Most of the state received from trace amounts to upwards of 1.5 inches of precipitation. Areas of East Texasreceived up to two inches. Freezing temperatures with snowfall and ice were reported across the state. Therewere 4.3 days suitable for fieldwork.

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Food for thought: Cold stress in cattle increases body maintenance energy requirements but not those for protein, minerals or vitamins. Cattle generate about $3 billion annually to the Oklahoma economy. (Photo by Todd Johnson, OSU Agricultural Communications Services)

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Source: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department | Feb. 23, 2021

┬áRecent snowfall and freezing temperatures affected many fish and wildlife species throughout the state and now Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is asking for the public’s help in reporting any … Read More

Source: USDA NRCS | Feb. 24, 2021

In response to the winter storms that hit Texas in February 2021, the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is offering farmers and ranchers technical and financial assistance to repair and replace certain … Read More

The Texas Division of Emergency Management has created a simple self-reporting survey for Texans to report their damage and impacts from this recent winter event. It is important that residents and businesses report their damage so the state receives the amount of financial support from the federal government … Read More

Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Special Ranger John Cummings, District 5 in Eastern Oklahoma, reports a truck stolen from a property in Tulsa. Missing is a white 2002 Dodge Ram 3500 cab and a half feed truck with black hydraulic bale bed and yellow diesel tank, OK … Read More

For many forage producers, the round baler is the most expensive piece of equipment owned outside of tractors. Winter is the best time to see if equipment needs to be replaced or if it just needs some maintenance. Read more at Hay & Forage … Read More

During the dormant season we often get anxious for warm weather and green pastures so we start thinking about renovation. Renovation is a practice or series of management practices which “restores the vigor” or “makes new again.” In pasture management, renovation refers to improvement of a permanent pasture … Read More

Long grocery story shelves were bare after the winter storm halted much transportation. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo by Sam Craft)

Source: AgriLife Today | Feb. 23, 2021

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Members of the Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association are able to take 30% off titles in ranching, western history, and western art and photography from the Texas A&M University Press. Please use code TSCRA30 when checking out. Click here to see the titles … Read More