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Fall armyworms on the march across Texas

Cooler temperatures and widespread rain events across Texas have forage and crop producers scrambling to fight armyworms, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, AgriLife Extension forage specialist, said inquiries about the pest have inundated her office after dry conditions were followed by a cool front...
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Acid-spraying, scorpion-like insects spotted in Texas

They look like a mix between a scorpion and a spider, spray acid to protect themselves and eat cockroaches for dinner — and now they've been spotted in Texas. A vinegaroon, an arachnid also known as a whip scorpion and even called a "land lobster," was found in Big Bend National Park last week, around the Chisos Basin campground. The park shared a photo of the creature on social media, much to the horror of its followers.
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This might just be the best chicken fried steak in Central Texas

People often ask me where to get great chicken fried steak. I’m often at a loss. Few dishes occupy a place as deeply ingrained in Texans’ nostalgia centers as chicken fried steak. But memories of the dish usually provide more comfort than current iterations. The beef is often smashed as...
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100 Years of Camp Rio Vista, Texas’ Oldest Summer Camp

Growing up a summer camp fanatic myself, I can confidently say nothing compares to the feeling of reuniting with your camp friends after a long year apart, returning to your home-away-from home and your favorite camp rituals. I’ll never forget spending those summer weeks in heat-filled cabins, learning how to be independent while still getting to be a kid. It’s a rite of passage for many kids in Texas.
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Biga on the Banks San Antonio, Texas Restaurant Review

This restaurant review will be about Biga on the Banks in San Antonio, Texas. Keep reading to hear about the food, experience, and overall impression. Here we go!. If you're looking for a swanky, fancy place to eat in downtown San Antonio, then you want to check out Biga on the Banks. I would've probably never eaten here if we didn't accept a dinner invitation from family.