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Texas A&M Forest Service encourages caution, prevention as wildfire potential increases over the weekend  The largest wildfire in Texas history is actively burning today with additional threats going into the ...
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Largest wildfire in Texas history continues 

Texas A&M Forest Service encourages caution, prevention as wildfire potential increases over the weekend  The ...

Rates are likely impacting producer interest in expansion

USDA’s cattle inventory report confirmed that the U.S. cowherd continued to get smaller during 2023. ...

Minerals: Too much of a good thing

Minerals are an essential nutrient for beef cattle which means, like protein and energy, minerals ...

Managing and developing young beef bulls

There are as many ways to feed and develop young beef bulls as there are ...

South Texas citrus poised for a comeback

South Texas citrus poised for a comeback By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Today The Texas ...
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South Texas citrus poised for a comeback

South Texas citrus poised for a comeback By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Today The Texas citrus crop quality and quantity was better than expected following ...

10 tips to bulletproof your beef operation

Beef producers can use a window of profitability to make their farm business more bulletproof. University of Missouri Extension agricultural economist Joe Horner says successful ...

Bull selection criteria and cost

The spring bull sale season is underway. Producers are studying catalogs, comparing EPDs and individual animal performance numbers, and choosing which bulls will be the ...

Active market and quality cattle offering combined for successful San Antonio All Breeds Bull and Commercial Female Sale

The 33rd Annual San Antonio All Breed Bull and Commercial Female Sale hosted another large crowd thatwitnessed a very active market as producers began to build back their herds with a quality offering of cattle. This year’s event was held on February 13th & 14th in conjunction with the San Antonio Livestock Show and Rodeo and sold 54 bulls and 493 females to gross $1,870,250 and average $3,419. The 54 bulls, representing 10 breeds, brought ...

Drought worries again

I know I have spent plenty of time dissecting El Niño and what will be the transition to La Niña. However, let’s do a little ...

Hay, feed, fencing supplies needed to support Texas Panhandle wildfire victims

Donations of hay, feed, fencing supplies, cow feed and milk replacer are needed to support livestock owners impacted by the devastating wildfires that have scorched ...

Hay supplies remain tight for Texas cattle producers

Hay supplies may be better than last year, but they remain extremely tight as costs for winter feeding continue to mount for Texas ranchers, according ...

Texas A&M AgriLife research included in global drought study

A first-of-its-kind international study, which includes research from Texas A&M AgriLife, has found that the effects of extreme drought on grasslands and shrublands have been underestimated. ...

Founder of Buc-ee’s named Grand Marshal of Downtown Rodeo Parade

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is excited to announce that Buc-ee’s founder and CEO, Arch “Beaver” Aplin III, will help kick off the 2024 ...

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11th circuit ruling on Florida’s foreign-owned law may spur similar lawsuits FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. —  The successful appeal of an attempt to stop a Florida law ...

U.S. beef cattle herd smallest since 1951

The Texas beef cattle herd could be on its way to a rebuild after hitting its lowest numbers in a decade, according to Texas A&M AgriLife ...

CattleFax forecasts continued producer profitability with herd expansion on the horizon

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 2, 2024) –The popular CattleFax Outlook Seminar, held as part of the 2024 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in Orlando, Florida, ...

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