Agriculture

TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE www.TexasAgriculture.gov
AUSTIN - (June 21, 2010) For the week ending June 19, feeder cattle prices at Texas auctions were mostly steady to $4 higher per hundredweight, with a few locations to $4...
East Texas Horticultural Field day set June 24
OVERTON -- Despite the recession, the ornamental bedding plant industry is doing quite well, and by association so is the East Texas Horticultural Field Day at Overton,...
Aquatic Plant Management Symposium slated
ATHENS-The two questions most often asked by pond owners are "What's that stuff growing in my pond?" and "How do I control it?" Those questions and more will be addressed...
Think Texas:
Imagine going all summer without eating lunch. Unfortunately for some Texas children, going without one or more of the three recommended daily meals is a reality during the...
Think Texas: State Leaders Keeping Budget Ahead of Revenue Shortfalls
Anticipating and mitigating the effects of a projected budget shortfall is currently a major focus in Austin. The state's two-year general revenue budget is around $80...
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE www.TexasAgriculture.gov
AUSTIN - (June 14, 2010) For the week ending June 12, feeder cattle prices at Texas auctions were mostly steady to $4 higher per hundredweight, with a few to $8 higher and...
COMMISSIONER STAPLES RELEASES STATEWIDE MAP TO IDENTIFY BROADBAND...
AUSTIN - More than 96 percent of Texas households have access to home broadband service; however, a quarter of a million households in the Lone Star State - more than all...
USDA Rural Development announces funding to assist Texas...
TEMPLE, TEXAS, June 7, 2010 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that USDA has selected four recipients in Texas to receive business development assistance to...
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE www.TexasAgriculture.gov
AUSTIN - (June 7 2010) For the week ending June 5, feeder cattle prices at Texas auctions were mostly steady to $3 higher per hundredweight with a few locations to $6...
Texas Farm Bureau offers updated statistical look at state’s top crops
(WACO) - Ever wonder how many cows can be found in the Lone Star State, or how much ice cream is produced from their milk on an annual basis?Ever been curious about how...
USDA RURAL DEVELOPMENT ANNOUNCES FUNDING TO ASSIST TEXAS...
TEMPLE, TEXAS, June 7, 2010 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that USDA has selected four recipients in Texas to receive business development assistance to...
Many educational opportunities to be offered at San Antonio show
SAN ANTONIO - The San Antonio International Farm and Ranch Show, in cooperation with the Texas AgriLife Extension Service and the Texas Department of Agriculture, has...
Schedule of events for 2010 TSCRA summer meeting
Fort Worth, Texas - Animal identification regulations and next year's redistricting process are two topics that will be discussed during the breakout sessions at the 2010...
Satsuma Miho mandarins tolerate -14 degrees Fahrenheit
COLLEGE STATION - - Not to be uppity, but just because a plant is favored by oriental royalty doesn't necessarily mean it's good enough to be a Texas Superstar, said a...
COMMISSIONER STAPLES HONORS HISTORIC PROPERTIES DURING 35th ANNUAL...
AUSTIN - Working the land has been a family tradition for generations of Texans. To honor this longstanding Texas custom, Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples today...