Management http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6121/more en As prices retreat, high-yield wheat becomes more important http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/prices-retreat-high-yield-wheat-becomes-more-important <div class="node-body video-body">Agronomist Paul Bodenstein says 65 percent of the potential yield of wheat is determined when the wheat planter leaves the field.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/prices-retreat-high-yield-wheat-becomes-more-important" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/prices-retreat-high-yield-wheat-becomes-more-important#comments Wheat Management Miscellaneous Wed, 01 Oct 2014 02:40:00 +0000 118601 at http://deltafarmpress.com Do you need a trust? http://deltafarmpress.com/do-you-need-trust <div class="node-body link-body"><p>A revocable living trust is an excellent estate planning tool, but every tool has its strengths and weaknesses.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://deltafarmpress.com/site-files/deltafarmpress.com/files/DeereStockVol7IMG491868.jpg?1412087204" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/do-you-need-trust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Management Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:22:00 +0000 118571 at http://deltafarmpress.com Martin Henry pushes high-yielding soybeans on ‘tough’ soils http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/martin-henry-pushes-high-yielding-soybeans-tough-soils <div class="field-deck"> High yields extremely impressive </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How to manage soybeans for high yields on poor soils.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/martin-henry-pushes-high-yielding-soybeans-tough-soils" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/martin-henry-pushes-high-yielding-soybeans-tough-soils#comments Soybeans Management Events Soil Fungicides Herbicides Soybean Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:04:00 +0000 118231 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>FARMING OUTSIDE DUMAS, Ark., Martin Henry is keen to push soybeans hard in order to achieve high yields.</p> Dicamba-tolerant crops soon to be a reality http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/dicamba-tolerant-crops-soon-be-reality <div class="field-byline"> Bob Scott, Arkansas Extension Weed Scientist </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Monsanto reached a milestone last month in its bid to register dicamba-tolerant (Xtend) soybeans and cotton. The USDA comment period was officially opened. According to Monsanto, cotton deregulation is scheduled for a 2015 release. Soybeans could be available at that same time depending on worldwide acceptance of the GMO trait. Monsanto estimates 2016 as a release date of Xtend soybeans. There are still a lot of regulatory hoops to jump through.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/dicamba-tolerant-crops-soon-be-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/dicamba-tolerant-crops-soon-be-reality#comments Cotton Soybeans Management Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:40:00 +0000 118431 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill decision aid goes live as USDA announces farm bill rules http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-decision-aid-goes-live-usda-announces-farm-bill-rules <div class="node-body video-body">Agricultural and Food Policy Center at Texas A&M University and Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute at the University of Missouri closing in on Farm Bill Decision Aid for the Agricultural Act of 2014.</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/farm-bill-decision-aid-goes-live-usda-announces-farm-bill-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-decision-aid-goes-live-usda-announces-farm-bill-rules#comments Government Management Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:45:00 +0000 118521 at http://deltafarmpress.com Technology an integral part of farming operations for Seward and Son http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/technology-integral-part-farming-operations-seward-and-son <div class="node-body article-body">Seward and Son Planting Company at Louise, Miss., employs a sophisticated array of electronic technology for variable rate applications of chemicals and fertilizers, precision planting, equipment operation, irrigation control and monitoring, and data collection/analysis on their 2,300-acre operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/technology-integral-part-farming-operations-seward-and-son" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/technology-integral-part-farming-operations-seward-and-son#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Agriculture Technology Corn Cotton Crops Precision farming Soybean Technology Variable Rate Application Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:03:00 +0000 118201 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>&shy;&shy;<em><strong>BYRON AND DARRINGTON SEWARD at their Louise, Miss., grain storage/drying facility. They can dry 100,000 bushels of corn per day and store 800,000 bushels at this location.</strong></em></p> USDA unveils key new programs to help farmers manage risk http://deltafarmpress.com/management/usda-unveils-key-new-programs-help-farmers-manage-risk <div class="field-deck"> New education efforts to help producers choose new program </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has unveiled the new farm bill’s main provisions, noting they will both help farmers better manage risk and ushering in some of the most significant reforms to U.S. farm programs in decades.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/usda-unveils-key-new-programs-help-farmers-manage-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/usda-unveils-key-new-programs-help-farmers-manage-risk#comments Management Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:49:00 +0000 118481 at http://deltafarmpress.com Target spot a ‘seasonal’ disease in west Tennessee cotton? http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/target-spot-seasonal-disease-west-tennessee-cotton <div class="node-body video-body">University of Tennessee researcher conducting research on possible treatments for target spot in west Tennessee cotton.</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/target-spot-seasonal-disease-west-tennessee-cotton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/target-spot-seasonal-disease-west-tennessee-cotton#comments Cotton Management Agriculture Technology Miscellaneous Wed, 24 Sep 2014 20:49:00 +0000 118471 at http://deltafarmpress.com Genetic engineering – just scratching the surface http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/genetic-engineering-just-scratching-surface <div class="node-body blog-body">Misunderstanding usually accompanies the advent of a revolutionary technology, but resistance typically dissipates as benefits become too substantial to ignore. </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/genetic-engineering-just-scratching-surface" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/genetic-engineering-just-scratching-surface#comments Management Crops Management Traits Farm Press Blog Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:59:00 +0000 118371 at http://deltafarmpress.com Challenges ‘exciting’ for Bayer CropScience, CEO says http://deltafarmpress.com/management/challenges-exciting-bayer-cropscience-ceo-says <div class="node-body video-body">Bayer CropScience CEO Liam Condon says company lives for challenges that provide opportunities for innovative solutions.</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/challenges-exciting-bayer-cropscience-ceo-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/challenges-exciting-bayer-cropscience-ceo-says#comments Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Weed Control Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:28:00 +0000 118461 at http://deltafarmpress.com