Source: AgriLife Today | March 24, 2020

Goats have become popular and profitable for producers in recent years. They can be mischievous and more difficult to manage than sheep, but they have been performing well as market prices … Read More

Source: droughtmonitor.unl.edu | Map released 3-19-20 | Data valid 3-17-20

This week’s drought summary: The U.S. Drought Monitor week ending March 17 saw another round of winter storms, bringing above normal precipitation to parts of the northern High Plains, Southwest, southern plains, and … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | March 17, 2020

Wheat acres in Texas were up and facing little to no threat from pests or disease in grazing and grain fields, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialists.

Jourdan Bell,
Ph.D., AgriLife Extension … Read More

As we slide into spring, a few storms are inevitable for many areas of the state. There are tools available on the web to keep you informed so that you can prepare.

Visit and bookmark the following websites and resources now so you’re … Read More

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March 13, 2020

This week NOAA released the latest forecast from the … Read More

Source: droughtmonitor.unl.edu | Map released 3/12/20 | Data valid 3/10/20

This week’s summary: A low pressure system propagated eastward across much of the southern tier states early in the period (March 4-6) and merged with a short-wave trough dropping southeastward from the … Read More

Fed cattle prices, like most futures markets, have been on a rollercoaster due to unknowns surrounding the COVID-19, new coronavirus, outbreak. But part of the cattle price drop point to supply and demand economics rather than panic. Fed and feeder cattle futures market prices have been volatile along with other … Read More

Source: www.nass.usda.gov/tx  

March 8, 2020

Most of Texas received from trace amounts to upwards of three inches of precipitation last week. Some counties in the Low Plains, Edwards Plateau and East Texas received in excess of four … Read More

Source: droughtmonitor.unl.edu | Map released 03/05/20 | Data valid 03/03/20

This week’s drought summary: The pattern has been less active over the CONUS over the past seven … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | March 3, 2020

Texas
cotton producers are in a tough spot as they enter an uncertain
planting season. The coronavirus outbreak represents a variety of
unknowns for the commodity in 2020. (Texas A&M AgriLife … Read More