-ag-lender-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/tips-work-effectively-your-ag-lender-part-1#comments Corn Issues Soybeans Road Warrior Tue, 05 May 2015 20:38:00 +0000 97241 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Your 40 chances http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/your-40-chances <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>We will continue to strive, as an information provider, to present you with good examples that help you make the most of your 40 chances. As Howard wrote in his book, “You’ve learned from your mistakes, but I’d guess that none of you feel you can afford to take a single year left on your string for granted.” We wholeheartedly agree.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/your-40-chances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/your-40-chances#comments Conservation Corn Issues Soybeans Management Think Different Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:47:00 +0000 97201 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Does China still hold the cards on soybean markets? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/does-china-still-hold-cards-soybean-markets <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Soybean demand remains strong as projected soybean crush and export numbers continue to exceed 2014 levels, helping keeping bean markets from falling lower. But political policy in China, the world’s largest user of soybeans, could quickly swing bean markets up or down, said Scott Irwin, University of Illinois (U of I) agricultural economist.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/does-china-still-hold-cards-soybean-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/marketing/does-china-still-hold-cards-soybean-markets#comments Marketing Soybeans Prices Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:12:00 +0000 97141 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com 5 Agriculture stories to read, April 24, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-24-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The 5 ag stories to read this week reminds growers to check for corn seedling diseases, particularly on fields that were planted early. Read some questions and answers about anhydrous ammonia practices, and find out what the USDA is doing to help farmers deal with climate change. There are also tips to help you save money in the current low-price environment. Finally, learn about a new soybean-based invention: Soy Sniffs.</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-24-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/corn/5-agriculture-stories-read-april-24-2015#comments Corn Soybeans corn production Sat, 25 Apr 2015 01:24:00 +0000 97131 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Timely planting of double-crop soybeans may increase profits per acre http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/timely-planting-double-crop-soybeans-may-increase-profits-acre <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Kyle Brase has been double-cropping soybeans after wheat as long as he has been farming. The fifth-generation grower from Edwardsville, Ill., says it can be more profitable than growing corn. Dramatically lower commodity prices give the planting rotation better return potential than just planting corn or single-crop soybeans. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/timely-planting-double-crop-soybeans-may-increase-profits-acre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/soybeans/timely-planting-double-crop-soybeans-may-increase-profits-acre#comments Soybeans soybean production Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:49:00 +0000 97101 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com <p>Kyle Brase says 2015 is a good time for farmers to evaluate double-cropping soybeans with wheat.&nbsp; Market prices offer the rotation better return potential than just planting corn or single-crop soybeans.</p> 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