4-H Atascosa County Horse Club members competed at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo Horse Judging Contest, the Senior Division placed 1st. Pictured left to right are: Karen Harris, coach; Emma Smith, Ayden Smith, Lalli Hernandez, Kate McNeill, Hailey Hannah, Mary McLiney, Abigail Henry, Ali Rodriguez, Joleann Besancon, Charity Harris, Analisa Duck and Kirby McNeill.
Farm and Ranch
Q. Is it time to prune crape myrtles? A. Early March is a good time to prune crape myrtles. We no longer recommend the extreme pruning that was once the norm. Crape myrtles bloom on new wood but normally produce enough each year to have a full bloom performance. Prune to remove dead wood but do not prune severely and […]
Multi-county Feral Hog Management Workshop slated for Feb. 25 in Leming Paul Schattenberg Contact: Dale Rankin, 830-569-0034, firstname.lastname@example.org A Multi-county Feral Hog Management Workshop will be held from 1-7 p.m., Feb. 25 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office for Atascosa County at 25 East 5th St., Leming. The workshop is sponsored AgriLife Extension offices in Atascosa, Bexar, Frio, […]
By the time you read this, early voting has already begun. Here again are the dates and times for early voting. Early voting is February 18-28. Voting times are from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. On February 20 & 27, the hours are 7 a.m.-7 p.m. February 22, hours are from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Why put off until tomorrow what you can […]
What a way to start the Major Show Season off. Pleasanton FFA members have been busy traveling and showing for the last couple of weeks. Take look at what they’ve accomplished so far: Ft. Worth Steer Show Jayce Krauskopf – 5th Place Light Weight ABC San Antonio Gilt Show Madlyn Olle – 3rd Place Class 2 Duroc Garrett Lopez – […]
Brock Ayala, 8 years old and 3rd grader at Jourdanton Elementary harvested his first buck on 12/29/19. It was an 8-point buck that he shot at Ayala Ranches in Cotulla. Brock is the son of Ralph and Patricia Ayala of Jourdanton. He is the grandson of Mary and Nathan Smith of Jourdanton and Elsa and Raul Ayala of Cotulla.