"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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TDA Market Recap April 20, 2015
Monday, April 20, 2015, AUSTIN – (April 20, 2015) For the week ending April 18, 2015, Texas auctions quoted feeder cattle prices mostly steady, with some prices fluctuating and ranging from $6 lower to $4 higher per hundredweight (cwt). Texas weekly direct feeder cattle sales were mostly weak to $
Housing Discrimination is Not Tolerated in Texas
Friday, April 17, 2015, AUSTIN – In recognition of Fair Housing Month, Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller and the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) reminds the public that every Texan has a right to be treated equally when trying to buy, finance or rent a home or apartment under the Fair
Commissioner Miller Supports U.S. House Bill to Repeal Death Tax
Thursday, April 16, 2015, AUSTIN – Today, Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1105, the Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015, authored by U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady from Texas. "The death tax is destroying famil
Commissioner Miller Honors High School Student for Outstanding Achievement
Wednesday, April 15, 2015, Award Gives Recognition for Outstanding Work completed by middle and high school students
TDA Market Recap April 13, 2015
Tuesday, April 14, 2015, AUSTIN – (April 13, 2015) For the week ending April 11, 2015, Texas auctions quoted feeder cattle prices mostly steady, ranging from $2 to $4 higher per hundredweight (cwt). Texas weekly direct feeder cattle sales were mostly steady to $3 higher. Fed cattle weekly cash sale
Commissioner Miller Recognizes City of Pottsboro as New Go Texan Certified Retirement Community
Monday, April 06, 2015, Certified retirement communities provide numerous benefits to retirees
It’s No Joke That Texans Need to Save Water This April Fools’ Day
Wednesday, April 01, 2015, Spring is in full swing, Texans are reminded to conserve water
TDA Market Recap March 30, 2015
Tuesday, March 31, 2015, AUSTIN – (March 30, 2015) For the week ending March 28, 2015, Texas auctions quoted feeder cattle prices mostly steady, ranging from $2 to$15 higher per hundredweight (cwt). Texas weekly direct feeder cattle sales were mostly $2 to $7 higher with some instances of up to $10
Houston Livestock Show Draws International Visitors, Highlights Global Demand For Texas Products
Monday, March 30, 2015, AUSTIN - Since 1932, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (HLSR) has been paving the way and building traditions in Texas. Its presence is felt beyond the Lone Star State. Today, Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller announced HLSR continued its reign as a global destination i
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