The days when farming included plowing fields using a horse or mule, chopping row crops by hand, and picking cotton by hand are but memories today. Today, machinery with air-conditioned cabs... More ›
Q. Everyone is talking about kale and its nutritional value. Is it difficult to grow and use?
A. Kale is easy to grow in the winter garden. Plant transplants 3 feet apart in full sun in well-fertilized soil. Harvest the leaves as you need them.... More ›
The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports.
Caught in a Flash
A Bowie County game warden stopped a vehicle for flashing... More ›
Managing the Beef Herd, a comprehensive program to assist cattle producers with making sound management decisions, is set for Friday, Sept. 23, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Camp Cooley Ranch, located at 4297 Camp Cooley Ranch Road in Franklin.
Cost... More ›
The results of the Forage Testing Campaign will be announced during an educational meeting set for Tuesday, Sept. 27. The AgriLife Extension Service offices in Bexar and Wilson counties sponsored the campaign in August.
Dr. Larry Redmon, state... More ›
Compared to our last sale: Feeder calves and yearlings sold steady. Packer cows sold steady to $1-$2 lower.
Medium and large frame No. 1:
150-300 lb. 175-185
300-400 lb. 167-170
400-500... More ›
AUSTIN -- For the week ending Sept. 9, Texas feeder cattle auctions reported prices steady to $8 lower.
For the time period of Aug. 30 through Sept. 4, the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Field Office reported:
•Pasture conditions... More ›
Friday, Sept. 16
Compared to last report: All hay classes traded fully steady on light to moderate demand. Rain across different areas of the state made movement difficult. A few sales of wheat hay in the Panhandle sold with a weaker undertone.... More ›