How to take care of native post oaks
Many folks don’t realize how lucky we are to have so many old oaks dotting our landscape and inhabiting our forests. Many of our forests were never clear cut so some of our post oaks that are 2-3 feet in diameter are as much as 400 years old. Full Story
Milam shooting sports group on target at state games
SAN ANTONIO–Milam County 4-H Shooting Sports Club had 24 members compete in the Texas Shooting Sports Games held July 19-24. The group brought back 31 medals, five plaques and had three high point individual winners.
Numerous parents and relatives also attended the event. This number is the most members that Milam County has ever sent to the State Games. Full Story
4-H club looking for calendar art
Each year Milam County 4-H produces a 4-H calendar. To decorate the calendar pages, 4-H members can submit drawings for the Calendar Contest by Oct. 1. The front page of the calendar is a colored picture and the other pages are black and white pictures.
When you are preparing your entr y for the contest follow these hints: Full Story
Farm Bureau to hold
Milam County Farm Bureau is seeking applicants for a Talent Find Contest for contestants between the ages of 16-19 as of Sept. 1. Contestants must be part of a Texas Farm Bureau member family and be an amateur. Full Story