Management http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6121/more en Sherrie Miles joins husband as 100-bushel bean repeat http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/sherrie-miles-joins-husband-100-bushel-bean-repeat <div class="field-byline"> Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture </div> <div class="field-deck"> 106.499 bushels per acre </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Another Arkansas producer joins big yield club.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/sherrie-miles-joins-husband-100-bushel-bean-repeat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/sherrie-miles-joins-husband-100-bushel-bean-repeat#comments Soybeans Management Events Soybean Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:06:00 +0000 118381 at http://deltafarmpress.com A bountiful growing season: Catching up with Matt Miles http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/bountiful-growing-season-catching-matt-miles <div class="field-deck"> Is another 100-plus bushel soybean yield in the works? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Soybean fields loaded up in southeast Arkansas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/bountiful-growing-season-catching-matt-miles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/bountiful-growing-season-catching-matt-miles#comments Soybeans Corn Management Events Soybean Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:14:00 +0000 118041 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>MATT MILES IS back for a second shot at a 100-bushel soybean yield. There are 16 contest fields in Desha County this year.</p> <p>AWAITING THE ARRIVAL of freshly-harvested corn are Matt Miles and his son, Layne.</p> Enlist traits approved, Enlist herbicide next http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/enlist-traits-approved-enlist-herbicide-next <div class="node-body article-body">The Enlist Weed Control Technology has moved one step closer to commercialization with USDA's deregulation of Enlist corn and soybean traits. The next step is for EPA to register Enlist herbicide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/enlist-traits-approved-enlist-herbicide-next" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/enlist-traits-approved-enlist-herbicide-next#comments Soybeans Corn Management Corn National Soybean USDA Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:02:00 +0000 118341 at http://deltafarmpress.com How to choose the right winter wheat variety http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/how-choose-right-winter-wheat-variety <div class="field-byline"> By Larry Stalcup </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether you’re planting winter wheat for maximum yields, for fall and winter grazing or for best double-crop results next spring, choosing a proven variety for your growing area will likely boost performance and production goals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/how-choose-right-winter-wheat-variety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/how-choose-right-winter-wheat-variety#comments Wheat Management Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:51:00 +0000 118281 at http://deltafarmpress.com What's next in herbicide-tolerant crops? http://deltafarmpress.com/management/whats-next-herbicide-tolerant-crops <div class="field-byline"> Bob Scott, Arkansas Extension Weed Scientist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dow AgroSciences passes a major hurdle towards deregulation and registration of 2,4-D tolerant corn and soybeans. Monsanto moves forward with dicamba-tolerant crops.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/whats-next-herbicide-tolerant-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/whats-next-herbicide-tolerant-crops#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:58:00 +0000 118261 at http://deltafarmpress.com Real-world herbicide resistance very complex issue http://deltafarmpress.com/management/real-world-herbicide-resistance-very-complex-issue <div class="field-deck"> 'A wicked problem' </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Herbicide Summit II demonstrated key leadership in the Weed Science Society of America and various federal agencies in Washington “get it” herbicide-resistant weeds pose a major threat to agriculture globally.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/real-world-herbicide-resistance-very-complex-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/real-world-herbicide-resistance-very-complex-issue#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:01:00 +0000 118291 at http://deltafarmpress.com What price infrastructure improvements for Inland Waterways? http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-price-infrastructure-improvements-inland-waterways <div class="node-body video-body">Lack of investments in transportation infrastructure could slow U.S. economic expansion, retiring Mississippi Valley Division commander says.</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/what-price-infrastructure-improvements-inland-waterways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/what-price-infrastructure-improvements-inland-waterways#comments Corn Government Management Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:47:00 +0000 118241 at http://deltafarmpress.com Nelson Crow has the touch http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/nelson-crow-has-touch <div class="field-deck"> Contests push soybean farmers to higher yields </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Will 2014 see more 100-bushel soybeans in Arkansas?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/nelson-crow-has-touch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/nelson-crow-has-touch#comments Soybeans Management Events Nutrition Practices and Systems Soybean Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:43:00 +0000 118051 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>HAVING BROKEN 100 bushels in a 3.9 soybean in 2013, this year Nelson Crow is trying again with a Group 4.</p> <p>CROW IN A loaded up soybean field outside Winchester, Ark.</p> Arkansas producer smashes state soybean yield record http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/arkansas-producer-smashes-state-soybean-yield-record <div class="field-byline"> Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture </div> <div class="field-deck"> 112.012-bushel-per-acre yield </div> <div class="node-body article-body">David Bennett, Lake Village producer, takes top spot for highest contest yield ever in Arkansas. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/arkansas-producer-smashes-state-soybean-yield-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/arkansas-producer-smashes-state-soybean-yield-record#comments Soybeans Management Events Soybean Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:25:00 +0000 118171 at http://deltafarmpress.com Precision planting technology pays dividends for Jack and Brandon Huerkamp http://deltafarmpress.com/management/precision-planting-technology-pays-dividends-jack-and-brandon-huerkamp <div class="node-body article-body">“You’ve got to be careful to not be so dazzled by the bells and whistles of technology that you overlook the main reasons for buying it," says Mississippi farmer Jack Huerkamp. "The overriding consideration should be: Will it help me to do my work more efficiently, and will it make money for me?”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/precision-planting-technology-pays-dividends-jack-and-brandon-huerkamp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/precision-planting-technology-pays-dividends-jack-and-brandon-huerkamp#comments Cotton Corn Management Agriculture Technology Corn Cotton Crops Equipment Management No Till Technology Variable Rate Application Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:16:00 +0000 117941 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px; "><strong style="font-size: 13px; ">JACK HUERKAMP, right, and son Brandon with the precision planter equipment they say gives them more consistent crops, regardless of soil type or compaction, and better yields. They grow cotton and corn in Noxubee County, Miss.</strong></em></p>