Farm and Ranch

Atascosa Livestock sales report, Jan. 11

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Note: In this report, the first set of numbers in each line represents the weight range. The second set of numbers represents the price range per cwt. For more information, visit www.atascosalivestockexchange.com. Steers-Medium &Large200-300 lb. $160-190300-400 lb. $150-200400-500 lb. $145-196500-600 lb. $130-165600-700 lb. $115-146700-800 lb. $105-143800-900 lb. $95-120Heifers-Medium &Large200-300 lb. $135-168 300-400 lb. $130-165400-500 lb. $125-163500-600 lb. $120-145600-700 lb. $110-130700- […]

ACLS midweek results in, more to come

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It’s midway through the 2022 Atascosa County Stock Show. For some participants, the anticipation for their event is still building, but for others, the results are already in. Cattle and ag mechanics projects began moving in on Sunday, joined by poultry on Monday. On Tuesday, in hopped the rabbits and the hogs began rooting around the area. Judging took place […]

Order official stock show photos from MOMS

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Memories on Main St. Photo Shoppe is your official photographer for the 2022 ACLS Show. They will be taking ring and background shots all week, as well as photos on Saturday during the sale. Remember if you place and make the sale, you are required to take your photo at the background. They are located directly across from the concession […]

4-H hunting tourney ends Jan. 16

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This hunting season, have you caught what may be an award-winning deer or hog? The Atascosa County 4-H club is hosting a free deer and hog hunting contest to encourage their members to get more involved in the outdoor world. All participants must be Atascosa 4-H members enrolled via 4-HOnline. The tournament will run all of the Texas Parks and […]

JOURDANTON STUDENTS GEAR UP FOR AG MECHANICS

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Jourdanton FFA students concentrate on Ag Mechanics projects. Top photo: Rylee Stendebach (standing) and Madison Garvin on a woodworking project. Below, Diego Valdez and Caleb Galindo (back) fabricate a custom bumper for a pickup.

Rummage sale this Sunday

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George Farms is having a rummage sale on Sunday, Jan. 16, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., at 595 Mobile Home Alley in Poteet. They are cleaning out their dance hall and will have lots of restaurant equipment, household goods, lumber and lots more.

MCLS show, barn cleanup

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The 2022 show barn cleanup day will be this Sunday, Jan. 16 at 2 p.m. Participation is mandatory for all kids showing at this year’s stock show, Jan. 21-22. Bring your tools and come ready to work. The Tilden Show Barn is located at 2097 Hwy. 16 in Tilden. Visit tildenlivestock.org or call 361-274-2000 with any questions. See the McMullen […]

Farm Bureau offers scholarships

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Calling all high school and college students: Invest in your future and apply for one of Texas Farm Bureau’s scholarships today. Deadline is March 1. Learn more about the multiple scholarships available and eligibility at txfb.us/scholarships22.

SCTICA set January meeting

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The next South Central Texas Independent Cattlemen’s Association meeting will be Tuesday, Jan. 18, at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Poth. A complimentary dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. followed by a brief business meeting. A representative from the Texas Beef Council will provide information on your check-off dollars. Feel free to invite your neighbors to become ICA members […]

Marriage is Bliss

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There are so many talented people in our little community that sometimes you just want to brag on them. One of those talented people is Bob Duncan. Bob and his wife Louise have been married for 73 years and he writes poems that would make you think they were newlyweds. Here are a couple of them: Growing Old Together We’re […]


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