Soybeans http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6031/more en NCC continuing to seek a path for cottonseed 'other oilseed' designation http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/ncc-continuing-seek-path-cottonseed-other-oilseed-designation <div class="node-body video-body">Cotton industry leaders plan to renew efforts to have cottonseed designated as an other oilseed either in Congress or with the new administration.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/ncc-continuing-seek-path-cottonseed-other-oilseed-designation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/ncc-continuing-seek-path-cottonseed-other-oilseed-designation#comments Cotton Soybeans Markets Government Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:24:00 +0000 137661 at http://deltafarmpress.com Hands-on ‘Soybean College’ set for Aug. 18 in Newport, Ark. http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/hands-soybean-college-set-aug-18-newport-ark <div class="node-body article-body">“Sign-up will be limited to the first 200. The main reason is there will be breakout groups and we want to keep them small. That’ll facilitate learning and interaction." -- Jeremy Ross, Arkansas Extension soybean specialist.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/hands-soybean-college-set-aug-18-newport-ark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/hands-soybean-college-set-aug-18-newport-ark#comments Soybeans Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Irrigation Technology Weed Control Seminars Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:58:00 +0000 137641 at http://deltafarmpress.com Dicamba drift incidents have ripple effect http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/dicamba-drift-incidents-have-ripple-effect <div class="field-deck"> EU approves Xtend soybeans for import </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The dicamba drift “is an absolute shame. There’s blame to pass around to many facets of agriculture." -- Bob Scott, Arkansas Extension weed specialist. </div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/dicamba-drift-incidents-have-ripple-effect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/dicamba-drift-incidents-have-ripple-effect#comments Soybeans Markets Government Management Agriculture Technology Herbicide-tolerant crops Import and Export Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:44:00 +0000 137621 at http://deltafarmpress.com Improper dicamba use leaves Mid-South a multitude of drift cases http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/improper-dicamba-use-leaves-mid-south-multitude-drift-cases <div class="field-deck"> Xtend soybeans being sprayed over-the-top </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“This is a huge issue and is really unprecedented. The situation with drift in the Bootheel is unlike anything I’ve seen before." -- Kevin Bradley, University of Missouri weed specialist.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/improper-dicamba-use-leaves-mid-south-multitude-drift-cases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/improper-dicamba-use-leaves-mid-south-multitude-drift-cases#comments Soybeans Markets Government Management Agriculture Technology Herbicide-tolerant crops Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:51:00 +0000 137611 at http://deltafarmpress.com Catfish demand high, production steady http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/catfish-demand-high-production-steady <div class="field-byline"> Nathan Gregory, MSU Extension Service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As demand for catfish remains high, the only components of its production trending down this year in Mississippi are pond acreage and the price of feed.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/catfish-demand-high-production-steady" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/catfish-demand-high-production-steady#comments Soybeans Management Tue, 19 Jul 2016 14:05:00 +0000 137441 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>High demand for fingerlings to stock ponds is keeping catfish supply tight and resulting in profits for Mississippi&rsquo;s catfish industry.</em></p> Photo: by MSU Extension Service/Kat Lawrence Supply and demand estimates, global events impacting crop prices http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/supply-and-demand-estimates-global-events-impacting-crop-prices <div class="field-byline"> Robert Coats, University of Arkansas </div> <div class="field-deck"> A closer look at rice, soybeans, cotton, corn and wheat in July 12 report </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"As for building supply concerns, the WASDE report shows the productive capabilities of U.S. traditional program crop producers is alive and well. Presently, for some commodities this raises concerns that supply will overshadow demand." -- Bobby Coats.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/supply-and-demand-estimates-global-events-impacting-crop-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/supply-and-demand-estimates-global-events-impacting-crop-prices#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Government Import and Export Mon, 18 Jul 2016 14:25:00 +0000 137491 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">Meetings, trade shows, field days and conferences for those involved in Mid-South agriculture.</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 Mon, 18 Jul 2016 11:04:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Kudzu bugs move toward Arkansas soybeans http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/kudzu-bugs-move-toward-arkansas-soybeans <div class="field-byline"> Ryan McGeeney, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture </div> <div class="field-deck"> Patience is key to proper control </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kudzu bugs have made their way across the Delta, into Arkansas, and are poised to begin affecting soybeans in the fall.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/kudzu-bugs-move-toward-arkansas-soybeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/kudzu-bugs-move-toward-arkansas-soybeans#comments Soybeans Management Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:53:00 +0000 137431 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Chuck Capps, DeShea County, Ark., Cooperative Extension Service agricultural agent, examines a vial containing kudzu bug specimens during field training in Phillips County, Ark. Agents and specialists with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture collected kudzu bugs from both a commercial soybean field and a large kudzu patch in Phillips County on July 6, 2016. The pests, which overwinter in kudzu, were discovered in soybeans for the first time this year, after having been first detected in the state in 2012.</p> (Photo: University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture/Ryan Mcgeeney House passes GMO-labeling bill 306 to 117 http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-gmo-labeling-bill-306-117 <div class="field-deck"> Legislation now heads to White House </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To identify GMO ingredients, food manufacturers will be able to use labeling text, specially-designed symbols or a QR code that can be scanned with a Smartphone. </div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-gmo-labeling-bill-306-117" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-gmo-labeling-bill-306-117#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Wheat Livestock Markets Government Agriculture Technology Weed Control Legislation Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:34:00 +0000 137471 at http://deltafarmpress.com Dicamba drift cutting Mid-South soybean yields http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/dicamba-drift-cutting-mid-south-soybean-yields <div class="field-byline"> Tom Barber, Arkansas Extension Weed Scientist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mid-South soybean fields have been damaged by either drift, volatility, temperature inversions or tank contamination from dicamba herbicide applications.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/dicamba-drift-cutting-mid-south-soybean-yields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/dicamba-drift-cutting-mid-south-soybean-yields#comments Soybeans Management Thu, 14 Jul 2016 13:29:00 +0000 137421 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Several thousand acres of Mid-South soybeans have been affected by either drift, volatility, temperature inversions or tank contamination from <span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="dicamba">dicamba</span> herbicide applications.</em></p> Photo: Tom Barber/University of Arkansas