Miscellaneous http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6211/more en Sunshine, warm temperatures good and bad for LSU AgCenter Wheat Field Day http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/sunshine-warm-temperatures-good-and-bad-lsu-agcenter-wheat-field-day <div class="node-body gallery-body">LSU AgCenter Wheat and Oats Field Day helps provide growers, specialists with the latest information on varieties and best management practices for small grains.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/sunshine-warm-temperatures-good-and-bad-lsu-agcenter-wheat-field-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/wheat/sunshine-warm-temperatures-good-and-bad-lsu-agcenter-wheat-field-day#comments Wheat Management Miscellaneous Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:25:00 +0000 124801 at http://deltafarmpress.com Good intentions gone awry: Mississippi's ineffective vehicle inspection sticker program finally ends http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/good-intentions-gone-awry-mississippis-ineffective-vehicle-inspection-sticker-program-finally-e <div class="node-body blog-body">Attempts to scrap the Mississippi vehicle inspection law have been ongoing since 2008. This year, it finally passed and the governor signed it. Hallelujah! </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/good-intentions-gone-awry-mississippis-ineffective-vehicle-inspection-sticker-program-finally-e" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/good-intentions-gone-awry-mississippis-ineffective-vehicle-inspection-sticker-program-finally-e#comments Government Miscellaneous Columnists Regulations Farm Press Blog Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:08:00 +0000 124661 at http://deltafarmpress.com Political theater: campaign rhetoric versus the reality of performance http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/political-theater-campaign-rhetoric-versus-reality-performance <div class="node-body blog-body">There are 13 (!) candidates in the special election for the Mississippi House seat vacated by the recent death of Alan Nunnelee. </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/political-theater-campaign-rhetoric-versus-reality-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/political-theater-campaign-rhetoric-versus-reality-performance#comments Government Miscellaneous Election People Farm Press Blog Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:25:00 +0000 124441 at http://deltafarmpress.com New corporate name has roots in agriculture http://deltafarmpress.com/management/new-corporate-name-has-roots-agriculture <div class="node-body video-body">Changing MANA to Adama brings challenges to company's multiple brands and pronunciation.</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/new-corporate-name-has-roots-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/new-corporate-name-has-roots-agriculture#comments Management Miscellaneous Mon, 06 Apr 2015 21:49:00 +0000 124291 at http://deltafarmpress.com Former Greenpeace activist terms opposition to GMOs ‘crime against humanity’ http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/former-greenpeace-activist-terms-opposition-gmos-crime-against-humanity <div class="node-body blog-body">Patrick Moore, long-time environmental activist,left Greenpeace in 1986, and since has been a voice for science-based environmental policy.</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/former-greenpeace-activist-terms-opposition-gmos-crime-against-humanity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/former-greenpeace-activist-terms-opposition-gmos-crime-against-humanity#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Management Equipment Agriculture Technology Miscellaneous Anti-Ag Organizations Columnists Farm Press Blog Mon, 06 Apr 2015 12:08:00 +0000 124281 at http://deltafarmpress.com 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 Potholes a'plenty: Severe winter further degrades already crumbling roads, bridges http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/potholes-aplenty-severe-winter-further-degrades-already-crumbling-roads-bridges <div class="node-body blog-body">This winter has produced a bumper crop of potholes, washouts, and other damage that has turned highways and streets into a whack-a-mole exercise of trying to dodge one pothole before another pops up ahead.</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/potholes-aplenty-severe-winter-further-degrades-already-crumbling-roads-bridges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/potholes-aplenty-severe-winter-further-degrades-already-crumbling-roads-bridges#comments Government Miscellaneous Government Columnists Farm Press Blog Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:39:00 +0000 124071 at http://deltafarmpress.com Comparison of ARC-County and PLC without SCO under the 2014 farm bill http://deltafarmpress.com/government/comparison-arc-county-and-plc-without-sco-under-2014-farm-bill <div class="field-byline"> Bobby Coats </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The decision by Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to extended the deadline for selection of either the ARC or PLC options for the new farm bill for an additional week means farmers can put more analysis into their decision, University of Arkansas ag economist 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/government/comparison-arc-county-and-plc-without-sco-under-2014-farm-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/comparison-arc-county-and-plc-without-sco-under-2014-farm-bill#comments Government Management Miscellaneous Fri, 27 Mar 2015 22:22:00 +0000 124051 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mid-South Ginner organizations name officers http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/mid-south-ginner-organizations-name-officers <div class="node-body article-body">Holt Shoaf, Milan, Tenn., farmer and ginner, will serve as president of the Southern Cotton Ginners Association for the year beginning April 1, 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/mid-south-ginner-organizations-name-officers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/mid-south-ginner-organizations-name-officers#comments Cotton Miscellaneous Groups & Organizations Cotton Management Mid-South Farm and Gin Show Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:10:00 +0000 123411 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em><strong>MILAN, TENN. farmer/ginner Holt Shoaf will serve as president of the Southern Cotton Ginners Association for the year beginning April 1.</strong></em></p> Larry Davis honored for long career as safety director for Southern Cotton Ginners Association http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/larry-davis-honored-long-career-safety-director-southern-cotton-ginners-association <div class="node-body article-body">Thanks to Larry Davis' efforts over the past 22 years, and the cooperation and hard work of management and employees, Mid-South gins have amassed an enviable safety record.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/larry-davis-honored-long-career-safety-director-southern-cotton-ginners-association" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/larry-davis-honored-long-career-safety-director-southern-cotton-ginners-association#comments Cotton Miscellaneous Cotton Management Mid-South Farm and Gin Show Thu, 19 Mar 2015 13:56:00 +0000 123441 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em style="font-size: 13px;"><strong>LARRY DAVIS, retiring Southern Cotton Ginners Association safety director, was presented with a plaque denoting a scholarship in his honor at his alma mater, the University of Tennessee-Martin. The award was made during the SCGA honors banquet held in conjunction with the Mid-South Farm and Gin Show. Riley James, SCGA president, and Tim Price, executive vice president, made the presentation.</strong></em></p>