"If you didn’t grow it," Miss Rosalie Wicks told Commissioner Miller, "we wouldn’t have it. Meals on Wheels gets it from you. We get it from Meals on Wheels, and we’re living, and that’s one of the things that’s helping me be almost 98.”
Spring has sprung
Spring has sprung
After a lot of cloudy days, spring has arrived at last.
From 2007 to 2012, Texas’ population of female farm operators grew by 10%, bucking the national decline. Of course, that doesn’t surprise us. Women have always played an important role in Texas Agriculture.
Long Country Roads
Long Country Roads
One of the reasons we're blessed to call Texas our home.
Texas Has Milk
Texas Has Milk
An average Texas dairy farm has 909 cows, which produces 16.1 million pounds of milk per year.
 
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Commissioner Miller talks about what makes Texas so special.
 
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Commissioner Miller Seeks Applicants for Program to Honor 100-Year-Old Farms and Ranches
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Application deadline is May 15
Commissioner Miller Announces $750,000 Grant Award to Grow Jobs in Schulenburg
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Texas Capital Fund grants help communities invest in local infrastructure, economic development
Commissioner Miller Announces $600,000 Grant Award to Grow Jobs in Haskell
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Texas Capital Fund grants help communities invest in local infrastructure, economic development
Commissioner Miller Announces $475,000 Grant Award to Grow Jobs in Navasota
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Texas Capital Fund grants help communities invest in local infrastructure, economic development
Commissioner Miller Announces $750,000 Grant Award to Grow And Retain Jobs in La Feria
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Texas Capital Fund grants help communities invest in local infrastructure, economic development
Commissioner Miller Announces $240,000 Grant Award to Grow Jobs in Colorado City
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Texas Capital Fund grants help communities invest in local infrastructure, economic development
TDA Market Recap April 20, 2015
Monday, April 20, 2015, AUSTIN – (April 20, 2015) For the week ending April 18, 2015, Texas auctions quoted feeder cattle prices mostly steady, with some prices fluctuating and ranging from $6 lower to $4 higher per hundredweight (cwt). Texas weekly direct feeder cattle sales were mostly weak to $
Housing Discrimination is Not Tolerated in Texas
Friday, April 17, 2015, AUSTIN – In recognition of Fair Housing Month, Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller and the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) reminds the public that every Texan has a right to be treated equally when trying to buy, finance or rent a home or apartment under the Fair
Commissioner Miller Supports U.S. House Bill to Repeal Death Tax
Thursday, April 16, 2015, AUSTIN – Today, Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1105, the Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015, authored by U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady from Texas. "The death tax is destroying famil
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