Cotton http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en ‘Great’ employees keep a cotton gin moving http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/great-employees-keep-cotton-gin-moving <div class="node-body video-body">Southern Cotton Ginner of the Year Gregg Sain gives credit to employees for smooth-operating gin in Kennett, Mo. </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/great-employees-keep-cotton-gin-moving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/great-employees-keep-cotton-gin-moving#comments Cotton Government Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:31:00 +0000 123211 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill update: Decisions with and without web-based decision aid http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-decisions-and-without-web-based-decision-aid <div class="field-byline"> Anita Wilson, Tony Franco and Bobby Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> Questions and answers </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s note: Anita Wilson is Agricultural Program Specialist for the Arkansas FSA, Tony Franco is the Chief of Farm Programs for the Arkansas FSA, and Bobby Coats is Professor, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture.</em></p> <p><strong>What is the new extended timeline to update yield history or reallocate base acres? Has the timeline to elect ARC or PLC coverage changed?</strong></p> <p>Timeline to elect ARC or PLC coverage:</p> <p style="margin-left:13.7pt;">&bull; September 29, 2014 until March 31, 2015 &ndash; Update yields &amp; reallocate base acres</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-decisions-and-without-web-based-decision-aid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-decisions-and-without-web-based-decision-aid#comments Cotton Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:51:00 +0000 123191 at http://deltafarmpress.com Cotton growers could receive 72 cents to 73 cents for cotton in 2015 http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-growers-could-receive-72-cents-73-cents-cotton-2015 <div class="node-body video-body">Dr. O.A. Cleveland, emeritus professor and veteran cotton analyst at Mississippi State University says there may be life left in cotton futures despite the gloom and doom predictions.</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/cotton-growers-could-receive-72-cents-73-cents-cotton-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-growers-could-receive-72-cents-73-cents-cotton-2015#comments Cotton Sat, 28 Feb 2015 13:39:00 +0000 123171 at http://deltafarmpress.com 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 Farm program sign-up extended 30 days http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-program-sign-extended-30-days <div class="field-deck"> New deadline of March 31 ‘a great relief’ </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“The deadline extension comes as a great relief -- for both the FSA staff and the farmers."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-program-sign-extended-30-days" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-program-sign-extended-30-days#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Management Crop Farm Bill Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:02:00 +0000 123161 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mid-South agriculture law/regulations on April 17 meeting agenda http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda <div class="field-deck"> Register now for the Mid-South Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mid-South Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference to kick off April 17.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Management Agriculture Technology Miscellaneous Business Practices and Systems Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:32:00 +0000 122831 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill update: Today is last day to update yields, reallocate base acres http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-update-today-last-day-update-yields-reallocate-base-acres <div class="field-byline"> Anita Wilson and Bobby Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> Last chance - make an appointment today </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Feb. 27, 2015, is the last day to update crop yields and/or reallocate base acres under the 2014 farm bill.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-update-today-last-day-update-yields-reallocate-base-acres" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-update-today-last-day-update-yields-reallocate-base-acres#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:30:00 +0000 123131 at http://deltafarmpress.com 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 Wild hogs more than mere nuisance http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/wild-hogs-more-mere-nuisance <div class="field-byline"> Marina D’Abreau Denny, Mississippi State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wild hogs are a nuisance and potential danger to farmers and landowners throughout the United States. Brought to the Americas by early Spanish explorers as a livestock animal and later transported by hunting enthusiasts, wild hogs have spread rapidly throughout the Southeast.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/wild-hogs-more-mere-nuisance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/wild-hogs-more-mere-nuisance#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:19:00 +0000 122211 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>WILD HOGS reproduce quickly, have few natural predators and can cause damage and spread disease, making them more than a mere nuisance to humans.</p> Farm bill update: PLC and ARC questions and answers http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers <div class="field-byline"> Anita Wilson and Bobby Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> Q&A. Timeline. Webinars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The current program payment yield under the 2014 Farm Bill is the farm's counter-cyclical (CC) yield in effect on Sept. 30, 2013. The owner of the farm may choose to update the CC yield; this yield will be used to calculate PLC payments on the farm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:17:00 +0000 123041 at http://deltafarmpress.com