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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 [...]

  • sting bugs

Mid-coast sorghum inundated with rice stink bugs, headworms

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Reporter Farmers along the Texas Coastal Bend are encouraged to scout their grain sorghum for rice [...]

  • anthrax

Anthrax confirmed in Jim Hogg County calf

Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) officials confirmed anthrax in one calf on a Jim Hogg County premises on June 1. [...]

  • Herzog

Herzog joins TFB Communications team as intern

Texas Farm Bureau welcomes Haley Herzog, of Robinson, Texas, as the summer intern for the Communications division. Herzog is a [...]

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Weather creates challenges for Texas Panhandle

By Haley Herzog TFB Communications Intern Severe weather this week left Texas Panhandle farmers facing damages to crops. The spring [...]

  • livestock indemnity program

Signup open for Livestock Indemnity Program, ELAP

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is now accepting disaster assistance program applications from farmers and ranchers who suffered livestock, [...]

  • The USDA is wrapping up collection for the 2017 Census of Agriculture. To stay on track for data release in February 2019, the deadline for submitting the paper questionnaire is June 15.

Census of Agriculture due June 15

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is wrapping up data collection for the 2017 Census [...]

  • vet school

Construction on Texas Tech vet school could start in 2019

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Reporter A $69 million pledge from the Amarillo Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) has moved the Texas [...]

  • CRP enrollment

USDA resumes continuous CRP enrollment

As part of a 33-year effort to protect sensitive lands and improve water quality and wildlife habitat on private lands, [...]