Multimedia Library - All http://southwestfarmpress.com/media/all en Moisture sensors offer tool to schedule irrigation http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/moisture-sensors-offer-tool-schedule-irrigation <div class="node-body video-body">“Moisture sensors help farmers schedule irrigation,” Taghvaeian said at the recent Oklahoma Irrigation Conference in Fort Cobb.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/moisture-sensors-offer-tool-schedule-irrigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/moisture-sensors-offer-tool-schedule-irrigation#comments Irrigation Irrigation Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:48:00 +0000 87751 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Mesonet provides irrigation decision tool http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/mesonet-provides-irrigation-decision-tool <div class="node-body video-body">Farmers can use Mesonet data to make better use of irrigation water resources.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/mesonet-provides-irrigation-decision-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/mesonet-provides-irrigation-decision-tool#comments Irrigation Irrigation Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:45:00 +0000 87741 at http://southwestfarmpress.com NRCS offers irrigation enhancement assistance http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/nrcs-offers-irrigation-enhancement-assistance <div class="node-body video-body"> Conservation Stewardship Program is a five-year program that rewards farmers for past good work on conservation. Improving irrigation systems is part of that program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/nrcs-offers-irrigation-enhancement-assistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/nrcs-offers-irrigation-enhancement-assistance#comments Irrigation Center Pivot Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:41:00 +0000 87731 at http://southwestfarmpress.com New technology provides impetus for irrigation conference http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/new-technology-provides-impetus-irrigation-conference <div class="node-body video-body">Irrigation efficiency has been even more pertinent for the past three years during one of the worst stretches of drought on record.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/new-technology-provides-impetus-irrigation-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/new-technology-provides-impetus-irrigation-conference#comments Irrigation Center Pivot Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:32:00 +0000 87721 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Burdensome supply depressing wheat prices http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/burdensome-supply-depressing-wheat-prices <div class="node-body video-body">Burdensome wheat supplies will depress prices in the short term, but the underlying demand for grains bodes well for the long-term market outlook, says Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension grain marketing economist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/burdensome-supply-depressing-wheat-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/burdensome-supply-depressing-wheat-prices#comments Grains Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:03:00 +0000 87661 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Regulations pose challenges for Texas wheat http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/regulations-pose-challenges-texas-wheat <div class="node-body video-body">Burdensome regulations and meeting sustainability standards pose challenges for Texas wheat growers in the coming years, says Steelee Fischbacher, director of policy and marketing for the Texas Wheat Producers Board and Association.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/regulations-pose-challenges-texas-wheat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/regulations-pose-challenges-texas-wheat#comments Grains Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:56:00 +0000 87651 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Aug. 31 deadline for ugliest truck photos http://southwestfarmpress.com/equipment/aug-31-deadline-ugliest-truck-photos <div class="node-body gallery-body">Remember, a $100 gift certificate will be awarded to the ugly truck photo contest winner.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/equipment/aug-31-deadline-ugliest-truck-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/equipment/aug-31-deadline-ugliest-truck-photos#comments Equipment Equipment & Supplies Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:07:00 +0000 87641 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>The rust helps.</p> Horseback Emergency Response Team provides disaster assistance http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/horseback-emergency-response-team-provides-disaster-assistance <div class="node-body video-body">TAHC has resources available to do something about the challenges associated with natural disasters in Texas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/horseback-emergency-response-team-provides-disaster-assistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/horseback-emergency-response-team-provides-disaster-assistance#comments Livestock Livestock Thu, 07 Aug 2014 20:40:00 +0000 87511 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Drought tolerance difficult but not impossible goal for marker assisted peanut breeding http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/drought-tolerance-difficult-not-impossible-goal-marker-assisted-peanut-breeding <div class="node-body video-body">Finding peanut varieties with increased tolerance to drought may be possible.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/drought-tolerance-difficult-not-impossible-goal-marker-assisted-peanut-breeding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/drought-tolerance-difficult-not-impossible-goal-marker-assisted-peanut-breeding#comments Peanuts Peanuts Mon, 04 Aug 2014 19:11:00 +0000 87361 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Peanut farmers may see “paradigm shift” in production (Part 2) http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-farmers-may-see-paradigm-shift-production-part-2 <div class="node-body video-body">Marker-assisted variety selection could help reverse a trend of reduced peanut production in the United States. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-farmers-may-see-paradigm-shift-production-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/peanut-farmers-may-see-paradigm-shift-production-part-2#comments Peanuts Peanuts Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:05:00 +0000 87321 at http://southwestfarmpress.com