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Elton Robinson

Elton joined Delta Farm Press in March 1993, and was named editor of the publication in July 1997. He writes about agriculture-related issues for cotton, corn, soybean, rice and wheat producers in west Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana and southeast Missouri. Elton worked as editor...

in Farm Press Blog May 13, 2013

More words on food labels – for the sake of fear or fact

Organic agriculture has started another push to label food products containing GMOs. Maybe organic foods should be held to a higher standard as well....More

Glen Rutz

Glen Rutz, managing editor of Southeast Farm Press, grew up on a Missouri grain/livestock farm. After U.S. Army service in Vietnam, he joined Farm Press in 1972 and since that time has held numerous editorial positions with the company.

Ted Sheely

Ted Sheely has more than 40 years of farming experience. Today he farms 8,700 acres in Kings County, Calif. in the heart of the San Joaquin Valley. He farms cotton, tomatoes, wheat, pistachios, garlic, wine grapes, safflower, barley and triticale. He has served in leadership roles in many...

in Farm Press Blog Oct 11, 2010

Strangulation by regulation

EPA's proposed regulations are creating a dust-up in farm country....More

Ron Smith

Ron Smith has spent more than 30 years covering Sunbelt agriculture. Ron began his career in agricultural journalism as an Experiment Station and Extension editor at Clemson University, where he earned a Masters Degree in English in 1975. He served as associate editor for Southeast Farm Press...

in Farm Press Blog May 06, 2013

No-till pollution claims hard to understand

The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) is taking no-till to task, claiming that the practice is linked to increased waterway pollution....More
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