Equipment http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6131/more en Patrick Johnson Jr. - ag environmental advocate http://deltafarmpress.com/management/patrick-johnson-jr-ag-environmental-advocate <div class="field-byline"> Brad Robb </div> <div class="field-deck"> Delta F.A.R.M chairman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Patrick Johnson Jr., Tunica County, Miss., farmer and partner in Cypress Brake Planting Company, is Delta F.A.R.M.’s seventh and current chairman. “Our organization has one priority, which is clearly reflected in our policy — to promote agricultural conservation while maintaining farm profitability.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/patrick-johnson-jr-ag-environmental-advocate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/patrick-johnson-jr-ag-environmental-advocate#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Equipment Management Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:15:00 +0000 123921 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Patrick Johnson Jr. checks the pump timer which controls his surface irrigation &mdash; a component of the Best Management Practices promoted by the Delta F.A.R.M. program.</em></p> Brad Robb Krone expecting more growth in U.S. hay and forage market http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/krone-expecting-more-growth-us-hay-and-forage-market <div class="node-body video-body">Krone continuing to invest in manufacturing and infrastructure to build its business in North America, CEO says.</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/krone-expecting-more-growth-us-hay-and-forage-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/equipment/krone-expecting-more-growth-us-hay-and-forage-market#comments Management Equipment Miscellaneous Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:43:00 +0000 124111 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill update: ARC/PLC choice sign-up deadline - March 31 http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farm-bill-update-arcplc-choice-sign-deadline-march-31 <div class="field-byline"> Bobby Coats </div> <div class="field-deck"> Two new webinars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The timeline to update yield history or reallocate base acres and elect ARC or PLC coverage ends March 31.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farm-bill-update-arcplc-choice-sign-deadline-march-31" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/farm-bill-update-arcplc-choice-sign-deadline-march-31#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Government Management Equipment Farm Bill Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:16:00 +0000 123901 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press 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 Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:42:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Farm bill update: your questions answered http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-update-your-questions-answered <div class="field-byline"> Bobby Coats </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With just one week to go, Bobby Coats, professor in the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture, and Anita Wilson, agricultural program specialist with USDA FSA office in Arkansas, answer your most pressing questions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-update-your-questions-answered" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/farm-bill-update-your-questions-answered#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Farm Bill Mon, 23 Mar 2015 17:59:00 +0000 123861 at http://deltafarmpress.com Want a good job? Students should think agriculture... http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/want-good-job-students-should-think-agriculture <div class="node-body blog-body">“There has never been a better, more exciting, time for young people to choose careers in agriculture than right now,” says George Hopper, Mississippi State University.</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/want-good-job-students-should-think-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/want-good-job-students-should-think-agriculture#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Columnists GPS Technology Farm Press Blog Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:30:00 +0000 123851 at http://deltafarmpress.com Can farmland prices stay strong? http://deltafarmpress.com/management/can-farmland-prices-stay-strong <div class="field-byline"> Richard Brock, Brock Associates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Farming and the commodity industry has always been cyclical and thus farmland values have as well.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/can-farmland-prices-stay-strong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/can-farmland-prices-stay-strong#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Markets Management Equipment Management Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:59:00 +0000 123791 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Richard Brock</p> Holt Shoaf: Cotton mainstay for Tennessee family http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/holt-shoaf-cotton-mainstay-tennessee-family <div class="field-byline"> Patrick R. Shepard, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The boll weevil, now eradicated in most of the U.S. Cotton Belt, was the reason Holt Shoaf’s family returned to Tennessee nearly 100 years ago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/holt-shoaf-cotton-mainstay-tennessee-family" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/holt-shoaf-cotton-mainstay-tennessee-family#comments Cotton Management Equipment Cotton Mid-South Farm and Gin Show Sun, 22 Mar 2015 20:37:00 +0000 123811 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>L&amp;H GIN at Alamo, Tenn., handles both round modules and conventional modules. Holt Shoaf is 2015 president of the Southern Cotton Ginners Association.</em></p> Delta Farm Press 6 resources as you prepare to plant http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/6-resources-you-prepare-plant <div class="field-deck"> And a tribute to America's farmers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wet conditions have delayed planting in the Mid-South. As they wait, here are some articles that can help prepare for the new season.</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/soybeans/6-resources-you-prepare-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/soybeans/6-resources-you-prepare-plant#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Peanuts Markets Management Equipment Crops Irrigation Wed, 18 Mar 2015 13:48:00 +0000 123681 at http://deltafarmpress.com Ed Phillips, Delta Farm Press Ag Day salutes America's farmers, ranchers http://deltafarmpress.com/ag-day-salutes-americas-farmers-ranchers <div class="node-body link-body">"...numbers, dry statistics offer a significant amount of information about our most important industry. What I know about U.S. farmers, however, deals more with emotion than arithmetic. I routinely witness the heart and soul of the U.S. farm," writes Ron Smith, Southwest Farm Press editor.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://deltafarmpress.com/site-files/deltafarmpress.com/files/CorbisBusinessAg001.jpg?1426604046" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/ag-day-salutes-americas-farmers-ranchers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:48:00 +0000 123651 at http://deltafarmpress.com