Multimedia Library - All http://southwestfarmpress.com/media en 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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> Ag Appreciation Luncheon offers opportunity to honor farmers and ranchers http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/ag-appreciation-luncheon-offers-opportunity-honor-farmers-and-ranchers-0 <div class="node-body video-body"> I got to explain why I love my job and describe the reasons I believe agriculture remains the most important industry in the country.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/ag-appreciation-luncheon-offers-opportunity-honor-farmers-and-ranchers-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/ag-appreciation-luncheon-offers-opportunity-honor-farmers-and-ranchers-0#comments Management Corn Cotton Grain Sorghum Livestock Peanuts Wheat Wed, 16 Mar 2016 13:19:00 +0000 97721 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>harvest season is a great time to visit a farm.</p> Warm days in early March may be deceiving http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/warm-days-early-march-may-be-deceiving <div class="node-body gallery-body">But the last days of winter offer some interesting scenes for folks who travel over the back roads of farm country.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/warm-days-early-march-may-be-deceiving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/warm-days-early-march-may-be-deceiving#comments Management Forecasting Sun, 13 Mar 2016 17:25:00 +0000 97621 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Blue skies, puffy white clouds ona warm day near Haskell, Texas.</p> Changing tax laws pose concern for agriculture http://southwestfarmpress.com/changing-tax-laws-pose-concern-agriculture <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/changing-tax-laws-pose-concern-agriculture" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/podcast_promo_image/DFPIncomeTax001.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body podcast-body">Our topic in this report is the changing tax laws that promise to pose real concern for many small business partnership farm and ranch operators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/changing-tax-laws-pose-concern-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/changing-tax-laws-pose-concern-agriculture#comments Government Mon, 07 Mar 2016 18:55:00 +0000 97551 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Farmers and ranchers may be in for tax surprise in 2018 http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/farmers-and-ranchers-may-be-tax-surprise-2018 <div class="node-body video-body">Chances are you haven't heard about that law, which was part of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, passed into law last November.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/farmers-and-ranchers-may-be-tax-surprise-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/farmers-and-ranchers-may-be-tax-surprise-2018#comments Government Non-farm bill agriculture Mon, 07 Mar 2016 18:17:00 +0000 97531 at http://southwestfarmpress.com South Texas planting off to good start http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/south-texas-planting-good-start <div class="node-body gallery-body">Nueces County is the highest producing sorghum county in the U.S. and farmers decided to roll planters early this year in spite of a shortage of measurable rainfall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/south-texas-planting-good-start" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/south-texas-planting-good-start#comments Grains Corn Grain Sorghum Wheat Wed, 02 Mar 2016 19:17:00 +0000 97441 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Spring planting well underway in South Texas.</p> High Cotton Awards ceremony causes winners to reflect http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/high-cotton-awards-ceremony-causes-winners-reflect <div class="node-body video-body">High Cotton Award winners express humor, deep appreciation for family and friends during presentations at the Mid-South Farm and Gin Show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/high-cotton-awards-ceremony-causes-winners-reflect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/high-cotton-awards-ceremony-causes-winners-reflect#comments Cotton Wed, 02 Mar 2016 13:31:00 +0000 97401 at http://southwestfarmpress.com