Cotton http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en In managing pigweed, don’t neglect grass control http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/managing-pigweed-don-t-neglect-grass-control <div class="node-body article-body">There's a reason why grasses became more prevalent in west Tennessee in 2014. According to Larry Steckel, they might not have gotten the attention they deserve.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/managing-pigweed-don-t-neglect-grass-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/managing-pigweed-don-t-neglect-grass-control#comments Cotton Biotech Seed/Transgenic Seed Corn Cotton Herbicide-tolerant crops Soybean Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:02:00 +0000 118511 at http://deltafarmpress.com Dicamba-tolerant crops soon to be a reality http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/dicamba-tolerant-crops-soon-be-reality <div class="field-byline"> Bob Scott, Arkansas Extension Weed Scientist </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Monsanto reached a milestone last month in its bid to register dicamba-tolerant (Xtend) soybeans and cotton. The USDA comment period was officially opened. According to Monsanto, cotton deregulation is scheduled for a 2015 release. Soybeans could be available at that same time depending on worldwide acceptance of the GMO trait. Monsanto estimates 2016 as a release date of Xtend soybeans. There are still a lot of regulatory hoops to jump through.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/dicamba-tolerant-crops-soon-be-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/dicamba-tolerant-crops-soon-be-reality#comments Cotton Soybeans Management Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:40:00 +0000 118431 at http://deltafarmpress.com Technology an integral part of farming operations for Seward and Son http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/technology-integral-part-farming-operations-seward-and-son <div class="node-body article-body">Seward and Son Planting Company at Louise, Miss., employs a sophisticated array of electronic technology for variable rate applications of chemicals and fertilizers, precision planting, equipment operation, irrigation control and monitoring, and data collection/analysis on their 2,300-acre operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/technology-integral-part-farming-operations-seward-and-son" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/technology-integral-part-farming-operations-seward-and-son#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Agriculture Technology Corn Cotton Crops Precision farming Soybean Technology Variable Rate Application Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:03:00 +0000 118201 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>&shy;&shy;<em><strong>BYRON AND DARRINGTON SEWARD at their Louise, Miss., grain storage/drying facility. They can dry 100,000 bushels of corn per day and store 800,000 bushels at this location.</strong></em></p> Target spot a ‘seasonal’ disease in west Tennessee cotton? http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/target-spot-seasonal-disease-west-tennessee-cotton <div class="node-body video-body">University of Tennessee researcher conducting research on possible treatments for target spot in west Tennessee cotton.</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/target-spot-seasonal-disease-west-tennessee-cotton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/target-spot-seasonal-disease-west-tennessee-cotton#comments Cotton Management Agriculture Technology Miscellaneous Wed, 24 Sep 2014 20:49:00 +0000 118471 at http://deltafarmpress.com 2,4-D as you thought you would never use it! http://deltafarmpress.com/management/24-d-you-thought-you-would-never-use-it <div class="field-byline"> Bob Scott, Arkansas Extension Weed Scientist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dow AgroSciences is making progress towards registration with its new Enlist Duo herbicide. This technology — Enlist corn and soybeans and Enlist E3 soybeans — has been deregulated by USDA. This technology combines tolerance of both glyphosate and glufosinate with 2,4-D.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/24-d-you-thought-you-would-never-use-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/24-d-you-thought-you-would-never-use-it#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:40:00 +0000 118321 at http://deltafarmpress.com Next cotton update is Friday, Sept. 19 http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/next-cotton-update-friday-sept-19 <div class="node-body article-body">Get the latest on cotton prices and fundamentals from O.A. Cleveland every Friday, at 6 p.m.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/next-cotton-update-friday-sept-19" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/next-cotton-update-friday-sept-19#comments Cotton Markets Cotton Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:59:00 +0000 118411 at http://deltafarmpress.com What's next in herbicide-tolerant crops? http://deltafarmpress.com/management/whats-next-herbicide-tolerant-crops <div class="field-byline"> Bob Scott, Arkansas Extension Weed Scientist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dow AgroSciences passes a major hurdle towards deregulation and registration of 2,4-D tolerant corn and soybeans. Monsanto moves forward with dicamba-tolerant crops.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/whats-next-herbicide-tolerant-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/whats-next-herbicide-tolerant-crops#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:58:00 +0000 118261 at http://deltafarmpress.com Demand for high quality propping up cotton prices http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/demand-high-quality-propping-cotton-prices <div class="node-body article-body">With the huge glut of cotton in the world, fundamentals suggest lower prices. But the scarcity of high quality cotton is propping up prices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/demand-high-quality-propping-cotton-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/demand-high-quality-propping-cotton-prices#comments Cotton Markets Equipment Cotton Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:38:00 +0000 118181 at http://deltafarmpress.com Real-world herbicide resistance very complex issue http://deltafarmpress.com/management/real-world-herbicide-resistance-very-complex-issue <div class="field-deck"> 'A wicked problem' </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Herbicide Summit II demonstrated key leadership in the Weed Science Society of America and various federal agencies in Washington “get it” herbicide-resistant weeds pose a major threat to agriculture globally.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/real-world-herbicide-resistance-very-complex-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/real-world-herbicide-resistance-very-complex-issue#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:01:00 +0000 118291 at http://deltafarmpress.com Precision planting technology pays dividends for Jack and Brandon Huerkamp http://deltafarmpress.com/management/precision-planting-technology-pays-dividends-jack-and-brandon-huerkamp <div class="node-body article-body">“You’ve got to be careful to not be so dazzled by the bells and whistles of technology that you overlook the main reasons for buying it," says Mississippi farmer Jack Huerkamp. "The overriding consideration should be: Will it help me to do my work more efficiently, and will it make money for me?”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/precision-planting-technology-pays-dividends-jack-and-brandon-huerkamp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/precision-planting-technology-pays-dividends-jack-and-brandon-huerkamp#comments Cotton Corn Management Agriculture Technology Corn Cotton Crops Equipment Management No Till Technology Variable Rate Application Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:16:00 +0000 117941 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px; "><strong style="font-size: 13px; ">JACK HUERKAMP, right, and son Brandon with the precision planter equipment they say gives them more consistent crops, regardless of soil type or compaction, and better yields. They grow cotton and corn in Noxubee County, Miss.</strong></em></p>