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  East Texas Ag News: This week’s cattle and hay numbers

Ollie’s Bargain Outlet moving into Longview Toys R Us building

  East Texas Ag News: Tips on maximizing market cows/bulls value

Tyler Chamber of Commerce holds annual meeting themed ‘I Choose Tyler’

  East Texas Ag News: Save summer seeds for spring wildflower planting

Removing barriers to employment goal of job skills event

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  East Texas Ag News: Watch for pond turn over from recent hot days, little rain

  East Texas Ag News: Cleaning up your vegetable gardens

Karl Rove talks about impeachment inquiry during stop in Tyler

Health care facility geared toward men coming to Longview, Tyler

  East Texas Ag News: This week’s cattle and hay numbers

  East Texas Ag News: Tips on maintaining healthy lawns

  East Texas Ag News: Deterring deer from landscaping and vegetable gardens

Keeping deer away from your landscape and garden vegetation can be an uphill climb.

  East Texas Ag News: Hot, dry conditions could cause ponds to turn over

Recent weather patterns of very hot days and little rain can set up the perfect conditions for a pond to turn over.

No mor chikin: Troup Highway Chick-fil-A closing for renovation, expansion

The Chick-fil-A location on Troup Highway in Tyler has announced they are closing until November in order to renovate.

CenterPoint repairing gas leak north of Tyler

A CenterPoint crew is at the scene of a gas leak on US 69 north of Tyler.

  East Texas Ag News: Tips on good hay production

  Special ranger explains scam targeting East Texas ranchers

  East Texas Ag News: This week’s cattle and hay numbers

  East Texas Ag News: Lower number of West Nile cases in East Texas this year

East Texas Ag News: Tips on defeating armyworms

  East Texas Ag News: Combating the southern pine beetle

Lola’s Handcrafted Sandwiches moving to Tyler

Due to space constraints, a sandwich shop is moving from Gresham to a Tyler location.

  East Texas Ag News: Best dove hunting practices this year

Hunters with access to areas where birds have food sources, water and roosts should have an advantage over areas without this dove season.

  East Texas Ag News: This week’s cattle and hay numbers

Here are the latest numbers for cattle and hay producers.

  East Texas Ag News: Controlling algae in pond farms

Algae is a common and annually occurring weed in our ponds.

  East Texas Ag News: How to deter deer from your garden

We have the privilege of living in a lush part of the state that is full of wildlife. And that’s nice if you like wildlife.

Tyler woman starting family meals to-go business

A Tyler woman who has spent the majority of her life in the insurance business is now taking the steps to join the food industry.

  East Texas Ag News: Having a vegetable garden year round

According to county extension agents in Angelina county, there are more than two seasons for gardening.

  East Texas Ag News: This week’s cattle and hay numbers

Here are the latest numbers for cattle and hay producers.

  East Texas vape store employees weigh in on potential ban on e-cigarette flavors

East Texas vape store employees think the focus on vaping issues should be educating youth users.

  East Texas Ag News: Choosing the best fall-planted wildlife mixtures

There are many options when it comes to fall-planted wildlife mixtures, but sometimes, random mixtures are not the best option for plants in East Texas.

  East Texas Ag News: How to enrich gardening soil

One of the secrets to successful flowers and vegetables is growing them in a soil, rich in organic matter.

  East Texas Ag News: Using stockpiled perennials for feeding cattle

We're looking at ways you can use standing or stockpiled perennials.

  Mortgage rates hit three-year low

Mortgage rates have hit a three-year low and that means East Texans looking to purchase a home should do so now.

  East Texas Ag News: Battling hot, dry conditions this summer

Here in Texas, the weather turned from a record-breaking rainfall in the spring to one of the hottest and driest summers on record.

  East Texas Ag News: This week’s cattle and hay numbers

Here are the latest numbers for cattle and hay producers all weight class averages of feeder steers ended a full two-to-three dollars higher.

Longview massage parlor to pay $2,500 fine for insufficient records

A Longview massage business has agreed to pay a $2,500 fine following a state investigation.

  East Texas Ag News: High temps expected to help with horse fly problems

Many livestock producers across the state have been reporting problems with lots of horse flies to Texas A&M Agrilife Extension entomologists.

  East Texas Ag News: The benefits of mulching during hot, dry months

When watering your lawns during this hot weather, you’ll want to do it early in the morning.

East Texas Ag News: What algae is good for your farm pond?

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  East Texas Ag News: This week’s cattle and hay numbers

Here are the latest numbers for cattle and hay producers.

  East Texas Ag News: Benefits of using mulch in landscaping

Mulch can be tremendously beneficial to your trees, shrubs, and flower beds.

  East Texas Ag News: How to manage duckweed in farm ponds

We’re looking at what you need to know if there’s duckweed on your pond.

  East Texas Ag News: Using stockpiled bermuda grass for winter feed

If you’re looking for ways to use standing or stockpiled perennials like bermuda grass, county extension agents in Overton say you can consider them for a different winter feeding approach.

Longhorn Steakhouse coming to Tyler

A Georgia-based steak restaurant has confirmed plans to expand to Tyler.

  East Texas Ag News: Time to start planning for the fall garden

Mid-August is the time to plant broccoli plants, Brussel sprouts, cabbage plants, carrots, cauliflower plants, swiss chard, collards, kale, English peas, Irish potatoes, and summer squash.

Renovations continue at Hobby Lobby’s future location in Tyler

Media representatives with Hobby Lobby confirmed earlier this year that the store will be moving from its current location to the former Macy’s building on Broadway Avenue,

  East Texas Ag News: This week’s cattle and hay numbers

Here are the latest numbers for cattle and hay producers.

State issues 2 warnings for unlicensed massage therapists in Longview

Falling the closing of a massage parlor, the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation has issued two written warnings against two people accused of giving massages without a license.

  East Texas Ag News: Managing the bermuda grass maggot

The bermuda grass stem maggot is really plaguing Texas hay producers this season.

  East Texas Ag News: The importance of testing hay quality

Hay testing is important to determine if any supplementation is needed.

  East Texas Ag News: Tips on summertime watering

During the summer, many homeowners ask how much they need to water their yard.

  East Texas Ag News: Tips on successfully weaning calves

Good weaning programs are something cattle producers need to have in place.

  East Texas Ag News: This week’s cattle and hay numbers

Here are the latest numbers for cattle and hay producers.

  East Texas Ag News: Tips on watering your landscaping in dry summer months

August is typically one of the driest months of the year in east Texas.

  East Texas Ag News: Tips on keeping plants healthy while conserving water

ere are are some tips for keeping your plants healthy and conserve water at the same time.

Chick-fil-A rolling out mac and cheese nationwide

Mac & Cheese, which is the first new menu item since 2016, was tested in five markets

  East Texas Ag News: 2019 herbicide cost per acre spreadsheet released

The 2019 herbicide cost per acre spreadsheet is now out.

The wait is over! Spicy nuggets are back at Wendy’s

In the most highly-anticipated return to a fast food restaurant’s menu, spicy nuggets are officially back at Wendy’s.

  East Texas Ag News: 2019 herbicide cost per acre spreadsheet released

The 2019 herbicide cost per acre spreadsheet is now out.

The wait is over! Spicy nuggets are back at Wendy’s

In the most highly-anticipated return to a fast food restaurant’s menu, spicy nuggets are officially back at Wendy’s.

West Texas farmers gathering to discuss hemp processing

"Farmers with real hemp experience meet with locals at Cook's Garage this week to have a real conversation on the potential of hemp to rejuvenate farm revenue."

  East Texas Ag News: Tips on polling horns on beef cattle

When it comes to your beef cattle managing their horns is important for their welfare, and value.

  Annual tax-free weekend starts Friday, ends at midnight Sunday

You can buy most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks without having to pay any sales tax.

  East Texas Ag News: This week’s hay numbers

Here are the latest numbers for hay producers.

Sears, Kmart announce more store closures

An additional 26 large-format Sears and Kmart stores will in late October, their parent company announced Tuesday, while their smaller store formats which include Sears Home & Life, Sears Hometown and Sears Outlet are set to expand.

Texas peanut producers give tour about peanut crops in West Texas

When you think of West Texas agriculture, you might think of cotton or even vineyards for wine. But did you know that Texas is the second-largest peanut growing state in the nation? Texas Peanut Producers took a group of bloggers, magazine editors and national TV personalities on a tour.

  East Texas Ag News: How to spot bermuda grass stem maggot damage

The bermuda grass stem maggot has been reported annually since 2012.

  East Texas Ag News: Putting color in your late summer flower beds

If you're still looking for summer color to plant you're not out of luck.

  Updated cottage food law gives business owners more freedom

The updated cottage food law takes effect on September 1.

  East Texas Ag News: This week’s hay prices steady to higher

Here are the latest numbers for hay producers.

  Brookshire’s reaches $10K settlement with OSHA following investigation into warehouse death

Following an initial fine of $26,520, a Tyler grocery company has reached an informal settlement of $10,608 with a federal agency in connection with a warehouse death.

  East Texas Ag News: How weather affected cotton crops this year

Texas cotton farmers whose fields survived the early season’s inhospitable weather conditions are hoping for a market rally, but an Agrilife extension economist says price speculation at this point is risky.

  East Texas Ag News: Pond turnovers

County agents in Angelina County say that ponds turning over is often misunderstood.

  East Texas Ag News: One week away from Texas A&M beef cattle short course

One week from today is the Texas A&M beef cattle short course in College Station.

East Texas Ag News: Time to prepare for the fall garden

It may seem early, but you need to get plants started in time for harvests before first freeze.

Florida-based RV business coming to Tyler

City documents show an RV business is in the works for the north side of Tyler.

  East Texas Ag News: This week’s cattle and hay numbers

We have the latest numbers for cattle and hay producers.

  East Texas Ag News: Texas citrus production down this year

Harvest just wrapped up for citrus growers here in Texas.