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  • Jul 17, 2015
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    Delta Farm Press

    Late Mississippi cotton crop starts catching up

    Weather delays have caused wide variability in growth of Mississippi's 2015 cotton crop, says Darrin Dodds, but in early July the crop was beginning to catch up....More
  • Jul 15, 2015
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    Delta Farm Press

    Farm bill implementation continues to challenge

    Even though implementation is still under way for programs in the 2014 farm bill, there are “already amendments being introduced in Congress to try and weaken the legislation,” says Gary Adams, National Cotton Council....More
  • Jul 13, 2015
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    Delta Farm Press

    Monitor cotton square retention for insecticide effectiveness

    Growers sometimes think they have insecticide failure with plant bug control, says Angus Catchot, Mississippi Extension entomologist, but the best way to determine this is through square retention....More
  • Jul 13, 2015
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    Delta Farm Press

    O.A. Cleveland: Weather and economic uncertainties overhang cotton market

    Weather problems in the U.S. and other major cotton producing countries, along with economic uncertainty in China, continue to add uncertainty to the cotton market, says Dr. O. A. Cleveland, Jr....More
  • Jun 15, 2015
    Commentary

    Mike Espy on ag sales to Cuba: ‘Don’t wait—go there, meet farmers’

    "I believe things are going to open up relatively soon” with Cuba, says former Secretary of Agriculture Mike Espy, and those wanting to do business there should be laying the groundwork....More
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