UGRA Recognized With Conservation Award

KERRVILLE — The Upper Guadalupe River Authority was recently named the 2019 Friend of Conservation for the Central and West Texas Area II region. The UGRA was created by the 1939 Texas Legislature as a Conservation and Reclamation District. The Soil and Water Conservation Area II region includes 43 soil and water conservation districts covering...

Red Meat Production Up Two Percent

WASHINGTON — (NASS) — Commercial red meat production for the United States totaled 4.37 billion pounds in June, up one percent from the 4.33 billion pounds produced in June 2018. Beef production, at 2.22 billion pounds, was three percent below the previous year. Cattle slaughter totaled 2.80 million head, down three percent from June 2018....

Loose Ends

The Amarillo area beef and dairy communities recently presented a check for $163,000 to the Snack Pak 4 Kids Beef Stik Program. The money will provide 218,000 beef sticks to hungry students through the Snack Pak weekend hunger program. The check was presented at the first Beef 4 Kids Classic golf tournament. Launched in Oct....

Richmond Champion Wins Montana Rodeo; Collects $4484 In All

BAKER, Mont. — (PRCA) — No group this summer has been as hot, collectively, as the bareback riders in the PRCA. Arena records have been no match for the combined talent of this group of riders when matched against the best bucking horses in Pro Rodeo. Richmond Champion already has been in on the streak of...

Comanche Feeders Steady To Lower

COMANCHE — (Aug. 17) — Feeder steers and heifers sold steady to $3 lower, slaughter cows and bulls steady. Receipts totaled 523 head. Steers: medium and large No. 1 under 300 pounds $163-185, 300-400 pounds $166-173, 400-500 pounds $150-165, 500-600 pounds $133-145, 600-700 pounds $121-133, over 700 pounds $114-128; medium and large No. 2 under...

Graham Cattle Traded Steady To Higher

GRAHAM — (Aug. 19) — Packer cows were steady this week, packer bulls $2-4 higher on the high yielding bull, young replacement cows and pairs steady, steers and heifers weighing 500 pounds and under were $5-8 higher, feeder steers, bulls and heifers weighing over 500 pounds were $3-5 higher. Receipts totaled 1111 head. Steers: under...

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800-284-5268
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PO Box 3306
San Angelo TX 76902