Farmers and ranchers can continue normal ag practices -- such as terracing and fencing -- without a need for permits, after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of... More ›
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has confirmed Feb. 11 bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), also known as “mad cow disease,” in a beef cow from Alberta. No part of the animal’s carcass... More ›
COLLEGE STATION -- The drought may have receded in much of Texas, but reservoir levels are, if anything, worse in many areas than they were a year ago, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension... More ›
Q. Can you give us a yearlong calendar for our lawn tasks?
A. How about if I give you a 3-month calendar and you go to plantanswers.com for the rest of the year? There are several articles available in the archives that provide a yearlong calendar... More ›
Cattle and calves: 249
(118 Steers, 80 Heifers, 37 Cows, 14 Bulls)
Med., Large No. 1-2:
200-300 lb. 310-340
300-400 lb. 275-337
400-500 lb. 260-310
500-600 lb. 215-265
600-700 lb. 205-230
700-800... More ›
Friday, Feb. 20
Compared to last week: Hay prices were unchanged although movement has picked up to moderate on moderate demand. Freight continues to keep wide price spreads in Alfalfa and Coastal Bermuda. Winter temperatures returned to begin... More ›
AUSTIN -- For the week ending Feb. 14, Texas auctions quoted feeder cattle prices steady to strong, ranging from $3 to $20 higher per hundredweight (cwt). Texas weekly direct feeder cattle sales continued to be steady to $2 lower. Fed cattle weekly... More ›
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that agricultural producers and rural small-business owners can now apply for resources to purchase and install renewable energy systems or make energy efficiency improvements.
The U.S. Department... More ›
The first-ever Floresville Parks Foundation Trail Ride 2015 is set for Friday and Saturday, March 6-7.
Preregistration will be held at Whiteside’s Fuel Station, located at 9603 Southton Road... More ›
By Blair Fannin
WACO -- There are several management considerations regarding hay storage and reducing feed loss, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service beef cattle specialist.
Dr.... More ›