Equipment http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6131/more en New planters offer higher performance at higher speeds http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/new-planters-offer-higher-performance-higher-speeds <div class="node-body video-body">New seed delivery units will allow for faster planting speeds, smaller planters, equipment specialist tells Milan Field Day participants..</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/equipment/new-planters-offer-higher-performance-higher-speeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/new-planters-offer-higher-performance-higher-speeds#comments Management Equipment Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:54:00 +0000 117151 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 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Harvest season brings increased MDOT enforcement patrols http://deltafarmpress.com/government/harvest-season-brings-increased-mdot-enforcement-patrols <div class="field-byline"> Doreen Muzzi </div> <div class="field-deck"> 'Buying a bridge' costly proposition </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mississippi Department of Transportation's Willie Huff urges farmers to begin preparations now for making sure their trucks are legal as they begin hauling cotton, grain to gins and elevators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/harvest-season-brings-increased-mdot-enforcement-patrols" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/harvest-season-brings-increased-mdot-enforcement-patrols#comments Markets Government Management Equipment Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:30:00 +0000 117041 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Willie Huff, Mississippi Department of Transportation&rsquo;s director of enforcement, updates cotton ginners on the rules of the road.</p> Photo: Andy Ellis New tool for fighting herbicide-resistant weeds http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/new-tool-fighting-herbicide-resistant-weeds <div class="node-body video-body">New seed destruction tools for reducing glyphosate-resistant weed seed bank will be topic at the Northeast Research and Extension Center at Keiser, Ark., Aug. 18.</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/equipment/new-tool-fighting-herbicide-resistant-weeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/new-tool-fighting-herbicide-resistant-weeds#comments Soybeans Management Equipment Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:04:00 +0000 116981 at http://deltafarmpress.com Variable rate irrigation featured at Milan No-Till Field Day http://deltafarmpress.com/irrigation-technology/variable-rate-irrigation-featured-milan-no-till-field-day <div class="node-body article-body">Variable rate irrigation allows farmers to customize water application based on topography information, soil data maps, yield data and other user-defined information.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/irrigation-technology/variable-rate-irrigation-featured-milan-no-till-field-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/irrigation-technology/variable-rate-irrigation-featured-milan-no-till-field-day#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Markets Management Equipment Irrigation Technology Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:47:00 +0000 116611 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>With variable rate irrigation, farmers can &ldquo;turn on&rdquo; and &ldquo;turn off&rdquo; different sections of an irrigation pivot as it moves across a field, so they can apply water only where it needs to be.</em></p> New post-directed product for cotton addresses pigweed, grasses http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-post-directed-product-cotton-addresses-pigweed-grasses <div class="node-body video-body">New Zidua post-directed herbicide label in cotton could provide longer residual control of problem weeds, including pigweed and grasses.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-post-directed-product-cotton-addresses-pigweed-grasses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/new-post-directed-product-cotton-addresses-pigweed-grasses#comments Cotton Management Equipment Weed Control Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:41:00 +0000 116571 at http://deltafarmpress.com Good morning! I'm here to scout your crop http://deltafarmpress.com/management/good-morning-im-here-scout-your-crop <div class="node-body article-body">The future of unmanned aerial vehicles in agriculture could be revolutionary. But for now, the technology is still a work in progress.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/good-morning-im-here-scout-your-crop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/good-morning-im-here-scout-your-crop#comments Management Equipment Crops Government Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:09:00 +0000 115951 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p class="rtecenter"><strong><em>&#39;Good morning, I&#39;m here to scout your crop.&#39;</em></strong></p> <p class="rtecenter">&nbsp;</p> ‘Overwhelming response’ to first UAV-focused conference in the Mid-South http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/overwhelming-response-first-uav-focused-conference-mid-south <div class="node-body video-body">First Delta AgTech Symposium draws large number of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle enthusiast to Memphis, Tenn., Agricenter to find out more about the status of the UAVs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/overwhelming-response-first-uav-focused-conference-mid-south" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/overwhelming-response-first-uav-focused-conference-mid-south#comments Government Management Equipment Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:44:00 +0000 116511 at http://deltafarmpress.com Precision agriculture will play key role in nation’s security, retired general says http://deltafarmpress.com/management/precision-agriculture-will-play-key-role-nation-s-security-retired-general-says <div class="node-body video-body">John Castellaw, retired general who now heads precision agriculture firm, says precision agriculture and national security will go hand in hand.</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/precision-agriculture-will-play-key-role-nation-s-security-retired-general-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/precision-agriculture-will-play-key-role-nation-s-security-retired-general-says#comments Government Management Equipment Miscellaneous Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:10:00 +0000 116381 at http://deltafarmpress.com UAV Symposium attracts farmers, consultants, suppliers to Memphis, Tenn., Agricenter http://deltafarmpress.com/management/uav-symposium-attracts-farmers-consultants-suppliers-memphis-tenn-agricenter <div class="node-body gallery-body">The Delta AgTech Symposium offered attendees an opportunity to see Unmanned Aerial Vehicles or UAVs in the field, in this case in the crop demonstration areas at the Memphis, Tenn., Agricenter in Memphis, Tenn. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/uav-symposium-attracts-farmers-consultants-suppliers-memphis-tenn-agricenter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/uav-symposium-attracts-farmers-consultants-suppliers-memphis-tenn-agricenter#comments Corn Government Management Equipment Miscellaneous Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:58:00 +0000 116341 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>GREG LEDFORD of Atlanta Hobby mans the controls of a Phantom 2 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle during a UAV demonstration prior to the start of the Delta AgTech Symposium at the Memphis, Tenn. Agricenter.</p>