Farm and Ranch

Pleasanton FFA attends Area X CDE

  Ethan Ayala Pleasanton FFA On October 4, 2017 over 20 members of the Pleasanton FFA participated in the Area X CDE’s at Welder Wildlife Refuge. After a long day of competing, we had many successful teams. Results from the contest follow: Plant ID Greenhand Team fourth overall. Ty Hehman received first High Point Individual for the Greenhand Division. The […]

Jourdanton FFA attends contest at Peeler Ranch

  The Jourdanton FFA chapter competed at the Wintergarden District CDE contest at the Peeler Ranch on Wednesday, September 27. The four different teams the members competed in were Land, Range, Plant ID and Homesite Evaluation. The Chapter Farmer Land team placed 18th overall. The Chapter Farmer Land alternate team placed 9th. Hunter Rankin placed 2nd and Carli Foster placed […]

Pleasanton FFA at peeler ranch

Courtesy Photo | Pleasanton ISD On September 22, 2017 over 20 members of the Pleasanton FFA participated in the Wintergarden Invitational CDE’s at the Peeler Ranch. After a long day of competing, we had many successful teams. Results from the contest were Chapter Farmer Plant ID-3rd place, Greenhand Plant ID-5th place with Ty Hehman receiving 1st high point individual, Chapter […]

County recognizes National 4-H Week October 1-7

Three landowner series programs to be presented in South Central Texas

Validation deadlines set for 4-H , FFA members

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present four programs — from September to November in Bexar, Kerr, Atascosa and Medina counties, respectively — as part of the agency’s South Region Landowner Series. The programs are open to anyone with an interest in learning more about resources available to landowners, coordinators said. The cost for each program $15 per person; […]

Texans Urged to Celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day Saturday, Sept. 23

AUSTIN – National Hunting and Fishing Day, an annual celebration of the contributions hunters and anglers make in conserving and protecting the nation’s wild resources, is set for Saturday, Sept. 23. Congress established National Hunting and Fishing Day to recognize hunters and anglers for their leadership in fish and wildlife conservation. Since launching in 1971, the day has been formally […]

4-H holds banquet


San Angelo holds first ever Junior Archery contest at stock show

Peter Korus and Britney Rogers proudly represented Atascosa County at the first time ever San Angelo Stock Show & Rodeo Junior Archery contest held in conjunction with the Junior Shotgun Shoot-Out on August 5, 2017 at the San Angelo Claybird Association. This is the first major Stock Show & Rodeo to host an archery tournament consisting of a Mod-600 round […]

Local 4-Hers go to state


Cumpian travels to New Zealand, Australia

Christian Cumpian of Poteet High School/La Parita 4-H had the extraordinary opportunity to travel with other Texas 4-H members and faculty on an international study tour to New Zealand and Australia.  4-H global experiences are organized by faculty so that members can be exposed to other cultures and languages, and be willing to accept all people with different customs and […]

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