Equipment http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6131/more en Improving water quality, quantity goal of two new NRCS programs http://deltafarmpress.com/government/improving-water-quality-quantity-goal-two-new-nrcs-programs-0 <div class="node-body article-body">USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service accepting applications for programs that could help improve water quality and quantity in two Mississippi regions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/improving-water-quality-quantity-goal-two-new-nrcs-programs-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/improving-water-quality-quantity-goal-two-new-nrcs-programs-0#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Government Management Equipment Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:05:00 +0000 132511 at http://deltafarmpress.com MSU invites ag producers to Feb. 16 advisory meeting http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/msu-invites-ag-producers-feb-16-advisory-meeting <div class="node-body article-body">The Central Mississippi Research and Extension Center will host its annual Producer Advisory Council meeting Feb. 16 in Raymond, Miss.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/msu-invites-ag-producers-feb-16-advisory-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/msu-invites-ag-producers-feb-16-advisory-meeting#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Wheat Markets Management Equipment Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:38:00 +0000 132471 at http://deltafarmpress.com Louisiana Agricultural Technology and Management Conference - Feb. 17 http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/louisiana-agricultural-technology-and-management-conference-feb-17 <div class="node-body article-body">Louisiana Agricultural Technology and Management Conference Feb. 17-19 at the Paragon Casino Resort in Marksville, La.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/louisiana-agricultural-technology-and-management-conference-feb-17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/louisiana-agricultural-technology-and-management-conference-feb-17#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Management Equipment Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:33:00 +0000 132461 at http://deltafarmpress.com Southern Hardwood Research Group annual meeting - Feb. 18 http://deltafarmpress.com/management/southern-hardwood-research-group-annual-meeting-feb-18 <div class="node-body article-body">63rd Southern Hardwood Forest Research Group annual meeting will be Feb. 18 at Capps Entrepreneurial Center, Delta Branch Experiment Station, Stoneville, Miss.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/southern-hardwood-research-group-annual-meeting-feb-18" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/southern-hardwood-research-group-annual-meeting-feb-18#comments Management Equipment Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:31:00 +0000 132451 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mississippi consultants announce 2016 scholarship winners http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mississippi-consultants-announce-2016-scholarship-winners <div class="node-body article-body">William Jeffrey Mansour, Greenville, Miss., and John Hartley North, Madison, Miss., are 2016 winners of scholarships from the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mississippi-consultants-announce-2016-scholarship-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mississippi-consultants-announce-2016-scholarship-winners#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Management Equipment Groups & Organizations Field Crops Insects Soybean Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:01:00 +0000 132271 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><strong><em>Bill Pellum, left, Clarksdale, Miss., consultant, presents a scholarship from the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association to Mississippi State University graduate student John Hartley North, while Justin George, right, a Merigold, Miss., consultant and MACA president, presents a second scholarship to MSU graduate student William Jeffrey Mansour. The awards were announced at the organization&rsquo;s annual meeting.</em></strong></p> Farmers on sounder financial footing now than in 1980s crisis, ag banker says http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farmers-sounder-financial-footing-now-1980s-crisis-ag-banker-says <div class="node-body article-body">“Unlike the crisis of the 1980s, today’s commercial farmers are, for the most part, in sound condition,” says Gary Gaines, retiring president/CEO of Mississippi Land Bank. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farmers-sounder-financial-footing-now-1980s-crisis-ag-banker-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farmers-sounder-financial-footing-now-1980s-crisis-ag-banker-says#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Finance Management Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:19:00 +0000 132141 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>Gary Gaines, center, retired at the end of January as president/CEO of Mississippi Land Bank, after 43 years in the Farm Credit system. With him are his successor, Craig Shideler, left, and Abbott Myers, Dundee, Miss., farmer and board chairman of the bank.</strong></em></p> Farm bill spending criticism off target — again http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/farm-bill-spending-criticism-target-again <div class="node-body blog-body">Activists groups begin piling on after falling crop prices drive up spending for farm bill programs.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/farm-bill-spending-criticism-target-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/farm-bill-spending-criticism-target-again#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Farm Press Blog Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:01:00 +0000 132241 at http://deltafarmpress.com Deere announces new software release for the Operations Center http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/deere-announces-new-software-release-operations-center <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>The John Deere Operations Center is a set of online tools that enables growers to easily access farm information for better management of their operations. Users are able to see performance over time and collaborate with partners to gain insights, increase profits, and direct their plans with more precision in the field.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/agriculture-technology/deere-announces-new-software-release-operations-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Thu, 04 Feb 2016 05:00:00 +0000 132261 at http://deltafarmpress.com <div id="sb-title"> <div id="sb-title-inner"><em>The John Deere Operations Center enables growers to easily access farm information for better management of their operations. (Photo: John Deere)</em></div> </div> Is an LLC right for your farm? http://deltafarmpress.com/management/llc-right-your-farm <div class="node-body article-body">A limited liability company (LLC) for a farm allows shared ownership, clearly defined management structure and liability limited to assets of the company.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/llc-right-your-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/llc-right-your-farm#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Management Equipment Fri, 29 Jan 2016 16:08:00 +0000 132041 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo: Getty Images PPO-resistant pigweed moves into Mississippi http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/ppo-resistant-pigweed-moves-mississippi <div class="field-deck"> A report from the 2016 Tri-State Soybean Meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mississippi's "Sunflower, Coahoma, Bolivar, Desoto and Tunica counties now have confirmed PPO-resistant pigweed.” -- Tom Barber, University of Arkansas weed specialist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/ppo-resistant-pigweed-moves-mississippi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/ppo-resistant-pigweed-moves-mississippi#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Weed Control Resistant Weeds Tue, 26 Jan 2016 15:05:00 +0000 131931 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo: Delta Farm Press