January 9, 2013 RSS feed / Farm & Ranch

Cotton Market Weekly

A Service Provided by Plains Cotton Cooperative Association January 3, 2013

In sharp contrast to the way 2012 ended, the New Year is off to a much quieter start for the cotton market. Volatility seemed to be the main feature as the year came to a close, but January began under mostly lackluster conditions.  More...

Applications for conservation programs accepted at NRCS Offices

Applications for funding opportunities with the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service ( NRCS) Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP) are currently being accepted at all NRCS offices across Texas.  More...

Farm bill extension evidence of lost clout by ag interests

WASHINGTON (AP) - A patchwork extension of federal farm programs passed as part of a larger “fiscal cliff” bill keeps the price of milk from rising but doesn't include many of the goodies that farm-state lawmakers are used to getting for More...

Wild Horse & burro adoption coming to Mercedes, Jan. 17-19

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will hold a wild horse and burro adoption in Mercedes, Texas, Jan. 17-19, 2013. The three-day event at the Rio Grande Valley Livestock Showgrounds will feature over 50 spectacular animals. More...

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