The grass is getting greener by the day and the grazing season is within sight. While checking fences, watering systems, pasture fertility and forage establishment are often on our minds before spring turnout, another thing we need to consider is your mineral program. The Ohio Beef Cattle Letter … Read More

Source: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department | April 7, 2021

After five years of enhanced funding for efforts to protect lakes, rivers, water recreationists and industry from a host of non-native invasive species, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and its … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | April 12, 2021

When Winter Storm Uri swept through Texas, the Texas A&M Forest Service mobilized all available equipment and personnel statewide to aid in the emergency response. The local emergency responders, medical facilities and citizens who called … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | April 13, 2021

Stronger-than-normal seasonal demand for beef is driving fed cattle prices upward, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert…. Read More

Most of the state received from trace amounts to upwards of 0.25 inches of precipitation. Some areas in the Blacklands, East Texas, and the Upper Coast received up to four inches. Precipitation was needed throughout the state as drought conditions continued in many areas. There were 6.7 days … Read More

Source: Oklahoma State University Extension | April 12, 2021

The cost to rent cropland held steady through the pandemic last year while pasture rentals fell slightly overall, according to the latest studies by Oklahoma State University Extension.

The biannual pair of … Read More

April 12, 2021

Update on Beef Export Markets

By Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension livestock marketing specialist

Beef exports have evolved significantly in recent years in a very dynamic environment of global politics and trade … Read More

Source: USDA APHIS Wildlife Service

Wildlife Services (WS), a program within the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, has prepared a Supplement to the Environmental Assessment (EA) entitled “Field Evaluation of HOGGONE® … Read More

Source: Texas Animal Health Commission | April 9, 2021

The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) received confirmation of rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus serotype 2 (RHDV2) in domestic rabbits on a Tom Green County premises on March 5, 2021. This is the first positive case … Read More

51 days left

April 9, 2021

There are only 51 days left in the 87th Texas Legislative Session. At times that can seem like an eternity, but when you consider … Read More