Corn http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6041/more en Independent crop consultants - great service, great value http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/independent-crop-consultants-great-service-great-value <div class="field-byline"> Patrick R. Shepard, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Members of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association benefit growers’ bottom line. Its members have served the state's farmers since 1973.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/independent-crop-consultants-great-service-great-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/independent-crop-consultants-great-service-great-value#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:07:00 +0000 137671 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Byrne Carpenter, left,&nbsp;Nichino&nbsp;America,&nbsp;Senatobia, Miss., and Tim Sanders, right, Sanders Ag Consulting, Sarah, Miss., with L.B. Davis, Davis Ag Consulting, Tupelo, Miss., at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association held earlier this year. Davis</em><em>, who is 90, is still an active consultant and travels in many states with his business. He is one of the earliest members of the association and says proudly, &ldquo;I still have a driver&rsquo;s license.&rdquo;</em></p> Supply and demand estimates, global events impacting crop prices http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/supply-and-demand-estimates-global-events-impacting-crop-prices <div class="field-byline"> Robert Coats, University of Arkansas </div> <div class="field-deck"> A closer look at rice, soybeans, cotton, corn and wheat in July 12 report </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"As for building supply concerns, the WASDE report shows the productive capabilities of U.S. traditional program crop producers is alive and well. Presently, for some commodities this raises concerns that supply will overshadow demand." -- Bobby Coats.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/supply-and-demand-estimates-global-events-impacting-crop-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/supply-and-demand-estimates-global-events-impacting-crop-prices#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Government Import and Export Mon, 18 Jul 2016 14:25:00 +0000 137491 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> <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 Mon, 18 Jul 2016 11:04:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Food manufacturers boycott anti-GMO labeling activists in Vermont http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/food-manufacturers-boycott-anti-gmo-labeling-activists-vermont <div class="node-body blog-body">House and Senate approve new GMO labeling measures by wide margins, President Obama is expected to sign the legislation.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/food-manufacturers-boycott-anti-gmo-labeling-activists-vermont" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/food-manufacturers-boycott-anti-gmo-labeling-activists-vermont#comments Corn Government Farm Press Blog Fri, 15 Jul 2016 14:19:00 +0000 137481 at http://deltafarmpress.com House passes GMO-labeling bill 306 to 117 http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-gmo-labeling-bill-306-117 <div class="field-deck"> Legislation now heads to White House </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To identify GMO ingredients, food manufacturers will be able to use labeling text, specially-designed symbols or a QR code that can be scanned with a Smartphone. </div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-gmo-labeling-bill-306-117" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-gmo-labeling-bill-306-117#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Wheat Livestock Markets Government Agriculture Technology Weed Control Legislation Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:34:00 +0000 137471 at http://deltafarmpress.com Making withdrawals without deposits can lead to shortfalls in crops http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/making-withdrawals-without-deposits-can-lead-shortfalls-crops <div class="node-body video-body">Grain harvests are removing nutrients as well as grain -- nutrients that need to be replaced if crops are to continue to produce economic yields.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/making-withdrawals-without-deposits-can-lead-shortfalls-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/making-withdrawals-without-deposits-can-lead-shortfalls-crops#comments Soybeans Corn Management Wed, 13 Jul 2016 03:31:00 +0000 137401 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Jeremy Hogan, left, innovation specialist with BASF, and Bobby Golden, Extension and research specialist with Mississippi State University, were speakers at a BASF Grow Smart Field Day at the Capps Center at Stoneville, Miss.</p> History repeating itself in the 2014 farm bill, peanut expert says http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/history-repeating-itself-2014-farm-bill-peanut-expert-says <div class="node-body video-body">National Center for Peanut Competitiveness leader says farmers need to be aware of looming payment limit problems from peanut PLC payments.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/history-repeating-itself-2014-farm-bill-peanut-expert-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/history-repeating-itself-2014-farm-bill-peanut-expert-says#comments Soybeans Corn Peanuts Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:27:00 +0000 137391 at http://deltafarmpress.com Another reason for cover crops: Stop nutrient losses into streams http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/another-reason-cover-crops-stop-nutrient-losses-streams <div class="node-body article-body">University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture scientists use SWAT model to illustrate how winter cover crops can help reduce soil, nutrient losses.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/another-reason-cover-crops-stop-nutrient-losses-streams" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/another-reason-cover-crops-stop-nutrient-losses-streams#comments Soybeans Corn Management Mon, 11 Jul 2016 14:29:00 +0000 137301 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Winter covers like the wheat crop sown on this field could help reduce nutrient losses in west Tennessee.</p> Senate passes Roberts-Stabenow GMO labeling bill, preempts Vermont's http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/senate-passes-roberts-stabenow-gmo-labeling-bill-preempts-vermonts <div class="node-body article-body">Senate votes for Roberts-Stabenow GMO labeling bill, sending it to House. Critics continue to complain about loopholes.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/senate-passes-roberts-stabenow-gmo-labeling-bill-preempts-vermonts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/senate-passes-roberts-stabenow-gmo-labeling-bill-preempts-vermonts#comments Soybeans Corn Government Fri, 08 Jul 2016 15:04:00 +0000 137271 at http://deltafarmpress.com Acreage report, global events impacting crop prices http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/acreage-report-global-events-impacting-crop-prices <div class="field-byline"> Robert Coats </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. crop acreage and world anomaly and risk events are impacting rice, cotton, and grain prices</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/acreage-report-global-events-impacting-crop-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/acreage-report-global-events-impacting-crop-prices#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Government Management Tue, 05 Jul 2016 13:39:00 +0000 137211 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo: LSU AgCenter