The Monarch Garden located next to the post office in downtown Milano is drawing its intended visitors. This monarch was enjoying a cool fall morning early this week. Full Story
Farm Bureau to sponsor ‘food affordability day’ Friday
To point out the affordability of food in America, Milam County Farm Bureau will promote Food Affordability Day in Rockdale and Thorndale on Friday, Sept. 27.
The idea behind Food Affordability Day is to bring awareness to the fact that American farmers and ranchers are unmatched in their ability to consistently produce an abundance of safe, nutritious and affordable food. Full Story
Six 4-Hers submitted photos for the County Photography Contest. Junior and senior first place winning photos will be submitted to the district contest. District photography contest entries will be on display during the Heart O’ Texas Fair in Waco in October. Congratulations to all of the 4-Hers on outstanding photos. Winners were: Full Story
AG AND OUTDOORS BRIEFS
Go Texan event Sat.
The Milam County Area Go Texan Committee will host a fund-raiser on Saturday, Sept. 28 at the KC Hall in Rockdale. Full Story
The annual fall tour is planned for Friday, Dec. 6 to Fredericksburg. The tour is sponsored by the Milam County Extension Education Association clubs and open to all interested persons. The charter bus will leave Cameron at 8:30 a.m. and arrive back in Cameron about 11:30 p.m. This is a great opportunity for you to get in the Christmas spirit and have a fun day with friends. Full Story