Wheat http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6061/more en Farm bill information meetings set for Tennessee http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-information-meetings-set-tennessee <div class="node-body article-body">A series of Farm Bill Information Sessions in August will help Tennessee farmers navigate the Agricultural Act of 2014 and make informed decisions for their farming operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-information-meetings-set-tennessee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-information-meetings-set-tennessee#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Wheat Government Management Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:36:00 +0000 116771 at http://deltafarmpress.com John Keller 2014 Tennessee Farmer of the Year http://deltafarmpress.com/john-keller-2014-tennessee-farmer-year <div class="node-body link-body"><p>A farmer for 50 years, John Keller of Maryville, Tenn., has long been close to the land he farms in the shade of the scenic Great Smoky Mountains.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="John Keller" src="http://deltafarmpress.com/site-files/deltafarmpress.com/files/John%20Keller%20Tennessee.jpg?1406039885" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/john-keller-2014-tennessee-farmer-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Corn Wheat Livestock Management Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:33:00 +0000 116751 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>John Keller, 2014 Tennessee Farmer of the Year</p> Lawmakers urge quick farm bill implementation http://deltafarmpress.com/government/lawmakers-urge-quick-farm-bill-implementation <div class="field-deck"> In face of disasters, APH adjustment major talking point </div> <div class="node-body article-body">House subcommittee hears from USDA under secretary on farm bill implementation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/lawmakers-urge-quick-farm-bill-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/lawmakers-urge-quick-farm-bill-implementation#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Farm Bill Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:51:00 +0000 116651 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, 16 Jul 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com ‘Pigposium’ to offer glimpse of new weed control strategies, technologies http://deltafarmpress.com/management/pigposium-offer-glimpse-new-weed-control-strategies-technologies <div class="field-deck"> Event slated for July 23 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Event to provide slate of weed experts explaining coming technologies, current methods of dealing with herbicide-resistant weeds.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/pigposium-offer-glimpse-new-weed-control-strategies-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/pigposium-offer-glimpse-new-weed-control-strategies-technologies#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Management Conferences Herbicide-tolerant crops Resistant Weeds Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:43:00 +0000 116351 at http://deltafarmpress.com 2014 U.S. corn crop rated 75 percent good to excellent http://deltafarmpress.com/2014-us-corn-crop-rated-75-percent-good-excellent <div class="node-body link-body">The 2014 U.S. corn crop stayed at 75 percent good to excellent, as expected, for the week ended July 6, with the excellent rating up 1 point to 21 percent and good down 1 point to 54 percent, USDA said in its weekly crop condition report.</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/2014-us-corn-crop-rated-75-percent-good-excellent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Wheat Markets Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:54:00 +0000 116231 at http://deltafarmpress.com Wheat harvest – yields good, test weights down http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/wheat-harvest-yields-good-test-weights-down <div class="node-body article-body">While producers in the northern reaches of the Mid-South are cutting good wheat yields, there are numerous reports of low test weights. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/wheat-harvest-yields-good-test-weights-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/wheat-harvest-yields-good-test-weights-down#comments Wheat Wheat Precipitation Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:46:00 +0000 116061 at http://deltafarmpress.com Amid the BBQ, parades, fireworks, let’s remember holiday’s meaning http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/amid-bbq-parades-fireworks-let-s-remember-holiday-s-meaning <div class="node-body blog-body">We would do well on this July 4 to pause for a moment and reflect on just how blessed we are to be a part of this long-running experiment in freedom and democracy.</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/amid-bbq-parades-fireworks-let-s-remember-holiday-s-meaning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/amid-bbq-parades-fireworks-let-s-remember-holiday-s-meaning#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Columnists Farm Press Blog Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:47:00 +0000 116131 at http://deltafarmpress.com Rising waters could close 11 locks and dams on the Mississippi http://deltafarmpress.com/rising-waters-could-close-11-locks-and-dams-mississippi <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Commodity transports could be stalled on the upper Mississippi River as 11 locks and dams from Bellevue, Iowa, to Saverton, Mo., are expected to close due to rising flood waters.</p> </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/DFPExportsTrade015_2.jpg?1404163197" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rising-waters-could-close-11-locks-and-dams-mississippi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Management Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:14:00 +0000 116111 at http://deltafarmpress.com Record soybean acres planted this spring, USDA says http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/record-soybean-acres-planted-spring-usda-says <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. farmers planted record soybean acres in 2014, and increased rice and cotton plantings too.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/record-soybean-acres-planted-spring-usda-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/record-soybean-acres-planted-spring-usda-says#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Livestock Management Corn Cotton Rice Soybean Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:57:00 +0000 116091 at http://deltafarmpress.com