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Farmers insist RMA has ample time to implement APH adjustment for 2015 Commented on: 5 weeks ago (August 25, 2014)

Thanks for the link.

Farmers’ markets play important but not exclusive role Commented on: 13 weeks ago (June 25, 2014)

We have room for all kinds. If I had some acreage and was bout 20 years younger I think trying an organic produce enterprise would be interesting. But a lot of work. Thanks for your comment.

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Survey shows public agrees with FDA on GMO safety Commented on: 14 weeks ago (June 18, 2014)

I have yet to see credible evidence that GMO foods are unsafe. The last report I heard was that close to 2,000 independent, peer-reviewed studies have tested GMO foods and have found no harmful...

My mind is a terrible thing Commented on: 17 weeks ago (June 3, 2014)

It did a good job with ground beef. And pears, Mom used to pulverize pears to make preserves.

Oklahoma wheat farmers have weed control options Commented on: 17 weeks ago (June 3, 2014)

Pesticides do not contain GMO organisms, never have. The change is in the plant not the pesticide. And there are NO dangers with GMO plants. Based on 2,000 scientific studies and some 20 years of...

Ole Spanish peanut fills a niche Commented on: 25 weeks ago (April 3, 2014)

As far as I know, no GMO herbicide tolerant peanuts are in the works; however, your assertion that a GMO peanut would "put more ag chemicals in our diets," is not true. The opposite wold be more...

You just can’t cure stupid Commented on: 26 weeks ago (March 31, 2014)

Cindi,
I don't assume a left wing idiot or a right wing hack wrote the comment. Also, I don't care. I do care about the misinformation. And I agree with you that climate change and global...

Proposition 6 is critical for Texas growth Commented on: 48 weeks ago (October 25, 2013)

The water plan includes much more than creating new reservoirs, which will account for only about 17 percent of the overall program. See earlier article for more information on the program:...

Population growth challenges ag productivity Commented on: 48 weeks ago (October 24, 2013)

Consider the population dynamics of the first 8,000 or so years. Population has grown significantly faster over the last few centuries than it did for thousands of years. People live longer,...

Farm workers needed to sustain heritage crop Commented on: 48 weeks ago (October 24, 2013)

We should have a means to contract labor from Mexico that can be tracked and returned to Mexico at the end of their contract.
The Senate immigration bill contains similar language.

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