Corn http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6041/more en Troubles with barnyardgrass not abating http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/troubles-barnyardgrass-not-abating <div class="field-deck"> Resistance issues popping up around the Mid-South </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“We now have three counties with barnyardgrass resistance to four modes of action. We have seven classes of chemistry to control barnyardgrass in rice." -- Bob Scott, Arkansas weed specialist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/troubles-barnyardgrass-not-abating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/troubles-barnyardgrass-not-abating#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Weed Control Resistant Weeds Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:44:00 +0000 124541 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Surveys on &ldquo;most troublesome weeds&rdquo; show that barnyardgrass commonly shows up in cotton, soybeans and rice fields, said Bob Scott at the Roy J. Smith Barnyardgrass Workshop held in Stuttgart, Ark.</p> 5 keys to succession planning http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/5-keys-succession-planning <div class="field-byline"> Kevin Spafford, Legacy by Design </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The initial steps in planning for succession in farm families can be difficult. The path is not always direct. And, though the process is based on generating specific results, the exact outcome cannot be known at the outset.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/5-keys-succession-planning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/5-keys-succession-planning#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Management Equipment Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:23:00 +0000 124711 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Kevin Spafford</em></p> Options for better control of resistant weeds in rice http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/options-better-control-resistant-weeds-rice <div class="node-body article-body">Crop and trait rotation options available in Arkansas can make resistance management relatively easy if farmers will get outside our normal thinking somewhat and be proactive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/options-better-control-resistant-weeds-rice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/options-better-control-resistant-weeds-rice#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Management Weed Control Resistant Weeds Rice Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:07:00 +0000 124751 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Corn, soybeans prices: keys to watch - Richard Brock http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/corn-soybeans-prices-keys-watch-richard-brock <div class="field-byline"> Richard Brock, Brock Associates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With corn and soybean prices substantially lower than two years ago and below breakeven for almost everyone, marketing strategies are going to be based not on how much money can be made, but how little can be lost.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/corn-soybeans-prices-keys-watch-richard-brock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/corn-soybeans-prices-keys-watch-richard-brock#comments Soybeans Corn Markets Management Equipment Marketing and Promotion Wed, 22 Apr 2015 15:06:00 +0000 124701 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Richard Brock</em></p> 4 priorities for profitable farming http://deltafarmpress.com/management/4-priorities-profitable-farming <div class="field-byline"> Ernie Flint, Mississippi Extension Agronomist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While crop yield is not the only gauge of farm profitability, it is among the most important. The list of priorities in crop production can vary a lot from one farm to another and from one year to another.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/4-priorities-profitable-farming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/4-priorities-profitable-farming#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Sun, 19 Apr 2015 12:52:00 +0000 124631 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Missouri's corn planting delays no problem yet http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/missouris-corn-planting-delays-no-problem-yet <div class="field-byline"> Linda Geist, University of Missouri </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There’s still plenty of time to get corn in the ground and expect good yields, says University of Missouri Extension specialist Bill Wiebold.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/missouris-corn-planting-delays-no-problem-yet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/missouris-corn-planting-delays-no-problem-yet#comments Corn Management Equipment Corn Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:30:00 +0000 124611 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Land availability top concern for young farmers http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/land-availability-top-concern-young-farmers <div class="field-byline"> American Farm Bureau Federation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For young people who want to begin farming or ranching or expand an established farm or ranch, securing adequate land remains their top challenge. Another major challenge is coping with burdensome government regulations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/land-availability-top-concern-young-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/land-availability-top-concern-young-farmers#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Management Equipment Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:21:00 +0000 124571 at http://deltafarmpress.com A little perspective provides balance to IARC report on glyphosate http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/little-perspective-provides-balance-iarc-report-glyphosate <div class="node-body blog-body">The International Agency for Research on Cancer surprised a lot of people when it classified glyphosate as a probable carcinogen. On what did it base the opinion?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-press-blog">Farm Press Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/little-perspective-provides-balance-iarc-report-glyphosate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/little-perspective-provides-balance-iarc-report-glyphosate#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Herbicides Farm Press Blog Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:20:00 +0000 124321 at http://deltafarmpress.com Real-time technology reduces grain loading uncertainty http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/real-time-technology-reduces-grain-loading-uncertainty <div class="node-body article-body">South Dakota farmer Shawn Gengerke developed the Load Judge, real-time technology that reduces the uncertainty in grain loading.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/real-time-technology-reduces-grain-loading-uncertainty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/real-time-technology-reduces-grain-loading-uncertainty#comments Soybeans Corn Rice Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:15:00 +0000 124511 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>THE LOAD JUDGE kit comes with everything needed to keep real-time track of grain being loaded into a trailer.</em></p> Mid-South conservation projects receive NRCS funding http://deltafarmpress.com/government/mid-south-conservation-projects-receive-nrcs-funding <div class="field-deck"> Projects aim to help critical watersheds, improve agriculture </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has announced the first set of projects it will be funding to improve water quality in critical watersheds. The $100 million that will be spent over the life of the 2014 farm bill will also “strengthen agricultural operations” according to the department.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/mid-south-conservation-projects-receive-nrcs-funding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/mid-south-conservation-projects-receive-nrcs-funding#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Irrigation Technology Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:27:00 +0000 124461 at http://deltafarmpress.com