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About Julie Vrazel

Editor As a third generation rancher, I prefer the outdoors. After all, there’s no better feeling than dirt under my feet and wind whipping through my hair.

Agriculture: The unofficial sponsor of football

Football season looks a little different this year due to COVID-19. But one thing that hasn’t changed—agriculture’s role.

October 9, 2020|Categories: Featured, Texas Agriculture|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Beef and sustainability just go together

By Julie Tomascik Beef is “greener” than you’ve been led to believe. In fact, livestock production is sustainable, and the beef industry has long implemented sustainability practices to get the product from gate to plate. Bite into these 5 beefy facts to learn more: 1. Cattle convert plants into proteinUpcycling and recycling are trendy, and [...]

October 6, 2020|Categories: Agriculture Policy, Environment, Featured, Texas Agriculture|0 Comments

Public ranks farmers, agriculture at top in industry poll

For the first time in 20 years, Americans voted farming and agriculture as the top sector in Gallup's industry poll.

September 22, 2020|Categories: Featured, Texas Agriculture|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Don’t touch the ‘abandoned’ calves

Let sleeping calves lie. That's the advice from ranchers during fall calving season to drivers who see lone calves in the pasture.

September 15, 2020|Categories: Beef, Featured, Texas Agriculture|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The struggle for broadband in rural America

By Julie Tomascik Loading. Loading. Loading. Oh, wait. Disconnected. For many in rural Texas and in rural areas across the nation, it’s an all too familiar feeling when trying to stream content, check email or upload files. It’s been said the internet is just a rumor in some parts of remote Texas. Once considered a [...]

August 4, 2020|Categories: Agriculture Policy, Featured|Tags: , |0 Comments