Is Texas poised to rebuild its cow herd?

Is Texas poised to rebuild its cow herd?

Texas cow herd decline has corresponded with persistent drought, but with drought conditions subsiding, herd rebound is possible.

IN the past several weeks, bleak and persistently dry conditions across the southern Plains lifted as much-needed rain fell.

The most recent U.S. Drought Monitor showed only small pockets of abnormally dry conditions across the region — significant improvements from just a month or two ago.

The vastly improved drought conditions have many implications.

Recently, media attention has focused on the pros

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