Monday, January 22, 2018
Round Top Wildflowers

Round Top Wildflowers

Texas’ Spectacular Spring Wildflowers Editor's note: Always on the lookout for Round Top wildflowers, we have seen bluebonnets between Chappell Hill and Brenham...how about you? If...
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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...
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...

The Rambling Boy, Fence Law in Texas

Fence Law in Texas Fences and fence lines have caused so much trouble in the Big Bend over the years that I was pleased to...
Wildlife Tax Valuation Basics

Wildlife Tax Valuation Basics

Wildlife Tax Valuation Basics by Ruben Cantu and Greg Simons Wildlife Biologists Wildlife Consultants, Inc. Thanks to 1-d-1 valuation -- including wildlife tax valuation -- open space land in...

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;...
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...
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Easy-to-Grow Fruits

Apples and peaches are the king and queen of fruits, but they are also among the most difficult to grow in Central Texas. It’s...
The Garden Company's bowl makes a good Round Top Gift

Round Top Gift Giving

‘Tis the Season for Gift Giving in Round Top ‘Tis the season for gift giving in Round Top and the entire Roundtopolis. Everyone, regardless 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...