Grains http://southwestfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6011/more en Delayed corn planting may not be a bad option http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/delayed-corn-planting-may-not-be-bad-option <div class="field-byline"> Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"Producers to realize that they still have options for corn as we move into June,” said Dr. Jourdan Bell. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/delayed-corn-planting-may-not-be-bad-option" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/delayed-corn-planting-may-not-be-bad-option#comments Grains Corn Fri, 22 May 2015 20:28:00 +0000 92541 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Delayed corn planting may not reduce yield potential</p> Farmers may have opportunity to change farm program decision in certain Texas counties http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/farmers-may-have-opportunity-change-farm-program-decision-certain-texas-counties <div class="field-byline"> Stephanie Pruitt, Texas Corn Producers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A postcard mailed to farmers in these areas indicates that they may have the opportunity to revise their base reallocations, yield updates and/or program elections until May 29, 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/farmers-may-have-opportunity-change-farm-program-decision-certain-texas-counties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/farmers-may-have-opportunity-change-farm-program-decision-certain-texas-counties#comments Grains Corn Wed, 20 May 2015 20:31:00 +0000 92501 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Corn and other farmers in some Texas counties may have an opportunity to change farm program decisions.</p> One Sample Strategy improves consistency of Texas grain testing http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/one-sample-strategy-improves-consistency-texas-grain-testing <div class="field-byline"> Blair Fannin, Texas AgriLife </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"Aflatoxin has been an issue in Texas for the past couple of years."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/one-sample-strategy-improves-consistency-texas-grain-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/one-sample-strategy-improves-consistency-texas-grain-testing#comments Grains Grains Fri, 15 May 2015 18:09:00 +0000 92441 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>One Sample Strategy improves consistency for grain quality testing.</p> A little clear weather needed for northeast Texas grain farmers http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/little-clear-weather-needed-northeast-texas-grain-farmers <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers agree deciding on farm bill programs was the most confusing sign-up they have ever gone through.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/little-clear-weather-needed-northeast-texas-grain-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/little-clear-weather-needed-northeast-texas-grain-farmers#comments Grains Grains Thu, 07 May 2015 19:21:00 +0000 92291 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>SIDE-DRESSING corn was a top priority for Northeast Texas farmers in early May as they tried to squeeze fieldwork in between rain events.</p> Grain farmers in NE Texas scurry to finish fieldwork http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/grain-farmers-ne-texas-scurry-finish-fieldwork <div class="node-body gallery-body">Northeast Texas farmers are working between rain showers to complete spring fieldwork.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/grain-farmers-ne-texas-scurry-finish-fieldwork" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/grain-farmers-ne-texas-scurry-finish-fieldwork#comments Grains Wheat Grains Tue, 05 May 2015 22:04:00 +0000 92251 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>A ladybug patrols a wheat head in search of dinner.</p> How to sell wheat in 596 words http://southwestfarmpress.com/wheat/how-sell-wheat-596-words <div class="node-body article-body">There is no perfect way to sell wheat. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/wheat/how-sell-wheat-596-words" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/wheat/how-sell-wheat-596-words#comments Grains Wheat Wheat Tue, 05 May 2015 20:53:00 +0000 92241 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Wheat prospects look pretty good across much of the Southwest. The next challenge is when and how to sell it.</p> Sorghum checkoff, Dow collaborate on aphid control http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/sorghum-checkoff-dow-collaborate-aphid-control <div class="field-byline"> Sorghum Checkoff staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“The sugarcane aphid has proven to be one of the most significant pests to sorghum in recent history.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/sorghum-checkoff-dow-collaborate-aphid-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/sorghum-checkoff-dow-collaborate-aphid-control#comments Grains Grain Sorghum Fri, 01 May 2015 19:59:00 +0000 92211 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Sugarcane aphids.</p> (Photo by Raul Villanueva, Texas AgriLife) China wants more US sorghum http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/china-wants-more-us-sorghum <div class="node-body article-body">The popularity of grain sorghum this year is fueled by stable prices in place since last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/china-wants-more-us-sorghum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/china-wants-more-us-sorghum#comments Grains Grain Sorghum Fri, 01 May 2015 16:18:00 +0000 92191 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Sorghum acreage expected to increase this year to meet export demand, improve profit potential.</p> Texas backroads show benefits of timely rain on cropland http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/texas-backroads-show-benefits-timely-rain-cropland <div class="node-body gallery-body">A few photos from a recent trip show a bit of what backroad travelers might see.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/texas-backroads-show-benefits-timely-rain-cropland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/texas-backroads-show-benefits-timely-rain-cropland#comments Grains Crops Wed, 29 Apr 2015 21:10:00 +0000 92171 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Promising clouds rolling in.</p> BIG conference moves to Jan. 5-6 and Waco Convention Center http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/big-conference-moves-jan-5-6-and-waco-convention-center <div class="field-byline"> Blair Fannin, Texas AgriLife </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Blackland Income Growth Conference will move to the Waco Convention Center in 2016 and is scheduled a month earlier, Jan. 5-6.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/big-conference-moves-jan-5-6-and-waco-convention-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/big-conference-moves-jan-5-6-and-waco-convention-center#comments Grains Conferences Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:07:00 +0000 92051 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>BIG changes date to accommodate corn producers.</p>