Is your stock pond stagnant and growing algae? Are fish dying in the pond?
Shawn John of La Vernia may have a solution. The La Vernia senior thought outside of the box for his ag mechanics... More ›
Q. We just purchased a new home that is built in the middle of an old pecan orchard. The trees are large and very beautiful. What care do we have to provide them to insure that they produce nuts each year?
A. A commercial pecan orchard would... More ›
The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association will host a Cattlemen’s Event Wednesday, July 27, at the Town House Restaurant, located at 2105 E. Main St. in Uvalde. The event will begin at 6 p.m. followed by a Dutch treat beef dinner.
The... More ›
In celebration of the National Day of the Cowboy, La Vernia Country Store will host special activities Saturday, July 23, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Gather the herd and head over to the store located... More ›
While all other things wither and decay, land alone has the capability to sustain or regenerate itself. Land, marked with a vast array of soils, is the origin of food, clothing, manufactured... More ›
Farmers and ranchers can now provide the common information from their acreage reports just once, according to Judith A. Canales, executive director for the Texas Farm Service Agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).... More ›
Compared to our last sale: Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady on better quality ones and $2-$3 lower on plain ones. Packer cows sold $4-$5 lower.
Medium and large frame... More ›
AUSTIN -- For the week ending July 8, Texas feeder cattle auctions reported prices steady to $8 higher, with one instance of $2 lower.
For the time period of June 27-July 3, the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Field Office reported:
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Friday, July 15
Compared to last report: Hay prices were steady on slow movement. Temperatures remained in the triple digits this week and rain has been very hit or miss across the state. Some producers in West Texas reported hail damage on their... More ›