Source: AgriLife Today | July 14, 2020

Texas pecan producers reported mixed crop expectations as they entered an important part of the growing season, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert.

Larry Stein, Ph.D., AgriLife Extension … Read More

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July 10, 2020

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The weekly Drought Monitor map was released Thursday. Nearly half (48.51%) of the continental U.S. is experiencing some degree of drought. This is a 37.68% increase from the same week last year. Drought classifications range from D0 to D4 (abnormally dry to exceptional drought). Currently, no part of … Read More

Source: droughtmonitor.unl.edu

Map released July 9, 2020 | Data valid July 7, 2020

This week’s drought summary: A trough of low pressure over the West kept much of the Northwest and Southwest unseasonably cool for early July, while … Read More

Conditions drying due to higher temperatures, less rain

Conditions are drying around the state as regions deal with higher temperatures and development of fewer rain storms. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo by Kay … Read More

Source: USDA Farm Service Agency | July 6, 2020

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

Source: droughtmonitor.unl.edu

Map released: July 2, 2020|Data valid: June 30, 2020

This week’s drought summary: Precipitation was hit-or-miss this week for many locations east of the Great Plains. Much of the Midwest, South, and Southeast saw combinations of D0 additions … Read More

Source: Texas A&M Forest Service | June 30, 2020

As Texans make plans to celebrate the Fourth of July, Texas A&M Forest Service encourages everyone to be careful with any activity that may cause a spark.

Approximately 90% … Read More

Conditions are drying and temperatures are warming in parts of the state, which means declining forage quality for cattle herds.

Source: AgriLife Today | June 30, 2020

Don’t let the dog … Read More

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June 30, 2020: What’s Driving Drought in June

The … Read More