Wheat http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6061/more en APH Yield Exclusion option will be available in 2015 http://deltafarmpress.com/government/aph-yield-exclusion-option-will-be-available-2015 <div class="field-deck"> News welcomed by producers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">USDA moves up the start date for APH exclusion option.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/aph-yield-exclusion-option-will-be-available-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/aph-yield-exclusion-option-will-be-available-2015#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Crop Farm Bill Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:49:00 +0000 119101 at http://deltafarmpress.com Registration open for Mississippi Delta Community College agriculture production training http://deltafarmpress.com/management/registration-open-mississippi-delta-community-college-agriculture-production-training <div class="field-byline"> MDCC </div> <div class="field-deck"> Signup by October 24 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mississippi college offering agriculture training class this fall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/registration-open-mississippi-delta-community-college-agriculture-production-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/registration-open-mississippi-delta-community-college-agriculture-production-training#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Events Practices and Systems Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:58:00 +0000 119051 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> 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 Cochran, USDA organize farm bill, crop insurance listening sessions http://deltafarmpress.com/government/cochran-usda-organize-farm-bill-crop-insurance-listening-sessions <div class="node-body article-body">USDA, staff with the Senate Agriculture Committee and the office of U.S. Senator Thad Cochran, R-Miss., will be available at two listening sessions at which agriculture producers in Mississippi can provide input and ask questions about new programs authorized in the Agricultural Act of 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/cochran-usda-organize-farm-bill-crop-insurance-listening-sessions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/cochran-usda-organize-farm-bill-crop-insurance-listening-sessions#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Wheat Peanuts Government Management Mon, 06 Oct 2014 18:05:00 +0000 118711 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 winter wheat yield record falls http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/arkansas-winter-wheat-yield-record-falls <div class="field-byline"> Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas </div> <div class="field-deck"> 63 bushels per acre, breaking the 2013 record of 62 bushels per acre </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>For the second year straight, Arkansas&rsquo; winter wheat farmers have set a state average yield record, getting 63 bushels per acre in 2014, 1 bushel per acre above the previous record, according to the National Agricultural Statistics Service.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/arkansas-winter-wheat-yield-record-falls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/arkansas-winter-wheat-yield-record-falls#comments Wheat Markets Management Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:15:00 +0000 118621 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press As prices retreat, high-yield wheat becomes more important http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/prices-retreat-high-yield-wheat-becomes-more-important <div class="node-body video-body">Agronomist Paul Bodenstine says 65 percent of the potential yield of wheat is determined when the wheat planter leaves the field.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/prices-retreat-high-yield-wheat-becomes-more-important" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/prices-retreat-high-yield-wheat-becomes-more-important#comments Wheat Management Miscellaneous Wed, 01 Oct 2014 02:40:00 +0000 118601 at http://deltafarmpress.com How to choose the right winter wheat variety http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/how-choose-right-winter-wheat-variety <div class="field-byline"> By Larry Stalcup </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether you’re planting winter wheat for maximum yields, for fall and winter grazing or for best double-crop results next spring, choosing a proven variety for your growing area will likely boost performance and production goals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/how-choose-right-winter-wheat-variety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/how-choose-right-winter-wheat-variety#comments Wheat Management Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:51:00 +0000 118281 at http://deltafarmpress.com