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NRHA Announces New Hall of Fame Inductees

At the most recent National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Board of Directors meeting, Feb. 9, in Oklahoma City, Okla., the NRHA Hall of Fame Committee recommended nominees for induction into the NRHA Hall of Fame. The Board approved to honor NRHA past President Rick Weaver and NRHA Senior Director of Publications Carol Trimmer as the Hall of Fame’s newest inductees.

Bonanza Cutting

The Bonanza Cutting takes place in Glen Rose, Texas, Feb. 8-16, 2013. See the schedule

Ag Guest Worker Program “Unworkable”

According to an article published at Drover’s CattleNetwork website, “Congress opened the door on immigration reform efforts with a hearing by the House Judiciary Committee.” The article stated that Kristi Boswell, director of congressional relations for the American Farm Bureau Federation said “the House won’t be able to tackle enforcement without a solution for agriculture.” […]
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Hauling A Horse? New USDA Rules Effective March 11

trucktrailerThe U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has instituted its Animal Disease Traceability Program (ADTP) to improve its ability to trace livestock, including horses, in the event of a disease outbreak. The new system applies to all livestock moving interstate.

Climatologist: Texas On Track For Another Major Drought

According to an article published by the Associated Press, “Texas continues to suffer a serious rainfall deficit and is on track to experience the second-worst drought on record, the state climatologist said Tuesday (Feb. 5, 2013).” But look at the map and you’ll see that Texas has it pretty darn good as compared to some […]