Rice http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en USDA extends ARC and PLC sign-up deadlines http://deltafarmpress.com/government/usda-extends-arc-and-plc-sign-deadlines <div class="field-byline"> USDA </div> <div class="field-deck"> April 7 now deadline to update yields, reallocate base acres, and make final selections </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farm owners and producers now have one additional week, until April 7, 2015, to choose between Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC), the safety-net programs established by the 2014 farm bill.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/usda-extends-arc-and-plc-sign-deadlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/usda-extends-arc-and-plc-sign-deadlines#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Farm Bill Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:23:00 +0000 124021 at http://deltafarmpress.com How might the California drought impact Southern agriculture? http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/how-might-california-drought-impact-southern-agriculture <div class="field-deck"> Medium-grain rice may tempt Mid-South producers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“One acre of rice provides enough water for six households in southern California for a year. So, there’s always a battle from people farther south wanting water."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/how-might-california-drought-impact-southern-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/how-might-california-drought-impact-southern-agriculture#comments Rice Markets Government Management Irrigation Technology Drought Import and Export Irrigation Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:33:00 +0000 123941 at http://deltafarmpress.com Arkansas governor signs Grain Dealer Act to regulate brokers http://deltafarmpress.com/government/arkansas-governor-signs-grain-dealer-act-regulate-brokers <div class="field-deck"> State Plant Board to receive comments on implementing law </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Arkansas governor signs law aimed at regulating grain dealers who buy corn, rice, sorghum and soybeans in the state.</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/arkansas-governor-signs-grain-dealer-act-regulate-brokers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/arkansas-governor-signs-grain-dealer-act-regulate-brokers#comments Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Government Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:13:00 +0000 124001 at http://deltafarmpress.com Will California drought boost Mid-South rice? http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/will-california-drought-boost-mid-south-rice <div class="field-deck"> Mid-South to see more medium-grain rice planted? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">California rice farmers are being offered – and seriously considering – selling their water to municipalities and sitting out the growing season. If those sales are made, might that mean medium-grain rice production would shift to the Mid-South?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/will-california-drought-boost-mid-south-rice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/will-california-drought-boost-mid-south-rice#comments Rice Markets Government Management Irrigation Technology Drought Import and Export Rice Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:04:00 +0000 123971 at http://deltafarmpress.com DELTA FARM PRESS Agriculture-related legal issues focus of April 17 meeting http://deltafarmpress.com/government/agriculture-related-legal-issues-focus-april-17-meeting <div class="field-deck"> Register now for the Mid-South Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“We’re very focused on farming and practical legal challenges producers are facing -- less of an academic-type conference."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/agriculture-related-legal-issues-focus-april-17-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/agriculture-related-legal-issues-focus-april-17-meeting#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Management Conferences Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:56:00 +0000 123961 at http://deltafarmpress.com Over 300,000 grain sorghum acres in Arkansas? http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/over-300000-grain-sorghum-acres-arkansas <div class="field-deck"> Signs point to major increase in Mid-South milo acreage </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Expectations increase for grain sorghum acreage bump.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/over-300000-grain-sorghum-acres-arkansas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/over-300000-grain-sorghum-acres-arkansas#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Management Weed Control Grain Sorghum Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:44:00 +0000 123951 at http://deltafarmpress.com DELTA FARM PRESS ‘Best way to get a free Cuba is to trade with them’ http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/best-way-get-free-cuba-trade-them <div class="node-body video-body">Rice producers need members of Congress to step up and say enough is enough on the failed Cuban trade embargo if rice is to benefit from changing political scene.</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/best-way-get-free-cuba-trade-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/best-way-get-free-cuba-trade-them#comments Rice Markets Government Wed, 25 Mar 2015 22:23:00 +0000 123981 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill update: ARC/PLC choice sign-up deadline - March 31 http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farm-bill-update-arcplc-choice-sign-deadline-march-31 <div class="field-byline"> Bobby Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> Two new webinars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The timeline to update yield history or reallocate base acres and elect ARC or PLC coverage ends March 31.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farm-bill-update-arcplc-choice-sign-deadline-march-31" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farm-bill-update-arcplc-choice-sign-deadline-march-31#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Farm Bill Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:16:00 +0000 123901 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press 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 Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com New UA outlook and farm bill webinars http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/new-ua-outlook-and-farm-bill-webinars <div class="field-byline"> Bobby Coats </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bobby Coats of the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture and Tony Franco and Anita Wilson with the FSA in Arkansas continue their series of Outlook and Farm Bill webinars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/new-ua-outlook-and-farm-bill-webinars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/new-ua-outlook-and-farm-bill-webinars#comments Rice Mon, 23 Mar 2015 21:09:00 +0000 123881 at http://deltafarmpress.com