Cotton http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en Dicamba-tolerant cotton on track for 2015 launch; soybeans slated for 2016 http://deltafarmpress.com/government/dicamba-tolerant-cotton-track-2015-launch-soybeans-slated-2016 <div class="node-body video-body">Monsanto planning to bring dicamba-tolerant cotton to market in 2015; will delay soybean trait until 2016 -- assuming all regulatory approvals are in place.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/dicamba-tolerant-cotton-track-2015-launch-soybeans-slated-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/dicamba-tolerant-cotton-track-2015-launch-soybeans-slated-2016#comments Cotton Soybeans Government Management Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:54:00 +0000 116731 at http://deltafarmpress.com Lawmakers urge quick farm bill implementation http://deltafarmpress.com/government/lawmakers-urge-quick-farm-bill-implementation <div class="field-deck"> In face of disasters, APH adjustment major talking point </div> <div class="node-body article-body">House subcommittee hears from USDA under secretary on farm bill implementation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/lawmakers-urge-quick-farm-bill-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/lawmakers-urge-quick-farm-bill-implementation#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Farm Bill Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:51:00 +0000 116651 at http://deltafarmpress.com Post-flood replanting options and new technologies http://deltafarmpress.com/management/post-flood-replanting-options-and-new-technologies <div class="field-deck"> Bob Scott on why producers should look at alternatives </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Late-season replant considerations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/post-flood-replanting-options-and-new-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/post-flood-replanting-options-and-new-technologies#comments Cotton Soybeans Management Herbicide-tolerant crops Resistant Weeds Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:06:00 +0000 116661 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Recent flooding in east Arkansas&#39; St. Francis County.</p> As China’s cotton acres shrink, door opens to more U.S. sales http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/china-s-cotton-acres-shrink-door-opens-more-us-sales <div class="node-body article-body">China is growing less cotton, and that spells opportunity for U.S. cotton, says O.A. Cleveland, Jr., Mississippi State University economics professor emeritus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/china-s-cotton-acres-shrink-door-opens-more-us-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/china-s-cotton-acres-shrink-door-opens-more-us-sales#comments Cotton Markets Government Crops Import and Export State Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:33:00 +0000 116361 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>PRODUCERS Rett Swann and Hal Swann, Guntown, Miss., visit with &nbsp;Ernie Flint, regional Extension specialist, Kosciusko, Miss., at the joint annual meeting of the Mississippi Boll Weevil Management Corporation and the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation&rsquo;s Cotton Policy Committee.</em></p> Variable rate irrigation featured at Milan No-Till Field Day http://deltafarmpress.com/irrigation-technology/variable-rate-irrigation-featured-milan-no-till-field-day <div class="node-body article-body">Variable rate irrigation allows farmers to customize water application based on topography information, soil data maps, yield data and other user-defined information.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/irrigation-technology/variable-rate-irrigation-featured-milan-no-till-field-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/irrigation-technology/variable-rate-irrigation-featured-milan-no-till-field-day#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Markets Management Equipment Irrigation Technology Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:47:00 +0000 116611 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>With variable rate irrigation, farmers can &ldquo;turn on&rdquo; and &ldquo;turn off&rdquo; different sections of an irrigation pivot as it moves across a field, so they can apply water only where it needs to be.</em></p> New post-directed product for cotton addresses pigweed, grasses http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-post-directed-product-cotton-addresses-pigweed-grasses-0 <div class="node-body video-body">Weed scientists working on additional uses for new herbicide products; targeting Zidua for Palmer amaranth and grass control. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-post-directed-product-cotton-addresses-pigweed-grasses-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-post-directed-product-cotton-addresses-pigweed-grasses-0#comments Cotton Corn Weed Control Miscellaneous Thu, 17 Jul 2014 01:29:00 +0000 116601 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Calendar of Events http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-farm-press-calendar-events <div class="node-body article-body">Important 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, 16 Jul 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mississippi leads nation in herbicide-resistant weed species http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/mississippi-leads-nation-herbicide-resistant-weed-species <div class="node-body video-body">Mississippi has the dubious distinction of leading the nation in the number of herbicide-resistant weed species, says Darrin Dodds, Mississippi State University Extension associate professor of plant and soil sciences.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/mississippi-leads-nation-herbicide-resistant-weed-species" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/mississippi-leads-nation-herbicide-resistant-weed-species#comments Cotton Soybeans Management Weed Control Cotton Herbicides People Soybean State Weeds Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:57:00 +0000 116581 at http://deltafarmpress.com New post-directed product for cotton addresses pigweed, grasses http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-post-directed-product-cotton-addresses-pigweed-grasses <div class="node-body video-body">New Zidua post-directed herbicide label in cotton could provide longer residual control of problem weeds, including pigweed and grasses.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-post-directed-product-cotton-addresses-pigweed-grasses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-post-directed-product-cotton-addresses-pigweed-grasses#comments Cotton Management Equipment Weed Control Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:41:00 +0000 116571 at http://deltafarmpress.com They’re everywhere! Armyworms chomping through Mississippi crops http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/they-re-everywhere-armyworms-chomping-through-mississippi-crops <div class="node-body article-body">Armyworms are everywhere in Mississippi this year, says Angus Catchot, Mississippi Extension entomology professor. "They're in bermudagrass pastures, rice, corn, cotton, soybeans, milo — they’re bad, and they’ve been coming since the beginning of May."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/they-re-everywhere-armyworms-chomping-through-mississippi-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/they-re-everywhere-armyworms-chomping-through-mississippi-crops#comments Cotton Management Cotton Crops Foliar insects Insecticides State Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:11:00 +0000 116491 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>BILL BURDINE, from left, regional Extension specialist at the Northeast Mississippi Research and Extension Center, Pontotoc; Angus Catchot, Extension entomology professor, and Darrin Dodds, associate Extension professor of plant and soil sciences, both at Mississippi State University; and Steve Winters, Grenada County Extension agent, were among participants in the joint annual meeting of the Mississippi Boll Weevil Management Corporation and the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation Cotton Policy Committee.</strong></em></p>