2010-10-07

By Melissa Blair

Farmers, ranchers and others attending the San Antonio International Farm and Ranch Show at the Expo Hall on the Freeman Coliseum grounds, 3201 East Houston Street, on Oct. 14, 15 and 16 will have the opportunity to learn how to use the Web Soil Survey (WSS) at the 1 pm educational track on Thursday, Oct. 14.

2010-10-07

Contributed

The Texas Section Society for Range Management (TSSRM) will hold their annual meeting on Oct. 13, 14 and 15, in Odessa at the MCM Fun Dome Hotel and Conference Center.

2010-10-07

Contributed

The Town of Hollywood Park is interested in relocating whitetail deer to local landowners with more than 500 acres.

2010-10-07

Contributed

According to information received from the Hill Country Alliance, the following events will take place in October.

2010-10-14

By Carolyn B. Edwards

Bandera County AgriExtension Service office held the Bandera County Hay Show last Friday at Mansfield Park. The show had 20 entries and - due to great weather and timely rains - plenty of blue ribbon bales.

2010-10-14

By Lauren Flake

Texas Landowners Council and Davis Mountains Trans-Pecos Heritage Association presented the second annual West Texas Land & Water Conference at Sul Ross State University in Alpine in August.

2010-10-21

Contributed

QuinnLyn Taylor, granddaughter of Dale and Bonnie Naumann of Medina enjoyed her first goat show and State Fair recently.

2010-10-21

Contributed

Lamb and Goat Validation for 4-H and FFA members will take place from 8 am to 11 am, Saturday, Oct. 23, at the show barn in Mansfield Park off Highway 16 North.

2010-10-21

By Dennis O'Brien

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently released a new study by scientists and conservationists showing that non-federal rangelands in the Western United States are productive, but that non-native grasses and shrubs pose a potential threat to the rangelands’ productivity.

2010-10-21

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Tyler Faber of Sioux Center, Iowa, had the winning grand champion steer of the market show at the recent Iowa State Fair.

2010-10-28

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Landowner groups across the state have launched a new website, www.groundwaterownership.com, to help landowners and the public better understand current groundwater ownership issues. The site is part of a growing effort to ensure groundwater continues to be recognized as a vested, real private property right.

2010-10-28

Contributed

The Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board is requesting proposals for watershed assessment, planning, implementation, demonstration and education projects seeking funding under the FY2011 Clean Water Act §319(h) Nonpoint Source Grant Program.

2010-10-28

Contributed

The Lampasas Watershed Partnership will host two one-day Proper Functioning Condition (PFC) riparian workshops on assessing riparian and wetland condition.