Today’s Texas rancher not only faces the challenges of a lingering drought but must still battle the age-old problem of cattle rustling — a problem that has plagued the industry for more than a century.
The 117th Fort Worth Stock Show opens today and the front office is hoping to beat last year’s record-setting attendance. In 2012, more than 1.1 million people passed through the turnstiles.
Anthrax has killed more than 100 animals on ranches in Texas and Colorado within the past two weeks, and experts say the risk of infection may be greater with drought covering much of the United States.
A Texas biologist said that recent milder winters in the U.S. may attract some bloodthirsty vampire bats up from Central America and into Texas.
Consumers should expect higher beef prices for the next two years due to the smallest cattle herd in 60 years. It is unclear if costs will drop later.
Across Texas, the drought has caused an estimated $5.2 billion in losses to farmers and livestock producers, and that figure is expected to rise
he cows are headed to the streets of Allen. It’s all part of the special 10th anniversary season of the Tom Thumb Texas Stampede.
Many North Texas farmers are fighting to survive the drought and keep their animals alive. Friday, a local group got some help from the north.
A shelter from the wildfires in Bastrop County has been set up in Elgin, but not for people.
Many North Texans are being asked to conserve water during this historic Texas drought, but everyone may not be following the rules.
Texas agriculture officials say estimated crop and livestock losses from the blistering drought are a record $5.2 billion.
For 17 days straight, the Dallas-Fort Worth Area has reached triple digit temperatures. The intense heat, and severe drought, is creating a surplus in the number of cattle heading to auction.