Teresa Woodson addresses AARP about home health care

The Buffalo AARP Chapter held its monthly meeting at the Buffalo Civic Center on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. The group celebrated the March birthdays of Travis Crowder and guest speaker Teresa Woodson and the anniversary of Chapter guest Gwen Anthony. The guest speaker for this month’s meeting was Teresa Woodson who spoke to the group on home health care. Mrs […]

Leon County Sheriff’s Report


03/20/19 At 5:51 AM, Deputy Jerry Nichols was dispatched to Main St. in Jewett, in reference to someone driving off without paying for gas. A report was made of the incident. At 7:23 AM, Deputy Bill Goodwin was dispatched to CR 329 in Buffalo, in reference to a warrant service. One was arrested and transported to Leon County Jail, without […]

Pet Talk: Don’t Horse Around When it Comes to Hoof Care


COLLEGE STATION, March 29, 2019 – Proper hoof care is essential for a horse to be comfortable and active. Comprising a large part of horse veterinary care, the maintenance of horses’ feet is performed by a farrier, a skilled tradesman who specializes in equine shoeing and other hoof-related issues. Jason Maki, the farrier at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary […]

Community Calendar

The Dogwood Chapter 991 of the Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) and Associates of The VVA (AVVA) will hold the regular April meeting on Tuesday evening, April 9 th starting at 6:00 at the DAV/VVA Hall on Gardner Drive. This meeting is the Annual Meeting that is required by the Constitution and By-Laws. Please attend if all possible. One of […]

Texas Crop & Weather Report: Horticulturist: Plan before planting for best results

DALLAS — A Texas landscape that thrives begins with a good design. That is the seasonal message this spring from Patrick Dickinson, horticulturist with Texas A&M AgriLife’s Water University outreach program in Dallas. “Know the colors you want, the space you have to work with and the light conditions in that space before ever entering a plant nursery,” he said. […]

Buffalo Livestock Report

Sale Date: 3-30-19Head Count: 1211Last Week: 1661Sellers: 193Buyers: 70Cutter Cows………………….48-55Fat Cows………………………46-53Canner Cows…………………15-42Slaughter Bulls Steady/DownHeavy Bulls………………….72-80Light Bulls……………………57-76Cow/Calf Pairs & Bred Cows Choice Pairs…………………..1350-1600Good Pairs……………..1150-1275Plain Pairs……………….750-1100Bred Cows 3-6 Yr Old………..750-1235Steer/Bull Calves & YearlingsSome plainer, hard to placecalves below these figures.150-200 lbs……………….145-220200-300 lbs……………….140-215300-400 lbs……………….135-220400-500 lbs……………….130-210500-600 lbs……………….125-202 600-700 lbs……………….120-159700-800 lbs……………….110-139Heifer Calves & YearlingsSome plainer, hard to placecalves below these figures.150-200 lbs……………….110-215200-300 lbs……………….125-185300-400 lbs……………….120-200400-500 lbs……………….110-192500-600 […]

Brazos Valley Livestock Report

Date of Sale: 3-26-19Total Receipts: 785Total Sellers: 134Total Buyers: 55Feeder Steers- Med/Large #1200-300…………………….. 200-220300-400…………………….. 185-210400-500…………………….. 180-195500-600…………………….. 158-180600-700…………………….. 140-150700-800…………………….. 128-132Med/Large #1-2’s200-300…………………….. 180-190300-400…………………….. 170-180 400-500…………………….. 165-175500-600…………………….. 145-155600-700…………………….. 130-138Feeder Heifers – Med/Large #1200-300…………………….. 170-192300-400…………………….. 156-168400-500…………………….. 148-163500-600…………………….. 140-148600-700…………………….. 128-137700-800…………………….. 123-128Feeder Heifers – Med/Large #1-2200-300…………………….. 155-165300-400…………………….. 140-150400-500…………………….. 135-145500-600…………………….. 130-138 600-700…………………….. 120-127Stocker CowsPalpated Cows………….. 675-1235Cow/Calf PairsChoice……………………………… NAGood………………………………… NAPlain……………………….. 925-1200Slaughter BullsHigh Yield 1-2……………….. 71-78Lower Yielding……………… 62-70Slaughter CowsShelly […]

Anderson Co. Livestock Report

Date of Sale: 2-27-19Head Count: 210Buyers: 21Sellers: 32Steers/Bull Calves & Yearlings200-300………………….1.40-2.00300-400………………….1.28-1.89 400-500…………………..1.20-1.91500-600……………………1.12-1.70600-700……………………1.05-1.50700-800………………………90-1.47Heifers Calves & Yearlings200-300…………………..1.30-1.75300-400…………………..1.22-1.65400-500…………………..1.17-1.63 500-600……………………1.05-1.50600-700……………………1.00-1.25700-800………………………80-1.20SlaughterCows…………………………….35-67Slaughter Bulls…………….. 70-85Bred Cows……………… 550-1400Pairs………………………. 850-1400 SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or Subscribe!

Groesbeck Livestock Report

Date of Sale: 12-13-18Head Count: 499Sellers: 68Buyers: 43Boner……………………………33-38Cutters………………………….38-43Canner………………………….30-34Thin Cows…………………….27-32Bulls Yield Grade 1&2…………….60-65Bulls Yield Grade 3&4…..48-55 Stocker CowsYoung Bred Cows…..1050-1250Older Plain Cows……..800-1100Good Choice Pairs…..1100-1475Common Medium Pair…1000-1200Stocker & FeederCalves & YearlingsSteers Good & Choice200-300……………………………—-300-400…………………….155-180 400-500…………………….130-159500-600…………………….120-150600-700…………………….115-145800-900……………………………—-Heifers Good & Choice300-400…………………….125-150400-500…………………….122-140500-600…………………….118-131600-700…………………….115-125800-900…………………………..—- SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or Subscribe!

East Texas Livestock Report

Date: 3-26-19Volume: 1071Sellers: 185Total Buyers: —Packer Buyers: 29Feeder Orders: 16Slaughter CowsCanners…………………… 41-47.00Boning/Utility………….. 48-53.00Cutters…………………….. 54-60.00Slaughter Bulls……….. 74-80.00 Bred Cows……………… 600-1200Cow/Calf Pairs…………NO TESTFeeder Steers/Bulls Large Frame #1’s150-200………………..185-227.50205-300…………………….173-206305-400…………………….148-204405-500…………………….136-192505-600…………………….126-176605-800……………………. 118-158Feeder Heifers – Large Frame#1110-200…………………….138-215 205-300…………………….125-180305-400…………………….118-192405-500……………………. 110-178505-600…………………….103-153605-800…………………….100-140 Compared to last week: All feeder steers and heifers price averages from 500lbs and down ended firm whilefeeder averagesover500 lbsweakened by $4 to $6. The slaughter market also […]