Many landowners have been contacted by solar energy developers seeking to lease land for projects. In her latest Texas Ag Law Blog post Tiffany Dowell Lashmet shares 2 extremely practical resources to help with deciding if a solar project is right for you and tips on negotiating the … Read More

Consumers crave beef for its taste; yet they also value the variety, versatility, convenience and strength-providing nutrients it provides, whether for quick occasions or a sit-down meal. But how do shoppers’ choices vary by geography? Considering cuts, grinds, product type and quality grade, this month’s article on Beef. It’s What’s … Read More

Source: USDA Market News | July 22, 2019

Feeder steers and heifers sold mostly steady to $2 higher; some instances $7 higher earlier in the week coming off last week’s highs. Trade was fairly active on good demand. The area is … Read More

Source: Cow-Calf Corner is a weekly newsletter by the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Agency. 

July 22, 2019

Heat stress can
reduce pregnancy rates

by Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist… Read More

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Heat Index Forecast: Saturday Extremely
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government and public affairs efforts in Washington continue to focus on
Congressional ratification of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement (USMCA).
There is optimism that the measure will be introduced in September and passed
before the end of the year.

As reported earlier this week, TSCRA director Kelley Sullivan Georgiades … Read More

Source: Feed-Lot Magazine

By Miranda Reiman

How many months out of a year is a mother cow just eating for herself?

Hopefully, none, says Janna Kincheloe, North Dakota State University animal scientist.

“The cow should … Read More


The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts’ Natural Resources Program has contracted with Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (TAMUCC) to conduct an ecosystem assessment in Matagorda Bay to inform the conservation of threatened and endangered species. The partnership will develop comprehensive economic and ecological … Read More

Source: USDA

Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers sold mostly steady to 2.00 higher; some instances 7.00 higher earlier in the week coming off last week’s highs. Trade was fairly active on good … Read More


Texas (scroll down for Oklahoma)

Compared to the last report, most hay classes sold steady; Alfalfa sold steady to instances $5 … Read More