Management http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6121/more en 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> Matt Miles first Arkansas soybean grower to repeat 100 bushels/acre feat http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/matt-miles-first-arkansas-soybean-grower-repeat-100-bushelsacre-feat <div class="field-byline"> Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture </div> <div class="field-deck"> Part of 'healthy competition' in Desha County </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Matt Miles is first Arkansas producer to hit 100-bushel beans twice.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/matt-miles-first-arkansas-soybean-grower-repeat-100-bushelsacre-feat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/matt-miles-first-arkansas-soybean-grower-repeat-100-bushelsacre-feat#comments Soybeans Management Events Soybean Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:32:00 +0000 118151 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>MATT MILES AND his son, Layne.</p> 2014 cotton crop about to come to an abrupt end in Arkansas? http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/2014-cotton-crop-about-come-abrupt-end-arkansas <div class="node-body video-body">"Green" cotton fields may be misleading as growers prepare to put the finishing touches on the 2014 cotton crop.</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/2014-cotton-crop-about-come-abrupt-end-arkansas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/2014-cotton-crop-about-come-abrupt-end-arkansas#comments Cotton Management Miscellaneous Thu, 11 Sep 2014 02:13:00 +0000 118131 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 Net farm income declining as production costs rise, prices fall http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/net-farm-income-declining-production-costs-rise-prices-fall <div class="node-body blog-body">Net farm income is down, input costs are rising and prices are falling, but U.S. farmers are still the best in the world.</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/net-farm-income-declining-production-costs-rise-prices-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/net-farm-income-declining-production-costs-rise-prices-fall#comments Management Inputs Farm Press Blog Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:53:00 +0000 118001 at http://deltafarmpress.com Bayer CropScience opens new highly-automated greenhouse for cotton, soybeans http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/bayer-cropscience-opens-new-highly-automated-greenhouse-cotton-soybeans <div class="node-body video-body">New greenhouse facility could help Bayer CropScience researchers in their quest for more and better cotton traits, scientist 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/cotton/bayer-cropscience-opens-new-highly-automated-greenhouse-cotton-soybeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/bayer-cropscience-opens-new-highly-automated-greenhouse-cotton-soybeans#comments Cotton Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:45:00 +0000 118081 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