Soybeans http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6031/more en National Conservation Systems Cotton & Rice Conference - Jan. 14-16, 2015 http://deltafarmpress.com/management/national-conservation-systems-cotton-rice-conference-jan-14-16-2015 <div class="field-deck"> Crowne Plaza, Baton Rouge, La. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 18th annual National Conservation Systems Cotton & Rice Conference, the Southern Corn & Soybean Conference and the Southern Precision Ag Conference are headed to Baton Rouge, La.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/national-conservation-systems-cotton-rice-conference-jan-14-16-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/national-conservation-systems-cotton-rice-conference-jan-14-16-2015#comments Cotton Soybeans Rice Management Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:13:00 +0000 120751 at http://deltafarmpress.com Thaw in U.S./Cuba relations leading to major new agriculture market? http://deltafarmpress.com/government/thaw-uscuba-relations-leading-major-new-agriculture-market <div class="field-deck"> Reactions to White House announcement roll in </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hope rises among U.S. agriculture advocates that Cuba policy will lead to major new market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/thaw-uscuba-relations-leading-major-new-agriculture-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/thaw-uscuba-relations-leading-major-new-agriculture-market#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Government Import and Export Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:56:00 +0000 120731 at http://deltafarmpress.com Senate tax extender package includes benefits for agriculture http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-tax-extender-package-includes-benefits-agriculture <div class="field-deck"> Section 179, Biodiesel Tax Incentive, waterways infrastructure </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One-year 'fix' for farmers in Senate tax extender package.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-tax-extender-package-includes-benefits-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-tax-extender-package-includes-benefits-agriculture#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Equipment & Supplies Finance Legislation Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:45:00 +0000 120741 at http://deltafarmpress.com What will major shift in U.S. policy toward Cuba mean for agriculture? http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-will-major-shift-us-policy-toward-cuba-mean-agriculture <div class="field-deck"> Rice would benefit greatly if trade barriers lifted </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Obama moves to ease U.S. trade and travel restrictions on Cuba.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-will-major-shift-us-policy-toward-cuba-mean-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-will-major-shift-us-policy-toward-cuba-mean-agriculture#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Import and Export Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:40:00 +0000 120661 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, 17 Dec 2014 14:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Senate passes $1.1 trillion spending package http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-passes-11-trillion-spending-package <div class="field-deck"> Addresses Waterways of the U.S proposed rule </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Senate passes spending bill for 2015 fiscal year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-passes-11-trillion-spending-package" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-passes-11-trillion-spending-package#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Equipment Equipment & Supplies Legislation Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:16:00 +0000 120611 at http://deltafarmpress.com 63rd Mid-South Farm & Gin Show – Feb. 27-28 http://deltafarmpress.com/management/63rd-mid-south-farm-gin-show-feb-27-28 <div class="field-deck"> Cook Convention Center, Memphis </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 2015 Mid-South Farm & Gin Show is set for Feb. 27-28, at the Cook Convention Center in downtown Memphis.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/63rd-mid-south-farm-gin-show-feb-27-28" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/63rd-mid-south-farm-gin-show-feb-27-28#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:32:00 +0000 120111 at http://deltafarmpress.com House passes one-year tax extender package http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-one-year-tax-extender-package <div class="field-deck"> Section 179 provision back to higher levels </div> <div class="node-body article-body">House votes to allow Section 179 to revert to $500,000/$2 million levels for 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-one-year-tax-extender-package" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-one-year-tax-extender-package#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Management Equipment Farm Equipment Thu, 04 Dec 2014 16:47:00 +0000 119941 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mississippi farmer lets technology take the lead http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mississippi-farmer-lets-technology-take-lead <div class="field-byline"> Doreen Muzzi </div> <div class="field-deck"> Putting his trust in moisture sensors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For one accustomed to initiating irrigation every seven days like clockwork, relying instead on moisture sensors to trigger watering requires a good bit of adjustment. Making that change, however, has saved Mississippi corn and soybean grower De Paul both time and money.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mississippi-farmer-lets-technology-take-lead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mississippi-farmer-lets-technology-take-lead#comments Soybeans Corn Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Gold Wed, 03 Dec 2014 15:21:00 +0000 119891 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>MISSISSIPPI FARMER De Paul saved time and money in 2014 by installing moisture sensors in his corn and soybean fields.</p> Doreen Muzzi U.S. soy exports: More than $30 billion in the 2013-14 marketing year http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/us-soy-exports-more-30-billion-2013-14-marketing-year <div class="field-deck"> More than 1 billion bushels to China </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. farmers export over 2 billion bushels of soy worth $30 billion; China imports over 1 billion bushels.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/us-soy-exports-more-30-billion-2013-14-marketing-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/us-soy-exports-more-30-billion-2013-14-marketing-year#comments Soybeans Markets Mon, 01 Dec 2014 07:28:00 +0000 119521 at http://deltafarmpress.com