Peanuts http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6071/more en 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 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 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 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 Nutrition benefits of peanuts focus of industry ad campaign http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/nutrition-benefits-peanuts-focus-industry-ad-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">“People have a love affair with peanuts,” Sherry Coleman Collins told growers and industry representatives at the annual conference of the Southern Peanut Farmers Federation, “and that represents valuable capital for our industry.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/nutrition-benefits-peanuts-focus-industry-ad-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/nutrition-benefits-peanuts-focus-industry-ad-campaign#comments Peanuts Miscellaneous Nutrition Marketing and Promotion National Peanut Board Peanut Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:37:00 +0000 117541 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>STEVEN BYRD, from left, Byrd Farms, Ariton, Ala.; and Jerry Byrd, Ariton, Ala., George Jefcoat, Gordo, Ala., and Boyd Deal, Ariton, Ala., all with Alabama Peanut Producers Association; were among those attending the annual conference of the Southern Peanut Farmers Federation.</strong></em></p> Mississippi peanut field days scheduled in September http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-field-days-scheduled-september <div class="node-body article-body">The Mississippi Peanut Growers Association will hold three field days in September, and growers are invited to attend and get a firsthand look at disease plots, insect trial results, and variety and cultural practices trials.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-field-days-scheduled-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-field-days-scheduled-september#comments Peanuts Management Crops Crops Fungicides Health management Herbicides Insects Seedling And Root Diseases Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:22:00 +0000 117711 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>The Mississippi Peanut Growers Association will hold three on-farm field days in September to give growers a firsthand look at trials and to hear specialists discuss this year&#39;s crop situation.</strong></em></p> Healthy eating, including peanuts, can help with diabetes, obesity http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/healthy-eating-including-peanuts-can-help-diabetes-obesity <div class="node-body article-body">Scientists have found that eating a daily serving of peanuts can actually counteract diabetes risk factors and aid in weight loss, says Malcolm Broome, executive director of the Mississippi Peanut Growers Association.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/healthy-eating-including-peanuts-can-help-diabetes-obesity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/healthy-eating-including-peanuts-can-help-diabetes-obesity#comments Peanuts Miscellaneous Featured Nutrition Peanut State Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:54:00 +0000 117141 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>KEITH NORTON, from left, Fulton, Miss., producer; Samantha Laird, Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation regional manager, Starkville, Miss.; Kirsten Johnson, MFBF young farmer/rancher coordinator, Jackson, Miss.; and Charlie Stokes, Mississippi State University area Extension agent, Aberdeen, Miss., were among those attending the Farm Bureau summer peanut commodity meeting.</strong></em></p> Photo by Hembree Brandon, Delta Farm Press U.S. corn and soybean crops continue historic march http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/us-corn-and-soybean-crops-continue-historic-march <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. corn crop is marching toward another record, the second in a row.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/us-corn-and-soybean-crops-continue-historic-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/us-corn-and-soybean-crops-continue-historic-march#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Peanuts Markets Corn Cotton Peanut Rice Soybean USDA Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:31:00 +0000 117491 at http://deltafarmpress.com What are the key issues for UAV use in agriculture? http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/what-are-key-issues-uav-use-agriculture <div class="field-deck"> Report from the Southern Cotton Ginners Association summer meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Drone use in U.S. agriculture is coming. What are some of the questions needing to answered?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/what-are-key-issues-uav-use-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/what-are-key-issues-uav-use-agriculture#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Farm Equipment Regulations Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:38:00 +0000 117101 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>AMONG THOSE ATTENDING the 2014 SCGA summer meeting were, from left, Kenneth Hood of Gunnison, Miss., George LaCour of Lettsworth, La., and Entira&rsquo;s Kaelin Hanks.</em></p> New high oleic varieties may be future for peanuts http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/new-high-oleic-varieties-may-be-future-peanuts <div class="node-body article-body">New high oleic peanut varieties are “where the industry may be heading,” says Jason Sarver, Mississippi State University assistant Extension/research professor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/new-high-oleic-varieties-may-be-future-peanuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/new-high-oleic-varieties-may-be-future-peanuts#comments Peanuts Management Crops Peanut State Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:25:00 +0000 117201 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>BRIAN ATKINS, from left, Birdsong Peanuts, Aberdeen, Miss.; Jason Sarver, Mississippi Extension peanut specialist, Starkville, Miss.; and Jeff Gore, Extension/research professor at the Delta Research and Extension Center, Stoneville, Miss., were among those attending the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation&rsquo;s summer peanut commodity meeting.</strong></em></p>