Corn http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6041/more en Corn ethanol bill to gut U.S. Renewable Fuel Standard? http://deltafarmpress.com/government/corn-ethanol-bill-gut-us-renewable-fuel-standard <div class="field-deck"> Biofuel advocates punch back </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bill would remove corn-derived ethanol as an option to fulfill Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) production goals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/corn-ethanol-bill-gut-us-renewable-fuel-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/corn-ethanol-bill-gut-us-renewable-fuel-standard#comments Soybeans Corn Government Agriculture Technology Miscellaneous Ethanol Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:35:00 +0000 123271 at http://deltafarmpress.com Monday barnyardgrass workshop set for Stuttgart, Ark. http://deltafarmpress.com/management/monday-barnyardgrass-workshop-set-stuttgart-ark <div class="field-deck"> A comprehensive look at problem weed, new and coming technologies </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Barnyardgrass in multiple crops to be discussed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/monday-barnyardgrass-workshop-set-stuttgart-ark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/monday-barnyardgrass-workshop-set-stuttgart-ark#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Management Equipment Resistant Weeds Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:21:00 +0000 123261 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mid-South farmland values steady for 2015 http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-farmland-values-steady-2015 <div class="field-deck"> Not the case in many U.S. regions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A brief look at 2015 farmland values.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-farmland-values-steady-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-farmland-values-steady-2015#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Management Buying/Purchasing Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:32:00 +0000 123011 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm program sign-up extended 30 days http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-program-sign-extended-30-days <div class="field-deck"> New deadline of March 31 ‘a great relief’ </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“The deadline extension comes as a great relief -- for both the FSA staff and the farmers."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-program-sign-extended-30-days" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-program-sign-extended-30-days#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Management Crop Farm Bill Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:02:00 +0000 123161 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mid-South agriculture law/regulations on April 17 meeting agenda http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda <div class="field-deck"> Register now for the Mid-South Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mid-South Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference to kick off April 17.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Management Agriculture Technology Miscellaneous Business Practices and Systems Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:32:00 +0000 122831 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill update: Today is last day to update yields, reallocate base acres http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-update-today-last-day-update-yields-reallocate-base-acres <div class="field-byline"> Anita Wilson and Bobby Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> Last chance - make an appointment today </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Feb. 27, 2015, is the last day to update crop yields and/or reallocate base acres under the 2014 farm bill.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-update-today-last-day-update-yields-reallocate-base-acres" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-update-today-last-day-update-yields-reallocate-base-acres#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:30:00 +0000 123131 at http://deltafarmpress.com Wild hogs more than mere nuisance http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/wild-hogs-more-mere-nuisance <div class="field-byline"> Marina D’Abreau Denny, Mississippi State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wild hogs are a nuisance and potential danger to farmers and landowners throughout the United States. Brought to the Americas by early Spanish explorers as a livestock animal and later transported by hunting enthusiasts, wild hogs have spread rapidly throughout the Southeast.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/wild-hogs-more-mere-nuisance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/wild-hogs-more-mere-nuisance#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:19:00 +0000 122211 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>WILD HOGS reproduce quickly, have few natural predators and can cause damage and spread disease, making them more than a mere nuisance to humans.</p> Farm bill update: PLC and ARC questions and answers http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers <div class="field-byline"> Anita Wilson and Bobby Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> Q&A. Timeline. Webinars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The current program payment yield under the 2014 Farm Bill is the farm's counter-cyclical (CC) yield in effect on Sept. 30, 2013. The owner of the farm may choose to update the CC yield; this yield will be used to calculate PLC payments on the farm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:17:00 +0000 123041 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo Gallery: 2015 Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/photo-gallery-2015-mississippi-agricultural-consultants-association <div class="node-body gallery-body">Photos from the 2015 annual meeting of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/photo-gallery-2015-mississippi-agricultural-consultants-association" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/photo-gallery-2015-mississippi-agricultural-consultants-association#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Equipment Miscellaneous Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:56:00 +0000 122641 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><strong><em>CROP PRODUCTION topics from pests to fertility to irrigation were featured at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association.</em></strong></p> A visit with Louisiana Rep. Ralph Abraham http://deltafarmpress.com/government/visit-louisiana-rep-ralph-abraham <div class="field-deck"> Representing the largest row crop district in the nation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What's in store for House Agriculture Committee in new year?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/visit-louisiana-rep-ralph-abraham" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/visit-louisiana-rep-ralph-abraham#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Livestock Markets Government Legislation Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:46:00 +0000 122411 at http://deltafarmpress.com