Crops http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/5264/more en 2015 Mid-South Farm & Gin Show opens today http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/2015-mid-south-farm-gin-show-opens-today <div class="node-body video-body">The Mid-South Farm & Gin Show opens today, Feb. 27, at the Memphis Cook Convention Center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/2015-mid-south-farm-gin-show-opens-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/2015-mid-south-farm-gin-show-opens-today#comments Cotton Management Cotton Crops Mid-South Farm and Gin Show Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:37:00 +0000 123141 at http://deltafarmpress.com Soil temperature is important when planting peanuts http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/soil-temperature-important-when-planting-peanuts <div class="node-body article-body">“If you can possibly do so, wait for soil temperatures in the 68-70 degree range to plant peanuts,” says Jason Sarver, Mississippi State University Extension peanut specialist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/soil-temperature-important-when-planting-peanuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/soil-temperature-important-when-planting-peanuts#comments Peanuts Management Peanut Seed Seedling And Root Diseases Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:16:00 +0000 122741 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong><span style="font-size: 13px;">CHARLIE STOKES, from left, Monroe County Extension Agent, Aberdeen, Miss.; Jason Sarver, Mississippi State University Extension peanut specialist; and Johnny Yielding, Tremont, Miss., producer, were among participants at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Peanut Growers Association.</span></strong></em></p> Another big day for 2015 Mid-South Farm & Gin Show http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/another-big-day-2015-mid-south-farm-gin-show <div class="node-body video-body">The second day of the Mid-South Farm & Gin Show opens today at the downtown Memphis Cook Convention Center. More than 400 exhibitors will be participating.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/another-big-day-2015-mid-south-farm-gin-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/another-big-day-2015-mid-south-farm-gin-show#comments Cotton Management Cotton Crops Mid-South Farm and Gin Show Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:41:00 +0000 123151 at http://deltafarmpress.com Top Five Tips to make the most of your Gin Show experience http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/top-five-tips-make-most-your-gin-show-experience <div class="node-body blog-body">Get ready for the upcoming crop season. Attend the Mid-South Farm and Gin Show this week.</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/top-five-tips-make-most-your-gin-show-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/top-five-tips-make-most-your-gin-show-experience#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Fiber Crops Farm Press Blog Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:28:00 +0000 122951 at http://deltafarmpress.com Seed treatments crucial to prevent sorghum pests http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seed-treatments-crucial-prevent-sorghum-pests <div class="field-byline"> Nathan Gregory, Mississippi State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Seed treatment and increased crop monitoring will be critical in preventing sugarcane aphids from causing major damage to future grain sorghum crops in Mississippi.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seed-treatments-crucial-prevent-sorghum-pests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seed-treatments-crucial-prevent-sorghum-pests#comments Management Grain Sorghum Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:14:00 +0000 122191 at http://deltafarmpress.com Nick Seiter, University of Arkansas Extension Grower participation in politics vital for peanuts and ag, lobbyist says http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/grower-participation-politics-vital-peanuts-and-ag-lobbyist-says <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers need to become more involved in the political process if they want to continue to have meaningful government farm programs, says Bob Redding, The Redding Firm, Washington, D.C.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/grower-participation-politics-vital-peanuts-and-ag-lobbyist-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/grower-participation-politics-vital-peanuts-and-ag-lobbyist-says#comments Peanuts Government Current Marketing and Promotion Peanut Thu, 19 Feb 2015 04:30:00 +0000 122221 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>NATE CHILDERS, from left, and John Trammell, both with U.S. Ag, LLC, Luthersville, Ga.; and Daniel Britt, DeltAg, Greenville, Miss., were among those attending the annual meeting of the Mississippi Peanut Growers Association.</em></p> Mississippi Peanut Growers memorial scholarship honors Don Self http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-growers-memorial-scholarship-honors-don-self <div class="node-body article-body">A scholarship honoring the late Don Self, Hamilton, Miss., peanut producer and National Peanut Board member, has been created by the Mississippi Peanut Growers Association.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-growers-memorial-scholarship-honors-don-self" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-growers-memorial-scholarship-honors-don-self#comments Peanuts Miscellaneous Peanut People Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:45:00 +0000 122451 at http://deltafarmpress.com Despite oversupply, U.S. peanut producers may boost acres http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/despite-oversupply-us-peanut-producers-may-boost-acres <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. peanut producers are going to have to learn to live with production and price volatility, says Marshall Lamb, research leader at the USDA/ARS National Peanut Research Laboratory at Dawson, Ga.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/despite-oversupply-us-peanut-producers-may-boost-acres" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/despite-oversupply-us-peanut-producers-may-boost-acres#comments Peanuts Markets Import and Export Marketing and Promotion Peanut Tue, 17 Feb 2015 01:32:00 +0000 122241 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em style="font-size: 13px;">MARSHALL LAMB, research leader, and Staci Ingram, biological science lab technician, at the National Peanut Research Laboratory, Dawson, Ga., visit with Joe Morgan, Jr., Hattiesburg, Miss., producer, at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Peanut Growers Association.</em></p> Advice to cotton growers: Don’t skimp on crop fertility http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/advice-cotton-growers-don-t-skimp-crop-fertility <div class="node-body video-body">With 63-cent cotton, and lower prices for other Mid-South crops, there may be a tendency for growers to cut back on fertility, says Darrin Dodds. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/advice-cotton-growers-don-t-skimp-crop-fertility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/advice-cotton-growers-don-t-skimp-crop-fertility#comments Cotton Management Cotton Fertilizer Inputs Mon, 16 Feb 2015 21:33:00 +0000 122581 at http://deltafarmpress.com Peanut allergy: What the public thinks widely misses the mark http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/peanut-allergy-what-public-thinks-widely-misses-mark <div class="node-body blog-body">The general public’s perception of the extent of peanut allergy is way off the mark in terms of reality, says Ryan Lepicier, vice president of marketing and communications for the National Peanut Board.</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/peanut-allergy-what-public-thinks-widely-misses-mark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/peanut-allergy-what-public-thinks-widely-misses-mark#comments Peanuts Miscellaneous Columnists Peanut Farm Press Blog Mon, 16 Feb 2015 13:49:00 +0000 122761 at http://deltafarmpress.com