TITLE

Legislators look to meet the needs of Texas agriculture

AUTHOR(S)
King, Tracy O.
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Texas Agriculture Magazine;5/3/2013, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with U.S. politician Tracy O. King is presented. When asked about the priorities of the agricultural committees in the year 2013, he says that the committees will focus on the needs of the rural and agricultural Texas. He states that agriculture is important for economic development of Texas. He also mentions that the Texas legislators are working on several water reuse and recycling bills.
ACCESSION #
87602434

 

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