Multimedia Library - Video http://southwestfarmpress.com/media/all/video en 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 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 Marker-assisted selection will improve peanut production efficiency (Part 1) http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/marker-assisted-selection-will-improve-peanut-production-efficiency-part-1 <div class="node-body video-body">The Peanut Foundation is using a five-year project and some $6 million to sequence the peanut genome and use marker-assisted breeding techniques to create varieties with more disease and pest resistance and improved shelf life, among other desirable characteristics. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/marker-assisted-selection-will-improve-peanut-production-efficiency-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/peanuts/marker-assisted-selection-will-improve-peanut-production-efficiency-part-1#comments Peanuts Peanuts Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:26:00 +0000 87301 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Oklahoma’s water quality improving, recent de-listings suggest http://southwestfarmpress.com/water-shortage/oklahoma-s-water-quality-improving-recent-de-listings-suggest <div class="node-body video-body">Recently, nine Oklahoma streams were removed from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s impaired waterways—bringing the total to 46 in the past several years. This video news release from USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service explains how farmers, ranchers and other stakeholders worked together to make that happen. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/water-shortage/oklahoma-s-water-quality-improving-recent-de-listings-suggest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/water-shortage/oklahoma-s-water-quality-improving-recent-de-listings-suggest#comments Water Shortage Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:06:00 +0000 87091 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Early sugarcane aphid infestation threatens NE Texas grain sorghum http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/early-sugarcane-aphid-infestation-threatens-ne-texas-grain-sorghum <div class="node-body video-body">Timely application of Transform WG insecticide is offering excellent control of sugarcane aphids in Northeast Texas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/early-sugarcane-aphid-infestation-threatens-ne-texas-grain-sorghum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/early-sugarcane-aphid-infestation-threatens-ne-texas-grain-sorghum#comments Grains Grain Sorghum Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:26:00 +0000 87041 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Northeast Texas wheat yields post record yields http://southwestfarmpress.com/wheat/northeast-texas-wheat-yields-post-record-yields <div class="node-body video-body">In spite of multiple freezes, 2014 wheat harvest may “be one for the record books,” for Northeast Texas farmers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/wheat/northeast-texas-wheat-yields-post-record-yields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/wheat/northeast-texas-wheat-yields-post-record-yields#comments Wheat Thu, 03 Jul 2014 19:32:00 +0000 86781 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Improving soil health is focus of national conference http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/improving-soil-health-focus-national-conference <div class="node-body video-body">National Conference on Cover Crops and Soil Health focuses on nation's soil health.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/improving-soil-health-focus-national-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/improving-soil-health-focus-national-conference#comments Government Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:28:00 +0000 86411 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Improving soil healt is focus on&nbsp; NRCS conference.</p>