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  • Sep 17, 2015
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    How to prep your sprayer for winter storage

    As growers prepare to store their self-propelled sprayers for the winter they’ll need to do more than simply drive it into the barn, turn it off and close the door, said Mike Flatt, director of Business Process Improvement for Equipment Technologies, manufacturer of Apache-brand self-propelled sprayers. “If growers want that sprayer ready to hit the field as soon as they start it up next spring, they’ll need to prepare the machine for the long winter layoff,” Flatt said....More
  • Sep 16, 2015
    press release
    Delta Farm Press

    GeoShack to host first ag-focused Topcon
Technology Roadshow

    Topcon Positioning Group, along with its dealer GeoShack, announce the first ever Agriculture Topcon Technology Roadshow is coming to the Cleveland, Miss., area Sept. 22-23. The 53-foot traveling mobile solutions truck is outfitted with agricultural products and solutions from all the Topcon ag brands under one roof — Topcon, Digi-Star, NORAC, RDS Technology and Wachendorff Elektronik....More
  • Aug 18, 2015
    Delta Farm Press

    Precision decision-making gaining acceptance in agriculture: Part I

    Climate Corp.'s Climate Basic and Climate Pro promise to help farmers improve their efficiency by helping them schedule work on widespread fields without having to drive to each one to inspect it for suitability for field work....More
  • Jul 29, 2015
    Delta Farm Press

    Winning the peanut wars: Part III

    Peanut farmers should be cautious in applying herbicides on their peanuts in late season along with paying careful attention to irrigation termination scheduling....More
  • Jul 22, 2015
    Delta Farm Press

    Winning the peanut wars: Part II

    Boron is one of those nutrients that can be overlooked in a peanut fertility program, but it can make a difference in yields, according to Mississippi State University Extension peanut specialist....More
  • Jul 21, 2015
    Delta Farm Press

    Winning the peanut wars: Part I

    Peanut farmers battle elements in early season; hope for better weather for remainder of the peanut growing season, Mississippi Extension peanut specialist says....More
  • Jun 1, 2015

    Uptick in agriculture-related jobs to keep kids on the farm?

    Without even the barest knowledge of agriculture, “our students are vulnerable to misinformation that sometimes vilifies farmers.” -- Karen Ballard....More
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