Orchard Crops http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6081/more en Farm program sign-up extended 30 days http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-program-sign-extended-30-days <div class="field-deck"> New deadline of March 31 ‘a great relief’ </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“The deadline extension comes as a great relief -- for both the FSA staff and the farmers."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-program-sign-extended-30-days" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-program-sign-extended-30-days#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Management Crop Farm Bill Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:02:00 +0000 123161 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mid-South agriculture law/regulations on April 17 meeting agenda http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda <div class="field-deck"> Register now for the Mid-South Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mid-South Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference to kick off April 17.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Management Agriculture Technology Miscellaneous Business Practices and Systems Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:32:00 +0000 122831 at http://deltafarmpress.com Crop insurance and SNAP cuts, ‘actively engaged’ definition http://deltafarmpress.com/government/crop-insurance-and-snap-cuts-actively-engaged-definition <div class="field-deck"> House Agriculture Committee hears from Vilsack </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Vilsack explains White House approach to agriculture budget.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/crop-insurance-and-snap-cuts-actively-engaged-definition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/crop-insurance-and-snap-cuts-actively-engaged-definition#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Farm Bill Mon, 16 Feb 2015 20:17:00 +0000 122781 at http://deltafarmpress.com Heads up! Two farm bill-related webinars set for Friday http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/heads-two-farm-bill-related-webinars-set-friday <div class="field-deck"> University of Arkansas/FSA webinars start at 9 a.m. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A continuing series of farm bill webinars will resume with two more on the morning of Friday, February 13, 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/heads-two-farm-bill-related-webinars-set-friday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/heads-two-farm-bill-related-webinars-set-friday#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:11:00 +0000 122721 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill 'most complex' - Rep. Rick Crawford http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-most-complex-rep-rick-crawford <div class="field-deck"> FARM BILL, TRADE PACTS, CUBA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"I want fair trade. People tend to use ‘free’ and ‘fair’ trade interchangeably but they aren’t the same thing. I want our farmers to have a fair deal."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-most-complex-rep-rick-crawford" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-most-complex-rep-rick-crawford#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Import and Export Legislation Regulations Fri, 06 Feb 2015 14:36:00 +0000 121971 at http://deltafarmpress.com Obama budget would take chop at crop insurance http://deltafarmpress.com/government/obama-budget-would-take-chop-crop-insurance <div class="field-deck"> Also proposed: food safety oversight consolidation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">White House releases fiscal year 2016 budget.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/obama-budget-would-take-chop-crop-insurance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/obama-budget-would-take-chop-crop-insurance#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Government Crop Tue, 03 Feb 2015 17:44:00 +0000 122231 at http://deltafarmpress.com Senate tax extender package includes benefits for agriculture http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-tax-extender-package-includes-benefits-agriculture <div class="field-deck"> Section 179, Biodiesel Tax Incentive, waterways infrastructure </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One-year 'fix' for farmers in Senate tax extender package.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-tax-extender-package-includes-benefits-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-tax-extender-package-includes-benefits-agriculture#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Equipment & Supplies Finance Legislation Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:45:00 +0000 120741 at http://deltafarmpress.com What will major shift in U.S. policy toward Cuba mean for agriculture? http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-will-major-shift-us-policy-toward-cuba-mean-agriculture <div class="field-deck"> Rice would benefit greatly if trade barriers lifted </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Obama moves to ease U.S. trade and travel restrictions on Cuba.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-will-major-shift-us-policy-toward-cuba-mean-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-will-major-shift-us-policy-toward-cuba-mean-agriculture#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Import and Export Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:40:00 +0000 120661 at http://deltafarmpress.com Senate passes $1.1 trillion spending package http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-passes-11-trillion-spending-package <div class="field-deck"> Addresses Waterways of the U.S proposed rule </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Senate passes spending bill for 2015 fiscal year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-passes-11-trillion-spending-package" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/senate-passes-11-trillion-spending-package#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Equipment Equipment & Supplies Legislation Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:16:00 +0000 120611 at http://deltafarmpress.com House passes one-year tax extender package http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-one-year-tax-extender-package <div class="field-deck"> Section 179 provision back to higher levels </div> <div class="node-body article-body">House votes to allow Section 179 to revert to $500,000/$2 million levels for 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-one-year-tax-extender-package" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/house-passes-one-year-tax-extender-package#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Management Equipment Farm Equipment Thu, 04 Dec 2014 16:47:00 +0000 119941 at http://deltafarmpress.com