Amid allegations of mismanagement of the beef checkoff funds, requests for separation from the checkoff’s main contractor, and the need to increase the national beef checkoff, the U.S. Department... More ›
East Central FFA members made an outstanding showing at the State Fair of Texas during the month of October.
Four members made the auction, which was the largest number for any chapter or county in the sale. Among the exhibitors... More ›
The U.S. Cattlemen’s Association said Oct. 31 that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has denied appellee’s petitions for both a panel rehearing and a rehearing en banc in the country of origin labeling (COOL) lawsuit filed July... More ›
It’s highly unlikely the sub-freezing weather will damage any of the state’s winter wheat crop, even newly emerged plants, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert.
“It... More ›
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service is seeking input from the public to guide its development of a new industry-funded promotion, research, and information order (also known as a “checkoff program”) for beef... More ›
The corn market could see a small pickup as the U.S. Agriculture Department (USDA) has reduced its corn production estimates slightly in its latest report on agricultural supply and demand for... More ›
The Renewable Fuels Association and the Renewable Fuels Foundation are partnering to offer interested students the opportunity to attend the 20th anniversary of the National Ethanol Conference... More ›
Q. Is there any solution to the hackberries and mulberries that keep growing up on my fence line? It seems like I spend all my time cutting and re-cutting them down.
A. As you cut them apply a dab of CutVine and Stump Killer to the cut. The herbicide... More ›
Cattle on hand: 401
Market stronger compared to last week.
Stocker and feeder calves and yearlings:
No. 1 Calves:
200-300 lb. Steers & bulls 325-380, Heifers 251-300
300-400 lb. Steers & bulls 330-380, Heifers... More ›
Friday, Nov. 14
Compared to last week: Hay prices were unchanged again this week as buyers and sellers seem to be at a deadlock on prices. Trade activity was slow to moderate on moderate demand. Dairies and feedlots continue to buy on an “as... More ›
AUSTIN -- For the week ending Nov. 8, feeder cattle prices quoted by Texas auctions were mostly steady to $10 higher per hundredweight (cwt). Texas direct feeder cattle sales were mostly steady, with some classes steady to $4 lower. Fed cattle cash... More ›