Cotton http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en Seeking high yields, the reduction of acid rain and the need for sulfur http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seeking-high-yields-reduction-acid-rain-and-need-sulfur <div class="field-deck"> Are you applying the proper amount of sulfur? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">No acid rain? Great! But that means sulfur applications are important. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seeking-high-yields-reduction-acid-rain-and-need-sulfur" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seeking-high-yields-reduction-acid-rain-and-need-sulfur#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Fertilizers Nutrient Supply Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:26:00 +0000 119381 at http://deltafarmpress.com Stoneville looking at possibility of higher-yielding cotton varieties in 2015-16 http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/stoneville-looking-possibility-higher-yielding-cotton-varieties-2015-16 <div class="node-body video-body">Cotton growers could have diversity, higher yields in new Stoneville varieties in coming years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/stoneville-looking-possibility-higher-yielding-cotton-varieties-2015-16" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/stoneville-looking-possibility-higher-yielding-cotton-varieties-2015-16#comments Cotton Management Agriculture Technology Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:14:00 +0000 119811 at http://deltafarmpress.com Beltwide Cotton Conferences: focus on new herbicide-tolerant cotton traits http://deltafarmpress.com/beltwide-cotton-conferences-focus-new-herbicide-tolerant-cotton-traits <div class="node-body link-body">The 2015 Beltwide Cotton Conferences will include a special section on the adoption of 2,4-D and dicamba-tolerant cotton when they become available in 2015 or 2016.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://deltafarmpress.com/site-files/deltafarmpress.com/files/IMG_2536.jpg?1417018810" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/beltwide-cotton-conferences-focus-new-herbicide-tolerant-cotton-traits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:16:00 +0000 119801 at http://deltafarmpress.com Gary Adams named to be next president, CEO of National Cotton Council http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/gary-adams-named-be-next-president-ceo-national-cotton-council <div class="node-body article-body">National Cotton Council's farm policy and economics expert to become the chief staff person for the U.S. cotton industry's umbrella organization.</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/gary-adams-named-be-next-president-ceo-national-cotton-council" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/gary-adams-named-be-next-president-ceo-national-cotton-council#comments Cotton Markets Government Management Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:00:00 +0000 119721 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>GARY ADAMS, left, currently vice president for economic and policy analysis at the National Cotton Council, visits with Ted Schneider, a producer from Lake Providence, La., at STAX/Farm Bill Workshop held by the Council, the Louisiana Farm Bureau and the Louisiana Cotton &amp; Grain Association in Monroe./</p> Undocumented farmworkers shown no favoritism in Obama immigration plan http://deltafarmpress.com/government/undocumented-farmworkers-shown-no-favoritism-obama-immigration-plan <div class="field-deck"> Between 500,000 and 1.75 million working in United States </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Agriculture reacts to Obama immigration plan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/undocumented-farmworkers-shown-no-favoritism-obama-immigration-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/undocumented-farmworkers-shown-no-favoritism-obama-immigration-plan#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Government Hired Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:09:00 +0000 119701 at http://deltafarmpress.com Hard choices for farm bill sign-up http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hard-choices-farm-bill-sign <div class="field-byline"> Duane Dailey, University of Missouri Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Crop farmers have hard decisions to make under the 2014 farm bill. This farm bill is like nothing you’ve seen before,” says Scott Brown, University of Missouri agricultural economist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hard-choices-farm-bill-sign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hard-choices-farm-bill-sign#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Wed, 19 Nov 2014 22:31:00 +0000 119551 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 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Cotton varieties perform despite extremes http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-varieties-perform-despite-extremes <div class="node-body article-body">The 2014 cotton production season wasn't the best, but cotton varieties performed consistently despite the stresses.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-varieties-perform-despite-extremes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-varieties-perform-despite-extremes#comments Cotton Bollgard LibertyLink Roundup Ready Widestrike Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:30:00 +0000 119341 at http://deltafarmpress.com Reversing the impact of salt on cropland http://deltafarmpress.com/management/reversing-impact-salt-cropland <div class="field-deck"> Report looks at world’s irrigated acreage, problems with salt </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With world population headed towards nine billion, concerns on the rise over salt degradation of cropland.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/reversing-impact-salt-cropland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/reversing-impact-salt-cropland#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Management Irrigation Technology Irrigation Salinity Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:19:00 +0000 119331 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farmers, ag technology providers reach agreement on big data http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farmers-ag-technology-providers-reach-agreement-big-data <div class="field-byline"> American Farm Bureau Federation </div> <div class="field-deck"> Privacy and security principles expected to accelerate technology adoption </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A coalition of major farm organizations and agriculture technology providers have reached an agreement on data privacy and security principles that will encourage the use and development of a full range of innovative, technology-driven tools and services to boost the productivity, efficiency and profitability of American agriculture.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farmers-ag-technology-providers-reach-agreement-big-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farmers-ag-technology-providers-reach-agreement-big-data#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:42:00 +0000 119501 at http://deltafarmpress.com