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.
Farming and ranching is attracting fewer young people. The most recent data shows that farm operators over the age of 65 outnumber those under the age of 35 by a 6-to-1 ratio.
A woman is donating a white buffalo bull to a Hunt County ranch following the slaughter of white buffalo calf.
Texas agriculture officials will travel the state in coming months to help ranchers wanting to rebuild their herds after the heavy selloffs in the driest year on record.
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.
The worst Texas drought since the 1950s has the ranching town of Robert Lee facing a prospect they’ve never encountered before — no water.