Feds To Help Cotton Producers With CostsFederal officials have announced that cotton producers across the country will receive an estimated $300 million as part of a cotton ginning cost-share program.
USDA: Farmers In 6 States Eligible For Disaster AidThe U.S. Department of Agriculture says 37 counties in six states are eligible for disaster aid if they lost crops to rain and flooding between Nov. 1 and Jan. 12.
Rockwall's Blase Family Farm, Where Blueberries BlossomA farm boy and a city girl put down roots in Rockwall...and created a farm in the midst of brick and concrete.
8 Western States Get Drought Aid For Farms, RanchesFarmers and ranchers in the West's worst-hit drought regions will receive an additional $21 million to help them save water and soil despite the long dry spell.
Despite Drought, Wet Weather Taking A Toll On Texas Farmers & CropsThe recent ice and snow storms and rains -- not the drought -- have kept farmer John Paul Dineen from planting his largest cash crop: corn. Dineen will readily admit, his fields are a mess filled with weeds and mud.
South Dallas Neighborhood Growing Food & JobsFinding healthy and reasonably priced food in some Dallas neighborhoods is tough to say the least, so residents in one historic African-American area are taking matters into their own hands.
Police Search For Trespassers Who Caused Deadly Hit & RunPolice in Waxahachie are baffled by what happened down a dark, dirt road in the Ellis County city. That’s where a man was killed in a hit and run crash. But this wreck happened on his own farm.
One Of Last Plano Farms Up For SaleOriginal farm land is vanishing in the city of Plano, and one of the few remaining parcels has just been sold.
North Texas Farmers Protect Against FreezeCold temperatures that were damaging for North Texas farmers in April could be even more devastating in May. Some of the crops are already too tall to cover.
Forecast: U.S. Drought Lingering But Leveling OffThe worst drought in the U.S. in decades may be leveling off or even easing ever so slightly in some lucky locales, federal weather forecasters announced Thursday in a report of little comfort for farmers and ranchers already tallying this year's losses.
79-Year-Old Turns Farm For At-Risk-Kids Into Int'l Boarding SchoolHe's 79-years-old and on his own raises $6 million a year to help raise 200 children. For 40 years he's taken kids on the brink of prison, life-long drug addiction, and poverty, and given them structure, education, and love at Happy Hill Farm Academy.
Texas Drought Takes Cow Numbers Down By 600KAcross Texas, the drought has caused an estimated $5.2 billion in losses to farmers and livestock producers, and that figure is expected to rise