Management http://southwestfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6101/more en Wandering around in the West http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/wandering-around-west <div class="node-body gallery-body">If you ever have the opportunity to visit this part of America, please do. It’s worth the effort.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/wandering-around-west" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/wandering-around-west#comments Management Wildlife Management Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:18:00 +0000 88171 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>The Castle Geyser provides a colorful show twice a day in Yellowstone National Park.</p> Farmland prices rise in New Mexico http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/farmland-prices-rise-new-mexico <div class="node-body article-body">For New Mexico, the final annual report indicates farmland values rose across the state for both irrigated and non-irrigated farm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/farmland-prices-rise-new-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/farmland-prices-rise-new-mexico#comments Management Inputs Tue, 09 Sep 2014 21:25:00 +0000 88121 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Tropical rains slow South Texas harvest, cause problems in Coastal Texas http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/tropical-rains-slow-south-texas-harvest-cause-problems-coastal-texas <div class="field-deck"> Tropical weather systems bringing uncertainty to crops' finish </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tropical storms bringing moisture to south Texas, along Texas coast and into Louisiana. New Mexico chile peppers and pecans may benefit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/tropical-rains-slow-south-texas-harvest-cause-problems-coastal-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/tropical-rains-slow-south-texas-harvest-cause-problems-coastal-texas#comments Cotton Management Markets Sun, 07 Sep 2014 20:39:00 +0000 88081 at http://southwestfarmpress.com ‘New normal’ crop prices short lived http://southwestfarmpress.com/blog/new-normal-crop-prices-short-lived <div class="node-body blog-body">“Nothing threatens high prices like high prices,” some wise observers noted at the time.</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/new-normal-crop-prices-short-lived" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/blog/new-normal-crop-prices-short-lived#comments Management Blog Farm Press Blog Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:28:00 +0000 88001 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Be glad you do not farm in Mexico http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/be-glad-you-do-not-farm-mexico <div class="node-body article-body">Drug cartels make farming in Mexico a difficult proposition. Some "buy and sell" crops and pocket the difference while some use local police as collection points.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/be-glad-you-do-not-farm-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/be-glad-you-do-not-farm-mexico#comments Government Management Miscellaneous Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:12:00 +0000 88021 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Dr. Carl Anderson, marketing expert and friend to the cotton farmer, has died http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/dr-carl-anderson-marketing-expert-and-friend-cotton-farmer-has-died <div class="node-body article-body">Long-time cotton marketing analyst, Carl Anderson, dies at Texas A&M University. </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/dr-carl-anderson-marketing-expert-and-friend-cotton-farmer-has-died" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/dr-carl-anderson-marketing-expert-and-friend-cotton-farmer-has-died#comments Cotton Management Markets Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:34:00 +0000 88011 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Dr. Carl Anderson, Extension specialist emeritus with Texas AgriLife at Texas A&amp;M University, died Saturday, Aug. 30.</p> Recalling the days before map apps http://southwestfarmpress.com/blog/recalling-days-map-apps <div class="node-body blog-body">I used to keep a large road atlas in my vehicle and recall many occasions when I’d pull off the road to find out how to get from places like Cairo, Ga., to Possum Kingdom, S.C.</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/recalling-days-map-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/blog/recalling-days-map-apps#comments Management Blog Farm Press Blog Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:01:00 +0000 87961 at http://southwestfarmpress.com OSU Rural Economic Outlook Conference takes on big issues http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/osu-rural-economic-outlook-conference-takes-big-issues <div class="node-body article-body">The annual OSU rural Economic Outlook cConference will be held October 31 at the ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/osu-rural-economic-outlook-conference-takes-big-issues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/osu-rural-economic-outlook-conference-takes-big-issues#comments Management Farm Programs Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:20:00 +0000 87911 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Forces driving U.S. land values set the stage for an asset bubble http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/forces-driving-us-land-values-set-stage-asset-bubble <div class="node-body article-body"> Land values have responded to fundamental drivers. However, these fundamental drivers are changing quickly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/forces-driving-us-land-values-set-stage-asset-bubble" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/forces-driving-us-land-values-set-stage-asset-bubble#comments Management Inputs Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:24:00 +0000 87591 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Texas agriculture takes a hit from Russian food ban http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/texas-agriculture-takes-hit-russian-food-ban <div class="field-byline"> Blair Fannin, Texas AgriLife Extension </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Russia's food ban could have a significant impact on Texas, according to Luis Ribera, AgriLife Extension international trade economist in College Station.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/texas-agriculture-takes-hit-russian-food-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/texas-agriculture-takes-hit-russian-food-ban#comments Management Import and Export Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:46:00 +0000 87531 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Dr. Luis Ribera, Texas A&amp;M AgriLife Extension Service international trade economist, College Station.</p> (AgriLife Communications photo by Rod Santa Ana)