A field of wheat shows signs of yellowing, a common symptom of freeze damage. In this field, the symptom did not appear for a more than week after a late freeze in April 2013. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo)
Judith Canales, Texas state executive director for the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Farm Service Agency, advised producers to have their documentation ready as they visit FSA offices. Sign-up for the livestock disaster program begins April 15. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Blair Fannin)
(L-R) Jay Evans, TSCRA Natural Resources Committee chairman, Austin; Bruce and Barbara Berg, Rocosa Ridge Ranch, Meridian; Pete Bonds, TSCRA president, Saginaw; and Richard Thorpe, TSCRA first vice president, Winters.
To help producers get a firm handle on price basis in a particular region of Texas, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has an online tool available at http://basis.tamu.edu that lists the different price basis for corn, cotton, sorghum, soybeans and wheat. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Blair Fannin)
To help defray some of the expense associated with horse vaccinations and health costs, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Denton County and the Denton County Extension Horse Committee will sponsor a “Low Cost Horse Health Care Clinic” from 8:30 a.m. to noon, April 12 at the North Texas Fair and Rodeo fairgrounds in Denton.
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Canola field trial varieties at the Texas A&M University farm, serve as a teaching and research platform for the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Texas A&M AgriLife Research. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Blair Fannin)
Texas High Plains farmers were using “sand fighters” to create dirt clods and slow wind-blown soil erosion, according to reports from Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service personnel. (photo courtesy of U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service.)
Jonathan Jones, 20, Cooper, was arrested March 24. John Green, 43, Klondike, was arrested March 26. James Shaffer, 60, Terrell, was arrested April 2. Terry Wynne, 51, Terrell, was arrested April 2. Charles Damon Williams, 35, Cooper, was arrested Friday.