Agriculture

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...
Plan announced for housing assistance
TEMPLE, TEXAS, June 1, 2010 United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development has recently completed a review of eligible areas in Texas that can receive...
Nacogdoches News
!Join us this Saturday at the Nacogdoches Farmer's Market to stock up on a variety of handcrafted, locally grown items. The Nacogdoches Farmer's Market is currently open on...
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE www.TexasAgriculture.gov
AUSTIN - (June 1, 2010) For the week ending May 29, feeder cattle prices at Texas auctions were mostly steady to $5 lower per hundredweight, with a few to $2 higher and a...
AGRICULTURE SECRETARY VILSACK ANNOUNCES RECOVERY ACT SUPPORT FOR...
TEMPLE, TEXAS, June 1, 2010 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced 145 investments in 37 states, funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act...
AGRICULTURE SECRETARY VILSACK AND USDA CELEBRATE NATIONAL...
TEMPLE, TEXAS, June 1, 2010 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today kicked off National Homeownership Month by highlighting USDA's success in providing homeownership...
Nacogdoches Farmer's Market
Join us tomorrow afternoon at the Farmer's Market! Join us this Wednesday, May 26th at the Nacogdoches Farmer's Market to stock up on a variety of handcrafted, locally...
Opportunities for online rainwater harvesting course given
COLLEGE STATION - The Texas AgriLife Extension Service is offering three opportunities for small-acreage landholders to participate in an online course on rainwater...
AGRICULTURE SECRETARY VILSACK ANNOUNCES SUPPORT FOR POLICE, FIRE...
TEMPLE,TX May 26, 2010 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that rural communities across 26 states will benefit from enhanced public safety services...
Texas crop, weather
COLLEGE STATION - - Most of the state had adequate or better soil moisture levels, but East Texas remained extremely dry, according to Texas AgriLife Extension Service...
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE www.TexasAgriculture.gov
AUSTIN - (May 24, 2010) For the week ending May 22, feeder cattle prices at Texas auctions were mostly steady to $5 lower per hundredweight with a few to $5 higher compared...
Texas Department of AgriCULTURE www.TexasAgriculture.gov
Whether it's brisket or ribs, smoked or grilled, Texas has a longstanding love affair with beef. Activists behind the so-called quot;Meatoutquot; movement may take...
USDA Rural Development
TEMPLE, TEXAS, May 7, 2010 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that USDA Rural Development is accepting competitive applications from qualified public...
COMMISSIONER STAPLES ANNOUNCES SUPPORT OF PROJECTS TO BRING...
AUSTIN - In an effort to ensure high-speed Internet access is available to all Texans, Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples announced today the Texas Department of...