Corn http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6041/more en Farming in an urban-encroaching environment http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farming-urban-encroaching-environment <div class="field-byline"> Brad Robb, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wes Hoggard, owner of Hoggard Farms (and Stateline Turf and Tractor, a John Deere dealership), has to keep his eyes on farm land replete with a very specific kind of adversity with which more and more farmers are having to deal — urban encroachment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farming-urban-encroaching-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farming-urban-encroaching-environment#comments Soybeans Corn Wheat Management Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:06:00 +0000 121741 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>WES HOGGARD and his son, John, take time out from a busy workday for a quick photo outside their Olive Branch-based John Deere dealership.</em></p> Grain Conference in West Tennessee Feb. 5 http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/grain-conference-west-tennessee-feb-5 <div class="node-body article-body">The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture will host the 2015 West Tennessee Grain and Soybean Producers Conference Feb. 5. The conference will be held at the Dyer County Fairgrounds in Dyersburg, Tenn.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/grain-conference-west-tennessee-feb-5" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/grain-conference-west-tennessee-feb-5#comments Corn Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:50:00 +0000 121581 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> <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 Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Studies show neonicotinoid levels drop as crop season progresses http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/studies-show-neonicotinoid-levels-drop-crop-season-progresses <div class="node-body video-body">By the time soybean and cotton plants begin flowering and become more attractive to honey bees the levels of neonicotinoid insecticides in seed treatments have declined significantly, according to university research. </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/soybeans/studies-show-neonicotinoid-levels-drop-crop-season-progresses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/studies-show-neonicotinoid-levels-drop-crop-season-progresses#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Government Management Tue, 27 Jan 2015 02:53:00 +0000 121751 at http://deltafarmpress.com Download the 2015 MSFGS app to enhance ‘Gin Show’ experience http://deltafarmpress.com/management/download-2015-msfgs-app-enhance-gin-show-experience <div class="node-body article-body">Mid-South Farm and Gin Show App is now available The app helps show visitors locate products they want to see among the hundreds of offerings by exhibitors at the show, informational speakers they want to hear and special events such as the drawing the for puppies the wish to attend.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/download-2015-msfgs-app-enhance-gin-show-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/download-2015-msfgs-app-enhance-gin-show-experience#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:39:00 +0000 121641 at http://deltafarmpress.com Webinars, workshops to aid growers in farm bill decisions http://deltafarmpress.com/management/webinars-workshops-aid-growers-farm-bill-decisions <div class="field-byline"> Ryan McGeeney, University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service and the Farm Service Agency are offering expert assistance to Arkansas growers preparing to make major Agricultural Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage decisions related to the 2014 farm bill through a series of webinars and on-site workshops.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/webinars-workshops-aid-growers-farm-bill-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/webinars-workshops-aid-growers-farm-bill-decisions#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:44:00 +0000 121431 at http://deltafarmpress.com Season of uncertainty for farmers http://deltafarmpress.com/management/season-uncertainty-farmers <div class="field-byline"> Ernie Flint, Mississippi Extension Agronomist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Spring, summer, fall, and winter are always there to punctuate farming activities, but it seems that we have in recent years discovered an additional season, one we might refer to as a season of uncertainty, indecision, and even confusion over how to approach the coming year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/season-uncertainty-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/season-uncertainty-farmers#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Markets Management Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:23:00 +0000 121301 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mid-South Farm and Gin Show attracts international audience http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/mid-south-farm-and-gin-show-attracts-international-audience <div class="node-body article-body">The 2015 Mid-South Farm and 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/equipment/mid-south-farm-and-gin-show-attracts-international-audience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/mid-south-farm-and-gin-show-attracts-international-audience#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Equipment Mon, 19 Jan 2015 07:32:00 +0000 121311 at http://deltafarmpress.com Agricultural scientists digging into pollinator issues in cotton, corn, soybeans http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/agricultural-scientists-digging-pollinator-issues-cotton-corn-soybeans <div class="node-body video-body">Mid-South Extension entomologists update their findings on neonicotinoid insecticide levels in field borders, field crop flowers, nectar and pollen during Beltwide Cotton Conference presentation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/agricultural-scientists-digging-pollinator-issues-cotton-corn-soybeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/agricultural-scientists-digging-pollinator-issues-cotton-corn-soybeans#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Fri, 16 Jan 2015 04:30:00 +0000 121281 at http://deltafarmpress.com U.S. corn crop is a record 14.2 billion bushels http://deltafarmpress.com/government/us-corn-crop-record-142-billion-bushels <div class="node-body article-body">Quite a production year: Record breaking production and yield for corn, record production, yield and acres for soybeans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/us-corn-crop-record-142-billion-bushels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/us-corn-crop-record-142-billion-bushels#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Government Equipment Corn Cotton Grain Sorghum Rice Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:37:00 +0000 121231 at http://deltafarmpress.com