Miscellaneous http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6211/more en 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> Honeybees and agriculture not on collision course http://deltafarmpress.com/management/honeybees-and-agriculture-not-collision-course <div class="field-deck"> The Bartlett Bee Whisperer: ‘chemicals’ not a dirty word </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Crops need pollinating and so agriculture and bees are intricately linked. One thing that needs strengthening between farmers and beekeepers is communication.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/honeybees-and-agriculture-not-collision-course" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/honeybees-and-agriculture-not-collision-course#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Management Miscellaneous Plant and Animal Health Insecticides Thu, 19 Mar 2015 13:55:00 +0000 123291 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>DAVID GLOVER, THE Bartlett Bee Whisperer on the job.</p> Mississippi farmer Kevin Simpson died March 7 http://deltafarmpress.com/miscellaneous/mississippi-farmer-kevin-simpson-died-march-7 <div class="node-body article-body">Kevin Lanier Simpson, 49, Benton County, Miss., farmer and Farm Bureau leader, died March 7.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/miscellaneous/mississippi-farmer-kevin-simpson-died-march-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/miscellaneous/mississippi-farmer-kevin-simpson-died-march-7#comments Miscellaneous People State Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:16:00 +0000 123551 at http://deltafarmpress.com FFA teams package 35,000 meals for needy at Farm and Gin Show http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/ffa-teams-package-35000-meals-needy-farm-and-gin-show <div class="node-body article-body">FFA members from three Tennessee chapters joined forces at the 2015 Mid-South Farm and Gin Show to package 35,000 meals for the needy in the region.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/ffa-teams-package-35000-meals-needy-farm-and-gin-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/ffa-teams-package-35000-meals-needy-farm-and-gin-show#comments Cotton Miscellaneous Mid-South Farm and Gin Show People Wed, 11 Mar 2015 13:19:00 +0000 123401 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><strong><em>FFA TEAMS from three Tennessee chapters packaged 35,000 meals for the needy at the 2015 Mid-South Farm and Gin Show.</em></strong></p> If I misled anyone about helping invent the Internet, I apologize http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/if-i-misled-anyone-about-helping-invent-internet-i-apologize <div class="node-body blog-body">Apologies being the order of the day for government officials and others in the public eye, in the interest of transparency I’d like to clear up a few things...</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/if-i-misled-anyone-about-helping-invent-internet-i-apologize" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/blog/if-i-misled-anyone-about-helping-invent-internet-i-apologize#comments Miscellaneous Columnists Farm Press Blog Mon, 09 Mar 2015 13:26:00 +0000 123371 at http://deltafarmpress.com Corn ethanol bill to gut U.S. Renewable Fuel Standard? http://deltafarmpress.com/government/corn-ethanol-bill-gut-us-renewable-fuel-standard <div class="field-deck"> Biofuel advocates punch back </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bill would remove corn-derived ethanol as an option to fulfill Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) production goals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/government/corn-ethanol-bill-gut-us-renewable-fuel-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/government/corn-ethanol-bill-gut-us-renewable-fuel-standard#comments Soybeans Corn Government Agriculture Technology Miscellaneous Ethanol Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:35:00 +0000 123271 at http://deltafarmpress.com Mid-South agriculture law/regulations on April 17 meeting agenda http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda <div class="field-deck"> Register now for the Mid-South Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mid-South Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference to kick off April 17.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/mid-south-agriculture-lawregulations-april-17-meeting-agenda#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Orchard Crops Government Management Agriculture Technology Miscellaneous Business Practices and Systems Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:32:00 +0000 122831 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo Gallery: 2015 Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/photo-gallery-2015-mississippi-agricultural-consultants-association <div class="node-body gallery-body">Photos from the 2015 annual meeting of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association.</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/cotton/photo-gallery-2015-mississippi-agricultural-consultants-association" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/photo-gallery-2015-mississippi-agricultural-consultants-association#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Equipment Miscellaneous Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:56:00 +0000 122641 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><strong><em>CROP PRODUCTION topics from pests to fertility to irrigation were featured at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association.</em></strong></p> Mississippi Peanut Growers memorial scholarship honors Don Self http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-growers-memorial-scholarship-honors-don-self <div class="node-body article-body">A scholarship honoring the late Don Self, Hamilton, Miss., peanut producer and National Peanut Board member, has been created by the Mississippi Peanut Growers Association.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-growers-memorial-scholarship-honors-don-self" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/peanuts/mississippi-peanut-growers-memorial-scholarship-honors-don-self#comments Peanuts Miscellaneous Peanut People Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:45:00 +0000 122451 at http://deltafarmpress.com