The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced $12 billion in emergency aid to offset the effects of new tariffs – to the relief of many Texas farmers.
The tariffs are expected to raise the price of production for agriculture while making Texan crop exports less competitive in China.
The methods for buying and selling cows are old and inefficient. That’s about to change thanks to a platform named AgEx.
Competing against millions of acres of cotton, winegrowers fear federal approval of new herbicides to be used on genetically modified cotton seeds will wipe out the wine industry in the Texas High Plains.
Agricultural America helped deliver the White House to Trump, then got up early the next morning and went back to its daily, unending chores.
Two sustainable food nonprofits will combine forces on Nov. 19 to create a pop-up dinner called titled ThanksGIVING Feast, with expert chefs leading the way as to benefit local urban gardens.
Freight Farms, a Boston-based agriculture technology company, hopes to makes local food accessible anywhere through their special, climate-controlled shipping containers.
Texas A&M University-San Antonio and the U.S. Department of Agriculture began the process of transforming local veterans into farmers on Saturday.
The map below, assembled by the Food Policy Council of San Antonio’s Urban Agriculture workgroup, is the first comprehensive map of urban agriculture in the city.
The San Antonio Food Bank sits on a footprint of 27.5 acres, with most of the space devoted to farmland that produces literal tons crops.