Agriculture Online - Farm Management Farm management news and updates. Find articles on farm real estate, crop insurance, finance and accounting, taxes, farm programs and policy, agricultural software and more. Get farm management updates for your farm and more by interacting with experts and other farmers. en-us Copyright Successful Farming Saturday Apr 19 13:11:48 EDT 2014 150 30 30 Geopolitical Skirmishes Trigger Energy/Ag Chain Supply Concerns Friday Apr 18 18:45:57 EDT 2014 Reclaiming the Farm Niche production and a marketing system give this farm a future. Tuesday Apr 08 15:27:56 EDT 2014 Bank Instruments For Lease Tuesday Apr 08 05:56:09 EDT 2014 Boosting Topsoil Quality Use a systems approach to boost topsoil quality Monday Apr 07 16:30:48 EDT 2014 Credit For Start-Up Farmers A new farm bill improves USDA loans for beginners. more funds are pending. Friday Apr 04 15:13:41 EDT 2014 How to Find Ag Apps This university agronomist became an accidental expert on smartphone apps. Here are some of his tips. Wednesday Apr 02 12:03:36 EDT 2014 Bearish Signals = Prepare for Shrinking Margins As we close out a discontented winter of Midwestern cold, California drought, and gloomy USDA forecasts, those of us old enough to remember farming in the bad old 1980s can reflect on times that are still better today. Monday Mar 24 13:58:35 EDT 2014 Slow Road to Japanese Agriculture Trade Monday Mar 24 11:22:02 EDT 2014 Use Soft Science to Manage Monday Mar 24 10:52:45 EDT 2014 Crop Revenue: Thriving on Less Thriving on less Wednesday Mar 19 17:54:09 EDT 2014 Crop Insurance: Good News, Bad News Crop insurance: good news, bad news Wednesday Mar 12 17:14:38 EDT 2014 Take Root: 10 Steps to Begin Your Legacy Planning Journey Wednesday Mar 12 00:00:00 EDT 2014 The Farm Bill's Commodity Program Tuesday Mar 11 17:10:10 EDT 2014 Javadi: Business built on diversified ag Troy and Lori Javadi began farming with very little more than a shared passion for agriculture and a strong work ethic. The Paso Robles, California, couple has managed to gain a foothold in ranching by filling the niche needs of businesses in their ag comm Friday Mar 07 16:41:58 EST 2014 Water Wise: Doubling down on water conservation practices Wednesday Mar 05 16:37:43 EST 2014 Q&A: David Friedberg, Climate Corporation Wednesday Mar 05 15:09:49 EST 2014 America's best farmland bargains Tuesday Mar 04 12:02:47 EST 2014 9 apps to prep you for planting season Planting season is creeping up, slowly but surely. Here are 9 apps to get you prepared before and help during planting season. Wednesday Feb 26 14:04:35 EST 2014 Soil preparation for the spring season Thursday Feb 20 20:37:32 EST 2014 Some Farm bill insurance links Some Farm bill insurance links Friday Feb 14 16:19:19 EST 2014 Dive into the February issue of Successful Farming! Flip through the pages of the latest issue! Friday Feb 07 15:21:24 EST 2014 Weather watchdogs: Precise real-time weather for the farm Wednesday Feb 05 08:05:30 EST 2014 Eyes in the sky: A new field perspective Tuesday Feb 04 14:26:35 EST 2014 Future food; We can grow enough, but how will we distribute it? Tuesday Feb 04 07:49:33 EST 2014 Going keyless: Your smartphone is your key Monday Feb 03 14:28:39 EST 2014 Perimeter protection: Radar alerts potential collision hazards Monday Feb 03 13:55:55 EST 2014 How parametric crop insurance works It pays out when certain weather thresholds – like high temperatures – are reached. Monday Feb 03 11:32:59 EST 2014 Cows take to the cloud Wednesday Jan 15 13:48:32 EST 2014 Taking your farm to the cloud Wednesday Jan 15 11:10:23 EST 2014 Q&A: What makes a farmer successful? Tuesday Jan 14 15:00:47 EST 2014