"If you didn’t grow it," Miss Rosalie Wicks told Commissioner Miller, "we wouldn’t have it. Meals on Wheels gets it from you. We get it from Meals on Wheels, and we’re living, and that’s one of the things that’s helping me be almost 98.”
Spring has sprung
Spring has sprung
After a lot of cloudy days, spring has arrived at last.
From 2007 to 2012, Texas’ population of female farm operators grew by 10%, bucking the national decline. Of course, that doesn’t surprise us. Women have always played an important role in Texas Agriculture.
Long Country Roads
Long Country Roads
One of the reasons we're blessed to call Texas our home.
Texas Has Milk
Texas Has Milk
An average Texas dairy farm has 909 cows, which produces 16.1 million pounds of milk per year.
 
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Commissioner Miller talks about what makes Texas so special.
 
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Commissioner Miller Announces $350,000 Grant to Assist City of Fritch Recover From Damage Caused by Wildfire
Tuesday, May 05, 2015, Texas Capital Fund grants help communities rebuild infrastructure after natural disaster damage
TDA Market Recap May 4, 2015
Tuesday, May 05, 2015, AUSTIN – (May 4, 2015) For the week ending May 2, 2015, Texas auctions quoted feeder cattle prices mostly steady, with instances of sales ranging from $2 lower to $3 higher per hundredweight (cwt). Texas weekly direct feeder cattle sales were $4 to $7 higher. Wholesale beef
Cuero Renews Status as Certified Retirement Community in Texas
Wednesday, April 29, 2015, Certified retirement communities provide numerous benefits to retirees
TDA Market Recap April 27, 2015
Tuesday, April 28, 2015, AUSTIN – (April 27, 2015) For the week ending April 25, 2015, Texas auctions quoted feeder cattle prices steady, with several instances of prices falling below previous sales’ tests. Texas weekly direct feeder cattle sales were $1 to $6 lower. Wholesale beef values we
Commissioner Miller Seeks Applicants for Program to Honor 100-Year-Old Farms and Ranches
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Application deadline is May 15
Commissioner Miller Announces $750,000 Grant Award to Grow Jobs in Schulenburg
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Texas Capital Fund grants help communities invest in local infrastructure, economic development
Commissioner Miller Announces $600,000 Grant Award to Grow Jobs in Haskell
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Texas Capital Fund grants help communities invest in local infrastructure, economic development
Commissioner Miller Announces $475,000 Grant Award to Grow Jobs in Navasota
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Texas Capital Fund grants help communities invest in local infrastructure, economic development
Commissioner Miller Announces $750,000 Grant Award to Grow And Retain Jobs in La Feria
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Texas Capital Fund grants help communities invest in local infrastructure, economic development
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