Rice http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en Rice Leadership program accepting applications http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/rice-leadership-program-accepting-applications <div class="node-body article-body">The Rice Foundation is accepting applications for the 2015 Leadership Development Program. Rice producers or industry-related professionals between the ages of 25 and 45 are eligible to apply for the Program. The application deadline is Oct. 4, 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/rice-leadership-program-accepting-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/rice-leadership-program-accepting-applications#comments Rice Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:36:00 +0000 116881 at http://deltafarmpress.com Promising new rice lines at LSU AgCenter http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/promising-new-rice-lines-lsu-agcenter <div class="field-byline"> Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter </div> <div class="field-deck"> Rice and soybean field tour </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Steve Linscombe, LSU AgCenter rice breeder, says several promising lines of hybrid rice are being developed at the Rice Research Station in Crowley. La. He also is testing 250 experimental lines for the Provisia rice system announced earlier this year by BASF.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/promising-new-rice-lines-lsu-agcenter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/promising-new-rice-lines-lsu-agcenter#comments Soybeans Rice Management Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:14:00 +0000 116861 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>TREY PRICE, LSU AgCenter plant pathologist, far right, talks about potential diseases that could affect soybeans. Price spoke at the St. Landry rice and soybean field tour on July 22 at the farm of Charlie Fontenot near Palmetto.</em></p> Photo by Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter 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 Lawmakers urge quick farm bill implementation http://deltafarmpress.com/government/lawmakers-urge-quick-farm-bill-implementation <div class="field-deck"> In face of disasters, APH adjustment major talking point </div> <div class="node-body article-body">House subcommittee hears from USDA under secretary on farm bill implementation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/lawmakers-urge-quick-farm-bill-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/lawmakers-urge-quick-farm-bill-implementation#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Farm Bill Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:51:00 +0000 116651 at http://deltafarmpress.com Louisiana rice crop ‘late, uneven,’ LSU AgCenter specialist says http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/louisiana-rice-crop-late-uneven-lsu-agcenter-specialist-says <div class="node-body video-body">The Louisiana rice crop is about two weeks late and uneven, according to Louisiana State University rice specialists. That means this year's rice crop will not be the match of last year's.</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/rice/louisiana-rice-crop-late-uneven-lsu-agcenter-specialist-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/louisiana-rice-crop-late-uneven-lsu-agcenter-specialist-says#comments Rice Markets Miscellaneous Sun, 20 Jul 2014 01:41:00 +0000 116701 at http://deltafarmpress.com Jim Lingo – improving rice production http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/jim-lingo-improving-rice-production <div class="node-body article-body">For producer Jim Lingo, rice production is all about finding ways to do it better.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/jim-lingo-improving-rice-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/jim-lingo-improving-rice-production#comments Rice Management Clearfield Hybrid Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:22:00 +0000 116081 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Rains delayed fieldwork this spring for Forest, La., farmer Jim Lingo, but the farm was starting to catch up as temperatures rose and rains waned in mid-June.</em></p> 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, 16 Jul 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com ‘Pigposium’ to offer glimpse of new weed control strategies, technologies http://deltafarmpress.com/management/pigposium-offer-glimpse-new-weed-control-strategies-technologies <div class="field-deck"> Event slated for July 23 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Event to provide slate of weed experts explaining coming technologies, current methods of dealing with herbicide-resistant weeds.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/pigposium-offer-glimpse-new-weed-control-strategies-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/pigposium-offer-glimpse-new-weed-control-strategies-technologies#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Management Conferences Herbicide-tolerant crops Resistant Weeds Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:43:00 +0000 116351 at http://deltafarmpress.com USDA projects record U.S. soybean crop http://deltafarmpress.com/management/usda-projects-record-us-soybean-crop <div class="node-body article-body">Based on higher soybean acreage from June, USDA is projecting a record soybean crop this year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/usda-projects-record-us-soybean-crop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/usda-projects-record-us-soybean-crop#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Management Corn Cotton Import and Export Rice Soybean Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:05:00 +0000 116461 at http://deltafarmpress.com Big farm bill decisions coming up for rice producers http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/big-farm-bill-decisions-coming-rice-producers <div class="node-body video-body">Rice acreage increase could lead to softening of long grain rice prices; farmers should be preparing for new farm bill signup, LSU AgCenter economist tells farmers attending the Rice Research Station Field Day</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/rice/big-farm-bill-decisions-coming-rice-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/big-farm-bill-decisions-coming-rice-producers#comments Rice Government Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:14:00 +0000 116221 at http://deltafarmpress.com