Members of Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association and fellow ranchers are invited to attend our Jan. 21 installment of Ranching 101 in Fort Worth featuring a discussion on cattle selection and buying basics. Don’t miss one of our most popular topics! This workshop is free for association members and … Read More

It’s important to have meaningful conversations with consumers about livestock production. Imagine inviting someone to watch you as you work on your farm or ranch. They’ll see your feed rations, watch you interact with livestock, learn your equipment and ask lots of questions along the way. Then they … Read More

Companies paid a record level of taxes and state royalties last year amid a historic oil boom, according to industry leaders. But continued growth is not guaranteed. Read more at The Texas Tribune.

Don’t know what to do with that leftover smoked brisket? Grill it inside a poblano pepper and top it with queso! Get the recipe at Beef Loving Texans…

A recent case involving a will devising “personal effects” to a family member is a good reminder of the need to be detailed and complete when drafting a will, and the importance of residuary clauses. Read more at agrilife.org/texasaglaw>>

A livestock market analyst says Walmart’s new venture of having its own beef supply chain should have little to no impact on other commercial beef processors. Cassie Fish tells Brownfield Walmart is planning to run 100,000 head of cattle through their supply chain each year, which is less … Read More

Governor Greg Abbott has extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey. Read the full declaration at gov.texas.gov>>

In parts of Texas experiencing severe droughts, some ranchers are finding there is practically no grass left for cattle to graze on.

The USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) has published in the Federal Register a new proposed rule specifying four criteria the agency would consider when determining whether an undue or unreasonable preference or advantage has occurred in violation of the Packers and Stockyards Act. Public comment on the proposed criteria will … Read More

BEEF Magazine revisits implant use as we roll into calving season, so producers can give it some thought prior to spring turnout. Read more at beefmagazine.com…