Markets en Policy change could trim Chinese cotton acres <div class="node-body article-body">The announcement of China's new target price subsidy is most important for what it doesn't say.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Markets Government Cotton Import and Export Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:53:00 +0000 117031 at Corn, a classic collapsing market, Brock says <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers everywhere are reporting excellent corn crops this year. Could it drive average yield to record levels?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Markets Corn Import and Export Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:03:00 +0000 116931 at <p><em>DAVID AND LEAH CARR, Mascot Planting Co., Clarksdale, Miss., visit with Richard Brock, left, during Decisions 2014, a seminar held in Destin, Fla.</em></p> Photo by Elton Robinson, Delta Farm Press Delta Farm Press Calendar of Events <div class="node-body article-body">Important meetings, trade shows, field days and conferences for those involved in Mid-South agriculture.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Events Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at Harvest season brings increased MDOT enforcement patrols <div class="field-byline"> Doreen Muzzi </div> <div class="field-deck"> 'Buying a bridge' costly proposition </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mississippi Department of Transportation's Willie Huff urges farmers to begin preparations now for making sure their trucks are legal as they begin hauling cotton, grain to gins and elevators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Markets Government Management Equipment Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:30:00 +0000 117041 at <p>Willie Huff, Mississippi Department of Transportation&rsquo;s director of enforcement, updates cotton ginners on the rules of the road.</p> Photo: Andy Ellis Livestock and biofuels projected to outpace crops in next decade <div class="node-body blog-body">The greatest growth in world crop production over the next decade is forecast to be in oilseeds, up 26 percent, driven by strong demand for biofuels. </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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Markets Management Miscellaneous Columnists Crops Energy Crop Farm Press Blog Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:40:00 +0000 116961 at Experts peg U.S. cotton crop at 17.7 million bales <div class="node-body article-body">Rains in Texas have improved the Texas cotton crop and raising expectations for the size of the U.S. crop.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Markets Cotton Import and Export Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:52:00 +0000 116921 at <p><em>From left, O.A. Cleveland, professor emeritus, Mississippi State University, Pat McClatchy, executive director, Ag Market Network, Carl Anderson, Extension specialist emeritus, Texas A&amp;M University, Jeanne Reeves, Cotton Incorporated, Jarral Neeper, president, Calcot, Ltd., and Tim Barry, Intercontinental Exchange, gathered recently to participate in the annual Cotton Roundtable in New York City.</em></p> When will China tip hand in cotton market? <div class="field-deck"> Report from the 2014 Southern Cotton Ginners Association Summer Meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Massive cotton reserve in China leading to major confusion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Markets Government Import and Export Marketing and Promotion Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:35:00 +0000 116831 at <p>THE 2014 SOUTHERN Cotton Ginners Association Summer Meeting main session was held on July 22. Among those attending was Robert Royal, left, of Midnight Gin in Midnight, Miss., and Teddy Hazlehurst of Bemis Gin and Warehouse Company in Jackson, Tenn.</p> <p>AMONG THOSE AT the SCGA&rsquo;s 2014 Summer Meeting were David Blakemore, left, of Blakemore Cotton and Grain in Campbell, Mo., and R.D. James of A.C. Riley Cotton Co. in New Madrid, Mo.</p> How big oil games fuel distribution to detriment of biofuels <div class="field-deck"> Renewable Fuels Association report lifts the curtain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Report provides insight into oil "Big Five" interactions with fuel distributors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Corn Markets Government Biomass Regulations Renewable Fuels Association Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:30:00 +0000 116331 at United front needed as oilseed producers face growing demand <div class="field-deck"> U.S. oilseed leaders report on international meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Worldwide oilseed industry needs a more united front?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Markets Government Management Crops Import and Export Oil Seeds Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:11:00 +0000 116211 at Louisiana rice crop ‘late, uneven,’ LSU AgCenter specialist says <div class="node-body video-body">The Louisiana rice crop is about two weeks late and uneven, according to Louisiana State University rice specialists. That means this year's rice crop will not be the match of last year's.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Rice Markets Miscellaneous Sun, 20 Jul 2014 01:41:00 +0000 116701 at