Markets http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6101/more en Mississippi land values not falling like Midwest’s despite lower grain prices http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/mississippi-land-values-not-falling-midwest-s-despite-lower-grain-prices <div class="field-deck"> Some growers walking away from rented ground </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mississippi land values have stopped rising but aren't falling the way prices in the traditional Corn Belt states have dropped.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/mississippi-land-values-not-falling-midwest-s-despite-lower-grain-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/mississippi-land-values-not-falling-midwest-s-despite-lower-grain-prices#comments Markets Miscellaneous Thu, 28 May 2015 14:47:00 +0000 125731 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Wheat tour through Arkansas provides information, stirs memories http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/wheat-tour-through-arkansas-provides-information-stirs-memories <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>On May 1, under lovely skies and a refreshing breeze, Jim Quinton and other volunteers picked up yardsticks and began a tour through Arkansas wheat fields.</p> <p>Quinton &ndash; currently residing in Mexico, Missouri -- and colleagues counted tillers and looked for disease in an effort to compile a simple &ldquo;state of the crop&rdquo; report.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> 3 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/wheat-tour-through-arkansas-provides-information-stirs-memories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/wheat-tour-through-arkansas-provides-information-stirs-memories#comments Wheat Markets Government Tue, 26 May 2015 16:11:00 +0000 125601 at http://deltafarmpress.com Weather, prices depress planting estimates for Arkansas http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/weather-prices-depress-planting-estimates-arkansas <div class="field-byline"> Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Weather and declining prices are putting a dent in the expected total of rice and corn acres planted, said Scott Stiles, Extension economist for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/weather-prices-depress-planting-estimates-arkansas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/weather-prices-depress-planting-estimates-arkansas#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Management Equipment Fri, 22 May 2015 12:13:00 +0000 125491 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press ‘Turnaround Tuesday’ taking toll on trading: Part II http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/turnaround-tuesday-taking-toll-trading-part-ii <div class="node-body video-body">Private analysts' estimates of 87 million acres of soybeans could help send November soybean futures below $9 per bushel. The University of Arkansas' Scott Stiles urges growers to price their crops now.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/turnaround-tuesday-taking-toll-trading-part-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/turnaround-tuesday-taking-toll-trading-part-ii#comments Soybeans Rice Markets Thu, 21 May 2015 15:47:00 +0000 125521 at http://deltafarmpress.com ‘Turnaround Tuesday’ taking toll on technical trading: Part I http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/turnaround-tuesday-taking-toll-technical-trading-part-i <div class="node-body video-body">Farmers will need to "sell the rallies" to help improve their price prospects with their 2015 crops, Arkansas Extension economist says.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/turnaround-tuesday-taking-toll-technical-trading-part-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/turnaround-tuesday-taking-toll-technical-trading-part-i#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Wed, 20 May 2015 16:44:00 +0000 125481 at http://deltafarmpress.com WTO rules against U.S. Country of Origin Labeling requirements http://deltafarmpress.com/government/wto-rules-against-us-country-origin-labeling-requirements <div class="field-deck"> Opens the door to trade retaliation by Canada, Mexico </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Country of Origin Labeling not only drives up compliance costs for our domestic producers, but the WTO’s ruling against the rule will now allow for billions of dollars in retaliatory tariffs against U.S. exports.” -- Arkansas Rep. Rick Crawford.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/wto-rules-against-us-country-origin-labeling-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/wto-rules-against-us-country-origin-labeling-requirements#comments Livestock Markets Government Government Import and Export Wed, 20 May 2015 16:07:00 +0000 125461 at http://deltafarmpress.com Getty Images May cotton numbers are like my dove hunting skills - Don Shurley http://deltafarmpress.com/may-cotton-numbers-are-my-dove-hunting-skills-don-shurley <div class="node-body link-body">For the 2015-2016 crop year, cotton farmers will break the cycle of cotton overproduction, says Don Shurley, University of Georgia.</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/CottonGin.jpg?1432045513" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/may-cotton-numbers-are-my-dove-hunting-skills-don-shurley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Markets Tue, 19 May 2015 14:21:00 +0000 125421 at http://deltafarmpress.com Update on U.S. and world rice market scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Friday http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/update-us-and-world-rice-market-scheduled-130-pm-friday <div class="field-deck"> Nathan Childs to provide latest analysis of rice market outlook </div> <div class="node-body article-body">University of Arkansas Food and Agriculture Webinar Series to feature presentation by Dr. Nathan Childs on the 2015-16 U.S. and Global Rice Outlook. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/update-us-and-world-rice-market-scheduled-130-pm-friday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/update-us-and-world-rice-market-scheduled-130-pm-friday#comments Rice Markets Management Rice Mon, 18 May 2015 14:58:00 +0000 125371 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Has strong dollar hurt corn exports? http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/has-strong-dollar-hurt-corn-exports <div class="field-byline"> Richard Brock, Brock Associates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We cannot say definitively that a strong dollar has hurt corn exports significantly, but we can say that the strong dollar certainly has not helped.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/has-strong-dollar-hurt-corn-exports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/has-strong-dollar-hurt-corn-exports#comments Corn Markets Corn Fri, 15 May 2015 15:39:00 +0000 125331 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Richard Brock</em></p> Good price supporting sorghum acreage in Mississippi http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/good-price-supporting-sorghum-acreage-mississippi <div class="field-byline"> Bonnie Coblentz, MSU Ag Communications </div> <div class="field-deck"> 90,000 acres of grain sorghum expected in state for 2015 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Grain sorghum acreage seemed likely to decrease dramatically in Mississippi in 2015 when sugarcane aphids damaged the state’s 2014 crop, but excellent prices kept acreage strong.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/good-price-supporting-sorghum-acreage-mississippi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/good-price-supporting-sorghum-acreage-mississippi#comments Markets Management Grain Sorghum Thu, 14 May 2015 17:01:00 +0000 125211 at http://deltafarmpress.com