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    Understanding trends and/or tendencies in basis movement can help a producer make good decisions for minimizing basis risk. This publication discusses the basis itself, its variability, how to track it,...
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    A good manager invests time in careful planning, which includes developing a vision and a mission statement to guide the business enterprise. This publication discusses the management of finances, people,...
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    This publication provides an overview of the globalization of U.S. agriculture, with special emphasis on implications for risk management. To be successful in a rapidly changing global environment, farmers will...
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    This publication describes the major soybean insects of Texas, including their associated damage in relation to soybean growth stages; describes the various sampling methods for these pests; and lists the...
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    Many insects feed on the leaves, nuts, branches, and buds of the pecan tree, reducing the tree's nut production potential. This guide discusses the management of insect and mite pests...
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    This publication explains integrated pest management (IPM) practices for 30 insect pests of five Texas forage crops’ hay, forage sorghum, alfalfa, clover, and vetch. (31 pages)...
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    This electronic publication describes the major cotton insects of Texas as well as various scouting and sampling methods for detecting these pests and lists the management tools for each pest...
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    Pests such as aphids, armyworms, cutworms, mites, and wireworms cause significant damage to small-grains crops. This publication explains sampling, economic thresholds, and control of more than 25 species of these...
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    Coyotes are increasingly found in suburban areas, where they may cause a variety of problems. One of the main concerns is the possible transfer of rabies from coyotes to people...
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    Juniper can be a problem for many landowners, and there are various means of controlling it. One particularly effective tool is using goats, alone or with other methods, to control...