Equipment http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6131/more en 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> 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, 16 Jul 2014 13:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com 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> UAV integration manager says FAA on track to meet September 2015 deadline http://deltafarmpress.com/government/uav-integration-manager-says-faa-track-meet-september-2015-deadline <div class="field-deck"> Agency 'moving as fast' as rules will permit </div> <div class="node-body article-body">FAA's manager of Unmanned Aerial Systems Integration says FAA is making a lot of progress, but it can't circumvent the rulemaking procedures Congress has imposed on writing regulations for UAVs for commercial use.</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/uav-integration-manager-says-faa-track-meet-september-2015-deadline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/uav-integration-manager-says-faa-track-meet-september-2015-deadline#comments Government Management Equipment Miscellaneous Wed, 09 Jul 2014 22:27:00 +0000 116301 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>GREG LEDFORD, holding control panel, answers questions about the operation of a Phantom 2 UAV during a field demonstration at the Delta AgTech Symposium. Ledford is director of UAV technology at Atlanta Hobby.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>A Phantom 2 UAV at the Memphis Agricenter</p> FAA moving to write rules for UAVs ‘as fast as we can’ http://deltafarmpress.com/government/faa-moving-write-rules-uavs-fast-we-can <div class="node-body video-body">Head of FAA's Unmanned Aerial Systems Integration branch says writing the rules for new UAS or UAV uses is the agency's top priority; defends the need for keeping ag applicators and UAS in separate air space.</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/faa-moving-write-rules-uavs-fast-we-can" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/faa-moving-write-rules-uavs-fast-we-can#comments Government Management Equipment Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:53:00 +0000 116291 at http://deltafarmpress.com Amid the BBQ, parades, fireworks, let’s remember holiday’s meaning http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/amid-bbq-parades-fireworks-let-s-remember-holiday-s-meaning <div class="node-body blog-body">We would do well on this July 4 to pause for a moment and reflect on just how blessed we are to be a part of this long-running experiment in freedom and democracy.</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/amid-bbq-parades-fireworks-let-s-remember-holiday-s-meaning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/amid-bbq-parades-fireworks-let-s-remember-holiday-s-meaning#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Columnists Farm Press Blog Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:47:00 +0000 116131 at http://deltafarmpress.com