Grains http://southwestfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6011/more en Sugarcane aphid update presented at South Texas gathering http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/sugarcane-aphid-update-presented-south-texas-gathering <div class="node-body article-body"> Sugarcane aphids reported wintering on both remnant sorghum and in Johnson grass.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/sugarcane-aphid-update-presented-south-texas-gathering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/sugarcane-aphid-update-presented-south-texas-gathering#comments Grains Grain Sorghum Wed, 14 Jan 2015 22:11:00 +0000 90541 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Sugarcane aphids infest grain sorghum in Northeast Texas.</p> Texas rice producers to gather for production planning http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/texas-rice-producers-gather-production-planning <div class="node-body article-body"> President Obama's planned initiative to ease embargo restrictions on Cuba is some of the best news rice producers have heard in 40 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/texas-rice-producers-gather-production-planning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/texas-rice-producers-gather-production-planning#comments Grains Rice Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:16:00 +0000 90491 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Feed grain outlook influenced by record corn yield http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/feed-grain-outlook-influenced-record-corn-yield <div class="field-byline"> Mark Welch, Texas A&amp;M AgriLife Extension economist; Kim Anderson, Scott Clawson, Oklahoma State University Extension economists </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Both the U.S. and world 2014 corn crops were the largest in history.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/feed-grain-outlook-influenced-record-corn-yield" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/feed-grain-outlook-influenced-record-corn-yield#comments Grains Southwest Ag Economic Outlook Fri, 09 Jan 2015 17:12:00 +0000 90391 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Back-to-back favorable years of corn production have resulted in a dramatic drop in prices.</p> Weekly grain and cotton export report from Pat McClatchy http://southwestfarmpress.com/weekly-grain-and-cotton-export-report-pat-mcclatchy <div class="node-body link-body">Cotton, corn and soybean exports fell toward the end of the year, which usually happens as the holiday season comes to a close, says Pat McClatchy, executive vice president of the Ag Market Network in his weekly export wrap.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/weekly-grain-and-cotton-export-report-pat-mcclatchy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cotton Grains Tue, 06 Jan 2015 17:26:00 +0000 90231 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Sugarcane aphid webinar set Jan. 12 in Corpus Christi http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/sugarcane-aphid-webinar-set-jan-12-corpus-christi <div class="field-byline"> Jason P. Ott, Texas A&amp;M AgriLife Extension Service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A Coastal Bend Sugarcane Aphid Update Webinar will be held Jan. 12 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Texas A&amp;M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Corpus Christi, 10345 State Highway 44.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/sugarcane-aphid-webinar-set-jan-12-corpus-christi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/sugarcane-aphid-webinar-set-jan-12-corpus-christi#comments Grains Grain Sorghum Mon, 29 Dec 2014 17:50:00 +0000 90101 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>The sugarcane aphid has become a significant pest for Texas grain sorghum producers.</p> Key ag production conferences set for January http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/key-ag-production-conferences-set-january <div class="node-body article-body">Upcoming conferences feature multi-crop discussions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/key-ag-production-conferences-set-january" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/key-ag-production-conferences-set-january#comments Grains Crops Mon, 29 Dec 2014 17:41:00 +0000 90091 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Watch marketing year average price to help farm bill decisions http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/watch-marketing-year-average-price-help-farm-bill-decisions <div class="node-body video-body">Farmers have numerous choices in the Agricultural Act of 2014 or 2014 farm bill, and those choices are there because someone fought for them, Texas A&M University economist says.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/watch-marketing-year-average-price-help-farm-bill-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/watch-marketing-year-average-price-help-farm-bill-decisions#comments Equipment Government Grains Fri, 12 Dec 2014 17:50:00 +0000 89901 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Fungicide, seed treatment and varieties key to wheat yield http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/fungicide-seed-treatment-and-varieties-key-wheat-yield <div class="node-body article-body">Fallon and other Northeast Texas wheat farmers harvested the best wheat crop they ever made early last summer, and that crop followed No. 2 and No. 3 on the all-time best yield list.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/fungicide-seed-treatment-and-varieties-key-wheat-yield" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/grains/fungicide-seed-treatment-and-varieties-key-wheat-yield#comments Grains Wheat Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:23:00 +0000 89611 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>MIKE FALLON CHECKS his planter as he puts in his 2015 wheat crop.</p> Harvest is time to evaluate efforts http://southwestfarmpress.com/blog/harvest-time-evaluate-efforts <div class="node-body blog-body">In recent weeks I’ve watched farmers harvest corn, cotton and other crops and have been privileged to ride along as they moved combines and strippers through their fields.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-press-blog">Farm Press Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/blog/harvest-time-evaluate-efforts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/blog/harvest-time-evaluate-efforts#comments Grains Farm Press Blog Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:02:00 +0000 89491 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Fall is busy time for farmers.</p> Timely rainfall, better products help boost NE Texas wheat yields http://southwestfarmpress.com/wheat/timely-rainfall-better-products-help-boost-ne-texas-wheat-yields <div class="node-body video-body">As Northeast Texas farmers finish planting wheat for harvest next spring they wonder if they can make four bumper crops in a row.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/wheat/timely-rainfall-better-products-help-boost-ne-texas-wheat-yields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/wheat/timely-rainfall-better-products-help-boost-ne-texas-wheat-yields#comments Grains Wheat Mon, 03 Nov 2014 14:51:00 +0000 89171 at http://southwestfarmpress.com