Markets http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6101/more en Where has the rice bull wandered off to? http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/where-has-rice-bull-wandered <div class="field-byline"> Milo Hamilton, Firstgrain, Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"When China changes, the whole world changes. That’s true whether in politics, rice, markets or the economy. China will shake the rice world of the 21st Century, as it has shaken the soybean world in the last two decades." -- Milo Hamilton, senior economist, Firstgrain, Inc.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/where-has-rice-bull-wandered" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/where-has-rice-bull-wandered#comments Rice Markets Government Management Import and Export Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:07:00 +0000 132111 at http://deltafarmpress.com O.A. Cleveland to headline next Ag Market Network conference call http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/oa-cleveland-headline-next-ag-market-network-conference-call <div class="node-body article-body">February Ag Market Network Conference Call will feature a negative Dr. O.A. Cleveland giving his thoughts on the 2016 cotton market outlook.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/oa-cleveland-headline-next-ag-market-network-conference-call" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/oa-cleveland-headline-next-ag-market-network-conference-call#comments Cotton Markets Management Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:27:00 +0000 132371 at http://deltafarmpress.com More cotton acres in 2016? NCC survey shows 6.2-percent increase http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/more-cotton-acres-2016-ncc-survey-shows-62-percent-increase <div class="field-deck"> Mid-South acreage forecast up 25 percent </div> <div class="node-body article-body">National Cotton Council's Early Season Planting Intentions Survey shows growers intend to plant 6.2-percent more cotton acres in 2016.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/more-cotton-acres-2016-ncc-survey-shows-62-percent-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/more-cotton-acres-2016-ncc-survey-shows-62-percent-increase#comments Cotton Markets Management Sat, 06 Feb 2016 16:45:00 +0000 132351 at http://deltafarmpress.com Cattle markets offer promise in 2016 http://deltafarmpress.com/livestock/cattle-markets-offer-promise-2016 <div class="field-byline"> Linda Breazeale, MSU Extension Service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beef cattle producers are not seeing the record high prices from a year ago, but strong export numbers are providing reasons to hope 2016 will be profitable.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/livestock/cattle-markets-offer-promise-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/livestock/cattle-markets-offer-promise-2016#comments Livestock Markets Management Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:37:00 +0000 132151 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Cattle at the Henry H. Leveck Animal Research Center at Mississippi State University benefit from a concrete pad under the water trough in their pasture. Concrete pads can reduce muddy conditions cattle endure during each Mississippi winter. </em>(Photo: MSU Extension Service/Linda Breazeale)</p> Farm bill spending criticism off target — again http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/farm-bill-spending-criticism-target-again <div class="node-body blog-body">Activists groups begin piling on after falling crop prices drive up spending for farm bill programs.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/farm-bill-spending-criticism-target-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/farm-bill-spending-criticism-target-again#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Farm Press Blog Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:01:00 +0000 132241 at http://deltafarmpress.com Commentary: Rough rice exports key to future for U.S. rice farmers? http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/commentary-rough-rice-exports-key-future-us-rice-farmers <div class="field-byline"> Dwight Roberts, President and CEO, US Rice Producers Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"As we enter what appears to be a new era in international trade, the U.S. rice farmer must ask himself, 'Would I still be in business if there were no rough rice exports?'" -- Dwight Roberts, President and CEO, US Rice Producers Association.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/commentary-rough-rice-exports-key-future-us-rice-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/commentary-rough-rice-exports-key-future-us-rice-farmers#comments Rice Markets Government Management Import and Export Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:54:00 +0000 132101 at http://deltafarmpress.com Survey shows cotton producers could increase acres in 2016 http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/survey-shows-cotton-producers-could-increase-acres-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Farm Futures, Delta Farm Press survey shows growers want to increase cotton acres by 7 percent in 2016. Nationwide, corn acres could be up and soybeans down.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/survey-shows-cotton-producers-could-increase-acres-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/survey-shows-cotton-producers-could-increase-acres-2016#comments Cotton Peanuts Markets Management Mon, 01 Feb 2016 17:05:00 +0000 132121 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo: Delta Farm Press Low prices for wheat, feed grains likely to persist http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/low-prices-wheat-feed-grains-likely-persist <div class="field-byline"> Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Low grain prices are not expected to increase soon because of excess supply and lower demand, according to Kurt Guidry, LSU AgCenter economist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/low-prices-wheat-feed-grains-likely-persist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/low-prices-wheat-feed-grains-likely-persist#comments Soybeans Corn Wheat Markets Management Wed, 27 Jan 2016 16:27:00 +0000 132001 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo: Delta Farm Press U.S. needs to push competitive advantage in rough rice: Part III http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/us-needs-push-competitive-advantage-rough-rice-part-iii <div class="node-body video-body">Market analyst Dennis DeLaughter believes U.S. exporters must push more shipments of rough rice in face of market share losses that may result from Trans-Pacific Partnership.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/us-needs-push-competitive-advantage-rough-rice-part-iii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/us-needs-push-competitive-advantage-rough-rice-part-iii#comments Rice Markets Government Tue, 26 Jan 2016 15:17:00 +0000 131971 at http://deltafarmpress.com Will China begin importing U.S. rice? http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/will-china-begin-importing-us-rice <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. and Chinese officials appear to have reached an agreement on a phytosanitary protocol for the shipment of American-grown milled rice into Chinese ports, according to a statement by the USA Rice Federation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/will-china-begin-importing-us-rice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/will-china-begin-importing-us-rice#comments Rice Markets Government Mon, 25 Jan 2016 13:49:00 +0000 131921 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo: Delta Farm Press