Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
The company behind the only EPA-approved pesticide for feral hogs has withdrawn its request for registration in Texas. But that doesn’t mean the battle over the warfarin based poison’s safety is finished.
Monday, April 17th, 2017
Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller’s push to use a warfarin-based poison to kill feral hogs in the state has a long list of opponents that now includes more than two-thirds of the Legislature where Miller once served.
Thursday, March 9th, 2017
A bill in the state Legislature would require that Texas-labeled wines be made from 100 percent Texas-grown grapes, rather than 75 percent under current law.
Sunday, June 21st, 2015
They are not particularly optimistic that Congress will lift the trade embargo
Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
In his first official act as Agriculture Commissioner, Sid Miller granted full amnesty to cupcakes. Miller was seeking to reassure Texas parents that it's legal to bring cupcakes and other treats to school — and that he'll...
Thursday, May 1st, 2014
As Texas enters its fourth year of record-setting drought, ranchers, along with economic and agriculture experts, are concerned about increasing food prices
Wednesday, January 9th, 2013
A visitor could get lost in Rob Nash’s greenhouse. Swiss chard and tomato plants create a maze. The smell of basil is overwhelming, and the leaves are as big as a human hand.
Wednesday, October 10th, 2012
Until the end of the year, hunters can collect $2 for every feral hog they kill in an effort to put a dent in the burgeoning population of the invasive wild pigs.