Markets http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6101/more en Gregg Sain: 2015 SCGA Ginner of the Year http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/gregg-sain-2015-scga-ginner-year <div class="node-body article-body">The roundabout way Gregg Sain became a successful cotton ginner is a testament to a man remaining open to opportunities, robust on-the-job education, dogged determination and the fostering of community relationships. The 2015 SCGA Ginner of the Year is head of gins in both northeast Arkansas and the Missouri Bootheel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/gregg-sain-2015-scga-ginner-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/gregg-sain-2015-scga-ginner-year#comments Cotton Markets Management Equipment Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:38:00 +0000 123231 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>GREGG SAIN, 2015 SCGA Ginner of the Year</em></p> Drop in tractor sales forecast in 2015, as much as 20 percent in N. America http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/drop-tractor-sales-forecast-2015-much-20-percent-n-america <div class="node-body blog-body">North America tractor sales could drop as much as 20 percent this year. The major obstacle is the oversupply of the market, so that much depends on movement toward a market clearance of high used machinery stocks.</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/drop-tractor-sales-forecast-2015-much-20-percent-n-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/drop-tractor-sales-forecast-2015-much-20-percent-n-america#comments Markets Equipment Columnists Import and Export Marketing and Promotion Farm Press Blog Tue, 03 Mar 2015 12:17:00 +0000 123221 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill update: Today is last day to update yields, reallocate base acres http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-update-today-last-day-update-yields-reallocate-base-acres <div class="field-byline"> Anita Wilson and Bobby Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> Last chance - make an appointment today </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Feb. 27, 2015, is the last day to update crop yields and/or reallocate base acres under the 2014 farm bill.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-update-today-last-day-update-yields-reallocate-base-acres" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/farm-bill-update-today-last-day-update-yields-reallocate-base-acres#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:30:00 +0000 123131 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill update: PLC and ARC questions and answers http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers <div class="field-byline"> Anita Wilson and Bobby Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> Q&A. Timeline. Webinars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The current program payment yield under the 2014 Farm Bill is the farm's counter-cyclical (CC) yield in effect on Sept. 30, 2013. The owner of the farm may choose to update the CC yield; this yield will be used to calculate PLC payments on the farm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/farm-bill-update-plc-and-arc-questions-and-answers#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:17:00 +0000 123041 at http://deltafarmpress.com A visit with Louisiana Rep. Ralph Abraham http://deltafarmpress.com/government/visit-louisiana-rep-ralph-abraham <div class="field-deck"> Representing the largest row crop district in the nation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What's in store for House Agriculture Committee in new year?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/visit-louisiana-rep-ralph-abraham" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/visit-louisiana-rep-ralph-abraham#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Livestock Markets Government Legislation Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:46:00 +0000 122411 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farmers get some breathing room on base, yield decisions http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farmers-get-some-breathing-room-base-yield-decisions <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers can come to county Farm Service Agency offices and make an appointment to discuss base reallocation and yield updates later if they can't complete the paperwork for the process by Friday (Feb. 27) afternoon. </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/government/farmers-get-some-breathing-room-base-yield-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farmers-get-some-breathing-room-base-yield-decisions#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:34:00 +0000 123021 at http://deltafarmpress.com China’s cotton pricing structure leading to more polyester use http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/china-s-cotton-pricing-structure-leading-more-polyester-use <div class="field-deck"> NCC economist says China's imports will be down significantly in 2015 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">China's cotton policies are doing more than adding to world stocks, they're shifting more textile products to polyester, U.S. cotton industry leaders say.</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/cotton/china-s-cotton-pricing-structure-leading-more-polyester-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/china-s-cotton-pricing-structure-leading-more-polyester-use#comments Cotton Markets Government Management Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:12:00 +0000 122991 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>B.B. Griffin, left, visits with J. Berrye Worsham, president and CEO of Cotton Incorporated, and Dough Rushing with Monsanto, after the National Cotton Council&#39;s Economic Outlook session at its annual meeting.</p> Delta Farm Press Calendar of Events http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-farm-press-calendar-events <div class="node-body article-body">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 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Cotton producers: STAX/SCO sign-up deadline of Feb. 28 http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-producers-staxsco-sign-deadline-feb-28 <div class="field-deck"> Only a few days left </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Make sure you meet the deadline for new cotton insurance program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-producers-staxsco-sign-deadline-feb-28" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-producers-staxsco-sign-deadline-feb-28#comments Cotton Markets Government Crop Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:46:00 +0000 122961 at http://deltafarmpress.com Top Five Tips to make the most of your Gin Show experience http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/top-five-tips-make-most-your-gin-show-experience <div class="node-body blog-body">Get ready for the upcoming crop season. Attend the Mid-South Farm and Gin Show this week.</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/top-five-tips-make-most-your-gin-show-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/top-five-tips-make-most-your-gin-show-experience#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Fiber Crops Farm Press Blog Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:28:00 +0000 122951 at http://deltafarmpress.com