The South Texas stock show season is well under way, with the road leading to Wilson County. This week, the Wilson County Junior Livestock Show began Jan. 17 with the horse show, picked up again on Jan. 21, and will conclude Saturday, Jan. 24, with... More ›
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Wednesday-Saturday, January 21-24
All Livestock Show & Baked Food Show events will be held at the Wilson County Show Barn, 435 Hwy 97 E, Floresville.
Wednesday, Jan. 21
8-9 a.m. Check-in Breeding Lambs & check-in, weigh,... More ›
CUERO -- The 30th annual All Breeds Bull and Female Sale is set for Saturday, Jan. 31, at 11 a.m. at the Cuero Livestock Commission.
The sale, sponsored by the DeWitt County... More ›
The La Vernia Chamber of Commerce members invite everyone to mark their calendars for Thursday through Saturday, March 26-28, for the 58th annual La Vernia Junior Livestock & Poultry Show. According to members, the show has moved... More ›
The fifth largest stock show in the state of Texas, the Hill Country District Junior Livestock Show, continues through Saturday, Jan. 24, at the Hill Country Youth Event Center in Kerrville. Atascosa and Wilson counties are among... More ›
A “Mineral rights and how to preserve revenue” workshop is set for Wednesday, Jan. 28, at 6 p.m. in the Karnes County Office of the Texas AgriLife Extension Service located at 115 N. Market St. in Karnes City.
Speakers James House, JD, Nichols... More ›
Q. How long should it take compost to decompose? Mine seems like it has stayed the same for 8 months without any decomposition. It is mostly leaves.
A. If a compost pile has the right mix of nitrogen, found in green material, and brown material,... More ›
Compared to our last sale:
Feeder calves and yearlings sold $3-$5 lower. Packer cows sold steady.
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lb. 395-420
300-400 lb. 345-380
400-500... More ›
Friday, Jan. 16
Compared to last week: Hay prices remained unchanged although freezing temperatures has made movement increase. Trade activity was slow to moderate on moderate demand. Recent snowfall in some areas has damp hay back on... More ›
AUSTIN -- For the week ending Jan. 10, Texas auctions quoted feeder cattle prices mostly steady to $10 higher, with one sale location reporting an increase as high as $30 in comparison to pre-holiday prices. Texas direct feeder cattle sales were... More ›