The deadline to submit ballots in the 2016 FSA County Committee elections has been extended to ensure farmers and ranchers have sufficient time to vote, according to Judith A. Canales, executive director of the U.S....Read more
The Fayette County Junior Livestock Show swine tag-in will take place on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 8 to 9 a.m. at the Fayette County Fairgrounds in La Grange, Carmine High School or Fayetteville High School....Read more
The USDA began mailing ballots to eligible farmers and ranchers across the country for the 2016 FSA county committee elections on Monday, Nov. 7, according to an announcement by Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Val...Read more
The final program in the 2016 multi-county new landowner series will take place on Friday, Nov. 18 at Sand Creek Ranch, 26598 New Bremen Road, New Ulm. The topic will be “Livestock Production for Small...Read more
The Gideon Lincecum Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists will hold a chapter meeting, advanced training program and open house on Saturday, Nov. 19 at the Winedale Meadows Education Center near Round Top.
Approximately $354 million will be paid to Texas farms that enrolled in safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill, according to Judith A. Canales, USDA Texas Farm Service Agency (FSA) executive director.