Rice http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en 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, 01 Jul 2015 11:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Today: UA webinar examines acreage, stocks report, grain markets http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/today-ua-webinar-examines-acreage-stocks-report-grain-markets <div class="node-body article-body">University of Arkansas Food and Agribusiness Webinar Series today examines USDA's June 30 Acreage and Stocks Report and what's ahead for grain markets for remainder of the summer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/today-ua-webinar-examines-acreage-stocks-report-grain-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/today-ua-webinar-examines-acreage-stocks-report-grain-markets#comments Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Webinars Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:10:00 +0000 126581 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press GMO labeling hot topic during House hearing http://deltafarmpress.com/government/gmo-labeling-hot-topic-during-house-hearing <div class="field-deck"> Proposed law would create federal standards, overriding states </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Annual cost of GMO labeling to a family would be $500?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/gmo-labeling-hot-topic-during-house-hearing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/gmo-labeling-hot-topic-during-house-hearing#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Government Trade Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:36:00 +0000 126441 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta grain sorghum acreage spikes http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-grain-sorghum-acreage-spikes <div class="field-deck"> Pioneer aims to keep crop at the research forefront </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Hopefully, over the next three to five years we’ll really see an increase in key traits and get some additional yield bumps.” -- Pioneer's William Johnson.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-grain-sorghum-acreage-spikes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-grain-sorghum-acreage-spikes#comments Soybeans Corn Rice Management Grain Sorghum Wed, 24 Jun 2015 13:20:00 +0000 126101 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>FIRST-TIME GRAIN sorghum producer, Lance Padgett, right, has plenty of questions for Pioneer&rsquo;s William Johnson, left, and Otis Howe, center.</p> Louisiana still has potential for a good rice crop http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/louisiana-still-has-potential-good-rice-crop <div class="field-byline"> Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Unusually excessive rainfall and cloudy days have been a challenge for growing rice, but it’s too early to become pessimistic about this year’s crop, according to the director of the LSU AgCenter Rice Research Station at Crowley, La.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/louisiana-still-has-potential-good-rice-crop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/louisiana-still-has-potential-good-rice-crop#comments Rice Management Rice Mon, 22 Jun 2015 14:38:00 +0000 126301 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>LSU AGCENTER soybean specialist Ron Levy talks about the 2015 soybean crop in Louisiana and the problems caused by wet weather during the Acadia Parish rice field day held June 16. <em>(Photo by Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter)</em></p> Grain sorghum and ‘enhanced’ inputs http://deltafarmpress.com/management/grain-sorghum-and-enhanced-inputs <div class="field-deck"> Use of fungicides show the greatest yield bump </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“We added a lot more fertilizer -- $100 worth, -- to some of these plots and got a three-bushel response. That’s it." -- Jason Kelley, Arkansas grain sorghum agronomist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/grain-sorghum-and-enhanced-inputs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/grain-sorghum-and-enhanced-inputs#comments Soybeans Corn Rice Management Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:30:00 +0000 126111 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>&ldquo;THE REALITY IS we have a lot more (grain sorghum) acres than the past few years combined,&rdquo; says Jason Kelley, Arkansas Extension grain sorghum agronomist.</p> Delta Farm Press Hearn brothers go big into grain sorghum http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hearn-brothers-go-big-grain-sorghum <div class="field-deck"> Price provided the biggest push </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Going into this year, Brad and Jody Hearn were considering planting more grain sorghum. Then, the brothers kept watching the price inch up and, early this spring, decided it was time to act.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hearn-brothers-go-big-grain-sorghum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hearn-brothers-go-big-grain-sorghum#comments Soybeans Corn Rice Management Grain Sorghum Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:11:00 +0000 126091 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>BRAD AND JODY Hearn have gone from 100 acres of grain sorghum in 2014 to 1,250 acres in 2015.</p> LSU Rice Station Field Day set for July 1 http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/lsu-rice-station-field-day-set-july-1 <div class="field-byline"> Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The LSU AgCenter Rice Research Station Annual Field Day will be held July 1, with a host of rice experts and speakers discussing the latest in rice farming technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/lsu-rice-station-field-day-set-july-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/lsu-rice-station-field-day-set-july-1#comments Rice Tue, 16 Jun 2015 20:52:00 +0000 126241 at http://deltafarmpress.com How to build an effective farm employee review system http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/how-build-effective-farm-employee-review-system <div class="field-byline"> Kevin Spafford </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farm employee reviews offer a valuable way to help build a strong farm team, which has value as you look at a range of transition issues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/how-build-effective-farm-employee-review-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/how-build-effective-farm-employee-review-system#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Management Tue, 16 Jun 2015 13:49:00 +0000 126211 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mike Espy on ag sales to Cuba: ‘Don’t wait—go there, meet farmers’ http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/mike-espy-ag-sales-cuba-don-t-wait-go-there-meet-farmers <div class="node-body blog-body">"I believe things are going to open up relatively soon” with Cuba, says former Secretary of Agriculture Mike Espy, and those wanting to do business there should be laying the groundwork.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-press-blog">Farm Press Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/mike-espy-ag-sales-cuba-don-t-wait-go-there-meet-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/mike-espy-ag-sales-cuba-don-t-wait-go-there-meet-farmers#comments Rice Miscellaneous Columnists Import and Export National Rice Farm Press Blog Mon, 15 Jun 2015 19:00:00 +0000 126181 at http://deltafarmpress.com