Farm and Ranch

RESERVE CHAMPION BROILER

Madison Sherrer’s Reserve Champion Broiler sold for $4,000 to Walt Franklin with Atascosa Syndicate and Mark Rambert with Saylee Salt Water Disposal.

RESERVE CHAMPION GOAT

Jayden Jones’ Reserve Champion Goat sold for $5,000 to Alan Brown with Max’s Cafe.

Atascosa Cattlemen’s Association 2019 Special Replacement Female Sale



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. […]

District 10’s new Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service Administrator

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 […]

Gardening Q&A



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 […]

Community meeting held in Verdi

VERDILIZER

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 […]

GRAND CHAMPION GOAT

Allison Rowe’s Grand Champion Goat sold for $7,000 to Jason Jones with School House Syndicate, Stevo Franklin with San Miguel Syndicate and Matt Franklin with Atascosa Syndicate. Holding banner is Hunter Brosig.

GRAND CHAMPION HOG

Cross Smith’s Grand Champion Hog sold for $7,500 to Jason Jones with School House Syndicate and Walt Franklin with Atascosa Syndicate.

GRAND CHAMPION BROILER

Kelsey Gonzales (center) sold her Grand Champion Broiler for $4,000 to Stevo Franklin with San Miguel Syndicate and Matt Franklin with Atascosa Syndicate.

GRAND CHAMPION RABBITS

Amanda Selby (center) sold her Grand Champion Rabbits for $3,000 to Walt Franklin with Atascosa Syndicate. Holding banner is Emily Measels.


Category Pages are limited to 180 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.