Multimedia Library - Video http://southwestfarmpress.com/media/all/video en Corn harvest is pleasant time with good crop http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/corn-harvest-pleasant-time-good-crop <div class="node-body video-body">Max Swinburn, Dimmit, Texas, enjoys cutting corn, more so this year than for the past three when heat and drought limited production and increased costs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/corn-harvest-pleasant-time-good-crop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/corn-harvest-pleasant-time-good-crop#comments Grains Corn Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:35:00 +0000 88891 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Farmers should do own analysis for farm program decisions http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/farmers-should-do-own-analysis-farm-program-decisions <div class="node-body video-body">Declining prices affect farm program decisions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/farmers-should-do-own-analysis-farm-program-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/farmers-should-do-own-analysis-farm-program-decisions#comments Government Farm Bill 2012 Tue, 07 Oct 2014 22:19:00 +0000 88751 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Southeast cotton producers impressed with size of Texas cotton industry http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/southeast-cotton-producers-impressed-size-texas-cotton-industry <div class="node-body video-body">Participants in the Southwest leg of the annual PIE program agree that everything does seem bigger in Texas—more equipment, bigger fields, larger gins and bigger problems with weather</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/southeast-cotton-producers-impressed-size-texas-cotton-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/southeast-cotton-producers-impressed-size-texas-cotton-industry#comments Cotton Cotton Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:14:00 +0000 87951 at http://southwestfarmpress.com The 2014 cotton crop in South Texas may not break records but is best in recent years http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/2014-cotton-crop-south-texas-may-not-break-records-best-recent-years <div class="node-body video-body">It looks to be a bumper year for South Texas cotton farmers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/2014-cotton-crop-south-texas-may-not-break-records-best-recent-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/2014-cotton-crop-south-texas-may-not-break-records-best-recent-years#comments Cotton Cotton Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:07:00 +0000 87821 at http://southwestfarmpress.com 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