Management http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6121/more en Waters of U.S. rule blocked by federal judge http://deltafarmpress.com/government/waters-us-rule-blocked-federal-judge <div class="field-deck"> Controversial WOTUS rule would have gone into effect Friday </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Late Thursday (Aug. 27), Judge Ralph Erickson agreed to a preliminary injunction sought by 13 states suing to block the WOTUS rule saying it is “exceptionally expansive.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/waters-us-rule-blocked-federal-judge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/waters-us-rule-blocked-federal-judge#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Livestock Government Management Irrigation Technology Regulations Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:25:00 +0000 128341 at http://deltafarmpress.com ‘Houston, we have a problem,’ and it's called pigweed http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/houston-we-have-problem-and-its-called-pigweed <div class="node-body blog-body">Scattered pigweed in fields this year could become a major problem in Mid-South crops next season.</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/houston-we-have-problem-and-its-called-pigweed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/houston-we-have-problem-and-its-called-pigweed#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Management Farm Press Blog Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:54:00 +0000 128331 at http://deltafarmpress.com Developing new rice varieties with grass herbicide tolerance: Part II http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/developing-new-rice-varieties-grass-herbicide-tolerance-part-ii <div class="node-body video-body">LSU's Steve Linscombe says he may -- or may not -- have a new grass herbicide-tolerant variety in his test plots at the Rice Research Station in Crowley, La.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/developing-new-rice-varieties-grass-herbicide-tolerance-part-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/developing-new-rice-varieties-grass-herbicide-tolerance-part-ii#comments Rice Management Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:07:00 +0000 128321 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, 28 Aug 2015 11:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com The season so far: Arkansas rice heading to the back stretch http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/season-so-far-arkansas-rice-heading-back-stretch <div class="field-deck"> A chat with Jarrod Hardke </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"The rice in the field still looks very good. But without the milder temperatures late-season like we’ve had in the recent past, it’s doubtful we’ll hit records.” -- Jarrod Hardke, Arkansas rice agronomist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/season-so-far-arkansas-rice-heading-back-stretch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/season-so-far-arkansas-rice-heading-back-stretch#comments Rice Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Irrigation Technology Weed Control Conferences Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:09:00 +0000 128261 at http://deltafarmpress.com For Congress: Ag appropriations, marketing certificates http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/congress-ag-appropriations-marketing-certificates <div class="field-deck"> Report from the ACP-Cotton Foundation Joint Meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Langley warned that because cotton producers don’t yet have certificates and marketing loan benefits apply towards the $125,000 limit, “the FSA will be required to do reconciliation on where every producer stands. ... They want to do this reconciliation before October when any ARC or PLC payments will be made for the 2014 crop.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/congress-ag-appropriations-marketing-certificates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/congress-ag-appropriations-marketing-certificates#comments Cotton Markets Government Management Conferences Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:59:00 +0000 128251 at http://deltafarmpress.com U.S. cotton, ‘actively engaged’ and trade issues http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/us-cotton-actively-engaged-and-trade-issues <div class="field-deck"> Report from the ACP-Cotton Foundation Joint Meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The FSA has said the "actively engaged" final rule is “essentially written and going through the clearance process at USDA. Their intention is to get the final rule issues by October. If they do that, it would most likely apply for the 2016 crop year." — Reece Langley, National Cotton Council.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/us-cotton-actively-engaged-and-trade-issues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/us-cotton-actively-engaged-and-trade-issues#comments Cotton Markets Government Management Cotton Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:38:00 +0000 128231 at http://deltafarmpress.com Vilsack on updated 2015 U.S. Farm Income Forecast http://deltafarmpress.com/government/vilsack-updated-2015-us-farm-income-forecast <div class="node-body article-body">"Today's farm income forecast is heartening for all Americans." -- Tom Vilsack, Agriculture Secretary.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/vilsack-updated-2015-us-farm-income-forecast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/vilsack-updated-2015-us-farm-income-forecast#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Markets Government Management Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:38:00 +0000 128221 at http://deltafarmpress.com 4 questions to help plan your cover crops http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/4-questions-help-plan-your-cover-crops <div class="field-byline"> Trenton Roberts, University of Arkansas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gain the benefits of cover crops with a plan that includes variety selection, planting date, seeding rate and cover crop termination method and timing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/4-questions-help-plan-your-cover-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/4-questions-help-plan-your-cover-crops#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Wheat Management Equipment Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:23:00 +0000 128191 at http://deltafarmpress.com Arkansas cotton looks good after slow start http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/arkansas-cotton-looks-good-after-slow-start <div class="field-byline"> Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite a slow, rainy start to the planting season, Arkansas’ small cotton crop is looking good, but there are “still a lot of bears out in the woods.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/arkansas-cotton-looks-good-after-slow-start" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/arkansas-cotton-looks-good-after-slow-start#comments Cotton Management Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:26:00 +0000 128131 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Cotton field in St. Francis County, Arkansas, taken July 23, 2015. This is textbook &ldquo;blooming out the top.&rdquo;</em> (U of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture photo by Bill Robertson)</p>