Murray Phillips doesn’t get bored. His diverse Frio County, Texas, farm offers plenty of activity year-round with corn (sweet, white and yellow), cotton, wheat (irrigated and dryland) green beans, spinach, carrots and, his favorite, peanuts....More
Some have questioned whether removing corn stover for cellulosic ethanol production is a good idea agronomically. But new research is showing removal may actually be a plus for achieving the higher corn yields producers and consumers need. Pioneer’s Andy Heggenstaller explains in this video from DuPont’s recent media day at the Pioneer campus in Johnston, Iowa....More
The annual Stiles Farm field day, which has been ongoing since 1961 at the site near Thrall, Texas, offers farmers and others an opportunity to learn about the latest trends and how new technology might fit into a specific farm operation.
Northeast Texas wheat farmers are breathing a huge sigh of relief as they harvest what appears to be a much-better-than-average crop instead of what many expected as late as six weeks ago would be a near disaster....More