Monday, April 24, 2017
Be Fire Wise tips from the Texas Forest Service

Be Fire Wise

Nick Harrison, coordinator of Texas A&M Forest Service’s Firewise program, wants everyone to be fire wise. “Firewise is a national program sponsored by the National...
Burton Showplace Antique Rose Emporium Walter Bering Sotheby's

Burton Show Place Has Storied Past, Rose-Filled Future

Offered by Walter Bering of Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty.   In 2000, Harley and Jayme Ponder were planning to tear down and burn an old...
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Round Top Real Estate’s Jaster Road Property

Round Top Real Estate's Lisa Mayer Offers Jaster Road Property Round Top Real Estate and Lisa Mayer are representing three homesite properties on Jaster Road....
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Negotiating a Solar Lease on Your Land

Q: I’ve been contacted by a company wanting to enact a solar lease on my land. What issues do I need to be aware of? A: As...
BVD Bovine Viral Diarrhea

Bovine Viral Diarrhea: Be BVD Aware

Bovine viral diarrhea (BVD) is a viral disease of cattle and other ruminants that, if it infects your herd, can have dire consequences for your...
butterflies need habitat

Make Your Yard Friendly to Butterflies

Butterflies are desirable additions to our landscapes. They are colorful and interesting. In South and Central Texas, we have a large number of butterfly...
Mineral rights are a topic of landowner concern

Ask an Ag Attorney: Determining Mineral Rights

Question: I own property in Texas.  How can I find out whether I own the mineral rights as well? Answer: Without question, this is one of...
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Use Small Trees to Balance the Landscape

When designing your landscape, it’s important to balance large elements, such as shade trees and lawns, with small trees, shrubs and perennials. In addition...
Birdshot Damage on Stop Sign Liberty Campbell

Birdshot and Bovines Don’t Mix for Beef Industry

Birdshot may be about the last thing you ponder when considering the health of your beef cattle herd, but a carcass marred by birdshot...

The Bald Eagle in Coastal Texas

The bald eagle, our national emblem, is one of the most charismatic birds in Texas. It’s a species that people will stop to watch;...