Rice http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en 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> 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 Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Congressmen ask loan repayment extension for Turner customers http://deltafarmpress.com/government/congressmen-ask-loan-repayment-extension-turner-customers <div class="field-deck"> Grower losses could total $50 million, sources report </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Government officials seeking help from USDA to give farmers more time to repay Commodity Credit Corp. loans as losses in Turner Grain case reportedly continue to mount.</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/congressmen-ask-loan-repayment-extension-turner-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/congressmen-ask-loan-repayment-extension-turner-customers#comments Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Government Fri, 29 Aug 2014 02:09:00 +0000 117921 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>AS GRAIN HARVEST starts in earnest across the Mid-South, farmers are troubled by reports of defaults on payments by a grain buyer.</p> Waterways of the U.S. proposed rule ‘a gross overreach’ http://deltafarmpress.com/government/waterways-us-proposed-rule-gross-overreach <div class="field-deck"> A report from the Agricultural Council of Arkansas summer meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Full plate of issues for Agricultural Council of Arkansas summer meeting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/waterways-us-proposed-rule-gross-overreach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/waterways-us-proposed-rule-gross-overreach#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Legislation Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:53:00 +0000 117851 at http://deltafarmpress.com How is U.S. rice faring in current trade agreement negotiations? http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/how-us-rice-faring-current-trade-agreement-negotiations <div class="field-deck"> Report from the 2014 Arkansas Rice Expo </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Where does U.S. rice stand in trade deals?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/how-us-rice-faring-current-trade-agreement-negotiations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/how-us-rice-faring-current-trade-agreement-negotiations#comments Rice Markets Government Government Import and Export Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:53:00 +0000 117821 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>CARL BROTHERS, LEFT, visits with Zach Taylor, Arkansas Department of Agriculture, prior to speaking on U.S. trade agreements at the 2014 Rice Expo in Stuttgart.</p> Farmers insist USDA has ample time to implement APH adjustment for 2015 http://deltafarmpress.com/farmers-insist-usda-has-ample-time-implement-aph-adjustment-2015 <div class="node-body link-body">With crop insurance now the basis of loss protection, the lower yield history presents a financial hardship to many produces.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://deltafarmpress.com/site-files/deltafarmpress.com/files/DFP-Farmland-012_0.jpg?1409060414" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/farmers-insist-usda-has-ample-time-implement-aph-adjustment-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Peanuts Markets Government Management Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:55:00 +0000 117781 at http://deltafarmpress.com RiceTec Field Day: Studies show hybrid rice offers sustainability benefits http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/ricetec-field-day-studies-show-hybrid-rice-offers-sustainability-benefits <div class="node-body video-body">Sustainability increasingly coming into play for farmers, agribusinesses as consumers continue to ask about the origins of their food.</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/ricetec-field-day-studies-show-hybrid-rice-offers-sustainability-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/ricetec-field-day-studies-show-hybrid-rice-offers-sustainability-benefits#comments Rice Management Weed Control Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:57:00 +0000 117681 at http://deltafarmpress.com