Peanuts http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6071/more en 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> <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 Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:04:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Tony Windham to depart Arkansas Extension helm http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/tony-windham-depart-arkansas-extension-helm <div class="field-byline"> Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture </div> <div class="field-deck"> Rick Cartwright named interim director </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tony Windham, director of the Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service, is ending a 28-year career that redefined how ideas and innovations flowed within the organization.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/tony-windham-depart-arkansas-extension-helm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/tony-windham-depart-arkansas-extension-helm#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Wed, 10 Aug 2016 14:27:00 +0000 138061 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Tony Windham</p> Photo: University of Arkansas AgDNA has big plans for Mid-South precision ag http://deltafarmpress.com/management/agdna-has-big-plans-mid-south-precision-ag <div class="field-deck"> Precision ag company crunches data, keeps farmers informed </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"How can I manage my farming operation better in order to make more money? That’s something that sets us apart from other platforms available. We touch on the whole farming cycle during a season rather than focus on one specific aspect.” -- Russell Cauthan, AgDNA Key Account Manager.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/agdna-has-big-plans-mid-south-precision-ag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/agdna-has-big-plans-mid-south-precision-ag#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Agriculture Technology Tue, 09 Aug 2016 16:34:00 +0000 138091 at http://deltafarmpress.com U.S. farmland prices drop http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/us-farmland-prices-drop <div class="field-byline"> Alan Bjerga, Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. farmland values this year dropped for only the second time since a 1980s farm crisis prompted a wave of foreclosures, drawing warnings of harder times ahead.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/us-farmland-prices-drop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/us-farmland-prices-drop#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Management Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:14:00 +0000 138071 at http://deltafarmpress.com Ten ways technology will change how retailers support farmers http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/ten-ways-technology-will-change-how-retailers-support-farmers <div class="node-body article-body">Agriculture is on the cusp of another revolution as farmers and their key suppliers of goods and services tap the potential of rapidly changing technology.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/ten-ways-technology-will-change-how-retailers-support-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/ten-ways-technology-will-change-how-retailers-support-farmers#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Management Equipment Tue, 09 Aug 2016 13:43:00 +0000 138041 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Mike Vande Logt, WinField US, right, chats with Andy Vigna, Field View, at the Answer Tech Showcase. Vande Logt was a featured speaker on day one of the Answer Tech Summit.</em></p> EPA cancels Belt registration; existing stocks can be sold http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/epa-cancels-belt-registration-existing-stocks-can-be-sold <div class="node-body article-body">An EPA appeals board has upheld an earlier decision to cancel registration for Bayer’s insecticide Belt (flubendiamide).</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/epa-cancels-belt-registration-existing-stocks-can-be-sold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/epa-cancels-belt-registration-existing-stocks-can-be-sold#comments Cotton Peanuts Government Management Cotton Insecticides National Tue, 02 Aug 2016 13:31:00 +0000 137861 at http://deltafarmpress.com Why do you farm? http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/why-do-you-farm <div class="node-body video-body">2016 Peanut Efficiency Award winner uses phone, other social media tools to explain why he and his fellow farmers do what they do.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/why-do-you-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/why-do-you-farm#comments Peanuts Management Agriculture Technology Fri, 29 Jul 2016 02:36:00 +0000 137791 at http://deltafarmpress.com Independent crop consultants - great service, great value http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/independent-crop-consultants-great-service-great-value <div class="field-byline"> Patrick R. Shepard, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Members of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association benefit growers’ bottom line. Its members have served the state's farmers since 1973.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/independent-crop-consultants-great-service-great-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/independent-crop-consultants-great-service-great-value#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:07:00 +0000 137671 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Byrne Carpenter, left,&nbsp;Nichino&nbsp;America,&nbsp;Senatobia, Miss., and Tim Sanders, right, Sanders Ag Consulting, Sarah, Miss., with L.B. Davis, Davis Ag Consulting, Tupelo, Miss., at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association held earlier this year. Davis</em><em>, who is 90, is still an active consultant and travels in many states with his business. He is one of the earliest members of the association and says proudly, &ldquo;I still have a driver&rsquo;s license.&rdquo;</em></p> History repeating itself in the 2014 farm bill, peanut expert says http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/history-repeating-itself-2014-farm-bill-peanut-expert-says <div class="node-body video-body">National Center for Peanut Competitiveness leader says farmers need to be aware of looming payment limit problems from peanut PLC payments.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/history-repeating-itself-2014-farm-bill-peanut-expert-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/history-repeating-itself-2014-farm-bill-peanut-expert-says#comments Soybeans Corn Peanuts Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:27:00 +0000 137391 at http://deltafarmpress.com Bayer, Wildlife Society: 25 million pollinator-attractant wildflowers http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/bayer-wildlife-society-25-million-pollinator-attractant-wildflowers <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>The Bayer Bee Care program and the Wildlife Society are working together toward the goal of planting 25 million pollinator-attractant wildflower seeds by the fall with the aim&nbsp;&nbsp;of increasing nutrition options for honeybees.</p></div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/bayer-wildlife-society-25-million-pollinator-attractant-wildflowers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:02:34 +0000 136961 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Photo: Bayer CropScience</p>