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VideoFound: Australian shepherd heeler mix, approx 3 years old, near Lake Calaveras, call 210-878-5075

VideoFound downtown Floresville. Small, friendly, young dog, Sheltie/terrier mix (maybe?) 830.393.8303 or 210.274.6884

VideoLost: Pitbull mix, brindle male, answers to Jake, since April 7 on I-37 between 536 and Hardy Rd. No questions, help Jake come home to his family, 361-765-7373.
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Caregivers needed immediately for the LaVernia area, competitive wages. If you have a heart for the elderly and want to make a difference call 830-629-0509 for details.  
CITY OF POTH is currently accepting applications for the position of Utility Worker through May 6, 2016. Must be able to stand and walk for most of the day, operate heavy equipment. Outdoor work required all year-round, High School Diploma or equivalent, Valid Texas Driver’s License, Class D Waste Water/Water a plus. Pre-employment physical and drug test is required if a tentative offer of employment is made. Applications available at Poth City Hall, 200 N. Carroll St. Poth, TX and at cityofpoth.org, benefit package, EOE.
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Compared to last week: Hay prices were steady to firm on all classes of hay as new crop prices are still being established. Trade activity was moderate to good and demand was very good. New crop is in tight supply due to the ongoing drought keeping asking prices much higher than what most dairies and feedyards are willing to pay. Most producers are asking a price in the field (FOB) that customers were paying delivered for the new crop. Supplemental feeding continues across the state as most regions are in desperate need of moisture and hay resources are continuing to get very limited, even with new hay available. South Texas and areas that have received enough rain are busy baling coastal Bermuda hay. Prices for hay and pellets quoted per ton except where noted.

North, Central, & East Texas

Alfalfa: Large Squares: Delivered: Premium to Supreme $285.

Coastal Bermuda: Small Squares: FOB: Good to Premium $200-$230, $6-$7 per bale.

Large Rounds: FOB: Good to Premium $60-$80 per roll, $120-$160 per ton; Good $50 per roll, $100 per ton.

South Texas Hay Report

Coastal Bermuda: Small squares: FOB: Good to Premium $230-$265, $7-$8 per bale; Fair to Good $165-$200, $5-$6 per bale.

Large rounds: FOB and delivered locally: Good to Premium $100-$130; $50-$65 per roll.

The Texas Department of Agriculture has Hay and Grazing Hot Line set up for buyers and sellers looking for hay or grazing; the number is 1-877-429-1998. The website for the hotline is: www.TexasAgriculture.gov/hayhotline.
 

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