Markets http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6101/more en The Dark Continent: Increasing potential as a global economic power http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/dark-continent-increasing-potential-global-economic-power <div class="node-body blog-body">Analysts predict that an increasingly urbanized Africa can be a $1 trillion food market by 2030, leaps and bounds ahead of the current $315 billion. And many of the world’s fastest-growing economies are in Africa.</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/dark-continent-increasing-potential-global-economic-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/dark-continent-increasing-potential-global-economic-power#comments Markets Miscellaneous Columnists Management Marketing and Promotion Farm Press Blog Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:15:00 +0000 118221 at http://deltafarmpress.com USDA forecast for corn yield – 172 bushels http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/usda-forecast-corn-yield-172-bushels <div class="node-body article-body">Records likely to be broken in yield and production for corn/beans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/usda-forecast-corn-yield-172-bushels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/usda-forecast-corn-yield-172-bushels#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Fiber Crops Grains Soybean Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:27:00 +0000 118141 at http://deltafarmpress.com Railcar dearth, conservation easements and FSA modernization http://deltafarmpress.com/government/railcar-dearth-conservation-easements-and-fsa-modernization <div class="field-deck"> USDA’s Vilsack addresses pressing agricultural issues </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Where are the railcars needed to transport bumper grain crops?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/railcar-dearth-conservation-easements-and-fsa-modernization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/railcar-dearth-conservation-easements-and-fsa-modernization#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Farm Bill Import and Export Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:09:00 +0000 118111 at http://deltafarmpress.com Climate Basic, Climate Pro could help farmers get a step up on the weather, crops http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/climate-basic-climate-pro-could-help-farmers-get-step-weather-crops <div class="node-body video-body">Climate Basic, Climate Pro offerings could help farmers get a better handle on managing field operations, making harvest decisions for far-flung crops.</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/corn/climate-basic-climate-pro-could-help-farmers-get-step-weather-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/climate-basic-climate-pro-could-help-farmers-get-step-weather-crops#comments Soybeans Corn Markets Management Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:36:00 +0000 118101 at http://deltafarmpress.com USDA grants extension for CCC loan repayments in Arkansas grain case http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/usda-grants-extension-ccc-loan-repayments-arkansas-grain-case <div class="node-body article-body">Arkansas Secretary of Agriculture Butch Calhoun says USDA’s announcement it will grant an extension of time for Arkansas farmers affected by the Turner Grain situation to repay CCC loans will be helpful to those producers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/usda-grants-extension-ccc-loan-repayments-arkansas-grain-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/usda-grants-extension-ccc-loan-repayments-arkansas-grain-case#comments Markets Government Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:17:00 +0000 118091 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Calendar of Events http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-farm-press-calendar-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="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 Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Cotton may require two passes with sprayer to take the leaves off in 2014 http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-may-require-two-passes-sprayer-take-leaves-2014 <div class="node-body video-body">Don't chase "phantom bolls" as you begin to prepare the late 2014 Mid-South cotton crop for harvest, Extension specialist recommends.</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/cotton-may-require-two-passes-sprayer-take-leaves-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-may-require-two-passes-sprayer-take-leaves-2014#comments Cotton Markets Equipment Thu, 04 Sep 2014 21:26:00 +0000 118011 at http://deltafarmpress.com Next cotton update is Friday, Sept. 12 http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/next-cotton-update-friday-sept-12 <div class="node-body article-body">Get the latest on cotton prices and fundamentals from O.A. Cleveland every Friday, at 6 p.m.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/next-cotton-update-friday-sept-12" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/next-cotton-update-friday-sept-12#comments Cotton Markets Cotton Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:59:00 +0000 117901 at http://deltafarmpress.com Congressmen ask loan repayment extension for Turner customers http://deltafarmpress.com/government/congressmen-ask-loan-repayment-extension-turner-customers <div class="field-deck"> Grower losses could total $50 million, sources report </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Government officials seeking help from USDA to give farmers more time to repay Commodity Credit Corp. loans as losses in Turner Grain case reportedly continue to mount.</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/congressmen-ask-loan-repayment-extension-turner-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/congressmen-ask-loan-repayment-extension-turner-customers#comments Soybeans Corn Rice Markets Government Fri, 29 Aug 2014 02:09:00 +0000 117921 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>AS GRAIN HARVEST starts in earnest across the Mid-South, farmers are troubled by reports of defaults on payments by a grain buyer.</p> Waterways of the U.S. proposed rule ‘a gross overreach’ http://deltafarmpress.com/government/waterways-us-proposed-rule-gross-overreach <div class="field-deck"> A report from the Agricultural Council of Arkansas summer meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Full plate of issues for Agricultural Council of Arkansas summer meeting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/waterways-us-proposed-rule-gross-overreach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/waterways-us-proposed-rule-gross-overreach#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Markets Government Legislation Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:53:00 +0000 117851 at http://deltafarmpress.com