Peanuts http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6071/more en Registration open for Mississippi Delta Community College agriculture production training http://deltafarmpress.com/management/registration-open-mississippi-delta-community-college-agriculture-production-training <div class="field-byline"> MDCC </div> <div class="field-deck"> Signup by October 24 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mississippi college offering agriculture training class this fall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/registration-open-mississippi-delta-community-college-agriculture-production-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/registration-open-mississippi-delta-community-college-agriculture-production-training#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Events Practices and Systems Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:58:00 +0000 119051 at http://deltafarmpress.com Nominations sought for Mississippi spot on National Peanut Board http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/nominations-sought-mississippi-spot-national-peanut-board <div class="node-body article-body">The Mississippi Peanut Growers Association is seeking nominations for an alternate position on the National Peanut Board. The election will be held Nov. 18.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/nominations-sought-mississippi-spot-national-peanut-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/nominations-sought-mississippi-spot-national-peanut-board#comments Peanuts Miscellaneous Farm Programs National Peanut Board Peanut Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:38:00 +0000 118921 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 Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Sensors increasingly important for Mid-South agriculture http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/sensors-increasingly-important-mid-south-agriculture <div class="field-deck"> Catching up with agricultural engineer Earl Vories </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An update on sensor technology research in the Mid-South.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/sensors-increasingly-important-mid-south-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/sensors-increasingly-important-mid-south-agriculture#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Fertilizers Thu, 09 Oct 2014 06:50:00 +0000 118591 at http://deltafarmpress.com Cochran, USDA organize farm bill, crop insurance listening sessions http://deltafarmpress.com/government/cochran-usda-organize-farm-bill-crop-insurance-listening-sessions <div class="node-body article-body">USDA, staff with the Senate Agriculture Committee and the office of U.S. Senator Thad Cochran, R-Miss., will be available at two listening sessions at which agriculture producers in Mississippi can provide input and ask questions about new programs authorized in the Agricultural Act of 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/cochran-usda-organize-farm-bill-crop-insurance-listening-sessions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/cochran-usda-organize-farm-bill-crop-insurance-listening-sessions#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Wheat Peanuts Government Management Mon, 06 Oct 2014 18:05:00 +0000 118711 at http://deltafarmpress.com Don Self’s love for peanuts won friends far and wide http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/don-self-s-love-peanuts-won-friends-far-and-wide <div class="node-body blog-body">Although he and his father were for years mostly cotton and soybean farmers, when a peanut company was looking for growers in northeast Mississippi, Don Self signed up — and in a few years had become a leader in the peanut industry.</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/don-self-s-love-peanuts-won-friends-far-and-wide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/don-self-s-love-peanuts-won-friends-far-and-wide#comments Peanuts Farm Press Blog Fri, 03 Oct 2014 01:40:00 +0000 118681 at http://deltafarmpress.com Peanut spokesman Don Self dies in farming accident http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-spokesman-don-self-dies-farming-accident <div class="node-body article-body">Don Self, a leader in the Mississippi peanut industry and a member of the National Peanut Board, died Wednesday (Oct. 1) in a harvesting accident.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-spokesman-don-self-dies-farming-accident" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-spokesman-don-self-dies-farming-accident#comments Peanuts Peanut People Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:38:00 +0000 118651 at http://deltafarmpress.com Early leaf spot found on peanuts in Arkansas http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/early-leaf-spot-found-peanuts-arkansas <div class="field-byline"> Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Early leaf spot, a disease that can cut peanut yields by 50 percent has been confirmed in Arkansas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/early-leaf-spot-found-peanuts-arkansas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/early-leaf-spot-found-peanuts-arkansas#comments Peanuts Management Peanuts Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:02:00 +0000 118631 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Early leaf spot on peanuts.</p> T.R. Faske, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture 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 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