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Irrigation Water Quality
Irrigation water quality is determined by the total amounts of salts and the types of salts the water contains. In this publication you'll learn why well water can be salty, what problems salty water can cause, what tests ...
On-Site Wastewater Treatment Systems: Selecting and Permitting
This publication explains factors to consider when choosing an on-site wastewater treatment system and lists the nine steps required to obtain a permit for one. It includes addresses and phone numbers of Texas Natural ...
Texas Adapted Genetic Strategies for Beef Cattle II: Genetic-Environmental Interaction
Animal performance is determined by genetics, environment and the interaction between the two. This publication illustrates the interaction of genetics with physical environment, nutrition, management, and economics.
Grid Pricing of Fed Cattle
There are several value-based fed cattle pricing systems, including formula pricing, price grids and alliances. This publication describes the different cattle pricing methods and helps you decide which is best for you.
Farm and Ranch Personnel Management
People--human capital--are an important resource in making a farm or ranch business more competitive in today's business environment. This publication summarizes the ideas about modern personnel management that illustrate ...
Introduction to Futures Markets
An introduction to futures markets, this publication describes the history of the markets, defines terminology and offers advice on how to use futures effectively in farm marketing programs.
Subterranean termites are the most destructive pests of wood in the United States. This publication explains the distribution, identification, biology and habits of subterranean termites. It also describes the damage they ...
Formosan Subterranean Termites
Formosan subterranean termites are the most aggressive and economically important termites in the country. They attack a greater variety of materials at a faster rate than other termites. Keys to identification, management ...
Fleas can be a problem for pets and their owners. This publication offers information about the flea life cycle, and tips on treating pets and homes effectively. For best results, flea control should begin before the problem ...
Calibrating Pesticide Application Ground Equipment
This pocket-sized guide gives step-by-step instructions for calibrating ground sprayers. Tables provide instructions, examples and sample formulas for determining speed of application, flow rate and the amount of pesticide ...