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  • Plant Protection Conference

Ag trade focus of 2017 Texas Plant Protection Conference

The importance of agricultural trade and current and future farm policy will be discussed at the 2017 Texas Plant Protection Conference Dec. 5-6. “We have an outstanding program that will give attendees the latest information [...]

  • forage insurance

Deadline approaching to sign up for pasture, range, forage insurance

Texas landowners who rely on perennial forage to feed their livestock may want to purchase Pasture, Rangeland and Forage Insurance [...]

  • sheep shearing

School trains next generation of sheep-shearing professionals

By Gary Joiner TFB Radio Network Manager Training the next generation of shearers by offering the most cutting-edge technology available [...]

  • glyphosate_US capitol

More questions arise on withholding of glyphosate information

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Reporter Another Congressional committee is questioning why valuable research proving glyphosate does not cause cancer was [...]

  • death tax repeal

Republicans unveil tax plan with death tax repeal

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Reporter Fewer tax brackets, an eventual death of the estate tax and expanded, immediate expensing for [...]

  • DowDuPont

DowDuPont to merge facilities, reduce staff

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Reporter To save about $3 billion, newly-merged DowDuPont plans to reduce some of its global workforce [...]

  • community garden

USDA accepting grants for community gardens, high tunnels

Interested in starting a community garden and pollinator habitat? The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) [...]

  • safety net enrollment

USDA announces 2018 farm safety net enrollment

Farmers and ranchers with base acres in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) safety net program [...]

  • armyworms

Armyworms plague pastures, winter forages

By Adam Russell AgriLife Today Cool temperatures and wet weather created prime conditions for fall armyworms and major problems for [...]

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