Management http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6121/more en Mississippi peanut field days scheduled in September http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-field-days-scheduled-september <div class="node-body article-body">The Mississippi Peanut Growers Association will hold three field days in September, and growers are invited to attend and get a firsthand look at disease plots, insect trial results, and variety and cultural practices trials.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-field-days-scheduled-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-field-days-scheduled-september#comments Peanuts Management Crops Crops Fungicides Health management Herbicides Insects Seedling And Root Diseases Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:22:00 +0000 117711 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>The Mississippi Peanut Growers Association will hold three on-farm field days in September to give growers a firsthand look at trials and to hear specialists discuss this year&#39;s crop situation.</strong></em></p> Outlook bright for 2014 Mississippi sweet potato crop http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/outlook-bright-2014-mississippi-sweet-potato-crop <div class="node-body video-body">Mississippi sweet potato acreage for 2014 is up about 11 percent, and as harvest kicks off the market is strong, growers were told at the annual Mississippi Sweet Potato Field Day at the Pontotoc Ridge-Flatwoods Branch Experiment Station.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/outlook-bright-2014-mississippi-sweet-potato-crop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/outlook-bright-2014-mississippi-sweet-potato-crop#comments Markets Management Miscellaneous Crops Sweet potatoes Thu, 21 Aug 2014 01:07:00 +0000 117691 at http://deltafarmpress.com RiceTec Field Day: Studies show hybrid rice offers sustainability benefits http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/ricetec-field-day-studies-show-hybrid-rice-offers-sustainability-benefits <div class="node-body video-body">Sustainability increasingly coming into play for farmers, agribusinesses as consumers continue to ask about the origins of their food.</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/rice/ricetec-field-day-studies-show-hybrid-rice-offers-sustainability-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/ricetec-field-day-studies-show-hybrid-rice-offers-sustainability-benefits#comments Rice Management Weed Control Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:57:00 +0000 117681 at http://deltafarmpress.com Prepping for grain sorghum harvest: a few reminders http://deltafarmpress.com/management/prepping-grain-sorghum-harvest-few-reminders <div class="field-deck"> A report from MSU Extension’s Late Season Crops Field Day </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Considerations as Mid-South milo harvest nears.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/prepping-grain-sorghum-harvest-few-reminders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/prepping-grain-sorghum-harvest-few-reminders#comments Management Agrochemicals Grain Sorghum Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:51:00 +0000 117671 at http://deltafarmpress.com 2014 corn season reaching end of the line, soybeans still on track for record http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/2014-corn-season-reaching-end-line-soybeans-still-track-record <div class="node-body video-body">Mycogen hybrids, varieties making waves as company continues to develop new corn, soybean lines adapted to the "extreme environment" found in the Mid-South.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/2014-corn-season-reaching-end-line-soybeans-still-track-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/2014-corn-season-reaching-end-line-soybeans-still-track-record#comments Soybeans Corn Management Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:05:00 +0000 117651 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 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Competition beginning to heat up as need grows for better broadband http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/competition-beginning-heat-need-grows-better-broadband <div class="node-body blog-body">As more companies begin offering better and expanded broadband services, the handwriting will be on the wall for the old line telecoms and cable companies, and they will have to compete or die.</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/competition-beginning-heat-need-grows-better-broadband" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/competition-beginning-heat-need-grows-better-broadband#comments Management Miscellaneous Columnists Electronics and digital equipment Farm Press Blog Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:39:00 +0000 117641 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Plastics announces conservation goal of 20 percent by 2020 http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-plastics-announces-conservation-goal-20-percent-2020 <div class="node-body video-body">New software program use could help reduce irrigation water usage, pumping costs by at least 20 percent per year by the year 2020, irrigation polytube executive 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/management/delta-plastics-announces-conservation-goal-20-percent-2020" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-plastics-announces-conservation-goal-20-percent-2020#comments Management Equipment Irrigation Technology Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:58:00 +0000 117631 at http://deltafarmpress.com Frog-eye leaf spot, SDS showing up in Tennessee soybean fields http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/frog-eye-leaf-spot-sds-showing-tennessee-soybean-fields <div class="node-body video-body">Frogeye leaf spot, SDS are being reported in Tennessee soybeans following a summer of cooler, wetter conditions than often occur in the summer in the upper Mid-South.</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/soybeans/frog-eye-leaf-spot-sds-showing-tennessee-soybean-fields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/frog-eye-leaf-spot-sds-showing-tennessee-soybean-fields#comments Soybeans Management Agriculture Technology Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:39:00 +0000 117611 at http://deltafarmpress.com White sugarcane aphid continues to dog Mid-South milo http://deltafarmpress.com/management/white-sugarcane-aphid-continues-dog-mid-south-milo <div class="field-deck"> Report from the DREC late-season crops field day </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Grain sorghum crop nears harvest as white sugarcane aphid pressures remain high.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/white-sugarcane-aphid-continues-dog-mid-south-milo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/white-sugarcane-aphid-continues-dog-mid-south-milo#comments Corn Management Grain Sorghum Insecticides Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:11:00 +0000 117591 at http://deltafarmpress.com