Over 300 farmers and ranchers from across the state of Texas attended Cover Crops and Soil Health Forums hosted on Feb. 18 at 10 locations statewide by the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and Cooperative Extension offices.
Former USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service State Rangeland Management Specialist Kent Ferguson was recently honored as one of six distinguished alumni by Texas Tech University’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources department.
Beef 706, held recently at Texas A&M University in College Station, was one event where upwards of 25 members of the Texas Small Farmers and Ranchers CBO spent two days learning hands-on about beef quality management.
Frank and Sims Price Ranch, Sterling City, Texas, was named the national winner of the National Cattlemen’s Foundation Environmental Stewardship Award Program.
The Heinrich brothers has upgraded their operation using micro-subsurface drip irrigation, low pressure center pivot sprinklers, ridge-till and strip-till methods, and the most advanced technology to help conserve natural resources and improve their management.
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