Rice http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en Big corn and soybean crops get bigger http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/big-corn-and-soybean-crops-get-bigger <div class="node-body article-body">The home run hit by corn and soybean producers this year is illustrated by record U.S. yield and production forecasts by USDA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/big-corn-and-soybean-crops-get-bigger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/big-corn-and-soybean-crops-get-bigger#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Corn Cotton Rice Soybean Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:18:00 +0000 118901 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">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 Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Phillips County in the heart of ‘exciting’ harvest http://deltafarmpress.com/management/phillips-county-heart-exciting-harvest <div class="field-deck"> Bountiful cropping season following late start </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Checking in on harvest in east Arkansas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/phillips-county-heart-exciting-harvest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/phillips-county-heart-exciting-harvest#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Management Practices and Systems Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:11:00 +0000 118831 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>&ldquo;FALL HERE IS an amazing time. I love it,&rdquo; says Robert Goodson, Arkansas&rsquo; Phillips County Extension agent. &ldquo;It&rsquo;s a time when all of this hard work comes together and it shows.&rdquo;</p> Harvest time in Arkansas' Phillips County http://deltafarmpress.com/management/harvest-time-arkansas-phillips-county <div class="node-body gallery-body">In early October, east Arkansas' harvest is going strong.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/harvest-time-arkansas-phillips-county" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/harvest-time-arkansas-phillips-county#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Management Equipment Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:42:00 +0000 118841 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>ELESTER WILLIAMS IS among a crew working to get cotton harvested south of Marvell, Ark., in early October.</p> Sensors increasingly important for Mid-South agriculture http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/sensors-increasingly-important-mid-south-agriculture <div class="field-deck"> Catching up with agricultural engineer Earl Vories </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An update on sensor technology research in the Mid-South.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/sensors-increasingly-important-mid-south-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/sensors-increasingly-important-mid-south-agriculture#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Fertilizers Thu, 09 Oct 2014 06:50:00 +0000 118591 at http://deltafarmpress.com Reducing risk for new herbicide technologies http://deltafarmpress.com/management/reducing-risk-new-herbicide-technologies <div class="field-deck"> Free computer program aims to limit misapplications in Arkansas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Program allows producers and consultants to keep track of what technologies are in their fields and vicinity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/reducing-risk-new-herbicide-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/reducing-risk-new-herbicide-technologies#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Weed Control Herbicides Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:26:00 +0000 118581 at http://deltafarmpress.com Arkansas rice industry donates nearly 129,000 pounds of rice http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/arkansas-rice-industry-donates-nearly-129000-pounds-rice <div class="field-deck"> Governor to make Rice Month proclamation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Big donation from rice industry leaders to Arkansas Rice Depot.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/arkansas-rice-industry-donates-nearly-129000-pounds-rice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/arkansas-rice-industry-donates-nearly-129000-pounds-rice#comments Rice Events Rice Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:19:00 +0000 118391 at http://deltafarmpress.com USDA forecast for corn yield – 172 bushels http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/usda-forecast-corn-yield-172-bushels <div class="node-body article-body">Records likely to be broken in yield and production for corn/beans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/usda-forecast-corn-yield-172-bushels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/usda-forecast-corn-yield-172-bushels#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Fiber Crops Grains Soybean Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:27:00 +0000 118141 at http://deltafarmpress.com Railcar dearth, conservation easements and FSA modernization http://deltafarmpress.com/government/railcar-dearth-conservation-easements-and-fsa-modernization <div class="field-deck"> USDA’s Vilsack addresses pressing agricultural issues </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Where are the railcars needed to transport bumper grain crops?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/railcar-dearth-conservation-easements-and-fsa-modernization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/railcar-dearth-conservation-easements-and-fsa-modernization#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Farm Bill Import and Export Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:09:00 +0000 118111 at http://deltafarmpress.com Jimmy Hoppe’s farm truck now pulling camper and kayaks http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/jimmy-hoppe-s-farm-truck-now-pulling-camper-and-kayaks <div class="node-body article-body">After 50 years of rice farming, Jimmy Hoppe retired in 2012, but still runs a specialty rice package business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/jimmy-hoppe-s-farm-truck-now-pulling-camper-and-kayaks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/jimmy-hoppe-s-farm-truck-now-pulling-camper-and-kayaks#comments Rice Rice Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:31:00 +0000 117991 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Jimmy Hoppe and his wife Brenda, may have retired from their lifelong careers, but they&rsquo;re staying busy these days, running a specialty rice package business, going on camping trips and visiting grandchildren.</em></p>