Texas audit warns of serious trouble for state agricultural finance authority
- New grant program aids young farmers. // Texas Agriculture Magazine;11/6/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p8
The article reports on the Young Farmer Grant Program offered by the Texas Agricultural Finance Authority (TAFA). The program has been created to assist young farmers and ranchers throughout the state. The program is also aimed to provide financial assistance for young farmers in creating or...
- Keep your cotton-pickin' hands off. // Business North Carolina;Nov95, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p13
Reports that Texas Agriculture Commissioner Rick Perry and Gov. George W. Bush tried to convince Texas voters to approve the transfer of $200 million to the Texas Agricultural Finance Authority so it can guarantee loans for companies willing to process cotton in Texas. Texas' efforts to lure...
- Two Farm Bureau leaders named to TAFA board. // Texas Agriculture Magazine;10/16/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p15
The article announces appointments of Will Coward and John Paul Dineen III as board members of the Texas Agricultural Finance Authority (TAFA).