Peanuts http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6071/more en What will major shift in U.S. policy toward Cuba mean for agriculture? http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-will-major-shift-us-policy-toward-cuba-mean-agriculture <div class="field-deck"> Rice would benefit greatly if trade barriers lifted </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Obama moves to ease U.S. trade and travel restrictions on Cuba.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-will-major-shift-us-policy-toward-cuba-mean-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-will-major-shift-us-policy-toward-cuba-mean-agriculture#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Import and Export Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:40:00 +0000 120661 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 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Senate passes $1.1 trillion spending package http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-passes-11-trillion-spending-package <div class="field-deck"> Addresses Waterways of the U.S proposed rule </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Senate passes spending bill for 2015 fiscal year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-passes-11-trillion-spending-package" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-passes-11-trillion-spending-package#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Equipment Equipment & Supplies Legislation Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:16:00 +0000 120611 at http://deltafarmpress.com 63rd Mid-South Farm & Gin Show – Feb. 27-28 http://deltafarmpress.com/management/63rd-mid-south-farm-gin-show-feb-27-28 <div class="field-deck"> Cook Convention Center, Memphis </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 2015 Mid-South Farm & Gin Show is set for Feb. 27-28, at the Cook Convention Center in downtown Memphis.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/63rd-mid-south-farm-gin-show-feb-27-28" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/63rd-mid-south-farm-gin-show-feb-27-28#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:32:00 +0000 120111 at http://deltafarmpress.com House passes one-year tax extender package http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-one-year-tax-extender-package <div class="field-deck"> Section 179 provision back to higher levels </div> <div class="node-body article-body">House votes to allow Section 179 to revert to $500,000/$2 million levels for 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-one-year-tax-extender-package" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-one-year-tax-extender-package#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Management Equipment Farm Equipment Thu, 04 Dec 2014 16:47:00 +0000 119941 at http://deltafarmpress.com Seeking high yields, the reduction of acid rain and the need for sulfur http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seeking-high-yields-reduction-acid-rain-and-need-sulfur <div class="field-deck"> Are you applying the proper amount of sulfur? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">No acid rain? Great! But that means sulfur applications are important. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seeking-high-yields-reduction-acid-rain-and-need-sulfur" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seeking-high-yields-reduction-acid-rain-and-need-sulfur#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Fertilizers Nutrient Supply Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:26:00 +0000 119381 at http://deltafarmpress.com Thank you, America's farmers http://deltafarmpress.com/management/thank-you-americas-farmers <div class="field-byline"> Randy Knight, President, Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">American agriculture continues to provide food and nourishment for every family in the USA and exports more than 30 percent of what is produced in excess of our needs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/thank-you-americas-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/thank-you-americas-farmers#comments Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:46:00 +0000 119491 at http://deltafarmpress.com Undocumented farmworkers shown no favoritism in Obama immigration plan http://deltafarmpress.com/government/undocumented-farmworkers-shown-no-favoritism-obama-immigration-plan <div class="field-deck"> Between 500,000 and 1.75 million working in United States </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Agriculture reacts to Obama immigration plan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/undocumented-farmworkers-shown-no-favoritism-obama-immigration-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/undocumented-farmworkers-shown-no-favoritism-obama-immigration-plan#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Government Hired Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:09:00 +0000 119701 at http://deltafarmpress.com Hard choices for farm bill sign-up http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hard-choices-farm-bill-sign <div class="field-byline"> Duane Dailey, University of Missouri Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Crop farmers have hard decisions to make under the 2014 farm bill. This farm bill is like nothing you’ve seen before,” says Scott Brown, University of Missouri agricultural economist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hard-choices-farm-bill-sign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hard-choices-farm-bill-sign#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Wed, 19 Nov 2014 22:31:00 +0000 119551 at http://deltafarmpress.com Reversing the impact of salt on cropland http://deltafarmpress.com/management/reversing-impact-salt-cropland <div class="field-deck"> Report looks at world’s irrigated acreage, problems with salt </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With world population headed towards nine billion, concerns on the rise over salt degradation of cropland.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/reversing-impact-salt-cropland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/reversing-impact-salt-cropland#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Management Irrigation Technology Irrigation Salinity Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:19:00 +0000 119331 at http://deltafarmpress.com