Management http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6121/more en A change in global warming perspective? http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/change-global-warming-perspective <div class="node-body blog-body">Could action on climate change do more harm than good?</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/change-global-warming-perspective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/change-global-warming-perspective#comments Government Management Weather Environmental groups Regulations Renewable Farm Press Blog Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:51:00 +0000 114061 at http://deltafarmpress.com How best to deal with resistant barnyardgrass? http://deltafarmpress.com/management/how-best-deal-resistant-barnyardgrass <div class="field-deck"> Computer model provides answers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Barnyardgrass continues torment of rice farmers. University of Arkansas research shows how to tackle the problem in best manner.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/how-best-deal-resistant-barnyardgrass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/how-best-deal-resistant-barnyardgrass#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Management Herbicide-tolerant crops Resistant Weeds Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:49:00 +0000 114011 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>COMPUTER MODELING done by weed researchers has shown the best way to tackle resistant barnyardgrass. &ldquo;&ldquo;We want to understand how to best protect technologies and herbicides within rice and other crops,&rdquo; says Jason Norsworthy.</p> New weed scouting tool available for southern growers http://deltafarmpress.com/management/new-weed-scouting-tool-available-southern-growers <div class="node-body article-body">New Ag Weed ID app can help you name that weed as you scout your fields to keep those pests at bay.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/new-weed-scouting-tool-available-southern-growers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/new-weed-scouting-tool-available-southern-growers#comments Management Miscellaneous Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:13:00 +0000 114221 at http://deltafarmpress.com Expect to manage risk more on your own http://deltafarmpress.com/management/expect-manage-risk-more-your-own <div class="node-body video-body">Under new farm programs, farmers should expect to "take control of your own risk management," says Dr. Keith Coble, Mississippi State University Giles Distinguished Professor of Agricultural Economics, who spent a year in Washington helping to craft the recently-passed farm bill.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/expect-manage-risk-more-your-own" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/expect-manage-risk-more-your-own#comments Government Management 2012 Farm Bill Crop insurance Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:02:00 +0000 114201 at http://deltafarmpress.com New farm bill: You’ll need to be better at managing risk http://deltafarmpress.com/management/new-farm-bill-you-ll-need-be-better-managing-risk <div class="field-deck"> “Don’t get terribly wrapped up in thinking that these programs are going to keep you in business." </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Everyone — producers and lenders — is going to have to become more sophisticated about managing risk under the new farm bill,” says Keith Coble, Mississippi State University Extension professor of agricultural economics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/new-farm-bill-you-ll-need-be-better-managing-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/new-farm-bill-you-ll-need-be-better-managing-risk#comments Markets Government Management 2012 Farm Bill Crops Crop insurance National Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:50:00 +0000 114191 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><strong><em>FARMERS AND LENDERS are going to have to be more sophisticated at managing risk under the new farm bill, says Keith Coble, center, Mississippi State University Extension professor of economics, who discussed the legislation at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Land Bank. With him are Gary Gaines, left, president of the organization, and Abbott Myers, right, chairman of the board and a farmer at Dundee, Miss.</em></strong></p> Anti-pesticide looneys and conspiracy theorists http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/anti-pesticide-looneys-and-conspiracy-theorists <div class="node-body blog-body">We hear a lot of negative things about pesticides, but we really don't want to be without them.</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/anti-pesticide-looneys-and-conspiracy-theorists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/anti-pesticide-looneys-and-conspiracy-theorists#comments Management Pesticides Farm Press Blog Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:28:00 +0000 113981 at http://deltafarmpress.com Clock is ticking on 2014 rice crop http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/clock-ticking-2014-rice-crop <div class="node-body article-body">As rains continue, rice growers hoping 2014 will turn out to be more like their 2013 crop than 2010 or 2011.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/clock-ticking-2014-rice-crop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/clock-ticking-2014-rice-crop#comments Rice Management Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:55:00 +0000 114151 at http://deltafarmpress.com Water problems stalk India rice producers http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/water-problems-stalk-india-rice-producers <div class="field-deck"> Milo Hamilton explains ‘amazing’ India/China dynamic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">India, with a booming economy, faces water problems that it must rapidly address.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/water-problems-stalk-india-rice-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/water-problems-stalk-india-rice-producers#comments Rice Markets Government Management Government Drought Import and Export Irrigation Rice Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:32:00 +0000 113681 at http://deltafarmpress.com Agricultural Production Training May 26-June 6 at Mississippi Delta Community College http://deltafarmpress.com/management/agricultural-production-training-may-26-june-6-mississippi-delta-community-college <div class="node-body article-body">Mississippi Delta Community College’s Capps Technology Center will hold Agricultural Production Training on its Moorhead, Miss., campus May 26 to June 6. The training has been requested by area farmers, because there is a need for trained applicants in this field.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/agricultural-production-training-may-26-june-6-mississippi-delta-community-college" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/agricultural-production-training-may-26-june-6-mississippi-delta-community-college#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Equipment & Supplies Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:10:00 +0000 114041 at http://deltafarmpress.com Entomologists working to solve seed treatment puzzle http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/entomologists-working-solve-seed-treatment-puzzle <div class="node-body video-body">Cotton entomologists are conducting trials to try to determine why one of the two major insecticide seed treatments in cotton is showing reduced levels of performance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/entomologists-working-solve-seed-treatment-puzzle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/entomologists-working-solve-seed-treatment-puzzle#comments Cotton Management Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:17:00 +0000 114021 at http://deltafarmpress.com