Management http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6121/more en Case IH: AIM Command FLEX advanced spray technology http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/case-ih-aim-command-flex-advanced-spray-technology <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Case IH announces new AIM Command FLEX advanced spray technology for greater application accuracy and the 25th Anniversary Patriot models to celebrate the company&rsquo;s legacy of sprayer leadership.</p> <p>AIM Command FLEX helps operators deliver consistent, flexible and accurate application, regardless of speed and terrain &mdash; resulting in more efficient use of crop protection products. Using pulse width modulation (PWM) technology, the system enhances sprayer productivity by controlling product flow and pressure more precisely than conventional rate controllers.</p></div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/case-ih-aim-command-flex-advanced-spray-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Management Equipment Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:37:31 +0000 138571 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Case IH will offer special Patriot 4440 models to commemorate the 25th anniversary of its industry-leading sprayer line.</p> Crop yields, quality hit by late-season problems http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/crop-yields-quality-hit-late-season-problems <div class="field-byline"> Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mississippi crops have gone from lush green to drying fields being harvested in many localities. Cotton has more late-season disease than has been seen in many years.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/crop-yields-quality-hit-late-season-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/crop-yields-quality-hit-late-season-problems#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Management Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:28:00 +0000 138691 at http://deltafarmpress.com Cotton blooming 2017 acreage shifts: more soybeans, less corn http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/2017-acreage-shifts-more-soybeans-less-corn <div class="field-byline"> Bryce Knorr, Farm Futures </div> <div class="field-deck"> Farm Futures shows markets encourage acreage shifts </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Strong demand, profitable hedging opportunities this year may convince farmers to boost soybean acreage next year - Farm Futures 2017 planting intentions survey.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/2017-acreage-shifts-more-soybeans-less-corn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/2017-acreage-shifts-more-soybeans-less-corn#comments Soybeans Corn Wheat Markets Management Corn Soybean Wheat Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:03:00 +0000 138721 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>U.S. farmers are considering devoting a record 84.4 million acres to soybeans in 2017, up almost 1 percent from 2016.</p> 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> <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 Markets Government Management Equipment Livestock Events Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:04:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Covering the expanding dicamba issue - the stories so far http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/covering-expanding-dicamba-issue-stories-so-far <div class="field-byline"> Delta Farm Press team </div> <div class="field-deck"> How did dicamba drift situation develop? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rising concerns about illegal use of dicamba across the Delta and Mid-South continue. Here's a look at our coverage so far.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/covering-expanding-dicamba-issue-stories-so-far" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/covering-expanding-dicamba-issue-stories-so-far#comments Cotton Soybeans Government Management Agriculture Technology Weed Control Herbicide-tolerant crops Regulations Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:19:00 +0000 138681 at http://deltafarmpress.com Researchers wait to see how Louisiana flooding affects crawfish http://deltafarmpress.com/management/researchers-wait-see-how-louisiana-flooding-affects-crawfish <div class="field-byline"> Johnny Morgan, LSU AgCenter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After recent flooding in Louisiana, “we shouldn’t assume that there is going to be a blanket net negative impact for the (crawfish) industry as a whole.” -- Ray McClain, LSU AgCenter Rice Research Station professor. </div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/researchers-wait-see-how-louisiana-flooding-affects-crawfish" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/researchers-wait-see-how-louisiana-flooding-affects-crawfish#comments Management Livestock Aquaculture Flooding Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:41:00 +0000 138581 at http://deltafarmpress.com Fishers growing milo ‘higher than an elephant’s eye’ until weather hit http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/fishers-growing-milo-higher-elephant-s-eye-until-weather-hit <div class="node-body article-body">Tim, Adam and Becky Fisher were preparing to harvest a big grain sorghum crop until rain intervened, dashing their hopes and those of many other Arkansas farmers.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/fishers-growing-milo-higher-elephant-s-eye-until-weather-hit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/fishers-growing-milo-higher-elephant-s-eye-until-weather-hit#comments Corn Markets Management Fri, 26 Aug 2016 01:49:00 +0000 138621 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Tim Fisher with the Arkansas Sorghum Shootout field before the rains came.</p> Arkansas soybeans: Splitting pods, seed sprouting in pods http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/arkansas-soybeans-splitting-pods-seed-sprouting-pods <div class="field-byline"> Jeremy Ross, Arkansas Extension Soybean Agronomist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Arkansas farmers are seeing soybean pod splitting and/or seed sprouting in the pod, says Jeremy Ross, Arkansas Extension soybean agronomist.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/arkansas-soybeans-splitting-pods-seed-sprouting-pods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/arkansas-soybeans-splitting-pods-seed-sprouting-pods#comments Soybeans Management Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:03:00 +0000 138591 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Split soybean pods with sprouted seed.</p> Photo: Jeremy Ross, Arkansas Extension Soybean Agronomist Louisiana flooding and a wet Mid-South: the stories so far http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/louisiana-flooding-and-wet-mid-south-stories-so-far <div class="field-deck"> Check the coverage from Delta Farm Press </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Louisiana flooding and late-season in-head sprouting issues -- in both Louisiana and Arkansas -- have turned excellent crops into question marks. Through LSU AgCenter and University of Arkansas specialists and state officials, Delta Farm Press has followed the latest events as they have unfolded. </div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/louisiana-flooding-and-wet-mid-south-stories-so-far" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/louisiana-flooding-and-wet-mid-south-stories-so-far#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Government Management Livestock Plant and Animal Health Flooding Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:57:00 +0000 138601 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>A soybean field at the St. Landry-Evangeline Parish line on Hwy. 29. </em></p> Photo by Dustin Harrell, courtesy of the LSU AgCenter. Kinze: New single auger grain carts http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/kinze-new-single-auger-grain-carts <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Kinze Manufacturing is introducing its 850-bushel Kinze 851 and 1,050-bushel Kinze 1051 single auger grain carts that are setting a different standard for grain handling performance &mdash; simplicity, reliability, and innovation from the company that introduced the world&rsquo;s first two-wheeled flotation grain cart nearly 50 years ago.</p></div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/kinze-new-single-auger-grain-carts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Management Equipment Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:10:20 +0000 138561 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>New 850-bushel Kinze 851 and 1,050-bushel Kinze 1051 single auger grain carts feature a front-folding corner auger that extends and folds right next to the grain truck.</p>