Jul 10, 2014
Delta Farm Press

Precision agriculture will play key role in nation’s security, retired general says

John Castellaw, retired general who now heads precision agriculture firm, says precision agriculture and national security will go hand in hand....More
Jul 7, 2014
Delta Farm Press

Big farm bill decisions coming up for rice producers

Rice acreage increase could lead to softening of long grain rice prices; farmers should be preparing for new farm bill signup, LSU AgCenter economist tells farmers attending the Rice Research Station Field Day...More
Jul 9, 2014
Delta Farm Press

FAA moving to write rules for UAVs ‘as fast as we can’

Head of FAA's Unmanned Aerial Systems Integration branch says writing the rules for new UAS or UAV uses is the agency's top priority; defends the need for keeping ag applicators and UAS in separate air space....More
Jun 28, 2014
Delta Farm Press

Colder temperatures delay disease incidence in South Louisiana rice

Rice producers and consultants urged to keep an eye out for blast, cercospera and sheath blight symptoms in late-developing rice crop....More
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The Farm Press Peanut Profitability Awards are based on production efficiency, honoring those growers who produce the highest yields at the lowest cost per acre. Awards are presented to growers from the Lower Southeast, Upper Southeast, and the Southwest. read more...

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