Farmers 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.
Water experts at Texas A&M say the runoff from as little as 2-inches of rain can fill a 55-gallon drum.
The U.S. Supreme Court says Texas can proceed with its lawsuit against New Mexico over management of the Rio Grande.
Cold 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.
Moss Haven Elementary School in Dallas is celebrating its history by unveiling a series of sub-irrigation systems that will form a new educational program about agriculture and the environment.
The city of Irving has enacted Stage 2 water restrictions, which further limits the amount of time residents can water their lawns.
Southlake officials are worried if water demand isn’t scaled back they may have to take further water conservation efforts.