Cotton http://southwestfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en Texas cotton acreage will be re-surveyed in July http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/texas-cotton-acreage-will-be-re-surveyed-july <div class="node-body article-body">USDA-NASS will re-survey Texas cotton planted acreage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/texas-cotton-acreage-will-be-re-surveyed-july" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/texas-cotton-acreage-will-be-re-surveyed-july#comments Cotton Cotton Grains Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:10:00 +0000 93191 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Texas cotton acreage will be surveyed again in July.</p> No break from Mother Nature as Texas, Oklahoma get drenched by June rains http://southwestfarmpress.com/water-shortage/no-break-mother-nature-texas-oklahoma-get-drenched-june-rains <div class="node-body gallery-body">While the record rains of May were welcomed by most Texas farmers and ranchers after years of severe drought, what many say started as a blessing is quickly turning into a disaster.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/water-shortage/no-break-mother-nature-texas-oklahoma-get-drenched-june-rains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/water-shortage/no-break-mother-nature-texas-oklahoma-get-drenched-june-rains#comments Cotton Grains Water Shortage Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:58:00 +0000 92981 at http://southwestfarmpress.com K-State research solves mystery of temperature’s effect on Palmer amaranth control http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/k-state-research-solves-mystery-temperature-s-effect-palmer-amaranth-control <div class="node-body article-body">Physiological and molecular mechanisms are responsible for difference in HPPD-inhibitor herbicide efficacy of Palmer amaranth.</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/management/k-state-research-solves-mystery-temperature-s-effect-palmer-amaranth-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/k-state-research-solves-mystery-temperature-s-effect-palmer-amaranth-control#comments Cotton Grains Management Wed, 17 Jun 2015 16:51:00 +0000 92961 at http://southwestfarmpress.com COTTON SPIN: A wait and see market for cotton http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spin-wait-and-see-market-cotton <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. projections of cotton supply and demand variables were even more of a non-event: No change whatsoever between the May and June projections by USDA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spin-wait-and-see-market-cotton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spin-wait-and-see-market-cotton#comments Cotton Cotton Thu, 11 Jun 2015 16:02:00 +0000 92881 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>South Texas harvest could affect cotton market.</p> Guide available to help on replant decisions http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/guide-available-help-replant-decisions <div class="node-body article-body">AgriLife guide offers alternatives following extensive early-season crop loss, including replant alternatives, risk factors, and judging yield potential of sketchy stands.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/guide-available-help-replant-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/guide-available-help-replant-decisions#comments Cotton Cotton Wed, 10 Jun 2015 18:40:00 +0000 92861 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Sparse stands may not warrant replanting or abandoning acreage, say Texas AgriLife Extension specialsits.</p> Jim Swart, CCRI Clear weather permits cotton farmers to play catch up http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/clear-weather-permits-cotton-farmers-play-catch <div class="node-body article-body">“If we have a good summer and a good fall, we have potential to make 3.5 to 4 million bales.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/clear-weather-permits-cotton-farmers-play-catch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/clear-weather-permits-cotton-farmers-play-catch#comments Cotton Cotton Fri, 05 Jun 2015 20:12:00 +0000 92781 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>DAN SMITH, Floyd County, Texas, cotton farmer, finishes planting his 2015 crop following weather delays. With adequate moisture in the soil cotton has the potential to make good yields if summer and fall weather is favorable.</p> Dan Smith, Lockney, Texas Texas FSA responding to rain damage while completing drought claims http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/texas-fsa-responding-rain-damage-while-completing-drought-claims <div class="node-body article-body">Texas farmers, ranchers, and landowners who have incurred damage from recent adverse weather should gather all pertinent records and contact their local Farm Service Agency office as soon as possible.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/texas-fsa-responding-rain-damage-while-completing-drought-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/texas-fsa-responding-rain-damage-while-completing-drought-claims#comments Cotton Government Grains Livestock Tue, 02 Jun 2015 20:08:00 +0000 92711 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Deadly storms in Southwest mount; Farmers asked to search river banks http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/deadly-storms-southwest-mount-farmers-asked-search-river-banks <div class="field-deck"> Rainfall in May sets all-time record </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Continued rains, flooding prompt request for farmers and other landowners to search debris piles along rivers downstream from Wimberly, Texas.</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/cotton/deadly-storms-southwest-mount-farmers-asked-search-river-banks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/deadly-storms-southwest-mount-farmers-asked-search-river-banks#comments Cotton Government Markets Miscellaneous Sat, 30 May 2015 16:24:00 +0000 92701 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Yellow ground poses concerns for cotton alternatives http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/yellow-ground-poses-concerns-cotton-alternatives <div class="node-body article-body">Cotton herbicide applications may influence alternate crop options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/yellow-ground-poses-concerns-cotton-alternatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/yellow-ground-poses-concerns-cotton-alternatives#comments Cotton Cotton Fri, 29 May 2015 16:00:00 +0000 92661 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Rain has delayed planting for many farmers across the Southwest. Herbicides already applied to the soil may be a factor in crop options.</p> Cotton Board partners with Sheryl Crow, New Orleans and habitat for humanity http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-board-partners-sheryl-crow-new-orleans-and-habitat-humanity <div class="field-byline"> Stacey Gorman, Cotton Board </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cotton Board partners with Sheryl Crow, Habitat for Humanity</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/cotton/cotton-board-partners-sheryl-crow-new-orleans-and-habitat-humanity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-board-partners-sheryl-crow-new-orleans-and-habitat-humanity#comments Cotton Thu, 28 May 2015 20:28:00 +0000 92641 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Cotton Board partners with Sheryl Crow, Habitat for Humanity</p> The cotton Board