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  • Texas Rural Challenge

Statewide conference to encourage rural economic development

By Haley Herzog TFB Communications Intern The University of Texas at San Antonio Institute for Economic Development will host its ninth annual Texas Rural Challenge conference in New Braunfels on July 16 -17. This year’s [...]

  • label use

Label use reminder for Enlist, Xtend

Applicators are encouraged to review label requirements before applying Enlist (2,4-D) and Xtend (Dicamba). It is a violation of federal [...]

  • MPP

USDA extends deadline for dairy MPP to June 22

The re-enrollment deadline for the Margin Protection Program (MPP) for dairy will be extended until June 22. The new and [...]

  • Cotton futures

China re-emerges as U.S. cotton consumer

By Haley Herzog TFB Communications Intern After years of stockpiling cotton, China is re-emerging as a major consumer of the [...]

  • food

Influencers, media meet on farm to talk food, agriculture

By Justin Walker Communications Specialist Food and how it's grown were the focus of a Tuesday evening dinner when farmers, [...]

  • farm bill

Senate Ag Committee advances farm bill

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Reporter The U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry approved its 2018 Farm Bill in [...]

  • livestock judging

Caldwell County livestock judging team heads to Scotland

By Julie Tomascik Editor They were freshmen in high school and had a passion for livestock, 4-H and a willingness [...]

  • longhorned tick

TAHC encourages vigilance for exotic longhorned tick

Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) reminds Texas veterinarians to be vigilant and proactive as they observe and collect ticks on [...]

  • drought

Spring rains not enough for current drought conditions

By Justin Walker Communications Specialist Spring rains helped dry conditions in parts of the state, but more rain is needed [...]