Agriculture

Texas Challenges Federal Government Over EPA Greenhouse Gas Findings
AUSTIN - The State of Texas today challenged the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) endangerment finding for greenhouse gases. "With billions of dollars at stake, EPA...
Three-day grazing school to address increased challenges in beef...
View All Media/Resolutions OVERTON -- Too little rain, too much rain, high fertilizer prices and a volatile cattle market - both inexperienced and the veteran beef...
Texas crop, weather
COLLEGE STATION - - When it comes to moisture, from one side of the state to the other, it ranged from extremely wet to extremely dry, according to a Texas AgriLife...
COMMISSIONER STAPLES CALLS ON TEXAS AGRICULTURE COMMUNITY TO HELP...
AUSTIN - With more than 2 million people in need of food and water in Haiti, Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples is asking Texas producers to help the devastated...
Texas Animal Health Commission
The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) continues to investigate the spread of equine piroplasmosis from a South Texas ranch, which was first detected in October 2009....
Texas crop, weather
View All Media/Resolutions COLLEGE STATION - - What's being billed in the Panhandle as the worst winter storm in 10 years might have been bad for drivers, but it was...
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
AUSTIN - (Feb. 1, 2010) For the week ending Jan. 30, feeder cattle price trends at Texas auctions were mixed, with sales early in the week mostly steady to $2 per...
Langford Selected for Inaugural Keystone Award
David K. Langford is a steadfast conservationist, well-respected regionally and nationally. In recognition of his lifetime of service conserving our agricultural heritage...
Texas crop, weather
View All Media/Resolutions COLLEGE STATION -- Whether it rained or not this past week, many areas remained too wet for field work, according to reports from Texas AgriLife...
East Texas Spring Landscape and Gardening Conference set Feb. 13
View All Media/Resolutions TYLER - Feral hogs and vegetables are commonly not topics for the annual East Texas Spring Landscape and Gardening Conference, but times are...
Texas Department of Agriculture
AUSTIN - Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples today announced his appointments to the Texas Wine Industry Development and Marketing Advisory Committee. The committee is...
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE RECEIVES MORE THAN $770,000 TO...
AUSTIN- Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples today announced the Texas Department of Agriculture has been awarded $772,301 in funding from USDA to monitor entry of plant...
COMMISSIONER STAPLES ANNOUNCES $250,000 IN GRANTS TO EXPAND TEXAS...
AUSTIN - Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples today announced the Texas Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for its Wine Grape Investment Grant Program...
East Texas Turfgrass Conference set Feb. 4 at Overton
View All Media/Resolutions OVERTON - - Speakers at the East Texas Turfgrass Conference, set Feb. 4 at Overton, will cover a variety of management issues, ranging from...
COMMISSIONER STAPLES AWARDS $9.5 MILLION TO HOME-DELIVERED MEAL...
Funds to provide more meals to additional homebound Texans Home-delivered meals critical to the health of elderly and disabled Texans The grants are an investment...