Texas Department of Agriculture

Summer session of Fort Bend Regional Vegetable Conference scheduled

The Fort Bend Regional Vegetable Conference is a celebration of vegetable production along the Upper Gulf Coast region. Join the conference via Zoom on Thursday, July 29. The conference will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at noon. The counties of Waller, Wharton, Harris, Galveston, Brazoria, Colorado and Austin join with Fort Bend to put on this event focusing on teaching sustainable practices to help producers maximize efficiencies and profitability. Although organizers were unable to […]

Thanksgiving: Food For Thought

Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller

An Editorial by Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller As the holiday season rapidly approaches, we are once again reminded of the abundant blessings in our lives. However, this year’s turn of events has added a newfound sense of gratitude. I think we can agree 2020 surprised us all. COVID-19 arrived unexpectedly and life as we knew it changed in the blink of an eye. Thanks to this lousy virus, even Thanksgiving might look a little […]