Peanuts http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6071/more en 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 What fresh ground can do for peanut yields http://deltafarmpress.com/what-fresh-ground-can-do-peanut-yields <div class="node-body link-body">Owen Yoder had an idea last year that his peanut crop was shaping up to be a good one, but he didn’t realize how good until he began harvesting.</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/Yoder%20PPA%20II.jpg?1404916650" /> </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/what-fresh-ground-can-do-peanut-yields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Peanuts Management Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:34:00 +0000 116281 at http://deltafarmpress.com Owen Yoder had an idea last year that his peanut crop was shaping up to be a good one, but he didn’t realize how good until he began harvesting. The peanut genome – making a better peanut http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-genome-making-better-peanut <div class="node-body article-body">A group of scientists representing nine countries have sequenced the peanut genome. What does that mean for peanut producers?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-genome-making-better-peanut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-genome-making-better-peanut#comments Peanuts Peanut Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:52:00 +0000 115931 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>BRIAN SCHEFFLER, head of the ARS Genomics and Bioinformatics Research Unit, in Stoneville, Miss., used this HiSeq 2500 sequencing system as part of an internationl effort to sequence the peanut genome.</em></p> Fungicides, rotation and diversity keep peanut disease in check http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/fungicides-rotation-and-diversity-keep-peanut-disease-check <div class="node-body article-body">For peanut producer Steve Seward, crop rotation, diversity and a strong fungicide program help keep disease in check and yields consistently high.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/fungicides-rotation-and-diversity-keep-peanut-disease-check" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/fungicides-rotation-and-diversity-keep-peanut-disease-check#comments Peanuts Fungicides Peanut Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:15:00 +0000 115921 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>STEVE SEWARD farms a diverse mix of crops and cattle about 25 miles north of the Mississippi Gulf Coast.</em></p> 2014 Peanut Growers conference July 24 http://deltafarmpress.com/2014-peanut-growers-conference-july-24 <div class="node-body link-body">The 16th annual Southern Peanut Growers Conference will provide farmers with an opportunity to learn more about the industry and issues affecting them, in addition to a relaxing family time at the beach.</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-peanut-growers-conference-july-24" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Peanuts Management Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:11:00 +0000 116271 at http://deltafarmpress.com Contrasting weather for 2014 Peanut Profitability Award winners http://deltafarmpress.com/contrasting-weather-2014-peanut-profitability-award-winners <div class="node-body link-body"><p>2014 Farm Press Peanut Profitability Award winners covered the entire spectrum in weather conditions —from making a bumper crop in dryland conditions to irrigating 25 times — all while maintaining the efficiency required to earn this prestigious honor.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="Peanut harvesting" src="http://deltafarmpress.com/site-files/deltafarmpress.com/files/MSUMississippiPeanuts001_3.jpg?1404828864" /> </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/contrasting-weather-2014-peanut-profitability-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Peanuts Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:05:00 +0000 116261 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 Excess moisture theme for DREC Crops Field Day http://deltafarmpress.com/management/excess-moisture-theme-drec-crops-field-day <div class="field-byline"> Karen Ott Mayer </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Farmers gathered at the Delta Research and Extension Center in Stoneville, Miss., for the Mid-Season Crops Field Day to hear crop updates from Mississippi State University Extension specialists and researchers. Talk of excessive moisture dominated the day.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/excess-moisture-theme-drec-crops-field-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/excess-moisture-theme-drec-crops-field-day#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:51:00 +0000 116011 at http://deltafarmpress.com House passes bill to reauthorize CFTC through 2018 http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-bill-reauthorize-cftc-through-2018 <div class="field-deck"> Critics charge legislation leaves market oversight lacking </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Agriculture sector pleased with House passage of CFTC-related legislation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-bill-reauthorize-cftc-through-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-bill-reauthorize-cftc-through-2018#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Marketing and Promotion Trade Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:51:00 +0000 115971 at http://deltafarmpress.com