David Bennett

Associate Editor,
Delta Farm Press

David Bennett, associate editor for Delta Farm Press, is an Arkansan. He worked with a daily newspaper before joining Farm Press in 1994. Bennett writes about legislative and crop related issues in the Mid-South states.

Arkansas cotton takes it on the chin
October 7 storm hammered north-central Arkansas cotton crop.
Phillips County in the heart of ‘exciting’ harvest
Checking in on harvest in east Arkansas.
Harvest time in Arkansas' Phillips County
In early October, east Arkansas' harvest is going strong.
Sensors increasingly important for Mid-South agriculture
An update on sensor technology research in the Mid-South.
Reducing risk for new herbicide technologies
Program allows producers and consultants to keep track of what technologies are in their fields and vicinity.
David Bennett: Arkansas soybean yield king
Arkansas has new soybean yield leader: David Bennett of Lake Village.
Martin Henry pushes high-yielding soybeans on ‘tough’ soils
How to manage soybeans for high yields on poor soils.
Federal agencies’ regulatory overreach criticized
RACC takes federal agencies to task over attempted expansion of authorities.
A bountiful growing season: Catching up with Matt Miles
Soybean fields loaded up in southeast Arkansas.
Nelson Crow has the touch
Will 2014 see more 100-bushel soybeans in Arkansas?
Railcar dearth, conservation easements and FSA modernization
Where are the railcars needed to transport bumper grain crops?
House votes to halt expansion of EPA waterways authority
Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act passes House.
Waterways of the U.S. proposed rule ‘a gross overreach’
Full plate of issues for Agricultural Council of Arkansas summer meeting.
How is U.S. rice faring in current trade agreement negotiations?
Where does U.S. rice stand in trade deals?
Prepping for grain sorghum harvest: a few reminders
Considerations as Mid-South milo harvest nears.
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