Beekeeper Charles Touchstone, Arapaho, Oklahoma, tends to one of 68 bee colonies staged for honey production and pollination near a 90-acre field of Silver River Sweetclover being grown for seed production. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Adam Russell)
From soil management to cattle, forage and wildlife, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Ranch Management University Oct. 9-13 in College Station will offer a little something for everyone, according to coordinators.
A spreadsheet application can be a useful decision aid to assist beef cattle producers with future purchases and forecast profit or loss based on purchase costs. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Blair Fannin)
North Texas -- Topsoil and subsoil moisture levels ranged from mostly short to very short. There was very little rain to no rain in most counties. Conditions were hot and very dry, and pastures and stock tanks were showing signs of drought. Kaufman County was under a burn ban. Winter pastures were not planted due to dry conditions.