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Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…tamarisk, and mesquite trees, farmers raised crops for subsistence and to sell to area mining and ranching communities. Most evidence…

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

…Asiatown is to Viet-style. My favorite is The Boil House, founded by former Louisiana crawfish farmers. Cajun Boot is something…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…Rose’s stone forest is due to its high iron content, which also makes it a stronger material for building. Farmers

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

…to give back to the community and help the families of cotton farmers. For example, if a farmer dies or…

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

…cheeses at Austin farmers markets and shops that specialize in locally produced foods. ­purelucktexas.com Jester King Brewery, a 165-acre ranch…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

…and a farmers market on Saturdays. 7 / Cascade Caverns Venture below ground at Boerne’s oldest attraction to see the…

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

…Spanish encountered Indigenous farmers here in 1590, ushering in a clash of civilizations involving Spain, Mexico, the U.S., and tribes…

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

…part of the tree—leaves, bean pods, bark, trunk, limbs, gum, and roots. About Juneteenth –> Devil trees. Trash trees. Farmers

Youngblood’s Stockyard Cafe

Youngblood’s Stockyard Cafe

…I find a sea of diners in roomy barn coats, gimme caps, and cowboy hats. Ranchers and farmers fill half…

Chasing Windmills

Chasing Windmills

…windmill installed. “Everyone loves a windmill,” says Peterson, “even a broken one. Farmers and cattle ranchers still need them fixed,…

Abilene at Full Gallop

Abilene at Full Gallop

…served mesquite-smoked meats to a devoted customer base of wheat farmers, oil-industry types, military personnel, university professors, and electrical engineers…

Roma Bluffs Birding Center Draws birders and history buffs

Roma Bluffs Birding Center Draws birders and history buffs

…in the mid-1800s, many Roma residents—especially cotton farmers and cattle ranchers— depended on the river traffic for their livelihoods. Later,…

Tyler Made

Tyler Made

…century ago, droughts, freezes, and disease devastated the area’s peach orchards, and farmers turned to roses. By the 1950s, some…

Cottages by the Sea

Cottages by the Sea

…water. If you get chilly, relax inside and read a mid-century cookbook for farmers’ wives. Note the sign over the…

Cool Mint Café

Cool Mint Café

…ingredients from local farmers and ranchers for her “South X Southwestern” menu. The star of the chicken cordon bleu is…

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