Multimedia Library - All http://southwestfarmpress.com/media/all en Red River Crops Conference takes on ag challenges for 2016 http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/red-river-crops-conference-takes-ag-challenges-2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Production agriculture faces daunting challenges for the coming growing season, and that tight management of production costs and market opportunities will be essential to make money.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/red-river-crops-conference-takes-ag-challenges-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/red-river-crops-conference-takes-ag-challenges-2016#comments Cotton Beef Conferences Cotton Grains Peanuts Fri, 29 Jan 2016 00:21:00 +0000 96771 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Paul DeLaune, Texas AgriLife agronomist, fields questions from Altus, Okla., farmers Wayne and Fred Schmedt. DeLaune says conservation tillage, rotation and cover crops improve soil health, reduce erosion and increase water infiltration on cropland.</p> Meeting season brings folks together http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/meeting-season-brings-folks-together <div class="node-body gallery-body">The educational sessions will be helpful. The opportunity to see friends and colleagues will be pleasant. But the travel, especially for back-to-back or back-to-back-to back, etc. meetings does get tedious.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/meeting-season-brings-folks-together" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/meeting-season-brings-folks-together#comments Cotton Cotton Grains Thu, 14 Jan 2016 20:58:00 +0000 96511 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Dr. Mark Hussey, Vice Chancellor, Texas A&amp;M AgriLife, and Dean, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Texas A&amp;M University.</p> Gallery: Cotton industry convenes in New Orleans http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-cotton-industry-convenes-new-orleans <div class="node-body gallery-body">The 2017 Beltwide will be at Hyatt Regency Dallas, Dallas, Texas. January 4-6 (Wed - Fri).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-cotton-industry-convenes-new-orleans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-cotton-industry-convenes-new-orleans#comments Cotton Cotton Tue, 12 Jan 2016 18:22:00 +0000 96441 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Gaylon&nbsp;Morgan, Extension cotton specialist with Texas A&amp;M University.</p> Volunteers brave harsh winter conditions to round-up neighbors’ cattle http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/volunteers-brave-harsh-winter-conditions-round-neighbors-cattle <div class="node-body gallery-body">“People who did not know each other banded together to search and rescue someone else's cattle."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/volunteers-brave-harsh-winter-conditions-round-neighbors-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/volunteers-brave-harsh-winter-conditions-round-neighbors-cattle#comments Livestock Livestock Freeze Damage Tue, 05 Jan 2016 01:05:00 +0000 96281 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Gallery: My favorite photos of 2015 http://southwestfarmpress.com/vegetables/gallery-my-favorite-photos-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">I did discover a few photos that I like well enough to include in this gallery, which I’ll call my favorite photos of 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/vegetables/gallery-my-favorite-photos-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/vegetables/gallery-my-favorite-photos-2015#comments Cotton Grains Peanuts Vegetables Cotton Grains Peanuts Pecans Vegetables Mon, 28 Dec 2015 16:14:00 +0000 96181 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Blue skies at harvest time</p> TPPA awards luncheon honors outstanding service to agriculture http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/tppa-awards-luncheon-honors-outstanding-service-agriculture <div class="node-body gallery-body">Randy Rivera, Administrator for Agriculture Protection and Certification, Texas Department of Agriculture, received the Norman Borlaug Lifetime Achievement Award, TPPA’s highest honor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/tppa-awards-luncheon-honors-outstanding-service-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/tppa-awards-luncheon-honors-outstanding-service-agriculture#comments Cotton TPPA 25 Years Trade Associations Mon, 14 Dec 2015 18:52:00 +0000 95961 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Randy Rivera, Administrator for Agriculture Protection and Certification, Texas Department of Agriculture, received the Norman Borlaug Lifetime Achievement Award.</p> It’s Christmas in Texas http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/it-s-christmas-texas <div class="node-body video-body">"Christmas in Texas" offers greetings to "you all."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/it-s-christmas-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/it-s-christmas-texas#comments Management Conferences Mon, 14 Dec 2015 15:03:00 +0000 95941 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Rangeland Restoration http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/rangeland-restoration <div class="node-body video-body">This video demonstrates proper seedbed preparation and planting of native grasses by Kent Ferguson, Rangeland Consultant in Bosque County, Texas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/rangeland-restoration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/rangeland-restoration#comments Livestock Fri, 11 Dec 2015 16:27:00 +0000 95901 at http://southwestfarmpress.com 15 ways 2015 challenged and informed farmers http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/15-ways-2015-challenged-and-informed-farmers <div class="node-body gallery-body">This has been a year of change and challenge for Southwest agriculture. Here are the stories you found most interesting in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/15-ways-2015-challenged-and-informed-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/15-ways-2015-challenged-and-informed-farmers#comments Cotton Grains Livestock Peanuts Vegetables Wheat Fri, 04 Dec 2015 15:43:00 +0000 95791 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Top 10 photo galleries of Southwest Agriculture in 2015 http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/top-10-photo-galleries-southwest-agriculture-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">As we close out 2015, we wanted to share our most popular galleries with our readers. These are the photos you liked best, so here’s another chance to view them again.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/top-10-photo-galleries-southwest-agriculture-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/top-10-photo-galleries-southwest-agriculture-2015#comments Cotton Grains Livestock Peanuts Vegetables Wheat Fri, 04 Dec 2015 15:16:00 +0000 95771 at http://southwestfarmpress.com