Monday, April 24, 2017

Branding Livestock Best Means of I.D.

by Kristin Hawkins Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Fire branding livestock has been used since ancient times to prove ownership because it works, said Larry...
BVD Bovine Viral Diarrhea Stray Livestock

Ask an Ag Attorney: Stray Livestock

Question: If stray livestock show up on my property, can I keep them? Answer: “Finders keepers, losers weepers" may apply on the playground, but...
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...
Round Top landowners can protect against trespass using purple paint.

Protecting Against Trespass

Thanks to the unusually high rainfall that much of Texas received earlier this year, it’s a good bet your stock tank is full of...
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...
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...
Gardening for winter color in Round Top

Gardening for Winter Color

Gardening for Winter Color There are a number of easy to grow, showy flowers to consider when you are gardening for winter color in South...
Roses are favorite landscape plants.

Xeriscape Roses

Roses are a favorite landscape plant. Most modern roses are hybrid tea roses offering a huge selection of varieties in every imaginable color. Hybrid...
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...

Rural Real Estate Buyer Advice

Expert Advice for Rural Real Estate Buyers Collectively, our panel of experts (Roger Chambers, Cathy Cole, Grover Hillbolt, Pam Langord and Sandy Reed) has 125...