Equipment http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6131/more en Delta Farm Press Calendar of Events http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-farm-press-calendar-events <div class="node-body article-body">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 Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com The season so far: Arkansas rice heading to the back stretch http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/season-so-far-arkansas-rice-heading-back-stretch <div class="field-deck"> A chat with Jarrod Hardke </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"The rice in the field still looks very good. But without the milder temperatures late-season like we’ve had in the recent past, it’s doubtful we’ll hit records.” -- Jarrod Hardke, Arkansas rice agronomist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/season-so-far-arkansas-rice-heading-back-stretch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/season-so-far-arkansas-rice-heading-back-stretch#comments Rice Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Irrigation Technology Weed Control Conferences Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:09:00 +0000 128261 at http://deltafarmpress.com 4 questions to help plan your cover crops http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/4-questions-help-plan-your-cover-crops <div class="field-byline"> Trenton Roberts, University of Arkansas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gain the benefits of cover crops with a plan that includes variety selection, planting date, seeding rate and cover crop termination method and timing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/4-questions-help-plan-your-cover-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/4-questions-help-plan-your-cover-crops#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Wheat Management Equipment Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:23:00 +0000 128191 at http://deltafarmpress.com AGCO launches Fendt 500 Vario tractor http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/agco-launches-fendt-500-vario-tractor <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Fendt, a worldwide brand of AGCO Corporation, has introduced the new Fendt 500 Vario tractor, providing a combination of high performance and compact design. The Fendt 500 Vario consolidates the innovations and features of Fendt&rsquo;s higher-horsepower offerings into an expanded product line in North America, ranging from 110 to 150 HP (107&ndash;137 PTO).</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/agco-launches-fendt-500-vario-tractor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Wed, 26 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000 128181 at http://deltafarmpress.com John Deere ‘on track’ with big, new, high-horsepower machines http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/john-deere-track-big-new-high-horsepower-machines <div class="field-byline"> Willie Vogt </div> <div class="field-deck"> Newest big machine from John Deere is the four-track 9RX </div> <div class="node-body article-body">John Deere introduces new 9RX tractors that offer four-track system that is more durable and fuel-efficient than competitor models.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/john-deere-track-big-new-high-horsepower-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/john-deere-track-big-new-high-horsepower-machines#comments Corn Management Equipment Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:26:00 +0000 128161 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>John Deere enters the four-track design market segment with the 9RX lineup. The four-machine line includes sizes from 470 to 620 engine hp. (Photo: John Deere)</p> How to find next-generation leader for family ag business http://deltafarmpress.com/management/how-find-next-generation-leader-family-ag-business <div class="field-byline"> Kevin Spafford, Legacy by Design </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Though incredibly successful in business, most parent-owners struggle to differentiate between age-ready and management-capable when it comes to their own flesh and blood.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/how-find-next-generation-leader-family-ag-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/how-find-next-generation-leader-family-ag-business#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Management Equipment Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:36:00 +0000 128021 at http://deltafarmpress.com Getty Images Precision decision-making gaining acceptance in agriculture: Part I http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/precision-decision-making-gaining-acceptance-agriculture-part-i <div class="node-body video-body">Climate Corp.'s Climate Basic and Climate Pro promise to help farmers improve their efficiency by helping them schedule work on widespread fields without having to drive to each one to inspect it for suitability for field work.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/precision-decision-making-gaining-acceptance-agriculture-part-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/precision-decision-making-gaining-acceptance-agriculture-part-i#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Wed, 19 Aug 2015 03:59:00 +0000 128011 at http://deltafarmpress.com Sunflower introduces all-new class of air drill http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/sunflower-introduces-all-new-class-air-drill <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Sunflower, the seeding and tillage line from AGCO Corporation, is expanding its seeding product offering to include the new Sunflower 9830NT Series, an integrated seed hopper, single-disc air drill.</p> <p>The 9830NT Series incorporates the best practices of previous Sunflower drills, while also featuring a large capacity, two-compartment seed tank and a narrow, 11.5-foot transport width to give it exceptional versatility and performance.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/sunflower-introduces-all-new-class-air-drill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Tue, 18 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000 128001 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm income drops, Mid-South land values steady http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/farm-income-drops-mid-south-land-values-steady <div class="field-byline"> Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis </div> <div class="field-deck"> St. Louis Fed second-quarter ag survey </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After an excessively wet spring that hindered planting of crops and ongoing weakness in grain prices worldwide, agricultural bankers reported a continued drop in farm income during the second quarter of 2015. Meanwhile, the average value of quality farmland remained steady during the second quarter after dropping sharply the first quarter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/farm-income-drops-mid-south-land-values-steady" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/farm-income-drops-mid-south-land-values-steady#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14:36:00 +0000 127891 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press What might be the fallout from PPO-resistant pigweeds? http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/what-might-be-fallout-ppo-resistant-pigweeds <div class="field-deck"> A major concern: how widespread is the problem already? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One of the potential problems in 2016, says Jason Bond, Mississippi State University Extension weed specialist, “is if PPO resistance is more widespread than we now suspect. There may be some guys in a Roundup Ready system that get blindsided.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/what-might-be-fallout-ppo-resistant-pigweeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/weed-control/what-might-be-fallout-ppo-resistant-pigweeds#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Weed Control LibertyLink Resistant Weeds Thu, 06 Aug 2015 15:19:00 +0000 127601 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press