Equipment http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6131/more en Single-row tractor company aiming to serve small farmers globally http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/single-row-tractor-company-aiming-serve-small-farmers-globally <div class="field-deck"> Cleber offers small-acreage farmers ‘independence’ </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“It’s all about ensuring what most farmers want: independence. Using this model means they are free to do business with whomever they choose.” -- Horace Clemmons, Cleber LLC.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/single-row-tractor-company-aiming-serve-small-farmers-globally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/single-row-tractor-company-aiming-serve-small-farmers-globally#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Tractors Fri, 27 May 2016 12:38:00 +0000 136081 at http://deltafarmpress.com 2016 P.I.E. program tour dates set http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/2016-pie-program-tour-dates-set <div class="field-byline"> The National Cotton Council </div> <div class="field-deck"> Summer will see four tours </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The P.I.E. program provides U.S. cotton producers the opportunity to maximize production efficiency and improve yields and fiber quality.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/2016-pie-program-tour-dates-set" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/2016-pie-program-tour-dates-set#comments Cotton Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Events Tue, 24 May 2016 16:06:00 +0000 136051 at http://deltafarmpress.com Crop production, pest management field day set for St. Joseph http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/crop-production-pest-management-field-day-set-st-joseph <div class="field-byline"> Olivia McClure, LSU AgCenter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Vast topic list for June 16 St. Joe field day.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/crop-production-pest-management-field-day-set-st-joseph" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/crop-production-pest-management-field-day-set-st-joseph#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Irrigation Technology Weed Control Events Plant and Animal Health Tue, 24 May 2016 14:52:00 +0000 135921 at http://deltafarmpress.com How well do you protect your farm data from hackers? http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/how-well-do-you-protect-your-farm-data-hackers <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers’ increased use of precision agriculture technology puts them at greater risk for cyber targeting by hackers who want to steal farm-level data in bulk.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/how-well-do-you-protect-your-farm-data-hackers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/how-well-do-you-protect-your-farm-data-hackers#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Precision Farming Fri, 20 May 2016 13:55:00 +0000 135951 at http://deltafarmpress.com New system driving force between more uniform stand in Delta corn http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/new-system-driving-force-between-more-uniform-stand-delta-corn <div class="node-body article-body">Brother-sister team elect to invest in new planter drive system to improve efficiency, allow for prescription planting on less productive soils.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/new-system-driving-force-between-more-uniform-stand-delta-corn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/corn/new-system-driving-force-between-more-uniform-stand-delta-corn#comments Cotton Corn Equipment Agriculture Technology Thu, 19 May 2016 13:17:00 +0000 135891 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Bryan Davis, farm manager for McKee Farms, says the SureDrive planter system has helped give the farm some of its best corn stands in years.</p> Problems popping up in Arkansas rice crop http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/problems-popping-arkansas-rice-crop <div class="field-byline"> Jarrod Hardke and Gus Lorenz, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture </div> <div class="field-deck"> Arkansas rice update </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"While we normally have to deal with managing below optimum stands on a lot of early-planted rice we’re actually set up to maximize yield from the jump -- a great turn of events for 2016." -- Jarrod Hardke, Gus Lorenz, University of Arkansas specialists.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/problems-popping-arkansas-rice-crop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/problems-popping-arkansas-rice-crop#comments Rice Management Equipment Irrigation Technology Weed Control Crops Tue, 10 May 2016 13:13:00 +0000 135541 at http://deltafarmpress.com ‘Better mousetrap’ can help prevent pesticide spills http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/better-mousetrap-can-help-prevent-pesticide-spills <div class="node-body gallery-body">New closed transfer system promises to help growers avoid pesticide spills, improve container cleanout and more easily prepare them for recycling. </div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/better-mousetrap-can-help-prevent-pesticide-spills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/better-mousetrap-can-help-prevent-pesticide-spills#comments Cotton Corn Equipment Agriculture Technology Fri, 06 May 2016 19:26:00 +0000 135521 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Will Smart, left, owner of Greenleaf Technologies, visit with Jerry Tubbs, a rice farmer from Jonesboro, Ark., during the National Conservation Tillage Cotton and Rice Conference.</p> AGCO teams with iMaps to implement app to better drive business http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/agco-teams-imaps-implement-app-better-drive-business <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>AGCO Corporation has teamed up with iMaps to implement QlikView, the business intelligence and visualization software. AGCO was looking for a unique solution to integrate and analyze a huge amount of complex data from many different sources inside and outside the company in order to better drive business.</p></div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/agco-teams-imaps-implement-app-better-drive-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Thu, 05 May 2016 11:56:51 +0000 135411 at http://deltafarmpress.com Highly leveraged farms trending upward http://deltafarmpress.com/management/highly-leveraged-farms-trending-upward <div class="field-byline"> USDA Economic Research Service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The share of U.S. farms highly leveraged (debt-to-asset ratios greater than .40) has trended upward since 2012 and is forecast to increase in 2015 and 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/highly-leveraged-farms-trending-upward" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/highly-leveraged-farms-trending-upward#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:48:00 +0000 135161 at http://deltafarmpress.com PrecisionHawk gets DuPont as newest investor http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/precisionhawk-gets-dupont-newest-investor <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>PrecisionHawk &ndash; a leading provider of aerial data and safety platforms for drones &ndash; announced April 27 that DuPont has joined its previously announced round of series C funding.</p> <p>As a provider of drones and drone data tools for the agricultural market, <a href="http://www.precisionhawk.com/lancaster" target="_blank">PrecisionHawk</a> has been providing its tools and services to DuPont as a customer for a number of years.</p> <p>This collaboration will work to accelerate the commercial use of drones and build the tools that matter for agriculture.</p></div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/precisionhawk-gets-dupont-newest-investor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:20:40 +0000 135101 at http://deltafarmpress.com