Two of the most read Southwest Farm Press website articles in 2017 featured pecans. One of those, initially published in 2008, continues to make the top ten list on a regular basis. Another popular story detailed some of the challenges facing young people who want to farm for a living. Land and equipment are among their biggest obstacles.
The story about Danny Davis, a dear friend and respected cotton farmer from the Carolinas to the West Coast, describes how friends, neighbors, family and a few strangers got together to harvest his last crop following his untimely death. We miss him.