Multimedia Library - All http://southwestfarmpress.com/media en Wet spring mixed blessing for South Texas vegetable producers http://southwestfarmpress.com/vegetables/wet-spring-mixed-blessing-south-texas-vegetable-producers <div class="node-body gallery-body">Most producers say they benefited from rain showers, though wet fields created problems for onion and cabbage harvest in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.</div> <p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/vegetables/wet-spring-mixed-blessing-south-texas-vegetable-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/vegetables/wet-spring-mixed-blessing-south-texas-vegetable-producers#comments Vegetables Vegetables Tue, 14 Jun 2016 15:06:00 +0000 99431 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Texas peaches</p> Planting season well underway for High Plains crops http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/planting-season-well-underway-high-plains-crops <div class="node-body gallery-body">High Plains farmers busy with planting season.</div> <p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/planting-season-well-underway-high-plains-crops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/planting-season-well-underway-high-plains-crops#comments Peanuts Cotton Grains Peanuts Tue, 24 May 2016 22:11:00 +0000 99081 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Planting season is well underway in the Texas High Plains.</p> Texas peanut planting nears half-way mark http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/texas-peanut-planting-nears-half-way-mark <div class="node-body gallery-body">Cooler than normal weather delays Texas peanut planting.</div> <p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/texas-peanut-planting-nears-half-way-mark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/texas-peanut-planting-nears-half-way-mark#comments Peanuts Peanuts Wed, 18 May 2016 14:41:00 +0000 98941 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Loading peanut planter boxes in Gaines County, Texas.</p> Southwest cotton crop well underway in the South; Planters are rolling in the Southern and High Plains http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/southwest-cotton-crop-well-underway-south-planters-are-rolling-southern-and-high-plains <div class="node-body gallery-body">Most cotton fields in southern and eastern Texas are faring well and recent rains have improved soil moisture indexes in portions of West Texas and the Panhandle in time for planting <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/southwest-cotton-crop-well-underway-south-planters-are-rolling-southern-and-high-plains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/southwest-cotton-crop-well-underway-south-planters-are-rolling-southern-and-high-plains#comments Cotton Cotton Thu, 12 May 2016 14:53:00 +0000 98861 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Southwest cotton farmers are busy putting in the 2016 crop.</p> Here's how to judge sugarcane aphid populations in grain sorghum http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/heres-how-judge-sugarcane-aphid-populations-grain-sorghum <div class="node-body gallery-body">Texas AgriLife Extension and Research entomologists have developed scouting, sampling and treatment protocols for effective control and to allow beneficial insects opportunity to control low-level populations.</div> <p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/heres-how-judge-sugarcane-aphid-populations-grain-sorghum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/heres-how-judge-sugarcane-aphid-populations-grain-sorghum#comments Grains Grain Sorghum Mon, 09 May 2016 17:22:00 +0000 98791 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Immature Sugarcane Aphids. Populations may build to damaging levels in a hurry.</p> Canola offers economic advantages to Southwest growers http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/canola-offers-economic-advantages-southwest-growers <div class="node-body gallery-body">Canola will be the focus of a special field day May 10 at New Mexico State University’s Agricultural Science Center at Clovis.</div> <p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/canola-offers-economic-advantages-southwest-growers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/canola-offers-economic-advantages-southwest-growers#comments Grains Canola Fri, 06 May 2016 16:17:00 +0000 98721 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Canola will be the focus of a special field day May 10 at New Mexico State University&rsquo;s Agricultural Science Center at Clovis.</p> Farmers understand Earth Day http://southwestfarmpress.com/vegetables/farmers-understand-earth-day <div class="node-body gallery-body">Many self-proclaimed environmental organizations may use the day to blame farmers and ranchers for environmental crimes and for ignoring basic conservation practices.</div> <p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/vegetables/farmers-understand-earth-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/vegetables/farmers-understand-earth-day#comments Management Vegetables Management Vegetables Wed, 20 Apr 2016 19:12:00 +0000 98411 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Earth Day offers an opportunity to celebrate the wonder of our planet.&nbsp; No better place to do that than out in farm country.</p> Gallery: PCG annual meeting, Texas Gin show http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-pcg-annual-meeting-texas-gin-show <div class="node-body gallery-body"> PCG President Shawn Holladay said cotton farmers should stay engaged and participate in organizations they represent them in Austin and Washington.</div> <p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-pcg-annual-meeting-texas-gin-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/gallery-pcg-annual-meeting-texas-gin-show#comments Cotton Cotton Thu, 14 Apr 2016 18:39:00 +0000 98251 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Jaryn Reed honored the United States flag with her rendition of the National Anthem to get the PCG annual meeting off to a good start in Lubbock</p> Carnegie Cooperative hosts annual cotton conference http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/carnegie-cooperative-hosts-annual-cotton-conference <div class="node-body gallery-body">“Dryland cotton looks like a good option with good moisture. "</div> <p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/carnegie-cooperative-hosts-annual-cotton-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/carnegie-cooperative-hosts-annual-cotton-conference#comments Cotton Cotton Fri, 01 Apr 2016 18:57:00 +0000 98051 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>2015 was a good year for Oklahoma cotton. Growers are preparing to plant the 2016 crop into favorable moisture conditions.</p> Oklahoma Peanut Expo features industry leaders http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/oklahoma-peanut-expo-features-industry-leaders <div class="node-body gallery-body">Bringing in some of the most knowledgeable people in peanuts is one way to deal with production, demand, and regulatory issues.</div> <p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/oklahoma-peanut-expo-features-industry-leaders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/oklahoma-peanut-expo-features-industry-leaders#comments Peanuts Peanuts Wed, 30 Mar 2016 15:40:00 +0000 97981 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Anthony Reed, right, Thackerville,Okla., peanut farmer and 2015 Farm Press Peanut Profitability Award winner, chats with Stuart Swanson, Red river cold Storage, Madill,Okla., at the recent&nbsp; Oklahoma Peanut Expo in Altus.</p>