Corn http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6041/more en Forms available for 2014 National Corn Yield Contest http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/forms-available-2014-national-corn-yield-contest <div class="field-byline"> Farm Press Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Got a great corn yield on the stalk? Be sure to pick up online harvest forms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/forms-available-2014-national-corn-yield-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/forms-available-2014-national-corn-yield-contest#comments Corn Corn National Corn Growers Association Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:11:00 +0000 118401 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Online harvest forms available for National Corn Yield Contest.</p> A bountiful growing season: Catching up with Matt Miles http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/bountiful-growing-season-catching-matt-miles <div class="field-deck"> Is another 100-plus bushel soybean yield in the works? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Soybean fields loaded up in southeast Arkansas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/bountiful-growing-season-catching-matt-miles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/bountiful-growing-season-catching-matt-miles#comments Soybeans Corn Management Events Soybean Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:14:00 +0000 118041 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>MATT MILES IS back for a second shot at a 100-bushel soybean yield. There are 16 contest fields in Desha County this year.</p> <p>AWAITING THE ARRIVAL of freshly-harvested corn are Matt Miles and his son, Layne.</p> Enlist traits approved, Enlist herbicide next http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/enlist-traits-approved-enlist-herbicide-next <div class="node-body article-body">The Enlist Weed Control Technology has moved one step closer to commercialization with USDA's deregulation of Enlist corn and soybean traits. The next step is for EPA to register Enlist herbicide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/enlist-traits-approved-enlist-herbicide-next" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/enlist-traits-approved-enlist-herbicide-next#comments Soybeans Corn Management Corn National Soybean USDA Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:02:00 +0000 118341 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 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 What price infrastructure improvements for Inland Waterways? http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-price-infrastructure-improvements-inland-waterways <div class="node-body video-body">Lack of investments in transportation infrastructure could slow U.S. economic expansion, retiring Mississippi Valley Division commander says.</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/government/what-price-infrastructure-improvements-inland-waterways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-price-infrastructure-improvements-inland-waterways#comments Corn Government Management Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:47:00 +0000 118241 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> USDA forecast for corn yield – 172 bushels http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/usda-forecast-corn-yield-172-bushels <div class="node-body article-body">Records likely to be broken in yield and production for corn/beans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/usda-forecast-corn-yield-172-bushels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/usda-forecast-corn-yield-172-bushels#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Fiber Crops Grains Soybean Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:27:00 +0000 118141 at http://deltafarmpress.com Railcar dearth, conservation easements and FSA modernization http://deltafarmpress.com/government/railcar-dearth-conservation-easements-and-fsa-modernization <div class="field-deck"> USDA’s Vilsack addresses pressing agricultural issues </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Where are the railcars needed to transport bumper grain crops?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/railcar-dearth-conservation-easements-and-fsa-modernization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/railcar-dearth-conservation-easements-and-fsa-modernization#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Farm Bill Import and Export Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:09:00 +0000 118111 at http://deltafarmpress.com Climate Basic, Climate Pro could help farmers get a step up on the weather, crops http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/climate-basic-climate-pro-could-help-farmers-get-step-weather-crops <div class="node-body video-body">Climate Basic, Climate Pro offerings could help farmers get a better handle on managing field operations, making harvest decisions for far-flung crops.</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/corn/climate-basic-climate-pro-could-help-farmers-get-step-weather-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/climate-basic-climate-pro-could-help-farmers-get-step-weather-crops#comments Soybeans Corn Markets Management Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:36:00 +0000 118101 at http://deltafarmpress.com