Corn http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6041/more en USDA updates implementation of new farm bill http://deltafarmpress.com/government/usda-updates-implementation-new-farm-bill <div class="field-byline"> The USDA </div> <div class="field-deck"> New crop insurance options for producers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Implementation update for new farm bill programs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/usda-updates-implementation-new-farm-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/usda-updates-implementation-new-farm-bill#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Farm Bill Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:48:00 +0000 117111 at http://deltafarmpress.com Save fuel and water with soil health management plan http://deltafarmpress.com/management/save-fuel-and-water-soil-health-management-plan <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to reducing runoff and improving water infiltration, nothing beats no-till. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/save-fuel-and-water-soil-health-management-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/save-fuel-and-water-soil-health-management-plan#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management No Till organic matter Soil Microbiology Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:13:00 +0000 116441 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>NRCS WATER quality specialist Steve Nipper demonstrates water infiltration and runoff under two tillage systems at a recent field day in St. Joseph, La. The soil in the pan at right is from a conventionally-tilled field, at left from a field where no-till and cover crop practices are used.</em></p> Elton Robinson, Delta Farm Press 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, 30 Jul 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Danny Murphy 2014 Mississippi Farmer of the Year http://deltafarmpress.com/danny-murphy-2014-mississippi-farmer-year <div class="node-body link-body"><p>A national soybean leader, Danny Murphy of Canton, Miss., is a successful row crop farmer who gives back to the industry that has treated him so well. He has never been too busy to get involved in commodity and community organizations.</p> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/danny-murphy-2014-mississippi-farmer-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Corn Management Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:24:00 +0000 116871 at http://deltafarmpress.com MSU president Mark Keenum named to Foundation for Food and Agricultural Research board http://deltafarmpress.com/government/msu-president-mark-keenum-named-foundation-food-and-agricultural-research-board <div class="field-deck"> Foundation part of new farm bill </div> <div class="node-body article-body"> FFAR board of directors named.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/msu-president-mark-keenum-named-foundation-food-and-agricultural-research-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/msu-president-mark-keenum-named-foundation-food-and-agricultural-research-board#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Farm Bill Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:52:00 +0000 116841 at http://deltafarmpress.com How big oil games fuel distribution to detriment of biofuels http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/how-big-oil-games-fuel-distribution-detriment-biofuels <div class="field-deck"> Renewable Fuels Association report lifts the curtain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Report provides insight into oil "Big Five" interactions with fuel distributors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/how-big-oil-games-fuel-distribution-detriment-biofuels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/how-big-oil-games-fuel-distribution-detriment-biofuels#comments Soybeans Corn Markets Government Biomass Regulations Renewable Fuels Association Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:30:00 +0000 116331 at http://deltafarmpress.com Rain and Palmer amaranth making for interesting summer at NEREC http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/rain-and-palmer-amaranth-making-interesting-summer-nerec <div class="node-body video-body">Sunny weather, warmer temperatures help provide researchers, Extension specialists with better backdrop for the Respect the Rotation Pigposium - 2014 version.</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/rain-and-palmer-amaranth-making-interesting-summer-nerec" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/rain-and-palmer-amaranth-making-interesting-summer-nerec#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Weed Control Thu, 24 Jul 2014 02:07:00 +0000 116801 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill information meetings set for Tennessee http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-information-meetings-set-tennessee <div class="node-body article-body">A series of Farm Bill Information Sessions in August will help Tennessee farmers navigate the Agricultural Act of 2014 and make informed decisions for their farming operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-information-meetings-set-tennessee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-information-meetings-set-tennessee#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Wheat Government Management Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:36:00 +0000 116771 at http://deltafarmpress.com John Keller 2014 Tennessee Farmer of the Year http://deltafarmpress.com/john-keller-2014-tennessee-farmer-year <div class="node-body link-body"><p>A farmer for 50 years, John Keller of Maryville, Tenn., has long been close to the land he farms in the shade of the scenic Great Smoky Mountains.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="John Keller" src="http://deltafarmpress.com/site-files/deltafarmpress.com/files/John%20Keller%20Tennessee.jpg?1406039885" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/john-keller-2014-tennessee-farmer-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Corn Wheat Livestock Management Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:33:00 +0000 116751 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>John Keller, 2014 Tennessee Farmer of the Year</p> Andy Gill 2014 Arkansas Farmer of the Year http://deltafarmpress.com/andy-gill-2014-arkansas-farmer-year <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Corn and soybeans make high yields for Andy Gill of McGehee, Ark. He farms productive flat bottomlands in the Arkansas Delta, close to where the Arkansas River flows into the Mississippi River.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://deltafarmpress.com/site-files/deltafarmpress.com/files/Andy-Gill-Arkansas.jpg?1406037393" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/andy-gill-2014-arkansas-farmer-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Corn Management Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:53:00 +0000 116741 at http://deltafarmpress.com