Football season looks a little different this year due to COVID-19. But one thing that hasn’t changed—agriculture’s role.
For the first time in 20 years, Americans voted farming and agriculture as the top sector in Gallup's industry poll.
By Jennifer Dorsett Farmers and ranchers are responsible for growing our food and fiber. But they’re not alone in working in agriculture. In fact, one in seven working Texans has a job related to agriculture. There are teachers, scientists, chefs, communicators and more. It takes all of them working together with farmers and ranchers to [...]
By Jennifer Dorsett Field Editor The Fourth of July is a time to celebrate America! Our founding fathers signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. And the world hasn't been the same since. We celebrate Independence Day with fireworks and flags, parades and patriotism. But the holiday wouldn’t be the same without some [...]
By Shala Gean Rice. It’s a staple in many homes across the U.S. and the world. Fried rice. Spanish rice. It can be mixed with vegetables, soups and even used in desserts like rice pudding. Rice is one of the oldest known foods consumed by humans. It is tiny, but mighty. And packed with nutrients! [...]