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  • Barry Mahler

Mahler elected TSSWCB vice chairman

Longtime Wichita County Farm Bureau member and leader Barry Mahler has been elected vice chairman of the Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board (TSSWCB). Mahler of Iowa Park has been a member of the [...]

  • Perdue

Perdue: Farmers, rural communities hurting

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Editor Low commodity prices, a strong dollar and global production are squeezing American farmers and taking [...]

  • drought

Summer could be hot and dry

Above-average temperatures and dry conditions across Texas could be a sign of things to come this summer, according to State [...]

  • West Nile

First West Nile case of the year confirmed in Texas

Texas’ first West Nile case of the year has been reported to the Department of State Health Services (DSHS). An [...]

  • fawn

White-tailed deer fawns landing in favorable conditions

By Gary Joiner TFB Radio Network Manager White-tailed deer fawns are hitting the ground in many parts of Texas, and [...]

  • NAFTA

Senators eager to work on NAFTA with Lighthizer

By Jessica Domel Multimedia Editor Both U.S. senators from Texas have signed a letter to newly-appointed U.S. Trade Representative Robert [...]

  • youth hunting

Texas Youth Hunting Program hits major milestone

By Gary Joiner TFB Radio Network Manager The Texas Youth Hunting Program (TYHP) hit a major milestone this year by [...]

  • cwd

CWD discovered at fifth captive deer breeding facility

A case of chronic wasting disease (CWD) has been validated in a captive white-tailed deer at another breeding facility in [...]

  • reorganize USDA

Perdue unveils plan to reorganize USDA

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue released a plan on May 11 to reorganize the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). [...]

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