December 14, 2011 RSS feed / Farm & Ranch

Operation Santa Paws

Pleasanton FFA is helping bring holiday joy to local shelter animals. The FFA is doing Operation Santa Paws, a pet supply drive from December 5-15 for local shelter animals in Pleasanton. More...

Verdilizer

Living Tableau starts Friday

I mentioned last week that Don and I would be out at the Christmas Village this week. Well Folks, they cancelled the Saturday night performance, due to the rain. It was surely great to get the rain, but we were all disappointed to have to miss it. More...

Poteet FFA Sends Supp ort To Our Troops Overseas

  Poteet FFA held their monthly meeting on December 12th. After the meeting was adjourned, 30 members stayed to write letters to soldiers overseas. More...

Record exports a boon for local farmers & ranchers

Jourdanton, TEXAS – Even in a drought, beef, cotton and wheat are three major Texas agricultural commodities that helped the nation reach record export levels this year, according to Lloyd House County Farm Bureau president. More...

Pleasanton FFA presents honorary degrees

  Earlier in the year the Pleasanton FFA was pleased to present Butch Tudyk and Blasa Chapa with their Honorary Lonestar Degree. More...

Poteet FFA competes at State level

  Poteet FFA attended the State FFA Leadership Development Event contest at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas on December 1st and 2nd. More...

New law aimed at sales tax abuse

(Jourdanton) – A new law aimed at reducing the misuse of agriculture sales tax exemptions is going into effect in January, said Lloyd House, president of the Atascosa County Farm Bureau. More...

Locals participate in Farm Credit Young Leaders Program

Justin and Julie Peeler of San Antonio recently learned about the role they can play in shaping the policy that affects this country’s farmers and ranchers. More...

Atascosa AG News

Upcoming CEU’s

Atascosa County Eight (8) Hour CEU Pre-Plant Symposium - An eight hour CEU workshop will be held January 12, 2012 at On The Farm, Inc. located on FM 536 just one mile east of I-37 North. More...