Sunday, March 26, 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...

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...
Round Top Texas

Real Estate in the Roundtopolis

Real Estate in the Roundtopolis As the population in urban areas grows, the footprints of cities cover more land making open space just a little...
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...
Marking equipment helps prevent theft and aid recovery

Seven Theft Prevention Tips for Landowners

Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association’s (TSCRA) 30 special rangers, stationed throughout Texas and Oklahoma, are busy handling cases involving millions of dollars of...

Preventing Saddle Theft

When cattle prices are high, a rise in cattle theft and other agricultural-related crime such as saddle theft accompany the good market. In 2014,...