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From the Ground Up - Beef Supply and Demand

Updated: 08/08/2013 - If you had been on campus this week, you would have probably noticed a few more pickup trucks and folks sporting cowboy hats, boots, and jeans.

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From the Ground Up - Brazos Valley Corn and Cotton

Updated: 07/25/2013 - In our part of Texas, this time of the year corn and milo crops are getting close to be harvested, but cotton fields are still adding to their yield potential. The key player from here on out will be Mother Nature. John Malazzo grows corn and cotton in Burleson County.

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From the Ground Up: Forage Recovery From The 2011 Drought

Updated: 07/04/2013 - The 2011 drought devastated pastures and hayfields and resulted in the biggest liquidation of cattle herds the state had ever seen. With 2012 behind us and half of 2013 gone, local ranchers have begun to see some recovery in their pastures and hay fields. Bobby Kurten is a cow/calf operator, and said that pastures have come back sooner than expected.

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From the Ground Up: Rural Representation in the Texas Legislature

Updated: 06/20/2013 - Texas agricultural producers are always a little nervous when the Texas Legislature is in session, concerned probably most with legislation that is being considered that could have unintended negative consequences on agricultural operations.

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From the Ground Up - Urban Challenges to Agriculture

Updated: 06/13/2013 - Production agriculture is an industry that faces many challenges every year from weather, increased input costs, and sometimes unintended consequences from government legislation.

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From the Ground Up - Face of Agriculture

Updated: 06/07/2013 - Production agriculture attracts a type of person who is independent, likes a challenge, and isn’t afraid of gambling and having a big part of his or her success or failure in any given year being a result of the decisions they make.

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Weekend Gardener: 05/17

Updated: 05/17/2013 - Randy Seagraves joined Barbara Friday morning for our weekly weekend gardener segment.

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From the Ground Up - Obstacles to Building Reservoirs

Updated: 05/16/2013 - There has been a lot of talk during the current session of the Texas Legislature about building water reservoirs. In fact, there are 30 sites that are being proposed as possibilities.

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From the Ground Up - Texas Water Shortage

Updated: 05/09/2013 - Water has been one of the top priorities of the 2013 Texas Legislative Session but last week House Natural Resource Chairman Allan Ritter’s House Bill 11 that ear-marked two billion dollars in the rainy day fund to be spent on water projects was removed from the House Floor after it was ruled that it violated a rule on the consideration of appropriation bills.

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From the Ground Up - Issues Facing The Texas Legislature

Updated: 05/02/2013 - The Texas Legislature is in session. The Board of Directors of Producers Cooperative traveled to Austin to visit with elected state officials about issues being addressed in the state capital that might impact agriculture.

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From the Ground Up - Grandview Vineyards

Updated: 04/25/2013 - The wine business is one of the fastest growing agricultural sectors in the state, and with that comes a tremendous demand for Texas grown grapes.

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From the Ground Up - Challenges Facing Texas Agriculture

Updated: 04/11/2013 - Texas Agricultural Commissioner Todd Staples was on the Texas A&M campus in College Station a couple of weeks ago and he talked a lot about the challenges facing Texas Agriculture.

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From the Ground Up - The Chew On This Tour

Updated: 04/04/2013 - After many years of quietly going about their business of feeding our nation, and in fact the world, the Ag industry is engaging to tell their own story.

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From the Ground Up - Planting Corn

Updated: 03/14/2013 - It’s the middle of March and that means most Brazos Valley corn farmers have their 2013 corn crop in the ground and were able to benefit from the recent rain.

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From The Ground Up: Growing Wheat

Posted: 03/07/2013 - If you've driven in any of the rural areas in the Brazos Valley lately, you've probably noticed some beautiful green fields and pastures. Some of this is winter forage for cattle, and some of it is winter wheat or oats.

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Transparency in Production Agriculture

Updated: 02/21/2013 - With the vast majority of today’s consumers having absolutely no connection to production agriculture, the disconnect to where our food and fiber comes from and how it is produced has never been greater.

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