Madison Sherrer’s Reserve Champion Broiler sold for $4,000 to Walt Franklin with Atascosa Syndicate and Mark Rambert with Saylee Salt Water Disposal.
Farm and Ranch
We are making preparations to host the 1st annual Atascosa Cattlemen’s Association, Special Replacement Female Sale. The sale will be held on February 9 at 1 p.m. at the Atascosa Livestock Exchange in Pleasanton. Our goal is to sell approximately 500 head of replacement females along with the commercial heifer projects shown by junior exhibitors from Atascosa and McMullen counties. […]
UVALDE — Michael Haynes is the new Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service District 10 administrator. District 10, headquartered in Uvalde, serves 21 Southwest Texas counties. Haynes, who assumed his new role Jan. 14, will be responsible for supervising AgriLife Extension agents in those counties, which include the major metropolitan areas of Austin and San Antonio. He earned a bachelor’s and […]
Q. What are some shrubs that we could use as a hedge on a property line that includes both sun and shade? We also have deer to contend with! A. The first plant that comes to mind is Sandankwa viburnum. It is evergreen and has a white bloom right now. Sandankwa does well in sun or shade and the deer […]
Well, we had our first Verdi community meeting of the year. Where were you? We only have six meetings per year. I know, you were busy. Who isn’t? I know, you were tired. Who isn’t? Well, we missed you and you missed the changes that were discussed for the year. Yes, to those who are wondering, I’ve missed a meeting […]