Owning Land

Tips and resources for the land owner and property improvement, plus advice and information about wildlife and habitat management, property taxes and more

lawn mower buying guide

Buying Guide for Lawn and Garden Tractors

Unless you are in it for the exercise, a large expanse of grass that ...

Opinion: 453 is better than 1031

Congress is looking into the idea of changing IRC Section 1031. There are options ...

sustainable rangelands

How to Create Sustainable Habitat for Big Game Production

This article is adapted from a presentation by Texas Tech's Dr. Warren Conway on ...

Water for Wildlife

Water for Wildlife

Values associated with wildlife are significant and diverse. It’s been estimated that the economic ...

Q&A with Nature Photographer Larry Ditto

TEXAS LAND magazine recently sat down for a chat with Larry Ditto, a full-time ...

tips for installing wooden fence

Simple Tips to Consider When Installing a Wood Fence

Whether your outdoor space is a multi-acre ranch or an intimate urban patio, a ...

energy-efficiency tips for older homes

Energy-Efficiency Tips for Older and Historical Homes

Eco-friendly doesn’t have to mean brand-spanking new. Historic properties come with colorful stories that ...

guide to nature photography

Nature Photography: A Natural Fit for Landowners

While a picture is worth a thousand words, a nature photography operation can be ...

energy saving tips for winter

6 Budget Improvements You Can Make to Save Energy This Winter

Here are six of the cheapest and most profitable energy-saving projects for your home ...

Red Fox: History, Habitats & Habits

If you live in any of the lower 48 states, Canada or Alaska, at ...