Six area rodeo athletes competed July 10-15 in the 24th annual International Finals Youth Rodeo held in Shawnee, Okla., for $200,000 in prize money, championship saddles, and buckles.
With... More ›
“What the heck is this plant?”
This query accompanied a photo on the Wilson County News Facebook page.
According to our reader, “It’s rather smallish, has a throat-like opening under the black and white dotted area, a curly little top tendril,... More ›
Q. We had purple martins in our martin house for the first time this year. They had young but now suddenly they have disappeared. Do you have any guess what happened?
A. Yes, the purple martin adults and young pack up and move on in early July.... More ›
Compared to our last sale: Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold steady.
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lb. 145-155
300-400 lb. 140-145
400-500... More ›
AUSTIN -- For the week ending July 15, Texas feeder cattle auctions reported prices steady to $14 higher with instances of $1 to $8 lower.
For the time period of July 4-10, the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Field Office reported:
•Cattle... More ›
Friday, July 22
Compared to last report: Hay prices remained unchanged on slow movement. Lower quality alfalfa prices difficult to find as most alfalfa trading at this time is dairy quality. Talk of prices firming up as producers across the state... More ›
The AgriLife Extension Service offices in Bexar and Wilson counties are sponsoring a Forage Testing Campaign, set for Monday, Aug. 1, through Wednesday, Aug. 31.
Hay samples will be analyzed at a reduced cost of $5 each and evaluated for crude... More ›
The Wilson County Archery Project, a nonprofit Wilson County 4-H group, will host a Bowhunter Education class for ages 12 and older Friday and Saturday, Aug. 19-20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at SARA - Helton Field, located at F.M. 775 and U.S. 181 in... More ›