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Growing better quality hay and pasture grass is a major goal of all hay and livestock producers.
Starting with a soil test is the most important step to determining the amount of fertilizer …
11/11/17 12:00 AM
Applications for the Austin County Fair Queen pageant are now being accepted. A candidate must be at least 15 years of age by the beginning of the current school year, be single, be a resident of …
8/15/17 06:20 AM
The Austin County Fair announced last week that it will offer a floral design competition this year as well as adding a competition named Fair Cup.
The competitions will be held Sunday, Oct. 8, in …
8/2/17 03:48 AM
COLLEGE STATION – Enrollment for the 2017-2018 4-H year started Aug. 15 with the official statewide kickoff Sept. 1, said Dr. Toby Lepley, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service statewide program …
8/18/17 04:26 AM
COLLEGE STATION – Dry conditions around the state could worsen over the next few months as a warmer, drier winter is expected, said the state climatologist.
Dr. John Nielsen-Gammon said cooler …
10/2/17 09:47 AM
KERRVILLE – Now that children are starting back to school and some parents will be packing their lunches, there are some food safety tips everyone should know, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension …
8/29/17 08:12 AM
Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller expressed his condolences to those affected by Hurricane Harvey and reinforced the message of support through various programs offered by the Texas …
9/5/17 04:05 AM
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Texas Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting State Executive Director (SED), Erasmo (Eddie) Trevino, reminds farmers and ranchers that they have until Aug. 1 to enroll …
7/19/17 03:02 AM
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Steven Pawelek in Austin and Washington County announced that producers who suffered qualifying livestock losses due …
9/5/17 05:26 AM
AUSTIN – The 16-day early teal hunting season opened statewide Saturday with guarded optimism tempered by the reality that many waterfowlers along the Texas coast are focusing on storm …
9/12/17 04:35 AM
Four County Auction Center Inc.
For Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017
Receipts – 1,134 compared to 1,261 last week
Trend – Steady to little higher on good active market
11/14/17 12:00 AM
On June 27, the Austin County 4-H Clothing and Textile group received an exclusive behind-the-scenes fashion and merchandising tour of Neiman Marcus. Participants were given the opportunity to walk …
7/19/17 03:20 AM
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo leadership presented 70 Texas FFA students with $1.4 million in scholarships July 12 during the Texas FFA State Convention in Corpus Christi.
Chartered in 1929, …
7/19/17 03:01 AM
JOURDANTON — The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Atascosa County, Cinch Ranch Sorting National Championship and Cowboy Fellowship of Atascosa County will present the South Texas …
11/14/17 12:00 AM
HOUSTON — A one-day meeting on stormwater management will be held Sept. 12 at the Trini Mendenhall Community Center, 1414 Wirt Road, Houston.
The meeting, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., is being …
9/12/17 07:10 AM
When John Harrison first started as a showman in the 1990s, he was just looking to make a living in the rodeo industry.Now two decades later, he is one of the preeminent entertainers in the …
9/12/17 07:01 AM
Emma Adams, sponsored by Southern RootsJasmine Alanis, sponsored by Austin County 4HMonica Alvarez, sponsored by Kathy’s KornerAllison Babylon, sponsored by Bellville Meat MarketCheyenne Bush, …
9/12/17 08:28 AM
HOUSTON – Fire ants, as their colonies begin to flood, can join feet or tarsi to form water rafts, and they are more aggressive once in the floating formation, according to Texas A&M AgriLife …
9/5/17 05:29 AM
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking applications for funding to help support the development of advanced biofuels, renewable …
7/27/16 06:00 PM
COLLEGE STATION — Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service personnel will soonbegin assessing recovery needs for livestock producers and pet owners as residents grapple with ongoing flooding along the …
9/5/17 04:12 AM