Delta Farm Press http://deltafarmpress.com/rss.xml en New Clean Water Act rule takes effect in August http://deltafarmpress.com/government/new-clean-water-act-rule-takes-effect-august <div class="field-byline"> Olivia McClure, LSU AgCenter </div> <div class="field-deck"> How will rule be implemented? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Can farmers dig a ditch now, and how will it be regulated? It is unclear right now.” -- Naveen Adusumilli, LSU AgCenter economist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/new-clean-water-act-rule-takes-effect-august" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/new-clean-water-act-rule-takes-effect-august#comments Government Management Irrigation Technology Regulations Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:18:00 +0000 127281 at http://deltafarmpress.com Agriculture’s challenge: How to counter lack of trust in today’s food system http://deltafarmpress.com/industryvoice/agriculture-s-challenge-how-counter-lack-trust-today-s-food-system <div class="node-body article-body">Trying to win public opinion with information about science, economics, or best management practices “just doesn’t resonate with consumers," says Allyson Perry, Center for Food Integrity. "They don’t want to hear it.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/industryvoice/agriculture-s-challenge-how-counter-lack-trust-today-s-food-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/industryvoice/agriculture-s-challenge-how-counter-lack-trust-today-s-food-system#comments IndustryVoice Miscellaneous Environmental groups Organic Farming People State Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:40:00 +0000 127471 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>Ted Kendall, from left, Bolton, Miss., producer; Mike McCormick, president, Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation; and Jimmy Whitaker, Satartia, Miss., producer, were among those attending the joint annual meeting of the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation&rsquo;s soybean, wheat, and feed grains policy committees</strong></em></p> Aug. 5 UA Food and Agribusiness Webinar to feature Farm Futures' Bryce Knorr http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/aug-5-ua-food-and-agribusiness-webinar-feature-farm-futures-bryce-knorr <div class="field-deck"> Analyst to report on Farm Futures survey results </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farm Futures analyst to report results of producer survey during University of Arkansas Food and Agribusiness Webinar.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/aug-5-ua-food-and-agribusiness-webinar-feature-farm-futures-bryce-knorr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/aug-5-ua-food-and-agribusiness-webinar-feature-farm-futures-bryce-knorr#comments Soybeans Corn Markets Fri, 31 Jul 2015 03:54:00 +0000 127531 at http://deltafarmpress.com FUELS Act reintroduced in House http://deltafarmpress.com/government/fuels-act-reintroduced-house <div class="field-byline"> The office of Rep. Rick Crawford </div> <div class="field-deck"> Would modify EPA rule </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"My bill would restrict EPA’s ability to enforce SPCC regulations on farms so that farmers and ranchers can invest their resources in producing necessary food and fiber without having to worry about unnecessary costs and red tape." -- Rep. Rick Crawford.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/fuels-act-reintroduced-house" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/fuels-act-reintroduced-house#comments Government Management Equipment Miscellaneous Legislation Regulations Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:46:00 +0000 127491 at http://deltafarmpress.com Syngenta names new corn herbicide http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/syngenta-names-new-corn-herbicide <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Syngenta has announced Acuron Flexi as the name of its new corn herbicide premix, formulated for residual control of difficult weeds and added flexibility. EPA registration is anticipated for the 2016 growing season.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/syngenta-names-new-corn-herbicide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Thu, 30 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 127521 at http://deltafarmpress.com El Nino building to strong levels, may impact crops in Australia, Asia and Africa http://deltafarmpress.com/government/el-nino-building-strong-levels-may-impact-crops-australia-asia-and-africa <div class="field-deck"> Current Pacific Ocean temperatures significantly higher than normal </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There's an 80 percent chance the U.S. and the remainder of the world will experience a strong El Nino this fall, winter and going into the early part of 2016, USDA meteorologists say.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/el-nino-building-strong-levels-may-impact-crops-australia-asia-and-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/el-nino-building-strong-levels-may-impact-crops-australia-asia-and-africa#comments Government Management Miscellaneous Wed, 29 Jul 2015 22:07:00 +0000 127511 at http://deltafarmpress.com The rain in the South falls mainly where it feels like it http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/rain-south-falls-mainly-where-it-feels-it <div class="node-body blog-body">Rains in mid-July pushed the drought a little farther away for the Mid-South, but the crops -- and growers -- still have a long way to go in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-press-blog">Farm Press Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/rain-south-falls-mainly-where-it-feels-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/rain-south-falls-mainly-where-it-feels-it#comments Management Irrigation Technology Farm Press Blog Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:24:00 +0000 127501 at http://deltafarmpress.com Winning the peanut wars: Part III http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/winning-peanut-wars-part-iii <div class="node-body video-body">Peanut farmers should be cautious in applying herbicides on their peanuts in late season along with paying careful attention to irrigation termination scheduling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/winning-peanut-wars-part-iii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/winning-peanut-wars-part-iii#comments Peanuts Irrigation Technology Weed Control Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:44:00 +0000 127481 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mississippi farmers, beekeepers work together to protect bees http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/mississippi-farmers-beekeepers-work-together-protect-bees <div class="field-byline"> Kerri Collins Lewis, Mississippi State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pitting farmers against beekeepers does little to solve the problems facing pollinators. “In some cases, anti-pesticide groups are using the challenges facing bee health as an opportunity to set up a very black-and-white, good guy versus bad guy scenario when it comes to agricultural production,” said Angus Catchot, an entomologist with the Mississippi State University Extension Service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/mississippi-farmers-beekeepers-work-together-protect-bees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/mississippi-farmers-beekeepers-work-together-protect-bees#comments Cotton Soybeans Management Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:55:00 +0000 126671 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo: Getty Images Easy-to-understand beef genomics on eXtension website http://deltafarmpress.com/livestock/easy-understand-beef-genomics-extension-website <div class="field-byline"> Duane Dailey, University of Missouri Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For beef herd owners facing genetic data overload at breeding time, a new website, eBEEF.org, can help. Useful information is put in terms farmers understand, Decker says. All in one easy-to-use spot on the Internet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/livestock/easy-understand-beef-genomics-extension-website" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/livestock/easy-understand-beef-genomics-extension-website#comments Livestock Management Cattle Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:33:00 +0000 126821 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Six land-grant university specialists are working together sorting out the most helpful Internet items about herd genetics.</p> Delta Farm Press Calendar of Events http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-farm-press-calendar-events <div class="node-body article-body">Meetings, trade shows, field days and conferences for those involved in Mid-South agriculture.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-farm-press-calendar-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-farm-press-calendar-events#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Events Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mid-South Agricultural Finance Conference set Aug. 5 http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agricultural-finance-conference-set-aug-5 <div class="field-deck"> Registration deadline is July 31 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers and lenders can learn the latest about production financing and marketing at the University of Tennessee at Matin's annual Mid-South Agricultural Finance Conference Aug. 5.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agricultural-finance-conference-set-aug-5" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agricultural-finance-conference-set-aug-5#comments Management Miscellaneous Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:36:00 +0000 127451 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>David Kohl speaks to farmers about financial management in a low-price era.</p> High nighttime temperatures a concern for rice producers http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/high-nighttime-temperatures-concern-rice-producers <div class="node-body article-body">Arkansas farmers are still concerned with the weather as they continue to push the 2015 rice crop ahead.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/high-nighttime-temperatures-concern-rice-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/high-nighttime-temperatures-concern-rice-producers#comments Rice Management Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:45:00 +0000 127441 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Diseased wheat plagues Missouri farmers http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/diseased-wheat-plagues-missouri-farmers <div class="field-byline"> Jason Vance, University of Missouri Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Missouri farmers have had a tough time harvesting their wheat crop, and now disease is making it hard or even impossible to sell, says Pat Westhoff, director of the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/diseased-wheat-plagues-missouri-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/diseased-wheat-plagues-missouri-farmers#comments Wheat Markets Management Wheat Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:38:00 +0000 127431 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Section 179 extension part of Senate Finance Committee bill http://deltafarmpress.com/government/section-179-extension-part-senate-finance-committee-bill <div class="field-deck"> Bill would extend agriculture-friendly provisions through 2016 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Section 179 allows farmers to expense and depreciate property they have purchased or repaired for their operations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/section-179-extension-part-senate-finance-committee-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/section-179-extension-part-senate-finance-committee-bill#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Buying/Purchasing Legislation Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18:39:00 +0000 127421 at http://deltafarmpress.com USDA economist predicts improving stocks situation for rice http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/usda-economist-predicts-improving-stocks-situation-rice <div class="node-body article-body">Nathan Childs, USDA's rice markets expert, gives update on outlook for 2015-16 crop on University of Arkansas Food and Agribusiness Webinar series.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/usda-economist-predicts-improving-stocks-situation-rice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/usda-economist-predicts-improving-stocks-situation-rice#comments Rice Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:36:00 +0000 127411 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press How might Mid-South producers utilize ESN fertilizer? http://deltafarmpress.com/management/how-might-mid-south-producers-utilize-esn-fertilizer <div class="field-deck"> Product makes move from Midwest grain into Delta fields </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Data has shown that, in general, in our warm climate and with application in an April timeframe with soil temperatures above 70 degrees, the product will release its nitrogen over about 35 to 40 days." -- Bobby Golden, Mississippi Extension rice and soil fertility agronomist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/how-might-mid-south-producers-utilize-esn-fertilizer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/how-might-mid-south-producers-utilize-esn-fertilizer#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Government Management Fertilizers Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:22:00 +0000 127081 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>AT A LATE June field day in Stoneville, Miss., ESN reps and growers check trial plots of soybeans for impact with the controlled-release nitrogen.</p> MSU professor to lead national beef organization http://deltafarmpress.com/livestock/msu-professor-lead-national-beef-organization <div class="field-byline"> Vanessa Beeson, Mississippi State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Jane Parish, a Mississippi State University professor is the new executive director of the Beef Improvement Federation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/livestock/msu-professor-lead-national-beef-organization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/livestock/msu-professor-lead-national-beef-organization#comments Livestock Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:44:00 +0000 126641 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Jane Parish</p> LSU AgCenter, College of Engineering partner for water research, outreach http://deltafarmpress.com/irrigation-technology/lsu-agcenter-college-engineering-partner-water-research-outreach <div class="field-byline"> Olivia McClure, LSU AgCenter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“This opportunity to pool faculty between the AgCenter and College of Engineering simply makes sense and offers an efficient way to address Louisiana’s water resource needs.” -- Rogers Leonard, LSU AgCenter associate vice president.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/irrigation-technology/lsu-agcenter-college-engineering-partner-water-research-outreach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/irrigation-technology/lsu-agcenter-college-engineering-partner-water-research-outreach#comments Government Management Equipment Irrigation Technology Irrigation Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:36:00 +0000 127221 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Frank Tsai, director of the Louisiana Water Resources Research Institute, speaks to LSU AgCenter researchers and extension agents who conduct water-related projects at a meeting on July 6 in Alexandria, Louisiana. The institute and the AgCenter are partnering to address Louisiana water issues through research and outreach. <em>Photo by Olivia McClure/LSU AgCenter</em></p> Formaldehyde, anyone? More contamination in fish from Vietnam/China http://deltafarmpress.com/miscellaneous/formaldehyde-anyone-more-contamination-fish-vietnamchina <div class="node-body article-body">Testing found “unnaturally high amounts of formaldehyde in four of 15 samples of imported frozen white fish species purchased in national food retail store branches in Greensboro, N.C.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/miscellaneous/formaldehyde-anyone-more-contamination-fish-vietnamchina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/miscellaneous/formaldehyde-anyone-more-contamination-fish-vietnamchina#comments Livestock Miscellaneous Catfish Import and Export Livestock Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:48:00 +0000 127401 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>Contamination continues to be a problem with fish imported into the U.S., the latest incident involving fish samples contaminated with formaldehyde.</strong></em></p> Cotton industry needs to address manmade fiber issues before prices can improve http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-industry-needs-address-manmade-fiber-issues-prices-can-improve <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. cotton producers will continue to be hammered by market forces outside their control until industry addresses manmade fiber issues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-industry-needs-address-manmade-fiber-issues-prices-can-improve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-industry-needs-address-manmade-fiber-issues-prices-can-improve#comments Cotton Corn Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:25:00 +0000 127381 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>PAT MCCLATCHY, left, commodity broker and founder of the Ag Market Network, welcomes attendees to the Cotton Roundtable Discussion at the Intercontinental Exchange in New York. With McClatchy are Joe Nicosia, executive vice president, Louis Dreyfus Commodities LLC; Ben Jackson, president and CEO of the Intercontinental Exchange; and Dr. O.A. Cleveland, professor emeritus with Mississippi State University.</p> Building El Nino to be topic of University of Arkansas webinar http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/building-el-nino-be-topic-university-arkansas-webinar <div class="node-body article-body">University of Arkansas Food and Agribusiness Webinar series to feature presentations by two USDA meteorologists who are also experts on the economics of crop production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/building-el-nino-be-topic-university-arkansas-webinar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/building-el-nino-be-topic-university-arkansas-webinar#comments Corn Government Miscellaneous Fri, 24 Jul 2015 03:13:00 +0000 127371 at http://deltafarmpress.com USDA issues deregulation decision on Enlist cotton trait http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/usda-issues-deregulation-decision-enlist-cotton-trait <div class="node-body article-body">USDA lifts regulatory hurdle for planting of Enlist cotton in U.S.; growers await EPA decision on new 2,4-D formulation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/usda-issues-deregulation-decision-enlist-cotton-trait" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/usda-issues-deregulation-decision-enlist-cotton-trait#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Thu, 23 Jul 2015 22:38:00 +0000 127361 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Winning the peanut wars: Part II http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/winning-peanut-wars-part-ii <div class="node-body video-body">Boron is one of those nutrients that can be overlooked in a peanut fertility program, but it can make a difference in yields, according to Mississippi State University Extension peanut specialist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/winning-peanut-wars-part-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/winning-peanut-wars-part-ii#comments Peanuts Thu, 23 Jul 2015 02:49:00 +0000 127351 at http://deltafarmpress.com PPO-resistant pigweeds confirmed in Arkansas, Tennessee http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/ppo-resistant-pigweeds-confirmed-arkansas-tennessee <div class="field-deck"> Mid-South pigweeds overcome yet another chemistry </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"PPO products have been the bedrock of our weed control programs for years. To lose them, especially post, is a big blow." -- Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee weed specialist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/ppo-resistant-pigweeds-confirmed-arkansas-tennessee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/ppo-resistant-pigweeds-confirmed-arkansas-tennessee#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Weed Control Resistant Weeds Wed, 22 Jul 2015 20:45:00 +0000 127341 at http://deltafarmpress.com Suspect PPO-resistant pigweed fields showing up everywhere http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/suspect-ppo-resistant-pigweed-fields-showing-everywhere <div class="field-byline"> Bob Scott, University of Arkansas Extension Weed Specialist </div> <div class="field-deck"> New resistance development means big headaches </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"I have been in several fields this year where it does appear that either Valor PRE or Flexstar POST, or both, have failed." -- Bob Scott.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/suspect-ppo-resistant-pigweed-fields-showing-everywhere" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/suspect-ppo-resistant-pigweed-fields-showing-everywhere#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Management Weed Control Resistant Weeds Wed, 22 Jul 2015 18:56:00 +0000 127331 at http://deltafarmpress.com Arkansas ‘Mud Drive’ improving state’s economy http://deltafarmpress.com/management/arkansas-mud-drive-improving-state-s-economy <div class="field-byline"> The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">'Mud Drive' voluntary program provides incentives for farms, land management, hunting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/arkansas-mud-drive-improving-state-s-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/arkansas-mud-drive-improving-state-s-economy#comments Rice Government Management Weed Control Miscellaneous Business Plant and Animal Health Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:21:00 +0000 127321 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Photo by Kyle Massey</em></p> Winning the peanut wars: Part I http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/winning-peanut-wars-part-i <div class="node-body video-body">Peanut farmers battle elements in early season; hope for better weather for remainder of the peanut growing season, Mississippi Extension peanut specialist says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/winning-peanut-wars-part-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/winning-peanut-wars-part-i#comments Peanuts Tue, 21 Jul 2015 21:55:00 +0000 127311 at http://deltafarmpress.com Fine tuning crop irrigation in the Mid-South: Part III http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/fine-tuning-crop-irrigation-mid-south-part-iii <div class="node-body video-body">Center pivots aren't as prevalent as they once were across the Mid-South, but that doesn't mean producers should give up on them for putting water on their crops, according to Bubba Simmons.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/fine-tuning-crop-irrigation-mid-south-part-iii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/fine-tuning-crop-irrigation-mid-south-part-iii#comments Soybeans Mon, 20 Jul 2015 22:51:00 +0000 127301 at http://deltafarmpress.com New weed management technologies will require additional safeguards http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-weed-management-technologies-will-require-additional-safeguards <div class="node-body article-body">With new dicamba and 2,4-D technologies expected to be available to Mississippi growers in 2016, requirements for their use will be more stringent than for current restricted use chemistries, says John Campbell.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-weed-management-technologies-will-require-additional-safeguards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-weed-management-technologies-will-require-additional-safeguards#comments Cotton Agriculture Technology Weed Control Biotech Traits Herbicide-tolerant crops Mon, 20 Jul 2015 20:07:00 +0000 127291 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>Correct sprayer tips will be critical for applications to new dicamba and 2,4-D-tolerant cotton varieties to minimize drift. This Mississippi State University demonstration shows how spray from various tips can drift even in minimal wind conditions.</strong></em></p>