Wheat http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6061/more en Wild hogs more than mere nuisance http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/wild-hogs-more-mere-nuisance <div class="field-byline"> Marina D’Abreau Denny, Mississippi State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wild hogs are a nuisance and potential danger to farmers and landowners throughout the United States. Brought to the Americas by early Spanish explorers as a livestock animal and later transported by hunting enthusiasts, wild hogs have spread rapidly throughout the Southeast.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/wild-hogs-more-mere-nuisance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/wild-hogs-more-mere-nuisance#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:19:00 +0000 122211 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>WILD HOGS reproduce quickly, have few natural predators and can cause damage and spread disease, making them more than a mere nuisance to humans.</p> Farm bill update: PLC and ARC questions and answers http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers <div class="field-byline"> Anita Wilson and Bobby Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> Q&A. Timeline. Webinars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The current program payment yield under the 2014 Farm Bill is the farm's counter-cyclical (CC) yield in effect on Sept. 30, 2013. The owner of the farm may choose to update the CC yield; this yield will be used to calculate PLC payments on the farm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:17:00 +0000 123041 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo Gallery: 2015 Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/photo-gallery-2015-mississippi-agricultural-consultants-association <div class="node-body gallery-body">Photos from the 2015 annual meeting of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/photo-gallery-2015-mississippi-agricultural-consultants-association" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/photo-gallery-2015-mississippi-agricultural-consultants-association#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Equipment Miscellaneous Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:56:00 +0000 122641 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><strong><em>CROP PRODUCTION topics from pests to fertility to irrigation were featured at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association.</em></strong></p> A visit with Louisiana Rep. Ralph Abraham http://deltafarmpress.com/government/visit-louisiana-rep-ralph-abraham <div class="field-deck"> Representing the largest row crop district in the nation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What's in store for House Agriculture Committee in new year?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/visit-louisiana-rep-ralph-abraham" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/visit-louisiana-rep-ralph-abraham#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Livestock Markets Government Legislation Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:46:00 +0000 122411 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farmers get some breathing room on base, yield decisions http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farmers-get-some-breathing-room-base-yield-decisions <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers can come to county Farm Service Agency offices and make an appointment to discuss base reallocation and yield updates later if they can't complete the paperwork for the process by Friday (Feb. 27) afternoon. </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/farmers-get-some-breathing-room-base-yield-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farmers-get-some-breathing-room-base-yield-decisions#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:34:00 +0000 123021 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">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 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Top Five Tips to make the most of your Gin Show experience http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/top-five-tips-make-most-your-gin-show-experience <div class="node-body blog-body">Get ready for the upcoming crop season. Attend the Mid-South Farm and Gin Show this week.</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/top-five-tips-make-most-your-gin-show-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/top-five-tips-make-most-your-gin-show-experience#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Fiber Crops Farm Press Blog Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:28:00 +0000 122951 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill update: Old cotton base now generic base acres http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-old-cotton-base-now-generic-base-acres <div class="field-byline"> Anita Wilson and Bobby Coats </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Generic base acres are not involved in, or subject to, base acre reallocation. If generic base acres are planted to a covered commodity in a given year, then those acres are considered base acres for that planted covered commodity in that crop year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-old-cotton-base-now-generic-base-acres" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-old-cotton-base-now-generic-base-acres#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19:12:00 +0000 122931 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill update: update yields, reallocate base http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/farm-bill-update-update-yields-reallocate-base <div class="field-byline"> Anita Wilson and Bobby Coats </div> <div class="node-body article-body">2014 farm bill sign-up deadlines for the new safety net programs, known as Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC), are fast approaching.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/farm-bill-update-update-yields-reallocate-base" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/farm-bill-update-update-yields-reallocate-base#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Equipment Thu, 19 Feb 2015 13:55:00 +0000 122881 at http://deltafarmpress.com Watch video from UA Series to get help with farm bill decision-making http://deltafarmpress.com/government/watch-video-ua-series-get-help-farm-bill-decision-making <div class="field-deck"> Texas A&M computer program can help you with farm bill options </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Link to University of Arkansas Webinar can help growers make better use of the Texas A&M UNiversity Farm Bill Decision Aid.</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/watch-video-ua-series-get-help-farm-bill-decision-making" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/watch-video-ua-series-get-help-farm-bill-decision-making#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Thu, 19 Feb 2015 12:56:00 +0000 122901 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>THESE ARE TOUGH times in agriculture, but farmers still know they live in the best country in the world as shown by this flag on display in Monroe County, Ark.</p>