The 2012 Ag Census helps lenders understand producers as diverse as America.
Many Americans are looking for the peace and quiet of the rural countryside, but buying and financing a country dream home is not the same as the suburbs.
Imagine this: You found your perfect property in the perfect location at a great price. Your offer was accepted, and ...
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When leasing pasture, protect yourself with a written agreement.
If you own ranch property in the Lone Star State, you understand this too well. Every county in Texas was plagued by drought at least one out of the last five years. And in 2011, parched pastures led to a historic reduction in Texas cattle numbers, as ranchers reduced their herd size in order to cut their losses.
From your perch in a deer blind, you see a buck come into the open. As you excitedly line up your shot, finger on the trigger, you take a moment to watch him. You don’t want to take an immature buck. But you have only seconds to guess his age. Do you shoot?
Now may be the best time to create a safe haven for your family during a storm—especially if you live in rural Texas.