Source: USDA FSA Bulletin | Sept. 23, 2020

CFAP 2 Eligible Commodities FinderInterested in finding the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program 2 payment rates for the eligible commodities you grow or raise? The USDA has a new, easy-to-use CFAP 2 Eligible Commodities … Read More

The best time to prepare for drought is before one is well underway. Knowing what you will do – and when – will take some of the guesswork out of the process. Do some economic modeling of alternative drought management strategies before a drought hits and then you can implement … Read More

Tropical Storm Beta isn’t in any hurry to make landfall somewhere along the Texas Gulf early this week. While this isn’t a particularly strong windstorm, the potential for a long-duration rainfall event exists from the middle Texas coast into Southeast Louisiana. There is also the danger of life-threatening … Read More

Source: USDA | Sept. 17, 2020

 Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated three Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Cochran, Dawson and Lynn counties who suffered losses due to recent drought, may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | Sept. 16, 2020

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has designated 14 Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Andrews, Brewster, Collingsworth, Culberson, Hall, Hemphill, Hockley, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Loving, Presidio, Reeves, Sutton and Ward … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | Sept. 14, 2020

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated four Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Crosby, Dickens, Lubbock and Terrell counties who suffered losses due to recent drought, may be eligible for … Read More

Cattle raisers in southern Louisiana suffered tremendous infrastructure losses from the effects of Hurricane Laura’s storm surge. Many miles of fence were destroyed.

Want to help? TSCRA Director Coleman Locke says one of the most pressing needs is for fencing materials — posts (either wood … Read More

Source: USDA-FSA | Aug. 31, 2020

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 14 Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Andrews, Brewster, Collingsworth, Culberson, Hall, Hemphill, Hockley, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Loving, Presidio, Reeves, Sutton and Ward counties who suffered losses … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | Aug. 28, 2020

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has designated 10 Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Childress, Crane, Ector, Hardeman, Martin, Midland, Pecos, Reagan, Upton and Winkler counties who suffered losses due to recent drought may … Read More