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Farm and Ranch News September 6, 2016  RSS feed
Texas Crop and Weather Report:
Pecan crops appear on track for slightly better than average year
     UVALDE – Hit and miss rains and a bumper 2015 crop could mean a hit-or-miss 2016 for pecan producers around the state, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Larry Stein, AgriLife Extension horticulturist, Uvalde, said the outlook for pecan producers in 2016 is fair to good.
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TDA Market Recap
     AUSTIN – (Aug. 29, 2016) For the week ending Aug. 26, 2016, Texas feeder cattle auctions reported prices steady to $5 higher, with instances of steady to $3 lower. Texas Weekly Direct reported prices steady to $5 lower. Wholesale Beef values were lower, with Choice Grade losing $1.66 to close at $199.48 per hundredweight (cwt) and Select Grade losing $0.30 to close at $193.57 per cwt. 
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