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So You Want to Start a Home-Based Business in Texas
Home-based businesses are very popular, but many fail because of a lack of planning and little knowledge about how to ensure success. This publication contains information on business management and legal matters, as well ...
Texas 4-H Horse Quiz Bowl Supplement
A supplement to the Texas 4-H Quiz Bowl Guide, this publication offers suggested questions for use in a 4-H horse quiz bowl.
Managing Your Farm and Ranch Operation
A good manager invests time in careful planning, which includes developing a vision and a mission statement to guide the business enterprise. This publications discusses management of finances, people, equipment and land ...
Texas 4-H Food and Nutrition Quiz Bowl Supplement
A supplement to the Texas 4-H Quiz Bowl Guide, this publication offers suggested questions for use in a 4-H food and nutrition quiz bowl.
Managing Crop Nutrients Through Soil, Manure and Effluent Testing
Soil testing is the foundation of a sound fertility management program, and manure and effluent testing can provide additional information for its effective use.
Plan for Herd Health When Starting a Swine Operation
In any swine operation, herd health is important to profitability. Because totally disease-free swine are not available, animals should be purchased from reliable sources and periodic disease testing conducted. Vaccination ...
Curing and Smoking Poultry
Cured and smoked poultry is a taste-tempting treat. Easy directions lead the reader step-by-step through the process of selecting poultry, preparing and injecting the brine, soaking and draining the carcass, and smoking ...
Quick Stain Removal Guide
Many stains can be removed from clothing if treated quickly. This publication discusses pre-treating and removing stains in washable fabrics.
Care Labels and Your Clothes
This publication explains the care symbols that must appear on all clothing. These labels indicate proper care methods--washing, drying, bleaching, ironing and dry cleaning. If clothes are damaged when specified care ...
Break-even Costs for Cow/Calf Producers
Calculating the break-even costs of production can help cow/calf producers make better management decisions for the current year or for the near future. This publication explains how to figure break-even costs.