Dr. Qingwu Xue, Texas A&M AgriLife Research crop stress physiologist in Amarillo, shows the results of the drought-tolerant hybrid study during a field day. (Texas A&M AgriLife Research photo by Kay Ledbetter)
Cotton in some areas of the South Plains received 1 inch to 2 inches of snow on Nov. 16, according to reports from Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service county agents. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Steve Burns)
Aquaponic systems include a circular pattern in which the water from a fish tank flows to a soilless plant growing container. Waste from the fish supplies nutrients to the plants which purifies the water before it returns to the fish tank.
Jerry Lingo, El Reno farmer, has grown a crop of winter canola for four years now. He is a believer in the crop, saying it has helped him get rid of perennial weeds in his wheat crop and also gives him a good money crop.
Canola production will be one of several sessions featured at the Texas Plant Protection Association conference scheduled Dec. 10-11 at the Brazos Center in Bryan. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Blair Fannin)
Recent lower prices in corn could translate into fewer planted acres in 2015, potentially putting pressure on bids for beef cattle next year. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Blair Fannin)
It is easy to see why wildflowers continue to grow more popular with each passing year and now the Fannin Soil & Water Conservation District is preparing to offer wildflower seeds for sale. photo by Allen Rich