Prescribed Burning: What to know

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In Texas, the Outdoor Burning Rule prohibits outdoor burning anywhere in Texas, with a few exceptions including prescribed burning. Prescribed burning is an age-old method designed to improve habitat for deer and wildlife, but it does take special steps, training, and timing to make it safe and effective. Here are some things to know about prescribed burning in Texas.  What …

What Types of Trees to Plant on Your Ranch

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If you want to plant trees on your property to improve the appearance, add some privacy, or attract local wildlife there are many species that make excellent additions to your landscape. Here we look at what types of trees are suited for specific purposes and a few to avoid near pastures. What Trees Are Best For Privacy Along a Rural …

Your Guide to Maintaining a Water Well on Your Property

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In Texas, landowners have certain responsibilities for groundwater management. This is to ensure your private water well doesn’t interfere with local water quality and quantity. Here we offer a guide to maintaining a water well on your property. Inspect your Water Well The best way to avoid issues is to inspect your water well often. This includes checking: Casing: The …