The Foundation For The Horse donated money to two groups assisting horses affected by Hurricane Laura, but says more help is needed. * Photo by Molly Montag

Veterinary Groups Receive $5,000 For Hurricane Laura Relief

Two groups providing assistance to horses affected by Hurricane Laura recently received $5,000 for their efforts, but officials say more help is needed.

USDA Offers Disaster Assistance to Texas Farmers and Ranchers Impacted by Severe Weather

floodingTexas and other southern states have seen record amounts of rain this spring. • Photo by Janeé OrnelasU.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Texas State Executive Director Judith Canales reminded farmers and ranchers, families and small businesses affected by flooding, high winds, and hail in Texas, that the USDA has several programs which provide assistance before, during, and after disasters. USDA staff in regional, state and county offices are ready to help.