Government http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6111/more en Educational seminars highlight 2015 Mid-South Farm & Gin Show http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/educational-seminars-highlight-2015-mid-south-farm-gin-show <div class="node-body article-body">Attendees at the 63rd annual Mid-South Farm & Gin Show, scheduled for Feb. 27- 28 at the Cook Convention Center in downtown Memphis, will have an opportunity to attend several educational seminars during the two days.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/educational-seminars-highlight-2015-mid-south-farm-gin-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/educational-seminars-highlight-2015-mid-south-farm-gin-show#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Irrigation Technology Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:29:00 +0000 121871 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Shallow loss, supplemental coverage important options in new farm bill http://deltafarmpress.com/government/shallow-loss-supplemental-coverage-important-options-new-farm-bill <div class="node-body video-body">Michael Rochelle of the National Cotton Council discusses county-based calculations for STAX and SCO at Mississippi Farm Bureau Winter Commodity Conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/shallow-loss-supplemental-coverage-important-options-new-farm-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/shallow-loss-supplemental-coverage-important-options-new-farm-bill#comments Cotton Government Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:26:00 +0000 121941 at http://deltafarmpress.com EPA announces voluntary cancellation of certain methomyl uses http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/epa-announces-voluntary-cancellation-certain-methomyl-uses <div class="field-byline"> Environmental Protection Agency </div> <div class="node-body article-body">EPA and the manufacturer of methomyl have agreed to voluntary cancellation of certain uses of methomyl to address risks associated with drinking water.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/epa-announces-voluntary-cancellation-certain-methomyl-uses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/epa-announces-voluntary-cancellation-certain-methomyl-uses#comments Corn Government Management Insecticides Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:33:00 +0000 121921 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">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 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com 2015 Mississippi Farm Bureau Commodity Conference - Photos http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/2015-mississippi-farm-bureau-commodity-conference-photos <div class="node-body gallery-body">Mississippi Farm Bureau county chairmen and state officers heard the latest on government and economic polciies and the new farm bill at their Winter Commodity Conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/2015-mississippi-farm-bureau-commodity-conference-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/2015-mississippi-farm-bureau-commodity-conference-photos#comments Markets Government Miscellaneous Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:40:00 +0000 121901 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>GARRY MOORE, left, Harrison County, visits with Dr. Jim Perkins, Tishomingo County, and Danny Bishop, Lee County. Moore and Perkins represented opposite ends of the state at the Mississippi Farm Bureau&#39;s Winter Commodities Conference.</p> Time running out to sign up for farm programs http://deltafarmpress.com/time-running-out-sign-farm-programs <div class="node-body link-body">Farmers should gather their production records, check with insurance representatives for yield histories and make appointments to sign up for farm programs.</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/time-running-out-sign-farm-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Management Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:37:00 +0000 121851 at http://deltafarmpress.com Studies show neonicotinoid levels drop as crop season progresses http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/studies-show-neonicotinoid-levels-drop-crop-season-progresses <div class="node-body video-body">By the time soybean and cotton plants begin flowering and become more attractive to honey bees the levels of neonicotinoid insecticides in seed treatments have declined significantly, according to university research. </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/studies-show-neonicotinoid-levels-drop-crop-season-progresses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/studies-show-neonicotinoid-levels-drop-crop-season-progresses#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Government Management Tue, 27 Jan 2015 02:53:00 +0000 121751 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mississippi specialists respond to neonicotinoid review http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/mississippi-specialists-respond-neonicotinoid-review <div class="node-body video-body">Mississippi State University Extension specialists met with EPA and Delta Council officials to discuss neonicotinoid seed treatments and other environmental issues on Jan. 21. MSU's Angus Catchot talked about the specialists response in a panel discussion at the Delta Ag Expo.</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/mississippi-specialists-respond-neonicotinoid-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/mississippi-specialists-respond-neonicotinoid-review#comments Cotton Soybeans Government Management Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:53:00 +0000 121691 at http://deltafarmpress.com Download the 2015 MSFGS app to enhance ‘Gin Show’ experience http://deltafarmpress.com/management/download-2015-msfgs-app-enhance-gin-show-experience <div class="node-body article-body">Mid-South Farm and Gin Show App is now available The app helps show visitors locate products they want to see among the hundreds of offerings by exhibitors at the show, informational speakers they want to hear and special events such as the drawing the for puppies the wish to attend.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/download-2015-msfgs-app-enhance-gin-show-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/download-2015-msfgs-app-enhance-gin-show-experience#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:39:00 +0000 121641 at http://deltafarmpress.com EPA officials discuss neonicotinoid, bee health issues with Mississippi specialists http://deltafarmpress.com/government/epa-officials-discuss-neonicotinoid-bee-health-issues-mississippi-specialists <div class="node-body video-body">EPA Assistant Administrator Jim Jones says agriculture needs to help provide the solution to the pollinator health issue that could bring changes in seed treatments and other pesticide applications.</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/epa-officials-discuss-neonicotinoid-bee-health-issues-mississippi-specialists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/epa-officials-discuss-neonicotinoid-bee-health-issues-mississippi-specialists#comments Soybeans Government Management Weed Control Fri, 23 Jan 2015 03:34:00 +0000 121601 at http://deltafarmpress.com