Rice http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en 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 Farmers get some breathing room on base, yield decisions http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farmers-get-some-breathing-room-base-yield-decisions <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers can come to county Farm Service Agency offices and make an appointment to discuss base reallocation and yield updates later if they can't complete the paperwork for the process by Friday (Feb. 27) afternoon. </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/government/farmers-get-some-breathing-room-base-yield-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farmers-get-some-breathing-room-base-yield-decisions#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:34:00 +0000 123021 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> <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 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com The farm bill, Ducks Unlimited and conservation http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-ducks-unlimited-and-conservation <div class="field-deck"> Rice farmers can take advantage of additional $10 million in conservation funding </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ducks Unlimited pushes new funding for rice producers, conservation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-ducks-unlimited-and-conservation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-ducks-unlimited-and-conservation#comments Rice Government Management NRCS Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:23:00 +0000 122821 at http://deltafarmpress.com