Management http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6121/more en Seeking high yields, the reduction of acid rain and the need for sulfur http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seeking-high-yields-reduction-acid-rain-and-need-sulfur <div class="field-deck"> Are you applying the proper amount of sulfur? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">No acid rain? Great! But that means sulfur applications are important. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seeking-high-yields-reduction-acid-rain-and-need-sulfur" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/seeking-high-yields-reduction-acid-rain-and-need-sulfur#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Fertilizers Nutrient Supply Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:26:00 +0000 119381 at http://deltafarmpress.com Stoneville looking at possibility of higher-yielding cotton varieties in 2015-16 http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/stoneville-looking-possibility-higher-yielding-cotton-varieties-2015-16 <div class="node-body video-body">Cotton growers could have diversity, higher yields in new Stoneville varieties in coming years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/stoneville-looking-possibility-higher-yielding-cotton-varieties-2015-16" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/stoneville-looking-possibility-higher-yielding-cotton-varieties-2015-16#comments Cotton Management Agriculture Technology Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:14:00 +0000 119811 at http://deltafarmpress.com Tennessee brothers looking to repeat in National Corn Yield Contest http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/tennessee-brothers-looking-repeat-national-corn-yield-contest <div class="node-body article-body">Brothers from west Tennessee are hopeful their 2014 Class A non-irrigated yield will put them in High Cotton on National Corn Yield Contest.</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/tennessee-brothers-looking-repeat-national-corn-yield-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/tennessee-brothers-looking-repeat-national-corn-yield-contest#comments Corn Management Weed Control Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:11:00 +0000 119791 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>THE RHEA BROTHERS, Matt and Scott, credit Jeff Via, center, Extension staff chairman for Fayette County, Tenn., with helping them increase the dryland corn yield in a portion of their field to 339 bushels per acre.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Thanksgiving — a blessing for the American farmer http://deltafarmpress.com/management/thanksgiving-blessing-american-farmer <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers provide Americans with one of its greatest freedoms, the freedom from want. Happy Thanksgiving!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/thanksgiving-blessing-american-farmer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/thanksgiving-blessing-american-farmer#comments Management Crops Livestock Vegetables Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:15:00 +0000 119741 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p class="rtecenter"><strong>HAPPY THANKSGIVING</strong>!</p> Thank you, America's farmers http://deltafarmpress.com/management/thank-you-americas-farmers <div class="field-byline"> Randy Knight, President, Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">American agriculture continues to provide food and nourishment for every family in the USA and exports more than 30 percent of what is produced in excess of our needs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/thank-you-americas-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/thank-you-americas-farmers#comments Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:46:00 +0000 119491 at http://deltafarmpress.com Arkansas applicator finalist for AGCO Application Equipment 2014 Operator of the Year http://deltafarmpress.com/management/arkansas-applicator-finalist-agco-application-equipment-2014-operator-year <div class="field-deck"> Jerry Deese of Marion, Ark. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">AGCO applicator award finalists include Arkansan Jerry Deese.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/arkansas-applicator-finalist-agco-application-equipment-2014-operator-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/arkansas-applicator-finalist-agco-application-equipment-2014-operator-year#comments Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Weed Control Agrochemicals Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:29:00 +0000 119771 at http://deltafarmpress.com Gary Adams named to be next president, CEO of National Cotton Council http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/gary-adams-named-be-next-president-ceo-national-cotton-council <div class="node-body article-body">National Cotton Council's farm policy and economics expert to become the chief staff person for the U.S. cotton industry's umbrella organization.</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/gary-adams-named-be-next-president-ceo-national-cotton-council" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/gary-adams-named-be-next-president-ceo-national-cotton-council#comments Cotton Markets Government Management Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:00:00 +0000 119721 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>GARY ADAMS, left, currently vice president for economic and policy analysis at the National Cotton Council, visits with Ted Schneider, a producer from Lake Providence, La., at STAX/Farm Bill Workshop held by the Council, the Louisiana Farm Bureau and the Louisiana Cotton &amp; Grain Association in Monroe./</p> STAX or SCO? Another decision for cotton producers http://deltafarmpress.com/government/stax-or-sco-another-decision-cotton-producers <div class="node-body video-body">All farmers have a lot of decisions to make when enrolling in the new farm bill programs, but cotton farmers have one more -- whether to enroll in the Stacked Income Protection Plan or the Supplemental Coverage Option.</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/stax-or-sco-another-decision-cotton-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/stax-or-sco-another-decision-cotton-producers#comments Government Management Miscellaneous Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:11:00 +0000 119691 at http://deltafarmpress.com Glover Triplett: A half-century of no-till research http://deltafarmpress.com/management/glover-triplett-half-century-no-till-research <div class="node-body article-body">Even with its widespread adoption, no-till is still a work in progress, says Glover Triplett, one of the practice's pioneers. Each year more insight is added to making the system more effective and efficient, he says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/glover-triplett-half-century-no-till-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/glover-triplett-half-century-no-till-research#comments Soybeans Corn Management Corn Crops No Till Other Forages Soybean Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:28:00 +0000 119291 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>A PIONEER in no-till research, Mississippian Glover Triplett was co-founder of Ohio State University plots still being maintained half a century later. And at age 84, he&rsquo;s still involved in no-till research at Mississippi State University.</strong></em></p> Hembree Brandon, Delta Farm Press Hard choices for farm bill sign-up http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hard-choices-farm-bill-sign <div class="field-byline"> Duane Dailey, University of Missouri Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Crop farmers have hard decisions to make under the 2014 farm bill. This farm bill is like nothing you’ve seen before,” says Scott Brown, University of Missouri agricultural economist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hard-choices-farm-bill-sign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/hard-choices-farm-bill-sign#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Wed, 19 Nov 2014 22:31:00 +0000 119551 at http://deltafarmpress.com